Sunday, 30 April 2017

Death.


Most people on earth think that death is the end, the final word.

This was the mentality of the Romans and the Pharisees in Jesus' time.

They thought that by killing Jesus they would have the last say and they would "get his inheritance".  Matthew 21:38b (NRSV)

But on the third day God resurrected Jesus and raised him to Eternal Life.

And so Life had the final word.

Violence and death led to nothing.


[Scripture quotations (marked NRSV) are taken from the New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A., and are used by permission.  All rights reserved.]

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