This is not a scripture that is intended to be taken literally. It’s one of hundreds of metaphors that’s offered in the Bible. This metaphor is not about resurrection in the literal sense, but about recreation in the metaphorical sense. This is what recreation and renewal looks like, especially as it was offered to a hopeless Hebrew nation six centuries before the time of Christ. It is literally the story prophesying the rebirth of a nation.
Second week of canceled services at the church due to coronavirus.