The Resurrection of Jesus Christ

Or, “His Resurrection.”

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The resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead is the pivotal event of the Bible, the pivotal event in the life of the Jewish nation, and the pivotal event of all human history.  No wonder we find so many references to it.  Even the list below is not exhaustive.

Matthew 27:53  –  “and coming out of the tombs after His resurrection

Matthew 28:6  –  “He has risen, just as He said”

Matthew 28:7  –  “Go quickly and tell His disciples that He has risen from the dead

Mark 16:6  –  “He has risen; He is not here”

Mark 16:9  –  “Now after He had risen early on the first day of the week”

Mark 16:14  – “those who had seen Him after He had risen

Luke 24:5, 6  –  “…Why do you seek the living One among the dead?  He is not here, but He has risen…”

Luke 24:23  –  “had also seen a vision of angels who said that He was alive.”

Luke 24:26 “Was it not necessary for the Christ to suffer these things and to enter into His glory?”

Luke 24:34  –  “The Lord has really risen and has appeared to Simon.”

Luke 24:46  –  “Thus it is written, that the Christ would suffer and rise again from the dead the third day,”

John 2:22  –  “So when He was raised from the dead, His disciples remembered that He said this”

John 11:25  –  “I am the resurrection

John 20:9  –  “For as yet they did not understand the Scripture, that He must rise again from the dead.”

John 21:14  –  “This is now the third time that Jesus was manifested to the disciples, after He was raised from the dead.”

Acts 1:3  –  “To these He also presented Himself alive after His suffering, by many convincing proofs, appearing to them over a period of forty days”

Acts 1:22  –  “one of these must become a witness with us of His resurrection.”

Acts 2:24  –  “But God raised Him up again, putting an end to the agony of death, since it was impossible for Him to be held in its power.”

Acts 2:30-32  –  “And so, because he was a prophet and knew that GOD HAD SWORN TO HIM WITH AN OATH TO SEAT one OF HIS DESCENDANTS ON HIS THRONE, he looked ahead and spoke of the resurrection of the Christ, that HE WAS NEITHER ABANDONED TO HADES, NOR DID His flesh SUFFER DECAY.  This Jesus God raised up again, to which we are all witnesses.

Acts 3:15  –  “the Prince of life, the one whom God raised from the dead, a fact to which we are witnesses.”


Acts 3:26  –  “For you first, God raised up His servant

Acts 4:2  –  “…teaching the people and proclaiming in Jesus the resurrection from the dead.”

Acts 4:10  –  “by the name of Jesus Christ the Nazarene, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead

Acts 4:33  –  “the resurrection of the Lord Jesus

Acts 5:30  –  “The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom you had put to death by hanging Him on a cross.”

Acts 7:55, 56  –  “[Stephen] gazed intently into heaven and saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing at the right hand of God; and he said, ‘Behold, I see the heavens opened up and the Son of Man standing at the right hand of God.

Acts 10:40  –  “God raised Him up on the third day”

Acts 13:30  –  “But God raised Him from the dead

Acts 13:33-35  –  “…He raised up Jesus, as it is also written in the second Psalm, ‘YOU ARE MY SON; TODAY I HAVE BEGOTTEN YOU‘.  As for the fact that He raised Him up from the dead, no longer to return to decay, He has spoken in this way: ‘I WILL GIVE YOU THE HOLY and SURE blessings OF DAVID.’  Therefore He also says in another Psalm, ‘YOU WILL NOT ALLOW YOUR HOLY ONE TO UNDERGO DECAY.’

Acts 13:37  –  “but He whom God raised did not undergo decay.”

Acts 17:3  –  “explaining and giving evidence that the Christ had to suffer and rise again from the dead…”

Acts 17:18  –  “because he was preaching Jesus and the resurrection.”

Acts 17:31  –  “having furnished proof to all men by raising Him from the dead

Acts 25:19  –  “and about a dead man, Jesus, whom Paul asserted to be alive.”

Acts 26:23  –  “the Christ was to suffer, and that by reason of His resurrection from the dead

Romans 1:4  –  “who was declared the Son of God with power by the resurrection from the dead

Romans 4:24  –  “those who believe in Him who raised Jesus our Lord from the dead

Romans 4:25  –  “He who was delivered over because of our transgressions, and was raised because of our justification.”

Romans 6:4  –  “Christ was raised from the dead

Romans 6:5  –  “certainly we shall also be in the likeness of His resurrection

Romans 6:9  – “Christ, having been raised from the dead, is never to die again; death no longer is master over Him.”

Romans 7:4  –  “Him who was raised from the dead

Romans 8:11  –  “raised Jesus from the deadraised Christ Jesus from the dead

Romans 8:34  –  “Christ Jesus is He who died, yes, rather who was raised

Romans 10:9  –  “and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead


1 Corinthians 6:14  –  “Now God has not only raised the Lord, but will also raise us up through His power.”

1 Corinthians 15:1-8 (especially 1 Corinthians 15:4)  –  “He was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures”

1 Corinthians 15:12-20  –  In this passage, Paul makes clear how critically important the resurrection of Jesus Christ is to our faith.

2 Corinthians 4:14  –  “knowing that He who raised the Lord Jesus will raise us also with Jesus and will present us with you.”

2 Corinthians 13:4  –  “For indeed He was crucified because of weakness, yet He lives because of the power of God”

Galatians 1:1  –  “through Jesus Christ and God the Father, who raised Him from the dead

Ephesians 1:20  –  “He raised Him from the dead and seated Him at His right hand in the heavenly places,”

Philippians 2:8, 9  –  “He humbled Himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross.  For this reason also, God highly exalted Him

Philippians 3:10  –  “the power of His resurrection

Colossians 2:12  –  “God, who raised Him from the dead

1 Thessalonians 1:10  –  “to wait for His Son from heaven, whom He raised from the dead, that is Jesus”

2 Timothy 1:10  –  “our Savior Christ Jesus, who abolished death and brought life and immortality to light through the gospel”

2 Timothy 2:8  –  “Remember Jesus Christ, risen from the dead

Hebrews 5:7  –  “In the days of His flesh, He offered up both prayers and supplications with loud crying and tears to the One able to save Him from death, and He was heard because of His piety.”

Hebrews 7:16  –  “the power of an indestructible life

Hebrews 13:20  –  “Now the God of peace, who brought up from the dead the great Shepherd of the sheep through the blood of the eternal covenant, even Jesus our Lord

1 Peter 1:3  –  “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His great mercy has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,”

1 Peter 1:21  –  “God, who raised Him from the dead and gave Him glory”

1 Peter 3:21  –  “…an appeal to God for a good conscience – through the resurrection of Jesus Christ,”

Revelation 1:18  –  “…the living One; and I was dead, and behold, I am alive forevermore, and I have the keys of Death and of Hades.”

Revelation 2:8  –  “…The first and the last, who was dead, and has come to life…”

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