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Easter Anthropology

“Ancient pagan views of man infested the church and have led to Christian withdrawal from God’s good world. Easter radically overturns this error.”

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By P. Andrew Sandlin

I am founder & president of the Center for Cultural Leadership, core faculty of the H. Evan Runner International Academy for Cultural Leadership and De Yong Distinguished Visiting Professor of Culture and Theology, Edinburg Theological Seminary, and an ordained minister in the Fellowship of Mere Christianity. I am happily married to Sharon Lynn Sandlin (nee Habedank) and have five adult children and four grandchildren.

2 replies on “Easter Anthropology”

Hi Andrew, when Paul says in 2 Cor. 5 that he would prefer to be away from the body and at home with the Lord, doesn’t he undermine the value of the body to some extent?

Great question. Actually, you’ll notice that he does not wish to be “unclothed” – in other words, he does not wish to be without a body. This has led some to speculate that at death Christians are granted some sort of temporary body until our final body at the resurrection.

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