He is Risen!
Christ Is Risen As Foretold by Prophets
“For I know that my redeemer liveth, and that He shall stand at the latter day upon the earth.” Job 19:25 “For Thou wilt not leave my soul in hell; neither wilt Thou suffer thine Holy One to see corruption.” Psalm 16:10 “But God will redeem my soul from the power of the grave: for He shall receive me.” Psalm 49:15
Christ Is Risen As Promised by Himself
“From that time forth began Jesus to shew unto His disciples, how that He must go unto Jerusalem, and suffer many things of the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and be raised again the third day.” Matthew 16:21. “…Jesus said unto them, The Son of man shall be betrayed into the hands of men: and they shall kill Him, and the third day He shall be raised again.” Matthew 17:22-23. “And Jesus… said,… the Son of man… the third day… shall rise again.” Matthew 20:17-19.
Christ Is Risen As Declared by Witnesses
“And the angel answered and said unto the women, Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified. He is not here: for He is risen, as He said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay.” Matthew 28:5-6 “But Peter… said… David… being a prophet, and knowing that God… would raise up Christ to sit on His throne; He seeing this before spake of the resurrection of Christ, that His soul was not left in hell, neither His flesh did see corruption.” Acts 2:14, 29-31 “And with great power gave the apostles witness of the resurrection of the Lord Jesus: and great grace was upon them all.” Acts 4:33 “Then Paul… said… God raised Him from the dead: and He was seen many days.” Acts 13:16, 30-31 “…the gospel which I preached unto you,… by which also ye are saved,… how that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures; and that He was buried, and that He rose again the third day… After that, He was seen of above five hundred brethren.” I Corinthians 15:1-4, 6
Christ Is Risen As provided by God
“God was manifest in the flesh,… believed on in the world, received up into glory.” I Timothy 3:16 “…If we believe on Him that raised up Jesus our Lord from the dead; who was delivered for our offenses, and was raised again for our justification.” Romans 4:24-25 “That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised Him from the dead, thou shalt be saved.” Romans 10:9
Christ Is Risen For Newness of Life
“As Christ was raised up from the dead… even so we also should walk in newness of life.” Romans 6:4 “If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God.” Colossians 3:1 “For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with Him.” I Thessalonians 4:14