Items Tagged "Resurrection"
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Resurrection celebrated in town terrorists attacked
United Methodist bishop in Côte d’Ivoire holds Easter service in town that was site of deadly terrorist attack. Read More
Easter attack on Pakistan’s Christians
Church of Pakistan leaders pray for an end to religious extremism after terrorist attack on a large number of Christians and those of other faiths at Lahore park. Read More
Walking with Christ: Do you know the way to Emmaus?
Luke’s account of the risen Christ’s journey remains beloved reading and gives inspiration to United Methodist-supported retreats. Here is why it resonates. Read More
Easter sunrise services: A celebration of resurrection
Many United Methodists attend special outdoor worship services early on Easter morning. These celebrations date back to the 1700s, and maybe earlier. Read More
Every day to us is Easter: Experience resurrection all year long
An Easter hymn reminds us renewals happen throughout our lives. In our worship and our work, we are to share the good news of resurrection. More
Chuck Knows Church: Resurrection
In this feature, "Easter people" are asked to think about death and the celebration we can look forward to through the Resurrection. View
‘We shall be raised!’
“I believe in … the resurrection of the body and the life everlasting." Christians have repeated these words for centuries. But what do they mean? Several scholars offer their perspectives. Read More
What can Christians learn from Judas?
Christians still struggle today with how to view Jesus’ most notorious disciple. Scholars argue for a nuanced view. Read More
Chuck Knows Church: Funeral Pall
A pall is more than a cloth used to drape a casket during a funeral. Chuck tells us more about this important symbol of baptism and resurrection. View
What happens to the body after death?
The death and resurrection of Jesus laid the groundwork for Christian beliefs about what happens after we die, say United Methodist scholars and theologians. Read More
Reveling in the Resurrection
Stations of the Resurrection art and devotions commemorate the appearances and Ascension into Heaven of Christ in the weeks following Easter Sunday. Read More
Why did Jesus have to die?
As every Christian knows, Jesus freely died for our sins. But was there a less brutal way for God and humanity to be reconciled? Read More
A short film about death and resurrection
In this feature, Chuck Knows Church calls all "Easter people" to think about death and the celebration we can look forward to through the Resurrection. View
Tornado Losses, Lessons: Rev. Kelly Clem
The Rev. Kelly Clem lost her child and her church in a 1994 tornado. Now she is comforting others recovering from storms. View