Sunday, March 27, 2016

Resurrection | Ernie's Musings

Resurrection | Ernie's Musings

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Jesus answered and said unto them, Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up … When therefore he was risen from the dead, his disciples remembered that he had said this unto them; and they believed the scripture, and the word which Jesus had said. (John 2:20, 22)

On the Lord’s Feast of Passover, Jesus, already physically drained from lack of sleep and subjected to  a sham of a trial by the Jewish religious leaders, was brutally beaten and scourged at hands of Roman  soldiers, experts at inflicting pain without killing the victim. Then in that depleted condition, He was forced to carry His own cross to the place of execution, and whether it was a fully assembled cross or just the cross beam, for a man in Jesus’ condition at that time was next to impossible – but He did it. Read more ...

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