By Paula Gooder
Even if Easter is the main major occasion within the Christian yr, we infrequently take time to discover what it skill intimately. lots recognition is given to Lent, but the theology of resurrection is primary not just to what we think approximately God and Jesus yet to our knowing of ourselves. Following the trend of her creation booklet, The which means Is within the ready, Paula Gooder leads us on a biblical exploration of the resurrection money owed in all the Gospels and in Paul's writings, in addition to the account of the Ascension and coming of the Spirit at Pentecost in Acts. prepared for day-by-day studying during the seven weeks of Eastertide, This Risen life opens with a longer mirrored image on historic and modern understandings of resurrection. next chapters lead us on an exhilarating trip of discovery throughout the New testomony narratives in a quest to find what resurrection tells us approximately existence after loss of life, the tip instances, and what it truly skill to be a Christian.