CHRIST – (HIS DEATH,
BURIAL, AND RESURRECTION)
HIS DEATH IS FOR THE REMISSION OF SINS,
AND WE ARE TO REMEMBER IT IN THE SUPPER OF THE LORD
KJV Matthew 26:26-30
26. And as they were eating,
Jesus took bread, and blessed it, and brake it, and gave it to the disciples,
and said, Take, eat; this is my body.
27. And he took the cup,
and gave thanks, and gave it to them, saying, Drink ye all of it;
28. For this is my blood
of the new testament, which is shed for many for the remission of sins.
29. But I say unto you,
I will not drink henceforth of this fruit of the vine, until that day when
I drink it new with you in my Father's kingdom.
30. And when they had sung
an hymn, they went out into the mount of Olives.
WE ARE TO DO THIS ON THE FIRST DAY OF
KJV Acts 20:7
7. And upon the first day
of the week, when the disciples came together to break bread, Paul preached
unto them, ready to depart on the morrow; and continued his speech until
CHRIST DEATH, HIS BURIAL, AND RESURRECTION
KJV Luke 23:33-56
HIS DEATH VERSES 33-49
33. And when they were
come to the place, which is called Calvary, there they crucified him, and
the malefactors, one on the right hand, and the other on the left.
34. Then said Jesus, Father,
forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his raiment,
and cast lots.
35. And the people stood
beholding. And the rulers also with them derided him, saying, He saved
others; let him save himself, if he be Christ, the chosen of God.
36. And the soldiers also
mocked him, coming to him, and offering him vinegar,
37. And saying, If thou
be the king of the Jews, save thyself.
38. And a superscription
also was written over him in letters of Greek, and Latin, and Hebrew, THIS
IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.
39. And one of the malefactors
which were hanged railed on him, saying, If thou be Christ, save thyself
40. But the other answering
rebuked him, saying, Dost not thou fear God, seeing thou art in the same
41. And we indeed justly;
for we receive the due reward of our deeds: but this man hath done nothing
42. And he said unto Jesus,
Lord, remember me when thou comest into thy kingdom.
43. And Jesus said unto
him, Verily I say unto thee, To day shalt thou be with me in paradise.
44. And it was about the
sixth hour, and there was a darkness over all the earth until the ninth
45. And the sun was darkened,
and the veil of the temple was rent in the midst.
46. And when Jesus had
cried with a loud voice, he said, Father, into thy hands I commend my spirit:
and having said thus, he gave up the ghost.
47. Now when the centurion
saw what was done, he glorified God, saying, Certainly this was a righteous
48. And all the people
that came together to that sight, beholding the things which were done,
smote their breasts, and returned.
49. And all his acquaintance,
and the women that followed him from Galilee, stood afar off, beholding
HIS BURIAL VERSES 50-56
50. And, behold, there was a
man named Joseph, a counsellor; and he was a good man, and a just:
51. (The same had not consented
to the counsel and deed of them;) he was of Arimathaea, a city of the Jews:
who also himself waited for the kingdom of God.
52. This man went unto
Pilate, and begged the body of Jesus.
53. And he took it down,
and wrapped it in linen, and laid it in a sepulchre that was hewn in stone,
wherein never man before was laid.
54. And that day was the
preparation, and the sabbath drew on.
55. And the women also,
which came with him from Galilee, followed after, and beheld the sepulchre,
and how his body was laid.
56. And they returned,
and prepared spices and ointments; and rested the sabbath day according
to the commandment.
KJV Luke 24:1-53
1. Now upon the first day
of the week, very early in the morning, they came unto the sepulchre, bringing
the spices which they had prepared, and certain others with them.
2. And they found the stone
rolled away from the sepulchre.
3. And they entered in,
and found not the body of the Lord Jesus.
4. And it came to pass,
as they were much perplexed thereabout, behold, two men stood by them in
5. And as they were afraid,
and bowed down their faces to the earth, they said unto them, Why seek
ye the living among the dead?
6. He is not here, but
is risen: remember how he spake unto you when he was yet in Galilee,
7. Saying, The Son of man
must be delivered into the hands of sinful men, and be crucified, and the
third day rise again.
8. And they remembered
9. And returned from the
sepulchre, and told all these things unto the eleven, and to all the rest.
10. It was Mary Magdalene
and Joanna, and Mary the mother of James, and other women that were with
them, which told these things unto the apostles.
11. And their words seemed
to them as idle tales, and they believed them not.
12. Then arose Peter, and
ran unto the sepulchre; and stooping down, he beheld the linen clothes
laid by themselves, and departed, wondering in himself at that which was
come to pass.
13. And, behold, two of
them went that same day to a village called Emmaus, which was from Jerusalem
about threescore furlongs.
14. And they talked together
of all these things which had happened.
15. And it came to pass,
that, while they communed together and reasoned, Jesus himself drew near,
and went with them.
16. But their eyes were
holden that they should not know him.
17. And he said unto them,
What manner of communications are these that ye have one to another, as
ye walk, and are sad?
18. And the one of them,
whose name was Cleopas, answering said unto him, Art thou only a stranger
in Jerusalem, and hast not known the things which are come to pass there
in these days?
19. And he said unto them,
What things? And they said unto him, Concerning Jesus of Nazareth, which
was a prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people:
20. And how the chief priests
and our rulers delivered him to be condemned to death, and have crucified
21. But we trusted that
it had been he which should have redeemed Israel: and beside all this,
to day is the third day since these things were done.
22. Yea, and certain women
also of our company made us astonished, which were early at the sepulchre;
23. And when they found
not his body, they came, saying, that they had also seen a vision of angels,
which said that he was alive.
24. And certain of them
which were with us went to the sepulchre, and found it even so as the women
had said: but him they saw not.
25. Then he said unto them,
O fools, and slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken:
26. Ought not Christ to
have suffered these things, and to enter into his glory?
27. And beginning at Moses
and all the prophets, he expounded unto them in all the scriptures the
things concerning himself.
28. And they drew nigh
unto the village, whither they went: and he made as though he would have
29. But they constrained
him, saying, Abide with us: for it is toward evening, and the day is far
spent. And he went in to tarry with them.
30. And it came to pass,
as he sat at meat with them, he took bread, and blessed it, and brake,
and gave to them.
31. And their eyes were
opened, and they knew him; and he vanished out of their sight.
32. And they said one to
another, Did not our heart burn within us, while he talked with us by the
way, and while he opened to us the scriptures?
33. And they rose up the
same hour, and returned to Jerusalem, and found the eleven gathered together,
and them that were with them,
34. Saying, The Lord is
risen indeed, and hath appeared to Simon.
35. And they told what
things were done in the way, and how he was known of them in breaking of
36. And as they thus spake,
Jesus himself stood in the midst of them, and saith unto them, Peace be
37. But they were terrified
and affrighted, and supposed that they had seen a spirit.
38. And he said unto them,
Why are ye troubled? and why do thoughts arise in your hearts?
39. Behold my hands and
my feet, that it is I myself: handle me, and see; for a spirit hath not
flesh and bones, as ye see me have.
40. And when he had thus
spoken, he shewed them his hands and his feet.
41. And while they yet
believed not for joy, and wondered, he said unto them, Have ye here any
42. And they gave him a
piece of a broiled fish, and of an honeycomb.
43. And he took it, and
did eat before them.
44. And he said unto them,
These are the words which I spake unto you, while I was yet with you, that
all things must be fulfilled, which were written in the law of Moses, and
in the prophets, and in the psalms, concerning me.
45. Then opened he their
understanding, that they might understand the scriptures,
46. And said unto them,
Thus it is written, and thus it behoved Christ to suffer, and to rise from
the dead the third day:
47. And that repentance
and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations,
beginning at Jerusalem.
48. And ye are witnesses
of these things.
49. And, behold, I send
the promise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city of Jerusalem,
until ye be endued with power from on high.
50. And he led them out
as far as to Bethany, and he lifted up his hands, and blessed them.
51. And it came to pass,
while he blessed them, he was parted from them, and carried up into heaven.
52. And they worshipped
him, and returned to Jerusalem with great joy:
53. And were continually
in the temple, praising and blessing God. Amen.
IN MATTHEW’S ACCOUNT WE HAVE THE GREAT
COMMISSION GIVEN AT LAST
KJV Matthew 28:17-20
17. And when they saw him,
they worshipped him: but some doubted.
18. And Jesus came and
spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.
19. Go ye therefore, and
teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the
Son, and of the Holy Ghost:
20. Teaching them to observe
all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you alway,
even unto the end of the world. Amen.
CHRISTMAS IS NO WHERE MENTIONED AS A
DAY OF OBSERVATION. THE FIRST DAY OF THE WEEK (SUNDAY) IS THE DAY
TO WORSHIP OUR LORD!
WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE A FOLLOWER
OF THE BAPTISM COMMANDED IN THE GREAT COMMISSION?
DO YOU FEEL SHAME THAT YOU HAVE PUT
OFF CHRIST! PUT HIM ON TODAY!
HEAR - ROM 10:17, BELIEVE – MARK
16:16, REPENT ACTS 2:38, CONFESS MATT 10:32-33, AND BE BAPTIZED ROMANS
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