Resurrection People- Day 4

“Resurrection and the Church”

“If we leave him in the tomb we can systematize his teaching and sanitize his actions.  We can manage the church and keep things in order.  If we leave him in the tomb, then Christianity belongs to us to make of it what we will, to reform it in our image and sell it to the highest bidder.  If the tomb is empty, the implications for the church are explosive to say the least.  If he is truly with us in a way not so dissimilar to how he was with his disciples, then nothing will ever be the same again.”

Andrew Cottingham

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