In response to the efforts of men and demons to thwart his redemptive purposes, God himself laughed at his enemies on the day he raised his Son from the dead. But may we too join in God's triumphant laughter? There are three things to laugh about: 1) How our Lord's enemies incriminate themselves before Pilate. 2) How they unwittingly foretell His triumph over them.
Is it harmful for a Christian to sit behind a comedy show and enjoy a time of laughter? This article looks at both sinful laughter and holy laughter. Laughter is part of man’s nature as he was created by God. In fact, God Himself laughs, and Christians are promised a time of laughter. Mourning and sorrow are the result of sin, and therefore there is such a thing as sinful laughter.