Day 2 in the Hope of New Creation series. Today we look at life after death in the first century and consider how the early Christians modified the understanding of resurrection that was already present in second-Temple Judaism. Then we turn to the Gospels and examine a number of hypotheses that have been offered as to why the early Church may have been mistaken about the resurrection of Jesus (and how to refute them!) and then look at Paul’s majesterial work on the resurrection – 1 Corinthians 15.

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