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“Fellow Israelites, I may say to you confidently of our
ancestor David that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us to this day. Since he was a prophet, he knew that God had sworn with an oath to him that he would put one of his descendants on his throne. Foreseeing this, David spoke of the resurrection of the Messiah, saying, ‘He was not abandoned to Hades, nor did his flesh experience corruption.’
Want to dig deeper? Additional Scripture
1 Kings 2:10-12
2 Samuel 23:1-7
1. What connections do you see to the overarching theme of taking the Gospel message to the ends of the earth?
2. What connections did you see within the additional scripture references? How did this enhance your understanding of today’s passage?
3. What similarities did you hear between the First Century church and the American church today?
4. How does Peter’s testimony that Jesus’ flesh did not experience corruption (that he did not die) impact your life?