The God of the Living
The God of the Living
Mark 12:18-27
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Sunday Morning Service,  March 31, 2013

In this text, the Sadducees attempt to draw Jesus into a rabbinical debate designed to make the idea of a resurrection look absurd. But Jesus parries their argument with a simple, powerful declaration of truth: “God is not the God of the dead, but of the living.” What does this truth imply, and why does it give us hope?

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