Bible experts debate what Jesus meant when he said he had to suffer before he could “enter into his glory” (see Casual English Bible footnote for Luke 24:26). Does this mean his resurrection? Does it mean getting to sit beside God in heaven? Those are two guesses Bible experts make. Given the setting in which Jesus says it, what do you think might be the best way to understand it?
Many students of the Bible argue that the glory of Jesus was revealed in the Resurrection. The Resurrection validated everything Jesus had said about himself. Yet his greatest glory, as described in the Bible, was yet to come, when he would sit beside his Father in heaven