Christ is Risen, Truly He is Risen!
As we celebrate the Glorious Feast of the Resurrection, let us rejoice in the glorious immortality of man brought about by the first born of the dead–our beloved Risen Lord. While it is important to commemorate our Lord Jesus Christ’s suffering on earth it is equally as important to profess our belief in the glorious resurrection of our Lord, His blessed soul was raised from the dead. Many of the early church fathers describe our Lord Jesus as “the first fruits from the dead”.
We can surmise four characteristics of the Lord Jesus Christ’s glorious resurrected body, 1) He was raised in flesh that was impassable, 2) Our Lord’s risen body was glorious, radiant and pure, 3) His Holy body was swift to appear and disappear at His will, and 4) His resurrected body of flesh was also spiritual in nature. Continue Reading From Suscopt.org by Bishop Youssef.