One of the most central concepts in Christianity is the belief in the resurrection of Jesus Christ. This event, which is commemorated each year on Easter, is seen as a key part of God’s plan for humanity’s salvation.
The Bible teaches that after Jesus died on the cross, he was resurrected and given new life. This act of rising from the dead shows that Jesus has power over death itself and brings hope to Christians who believe that they too will one day be resurrected.
Resurrection is a central tenet of the Christian faith because it demonstrates God’s power and love. In rising from the dead, Jesus conquered death and offers believers the hope of eternal life. This concept gives Christians comfort and strength in times of hardship, knowing that they have the promise of eternal life to look forward to.
Bible Verses About Resurrection
1. Romans 6:4
Therefore we are buried with him by baptism into death: that like as Christ was raised up from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life.
2. John 11:25
Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live:
3. 1 Thessalonians 4:17
Then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord.
4. Revelation 20:5
But the rest of the dead lived not again until the thousand years were finished. This is the first resurrection.
5. 1 Corinthians 15:52
In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.
6. 1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to his abundant mercy hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
7. Matthew 22:28
Therefore in the resurrection whose wife shall she be of the seven? for they all had her.
8. 1 Corinthians 15:17
And if Christ be not raised, your faith is vain; ye are yet in your sins.
9. John 5:29
And shall come forth; they that have done good, unto the resurrection of life; and they that have done evil, unto the resurrection of damnation.
10. Romans 6:5
For if we have been planted together in the likeness of his death, we shall be also in the likeness of his resurrection:
11. Matthew 22:31
But as touching the resurrection of the dead, have ye not read that which was spoken unto you by God, saying,
12. Luke 14:14
And thou shalt be blessed; for they cannot recompense thee: for thou shalt be recompensed at the resurrection of the just.
13. Mark 12:23
In the resurrection therefore, when they shall rise, whose wife shall she be of them? for the seven had her to wife.
14. 1 Corinthians 15:6
After that, he was seen of above five hundred brethren at once; of whom the greater part remain unto this present, but some are fallen asleep.
15. Matthew 22:30
For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are as the angels of God in heaven.
16. Romans 1:4
And declared to be the Son of God with power, according to the spirit of holiness, by the resurrection from the dead:
17. 1 Corinthians 15:4
And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures:
18. Matthew 28:6
He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay.
19. Matthew 27:53
And came out of the graves after his resurrection, and went into the holy city, and appeared unto many.
20. Luke 20:36
Neither can they die any more: for they are equal unto the angels; and are the children of God, being the children of the resurrection.
21. 1 Corinthians 15:14
And if Christ be not risen, then is our preaching vain, and your faith is also vain.
22. 2 Timothy 2:18
Who concerning the truth have erred, saying that the resurrection is past already; and overthrow the faith of some.
23. Isaiah 26:19
Thy dead men shall live, together with my dead body shall they arise. Awake and sing, ye that dwell in dust: for thy dew is as the dew of herbs, and the earth shall cast out the dead.
24. 1 Corinthians 15:21
For since by man came death, by man came also the resurrection of the dead.
25. Philippians 3:10
That I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his death;
26. 1 Corinthians 15:42
So also is the resurrection of the dead. It is sown in corruption; it is raised in incorruption:
27. John 14:6
Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.
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