Questions & Answers

  1. Question 15

    What will happen when Jesus returns?

    Answer: Many things
    (a) Those who belong to Jesus and had died, will be raised from the dead in glorified bodies.
    (b) Those who belong to Jesus and are still alive when He returns will have their bodies changed into glorified bodies.

  2. Question 14

    Will Jesus remain in heaven forever?

    One day He will ‘come again’ and return to this earth in power and great glory.

  3. Question 13

    What else is Jesus doing in heaven?

    He represents and intercedes for all His people.

  4. Question 12

    What is Jesus doing in heaven?

    He is reigning until He conquers all His enemies.

  5. Question 11

    What does it mean that He was taken up into heaven?

    He entered bodily into the presence of God.

  6. Question 10

    What happened at the end of the forty days after Jesus had risen from the dead?

    He was taken up into heaven.

  7. Question 9

    What else did Jesus do during the forty days after He rose from the dead?

    He gave instructions to His apostles and spoke to them about the kingdom of God.

  8. Question 8

    How many apostles did Jesus choose?

    12

  9. Question 7

    What was an apostle?

    Someone especially chosen by Jesus: to be with Him; to see Him alive after He rose from the dead; especially sent by Jesus to teach His message, baptize, and to perform miraculous signs.

  10. Question 6

    What did Jesus do for the forty days after He rose from the dead?

    He showed Himself to the apostles He had chosen.

  11. Question 5

    Was Jesus' body the same after it was raised from the dead as it was before He died?

    Yes AND no!

  12. Question 4

    What happened to Jesus after he was buried?

    He was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures.

    ‘That he was buried, that he was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures’ (1 Corinthians chapter 15 verse 4)

    (1 Corinthians chapter 15 verse 4).

  13. Question 3

    What happened to Jesus after he died?

    His body was buried.

    ‘Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried...’

    (1 Corinthians chapter 15 verses 3 and 4).

  14. Question 2

    Did Jesus suffer punishment for every sin that can be committed?

    Yes.

    ‘The blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin’

    (1 John chapter 1 verse 7).

  15. Question 1

    Why did Jesus have to die?

    Because he was being punished for the sins of all the people whom he would save.

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