Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
highly incensed at their teaching the people and proclaiming in the case of Jesus the Resurrection from among the dead.
That same Jesus God raised to life on the third day, and permitted Him to appear unmistakably,
"But God raised Him from the dead.
seeing that He has appointed a day on which, before long, He will judge the world in righteousness, through the instrumentality of a man whom He has pre-destined to this work, and has made the fact certain to every one by raising Him from the dead."
But they quarrelled with him about certain matters connected with their own religion, and about one Jesus who had died, but--so Paul persistently maintained--is now alive.
The reply of Jesus was, "You are in error, through ignorance of the Scriptures and of the power of God.
For no promise from God will be impossible of fulfilment."
"Things impossible with man," He replied, "are possible with God."
Wonder not at this. For a time is coming when all who are in the graves will hear His voice and will come forth--
1 Corinthians 15:12
But if Christ is preached as having risen from the dead, how is it that some of you say that there is no such thing as a resurrection of the dead?
who, in the exercise of the power which He has even to subject all things to Himself, will transform this body of our humiliation until it resembles His own glorious body.