What is the meaning of Colossians 1:17?

What is the meaning of Colossians 1:17? Recently I was doing a Bible study in Colossians and the last part of the verse caught my attention because the Greek word didn’t seem to have anything to do with holding things together.  So I did a word study on this. Continue reading


The Resurrection

The fact of the resurrection of Jesus is central to Christianity.  Our faith stands or falls on the resurrection.  If Christ has not been raised then our faith is worthless and we are still in our sins.

The resurrection of Jesus is also what makes Christianity different from all of the other major religions in the world. Only Christianity claims that its leader actually came back to life.

So let’s look at the evidence for the resurrection and then reflect on the implications.

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