First Corinthians 15:1-19 Meaning

N.T. Wright
A free video tutorial from N.T. Wright
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Lecture description

Prof. Wright explains one of the key texts that summarizes what constituted the message of the early church as seen in Paul's first letter to the Corinthians.

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The Resurrection of the Son of God

The Easter story in the light of contemporary beliefs.

04:33:04 of on-demand video • Updated October 2019

  • Students will be able to articulate the ideas of the afterlife and the resurrection from many different perspectives.
  • Students will grasp an understanding of the resurrection and the afterlife through examining ancient Jewish and pagan literature.
  • Students will be able to explain how the apostle Paul viewed the resurrection of Jesus and the afterlife.
  • Students will understand what the writers of the four New Testament Gospels report regarding Jesus' bodily resurrection.
  • Students will realize the implications of these ancient writings and the practices of the earliest followers of Jesus as they embraced the radical concept that Jesus was raised from the dead in bodily form.
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