“The next day (which is after the day of preparation) the chief priests and the Pharisees assembled before Pilate and said, ‘Sir, we remember that while that deceiver was still alive he said, “After three days I will rise again.”’”
The Jewish leaders’ problem was not that they did not understand Jesus’ claims to Messiahship. They understood all too well. They simply refused to believe, because they did not want to lose their position and power.
In what areas does our disbelief refuse change and resist the Lord?