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Life After Death Is Clearly Explained In God's Word

(Mark 12:18,24) “Then come unto him the Sadducees, which say there is no resurrection; ...” “And Jesus answering said unto them, Do ye not therefore err, because ye know not the scriptures, neither the power of God? It has been said that the Sadducees were sad-u-see because they believed not in an afterlife. How sad it is to think that this life is all there is, and then you die. Thank God that the Bible teaches that not only is there an existence after death but a Heaven forever for those that trust in Jesus Christ. In the above verses the Sadducees were upset because Jesus spoke of eternal life through him. So, he clearly said to them that they were in error because of two things; 1) Not knowing the Scriptures. All that man can offer when it comes to knowing what happens to us after death, is just an opinion, or a religion based upon fables rather than truth. The truth of the resurrection is a fact that has been given to man by God in the Word of God. All that God wants man to know about life and death has been clearly written in the scriptures from its conception. So, man is without excuse because God has clearly given to mankind His preserved Word. 2) Not knowing the Power of God. Knowing God’s Word gives us power, but so does knowing Jesus Christ as a personal Savior. The Sadducees in rejecting Christ and his Word rejected both the power of God to save them, and the power of Christ to help them. Oh, that all men would believe the scriptures and find the true power of God.


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