The union that represents the police officers who secure the Capitol are making an urgent appeal to Congress to ramp up security right away, saying theyâ€™re approaching â€œa crisis in morale and force numbers.â€
For many years, scholars and skeptics and psychologists and sociologists have told us that the disciples experienced a form of cognitive dissonance after Jesus died. It so rocked their world and crushed their expectations that they went into deep denial to the point of believing that Jesus really rose from the dead.
The bodily resurrection of Jesus from the dead was so momentous it ended up changing the world. The very year you were born is indirectly tied to that event. Time is measured by the birth of Jesus because His coming was so significant.