Peter and John saw the empty tomb but had different conclusions

Then Simon Peter came along behind him and went straight into the tomb. He saw the strips of linen lying there, as well as the cloth that had been wrapped around Jesus’ head. The cloth was still lying in its place, separate from the linen. Finally the other disciple, who had reached the tomb first,… Continue reading Peter and John saw the empty tomb but had different conclusions

What Jesus said about the Old Testament and Himself

Jesus often quoted and referred to the Old Testament Scriptures, including relating Himself to them as the fulfillment. Below are some verses from the Bible on what Jesus said about the Old Testament and Himself.   You search the Scriptures because you think that in them you have eternal life; it is these that testify… Continue reading What Jesus said about the Old Testament and Himself

Repent

For thus the Lord GOD, the Holy One of Israel, has said, “In repentance and rest you will be saved, In quietness and trust is your strength.” But you were not willing, And you said, “No, for we will flee on horses,” Therefore you shall flee! “And we will ride on swift horses,” Therefore those… Continue reading Repent

Same scene, different responses

Chapter 23 of the book of Luke showed us the responses of the people when Jesus was on the cross.   Some women among the crowd wept [Luke 23:27] The people in crowd were mocking Him [Luke 23:35] The soldiers were also mocking Him [Luke 23:36] One of the robbers nailed beside Him reviled Him… Continue reading Same scene, different responses