But God raised
For if the dead are not raised, then not even Christ has been raised.
For since death came through a man,
But Jesus said to him, “Follow me, and let the dead bury their own dead.”
For just as the body without the spirit is dead, so also faith without works is dead.
Now if Christ is being preached as raised from the dead,
Otherwise, what will those do who are baptized for the dead?
He is not the God of the dead but of the living.
Now he is not God of the dead, but of the living,
(For they did not yet understand
This was now the third time Jesus was revealed to the disciples after he was raised from the dead.
Why do you people
or “Who will descend into the abyss?”
For this reason Christ died and returned to life, so that he may be the Lord of both the dead and the living.
But if there is no resurrection of the dead, then not even Christ has been raised.
But now Christ has been raised from the dead, the firstfruits of those who have fallen asleep.
But someone will say, “How are the dead raised? With what kind of body will they come?”