The resurrection is easy for God; Church Fathers: Day 325

The Catholic Book Blogger | 6/24/2018 | Staff
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Does the resurrection of the dead seem strangely unlikely? Well, of course, says Aphrahat—God’s miracles should seem marvelous to us. But it’s no big deal for God, who has done much more marvelous things.

Concerning then this resurrection of the dead, dear friends, according to my power I will instruct you.

Beginning - God - Adam—molded - Dust - Earth

From the beginning God created Adam—molded him from the dust of the earth, and raised him up. Now if, while Adam did not exist, (God) made him from nothing, how much easier it is now for (God) to raise him up! For see—like a seed he is sown in the earth.

If God did those things that are easy for us, his works would not appear mighty to us. There are among men craftsmen who make wonderful things, and those who...
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