Easter Sunday.......He is Risen

by Art Bee April. 24, 2011 5550 views

After the Romans crucified Jesus, he was buried in a new tomb but he rose from the dead and appeared to many people over a span of forty days before his return to heaven (Ascension). Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus on Easter Sunday, the third day after Good Friday which marks his crucifixion. Easter's date corresponds roughly with Passover, the Jewish observance associated with the Exodus.

Jesus' Resurrection - Individual Decisions

The men who witnessed Jesus' Resurrection testified to it with their lives. Their testimony, besides the compelling evidences presented in the Bible itself has inspired millions more to follow suit – To suffer persecution and death at the hands of an unbelieving world for the knowledge that Jesus Christ is the Son of God Almighty. That He came to earth to die for our sins as was foretold in the Bible hundreds of years before His miraculous birth. That He died upon the cross and rose again. That He presented Himself to hundreds of disciples before returning to heaven. That He will return again at the end of the age. These men did not proclaim their beloved Gospel with their words. They cried out to the world with their very lives. This, as well as detailed prophecy and such compelling evidence as the empty tomb itself, add proof to their claims. Thus, mankind the world over has the opportunity to accept or reject the Resurrection based upon their own convictions. It is not for a lack of witnesses to the event, nor a lack of evidence.

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Olga Helys 6 years, 5 months ago

So creative
Hope you had a happy easter

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Roger 6 years, 5 months ago

great post

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Pauline Wilson Brooks 6 years, 5 months ago

Interesting shot - very creative

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Tom 6 years, 5 months ago

Happy Easter

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Eric J H Joyce 6 years, 5 months ago

Nice post.

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Patricia Gonzales 6 years, 5 months ago

Amen ... God bless you and yours! Happy Easter and thank you for the enlightening photo!

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Finbarr 6 years, 5 months ago

Excellent Post, Happy Easter !

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Hong S 6 years, 5 months ago

Happy Easter

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Mallusatish Reddy 6 years, 5 months ago

Excellent post and Happy Easter

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Dave 6 years, 5 months ago

Happy Easter. This is a beautiful image and reminder.

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