Devotional #9 (11/26/12). Jesus doesn’t care about traditions but instead a person’s heart.
Intro: The last devotional went over Jesus healing people and forgiving sins. 899 more words
Jesus ascended (went up) to heaven, while (or immediately after) He as blessing His disciples: 117 more words
The resurrected Jesus appears to His disciples and other people, and has some trouble convincing them who He is, then he has breakfast with Peter and colleagues after they go fishing, then He goes to heaven (the Ascension): Luke 24:13–43; Mark 16:12–14; John 20:19–21:25; Matthew 28:16–20; Mark 16:15–20; Luke 24:44–53; Acts 1:1–11… 81 more words
Nicodemus and Joseph put Jesus’ body in a tomb and then it’s sealed, but two days later, the women find it empty, tell the other disciples, who confirm their discovery, Jesus appears to some of the women and send everyone to Galilee to wait for Him: Mark 15:42–47; Matthew 27:57–61; Luke 23:50–56; John 19:38–42; Matthew 27:62–66; Mark 16:1–8; Matthew 28:1–7; Luke 24:1–12; Mark 16:9–13; John 20:1–18; Matthew 28:8–15… 221 more words
Simon of Cyrene carries the cross for Jesus to where He is crucified with two criminals, one of which asks Jesus for redemption; some of the spectators are grieved, but many others mock Him; the guards redistribute His clothes; then He dies as His followers watch from a distance and grieve: Mark 15:21-24; Matthew 27:32–34; Luke 23:26–31; John 19:17; Mark 15:25–32; Matthew 27:35–44; Luke 23:32–43; John 19:18–27; Mark 15:33–41; Matthew 27:45–56; Luke 23:44–49; John 19:28–37… 291 more words