Wednesday, November 22, 2006

Today's Christian clip art: The Empty tomb

Matthew 28:1-7, Mark 16:47, Luke 24:4-7, John20:11-13

Mary Magdalene entered the tomb, they saw a young man dressed in a white robe sitting on the right side, and they were alarmed.

"Don't be alarmed," he said. "You are looking for Jesus the Nazarene, who was crucified. He has risen! He is not here. See the place where they laid him. But go, tell his disciples and Peter, 'He is going ahead of you into Galilee. There you will see him, just as he told you.' "

The Empty tomb

Monday, November 13, 2006

Today's Christian clip art: The Burial of Jesus

Matthew 27:58-60, Mark 15:43-46, Luke 23:50-53, John 19:38-42.

That evening, a rich man, Joseph from Arimathea, who was a disciple of Jesus, took Jesus' body from the cross with Pilate's permission. He was accompanied by Nicodemus, who earlier had visited Jesus at night. They wrapped Jesus' body with the spices, in strips of linen. And placed it to a new tomb.

The Burial of Jesus

Friday, November 10, 2006

Today's Christian clip art: The curtain was torn in two

Matthew 27:51, Mark 15:38, Luke 23:45

At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. The earth shook and the rocks split.

The curtain was torn in two

Thursday, November 09, 2006

Today's Christian clip art: Jesus died on the cross

Matthew 27:33-54, Mark 15:22-39, Luke 23:32-48, John 19:18-30

Jesus was crucified with two criminals at the place called Golgotha. Pilate put a sign on the cross: "This is the king of the Jews". Darkness fell as Jesus hung on the cross from noon to three. Jesus cried out in a loud voice, "Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani?"?which means, "My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?". People thought he was calling Ellija. And when Jesus had cried out again in a loud voice, he gave up his spirit.

Jesus died on the cross