Harmonizing the gospel accounts gives us an insightful, composite view of the resurrection timeline as we consider the greatest event in history! Why do you seek the living among the dead? He is not here, for He is risen!
1 Cor 15:1-4. All through the Old Testament, with prophecies, types and shadows, there are incredible predictions and allusions to the cross. The cross is the glorious centre piece of the scriptures and the gospel, where Christ died for our sins, according to the scriptures.
Matt 21:1-17. On that first Palm Sunday, Jesus rode into Jerusalem presenting himself as the Israel’s Messiah-King. For the hearts that were ready, it was a time to rejoice, for others it was the opportunity to repent. What would our needed response be ?
When Jesus died, was buried, and rose again, he fulfilled countless prophecies, shadows, and types. Among them were the Jewish feasts, just awaiting fulfillment by the reality of Christ and his work. As we consider the Spring feasts together, our hearts stand in wonder at Jesus, our Passover, and our Firstfruits!
Ex 12:3-11. Not only was the Passover a memorial, in that it looked back to the deliverance of the Jews from Egypt, but it was also prophetic or typical in that it looked ahead to Jesus, the true Passover Lamb. We stand in wonder as we recognize how the various elements of the Seder meal […]