I was struck by something I read in Matthew 28. To give some context, Jesus has risen, and commanded that His disciples meet Him in Galilee. So they go, and when they get there, this is what Matthew records:
And when they saw him they worshiped him, but some doubted.
The same Jesus who, just days before, was beaten beyond human likeness.Who was nailed to a roman cross.
Whose heart was pierced by a spear to confirm His death. Whose body was wrapped in linens and sealed in a tomb for days.
Standing before them. Literally, physically.
“But some doubted.” [Read more...]