Pastor Robert Jeffers Baptist Church Dallas : Why we Celebrate The Death and Resurrection of Christ

Did you know every time Christians gather for the Lord’s Supper we are celebrating the murder of Jesus Christ? Did you realize we also celebrate His death by putting people into the water during baptism? Why do we celebrate the Lord’s murder? Because the story doesn’t end with an empty cross. It ends with an empty tomb. That is why we’re able to celebrate the death of Christ. 

And both of those ordinances, the Lord’s Supper and baptism, link the death of Christ with the resurrection of Christ. The fact that the early church started celebrating the death of Christ is a strong proof for the resurrection of Jesus from the dead. Read more at

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