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The Resurrection of Christ in Vršovice

Tags: church birds
Creator: milos (Miloš Vojtěchov...)
Submitted: 2023-04-14
Recorded: 2023-04-09
Licence: Creative Commons Licence
Download: velikonoce23.mp3

The Resurrection of Christ, a central doctrine of Christianity, is based on the belief that Jesus Christ was raised from the dead on the third day after his Crucifixion and that through his conquering of death all believers will subsequently share in his victory over “sin, death, and the Devil.” The celebration of this event, called Easter, or the Festival of the Resurrection, is the major feast day of the church. The accounts of the Resurrection of Jesus are found in the four Gospels—Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John—and various theological expressions of the early church’s universal conviction and consensus that Christ rose from the dead are found throughout the rest of the New Testament, especially in the letters of the Apostle Paul (e.g., 1 Corinthians 15).

According to the Gospel accounts, certain woman disciples went to the tomb of Jesus, which was located in the garden of Joseph of Arimathea, a member of the Sanhedrin (the supreme Jewish religious court) and a secret disciple of Jesus. They found the stone sealing the tomb moved and the tomb empty, and they informed Peter and other disciples that the body of Jesus was not there.

Someone allegedly seen him walking the streets of Jerusalem, Galilee and elsewhere. Maybe some man saw him sitting on a bench in park on Čechovo náměstí, and on Moskevská street in Vršovice. However, after 40 days or so, Jesus ascended to heaven. And will come back only for the Great Inventory, the Last Judgment, or the End of the World.