“… Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures; And … he was buried, and … he rose again the third day according to the Scriptures”. (1 Cor 15:3,4).
The Lord Jesus Christ died to take away the condemnation of our sins. Also He died to bring into us a new power which helps unto die to our old sinful nature. By taking into us the power of the death of the Lord Jesus Christ we can conquer sin.
Secondly, through the power of the burial of our Lord Jesus our sins are buried, thus, freeing us from a guilty conscience. It is easy to understand that every sin we commit kills our conscience to a certain extent. Imagine a man about to tell a lie. His conscience tells him, “Don’t tell a lie!” But he says to his conscience, “Keep quiet.” Finally his conscience becomes silent and dead…
View original post 289 more words