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Date: Saturday, 11 July 2020
Passage: 1 Corinthians 15:24-28

What does Paul mean when he says that Christ will hand over the kingdom to God the Father?

Word

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Why is the resurrection of Christ so central to the Gospel? Consider what Rom. 1:1-4 tells us the Gospel is. Firstly, this Gospel belongs to God. Secondly, it is promised in the Old Testament Scripture. Thirdly, it centres on the Son of God, our Lord Jesus Christ. V. 3 says He came as a descendant of David, taking on the physical weaknesses of our flesh, veiling His divine glory to live an earthly life. V. 4 indicates however, the resurrection restored Him to the glory He once shared with the Father, just as He had prayed in John 17:5. 

Though He is the eternal Son, v. 4 says...