Jesus Performed Resurrections

“You don’t have to wait for the End. I am, right now, Resurrection and Life. The one who believes in me, even though he or she dies, will live. And everyone who lives believing in me does not ultimately die at all. Do you believe this?”

(John 11:25-26)

Very rarely will you see me at funerals. I’m not sure why that is. At first, I thought there was something wrong with me, but then was reminded of the fact that Jesus Himself couldn’t stand death either. Have you noticed how every funeral He attended, He brought the dead to life? Jairus’ daughter, the widow’s son and Lazarus. I came across an interesting post that confirmed this view. It said, “Jesus didn’t conduct funerals at all. He only performed resurrections. Not one person died in his presence. He came upon those who were already dead and resurrected them and gave them new life.” It is He who promises us that if we believe in Him, we too will live again.

Inside The Garden Tomb in Jerusalem

Published by risingwiththeson

Farah obtained her Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree (with a double major in English and Religious Studies) from the University of Toronto, where she also completed her Bachelor of Education (OISE). While she enjoys teaching, writing gives Farah equal pleasure. She began to exercise this passion with the publication of "Rising with the Son," her daily devotional blog. It is designed to help strengthen the faith of her readers in Jesus. Through her writing, it is Farah's wish to inspire others and help them develop a closer relationship with God and His Son, Jesus Christ.

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