]quote]"That I may know Him . . being made conformable unto His death " (Philippians 3:10). [/quote]
What is the power that rose Jesus from the dead? Romans 6:3-5 by baptism into death through the glory of the Father. John 11:25-26 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live even if he dies, 26 and the one who lives and believes in me will never die. Do you believe this?”
The life that emerges from death is administered by a loving, nail-pierced hand.
A very deep figure of speech, by the nails and spear that wounded Jesus body results the oozing of his blood, Leviticus 17:11 “life is ni its blood” so when his blood has pour out to the ground he gave up the spirit and died; because without dying in flesh Jesus will not be resurrected.1 Corinthians 15:36
"As with the seed that is buried once for all, but then disintegrated through a gradual process that sets free the new life, even so does our Father deal with our old nature by delivering it to death with the Lord Jesus once for all, and then bringing about its mortifying in detail through the circumstances of daily life, until the power of the old man has lost its hold on us. " -L.T.
John 12:24 I tell you the solemn truth, unless a kernel of wheat falls into the ground and dies, it remains by itself alone. But if it dies, it produces much grain, the kernel of wheat is the seed which is the Word of God John 1:1 Luke 8:11who was sent to the world so that anyone who believe on him will have everlasting life John 3:16
"We are going to have to learn death in order to know life. Redemption must be known first, and the ultimate effect will be
"But because God has brought me to Himself, He is putting His finger on everything that hinders complete dependence upon Him, or my soul's full enjoyment of Himself. So count it not strange, though it be a fiery trial d which is to try you; for the Father will have you drink of the very thing (death) that redeemed you.
" Death is the opposite of life/It is the life which Jesus sacrifice for us and redeemed us from our sins by offring his unblemished and unspotted blood which is the symbol of life and death. Jesu did not offer his blood in the altar of the Holiest because he has no blood when he ascended to heaven.