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The Resurrection

Whitebeard Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 4:03 PM
Wayne: Hello. That sounds right to me...and yet I just replied to Corbett that the precise dating of His birth pales to insignificance in view of His life, death, resurrection, ascension, and promise to return to establish "the Kingdom from above" (one of Matthew's favorite expressions). Have a great day!
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...