O death, where is your victory? O death, where is your sting?
And the last enemy to be destroyed is death.
Together as one body, Christ reconciled both groups to God by means of his death on the cross, and our hostility toward each other was put to death.
When Adam sinned, sin entered the world. Adam’s sin brought death, so death spread to everyone, for everyone sinned.
But God released him from the horrors of death and raised him back to life, for death could not keep him in its grip.
and free those who all their lives were held in slavery by their fear of death.
Since the children have flesh and blood, he too shared in their humanity so that by his death he might break the power of him who holds the power of death—that is, the devil—
For since death came through a man, the resurrection of the dead comes also through a man.
but it has now been revealed through the appearing of our Savior, Christ Jesus, who has destroyed death and has brought life and immortality to light through the gospel.
The bible says that the last enemy that will be destroyed is death.
Death is the state of all things that exists outside of the life of God.
Through the fall of Adam, death has invaded all things, which make up this creation.
Everything that now exists has death as its master, all roads lead to death in this world.
The things which are invisible, the things which are visible, all answer to their master who is death.
The whole cosmos, which makes up creation, also participate and are under the dominion of this power called death.
When God looks at this creation outside of himself, all he sees is separation and death.
The all things that make up this life are now servants to this power called death, in the end death is the dominion and the domain of all things.
When one truly comes into Christ, who is the life of God, then one truly sees how real this reality and truth is.
Its not until one comes into the true life of God, do we really see how dark and hostile this place we live in is.
Death is a spiritual state and condition of all things.
When one truly comes through the cross of Christ, into the life of the true God, then one really sees and experiences, how powerful of an enemy this thing called death is.
One sees the depth of the hostility of the power of death.
Death is very hostile to life.
Outside of the life of God, death is the environment that is for all who are born into this world.
When God looks at humanity all he sees is separation and death.
Death is an universal force that is relentless, is has no equals outside of God, the only thing that death answers to is the life of God, which is only found in Christ.
We all by nature, live in this existence that we think is life, but really is death.
With the power of death also comes spiritual blindness, which we all have also inherited.
The cross of the universal Christ was the only weapon in this universe that could break this hard task master, which separated humanity from the love of God.
Christ descended to the very depths of death to redeem not only mankind, but also the whole creation and cosmos.
I don’t think we are able to really grasp the depth of the universal crisis of the cross, which Christ who is the life of the eternal God, had to suffer..
The magnitude of this devastation and calamity, which had to be endured by the eternal God of creation, to defeat this universal hostile force called death, was such an cosmic event, that it will take the rest of eternity to fully understand and grasp the magnitude of the sacrifice, which was given for the redemption of creation.