He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay. – Matthew 28:6 (KJV)
Because of the Resurrection, Christians receive both eternal life (John 11:25) and spiritual power (Ephesians 1:19, 20). Christ’s resurrection also provides for the future resurrection of believers (1 Corinthians 15:20) and is the key to victory in life because of the union with Christ (Ephesians 2:6).
5 Things to Know About the Resurrection of Christ
- The Resurrection was the the physical renewing of His life.
- The Resurrection accomplished the reunion of His body and His spirit.
- The Resurrection established the subjugation of death under Him.
- The Resurrection resulted in the attainment of His new position.
- Through the Resurrection, He received a transfigured body
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