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Touching Jesus After the Resurrection

Did Jesus Contradict Himself? Does Jesus contradict himself following the resurrection? I ask this because he initially told Mary Magdalene not to touch him (John 20:17), but later seemed to permit Thomas to do so (John 20:27). This detail…

Episode 41: The Power of the Resurrection

Do you agree with Paul in Philippians 3:10 when he says that every other goal in life is no better than sewage compared to discovering the full significance of the resurrection of Jesus Christ? Join Pastor Thomas Overmiller as he highlights…

The Resurrection Appearances of Christ

Here is a thorough Bible study list of the post-resurrection appearances of Jesus Christ, provided in chronological order. 1. Initial Visits to the Tomb Mk. 16:1 - Spices purchased (probably Saturday evening) Mt. 28:2-4, 27:52-53 -…

The Resurrection in the Old Testament

The New Testament clearly presents the doctrine of the resurrection. But do you know any clear references to the doctrine of resurrection in the Old Testament? Here is a basic list of some key verses, among my personal favorites. Feel free to…

Sin Exhausted Itself at the Cross

This thought captured my attention last week as I prepared an institute lecture on Romans 6:1-14. Since sin exhausted itself in bringing about death, from that point forward it is powerless to overcome new life.[1] When death unleashed the…