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Easter originated in memory of the’ resurrection from crucifixion. So what is the profound meaning of the resurrection of the Lord Jesus? Why did He appear to man for 40 days after His resurrection? The following 10 Bible verses about the Lord Jesus’ resurrection and related articles will tell you the mystery of His resurrection and remind us of His love for mankind.
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He is not here, but is risen: remember how he spoke to you when he was yet in Galilee, Saying, The Son of man must be delivered into the hands of sinful men, and be crucified, and the third day rise again.
nd Jesus going up to Jerusalem took the twelve disciples apart in the way, and said to them, Behold, we go up to Jerusalem; and the Son of man shall be betrayed to the chief priests and to the scribes, and they shall condemn him to death, And shall deliver him to the Gentiles to mock, and to whip, and to crucify him: and the third day he shall rise again.
Then the eleven disciples went away into Galilee, into a mountain where Jesus had appointed them. And when they saw him, they worshipped him: but some doubted. And Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, All power is given to me in heaven and in earth.
And came out of the graves after his resurrection, and went into the holy city, and appeared to many.
And the angel answered and said to the women, Fear not you: for I know that you seek Jesus, which was crucified. He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay. And go quickly, and tell his disciples that he is risen from the dead; and, behold, he goes before you into Galilee; there shall you see him: see, I have told you.
And he began to teach them, that the Son of man must suffer many things, and be rejected of the elders, and of the chief priests, and scribes, and be killed, and after three days rise again.
Jesus said to her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believes in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live:
This is now the third time that Jesus showed himself to his disciples, after that he was risen from the dead.
But God commends his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
For even Christ pleased not himself; but, as it is written, The reproaches of them that reproached you fell on me. For whatever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope. Now the God of patience and consolation grant you to be like minded one toward another according to Christ Jesus:
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