The Victorious Lamb

The Victorious Lamb
Luke 24:1-9

The Lamb of God

Isaiah 53:1-7, 10

  • The Lamb is the key symbol for Jesus in the Book of the Revelation!
  • The Unveiling pages 60-61 (referencing)
  • Revelation 19:9; 22:1-3; 5:6, 12-14; 7:10, 17; 13:8

Resurrection means the worst thing is never the last thing. – Frederick Buechner

Salome at the Tomb

From the Foundations of the Earth

  • Genesis 3:15 – God’s promised remedy
  • Genesis 3:21 – God’s first covering
  • Leviticus – God’s temporary sacrificial system
  • Law and the Prophets 
    • Revealing the holiness of God
    • Exposing the sinfulness of man
    • The mirror of God’s Word

“Our task, as image bearing, God-loving, Christ-shape, Spirit-filled Christians, following Christ and shaping our world, is to announce redemption to a world that has discovered its fallenness, to announce healing to a world that has discovered its brokenness, to proclaim love and trust to the world that knows only exploitation, fear and suspicion.”  -- N.T. Wright