Jesus Christ was resurrected on the third day. It is one of the most important events in the history of humankind. Because of him, we will all be resurrected too. We have gathered 10 quotes from church leaders, about the resurrection, in hopes they will give you a deeper understanding.
“Because of Him, we will live forever.” —Elder Joseph B. Wirthlin
“The miracle of resurrection, the ultimate cure, is beyond the power of modern medicine. But it is not beyond the power of God.” —Elder Paul V. Johnson
“Christ was the first to be resurrected and never die again, to possess forever a perfect, eternal body.”—Elder Carlos H. Amado
“In our eternal journey, the resurrection is the mighty milepost that signifies the end of mortality and the beginning of immortality.” —Elder Dallin H Oaks
“I am sure that if we can imagine ourselves at our very best, physically, mentally, spiritually, that is the way we will come back.” —President Spencer W. Kimball
“Death is a necessary component of our eternal existence. No one knows when it will come, but it is essential to God’s great plan of happiness. Thanks to the Atonement of the Lord, eventual resurrection is a reality and eternal life is a possibility for all humankind.” —Elder Russell M. Nelson
“Christ’s Resurrection shows that His existence is independent and everlasting.” —Elder D. Todd Christofferson
“… those from whom we have to part here, we will meet again and see as they are. We will meet the same identical being that we associated with here in the flesh.” —President Joseph F. Smith
“The Resurrection is at the core of our beliefs as Christians. Without it, our faith is meaningless.” —Elder Joseph B Wirthlin
“Our Savior lived again. The most glorious, comforting, and reassuring of all events of human history had taken place—the victory over death. The pain and agony of Gethsemane and Calvary had been wiped away. The salvation of mankind had been secured. The Fall of Adam had been reclaimed.” —President Thomas S. Monson
We hope these LDS quotes about resurrection helped you feel the power of the truthfulness and hope for the future. Let us know your favorite one or if there is another quote you’d add to the list.