Where Was Jesus for the Three Days After His Death?
Question: “Where did Jesus go for three days immediately after His death?”
There is not a great deal in the Bible to answer this question, with 1 Peter 3:19 being the most informative. By which also he went and preached unto the spirits in prison. We know that Jesus went into hell.
Psalm 16:10 foretold of Christ being in hell. For you will not leave my soul in hell, neither will you suffer your Holy One to see corruption.
For as Jonas was three days and three nights in the whale's belly: so shall the Son of man be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth (Matthew 12:40).
And why did Christ go to hell, to get the keys of victory and to set the captives free. I am he that lives, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive forever more, Amen; and have the keys of hell and of death (Revelation 1:18). Click for more detail.
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