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The Resurrection

Whitebeard Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 1:06 PM
Cont. So, due to a Jewish myth, Yeshua remained dead for "three days and three nights," thereby proving to them that He, really, had been dead. Although this wonderful column is (or should be) far removed from politics, I will echo your sentiment about freedom. You bet I'm free to believe truths you don't even know exist. Isn't America great!
At the very core of Christianity is the historical authenticity of the bodily resurrection of Jesus Christ. But for His resurrection, we would not be celebrating His birth.

The Apostle Paul said, "And if Christ has not been raised, then our preaching is in vain and your faith is in vain."

Christian apologist Josh McDowell spent more than 700 hours studying the subject of the resurrection and concluded that it "is one of the most wicked, vicious, heartless hoaxes ever foisted upon the minds of men, or it is the most amazing fact of history." When a university student asked him why he...