The Triumphal Entry (Palm Sunday), the crucifixion and death of Christ (Good Friday) and the resurrection of Jesus Christ three days later are historical events that are recorded in the four gospels or the memoirs of the apostles. Explore the following questions and answers, Bible studies and resources.
Historical StatementsChrist's death is recorded by ancient Jewish and Roman historians. The following is a selection of quotes from some of these writers.Phlegon and Thallus, tried to understand why darkness covered the earth when Christ was dying on the cross. Pontius Pilate, a Roman governor, reported to Rome that Christ did miracles and died. The ancient prophets prophesied that Christ would die and return to life. The following resources will provide wonderful information about the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Questions And AnswersThe following questions and answers will provide helpful insights into the person of Christ, the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Jesus Christ, Prophecies and EasterThe following studies explain "Who Is Jesus" and provide a series of prophecies about His death and resurrection. The Bible study titled "Easter: Jesus Lives Again!" explains the true meaning of Easter.
Triumphal Entry, Crucifixion and Resurrection of ChristThe following section features Bible studies about the Triumphal Entry (Palm Sunday), the crucifixion and death of Christ (Good Friday) and the resurrection of Jesus Christ on Sunday morning. The Triumphal Entry presented Christ as the King of kings. The crucifixion of Christ is when Jesus died as our sacrificial lamb (John 1:29) so that our sins can be forgiven. The resurrection of Jesus confirms that He is God and was a sinless sacrifice (Romans 1:4; 4:25). The result is that by faith in Christ, men and women can have their sins forgiven, escape hell and go to heaven. The death and resurrection is the pinnacle moment in history when our God made it possible for us to live with Him forever (Romans 10:9-11).
August 13, 2008 | John 12:12-27
March 27, 2016 | Matthew 21:1-11
Why The Triumphal Entry? — Palm Sunday
March 24, 2013 | Luke 19:28-44
April 9, 2017 | John 12:12-26
March 25, 2016 | John 19:17-30
April 3, 2015 | John 10:6-18
April 16, 2009 | Luke 24:1-12
April 16, 2017 | Luke 24:13 - 35
March 23, 2008 | John 20:1-18
April 4, 2010 | Various Passages
April 24, 2011 | Various Passages
Did King Agrippa Believe In Jesus?
March 31, 2013 | Acts 26:1-29
April 20, 2014 | Isaiah 52:13-53:12
April 4, 2015 | 1 Corinthians 15:17-18
New Covenant In My Blood
April 19, 2015 | Luke 22:20