For if the dead are not raised, then not even Christ has been raised.
The 1 guards were shaken and became like dead men because they were so afraid of him.
But someone will say, “How are the dead raised? With what kind of body will they come?”
The blind see, the 1 lame walk, lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the poor have good news proclaimed to them.
But even Moses revealed that the dead are raised 1 in the passage about the bush, 2 where he calls the Lord the God of Abraham and the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob. 3
Otherwise, what will those do who are baptized for the dead? 1 If the dead are not raised at all, then why are they baptized for them?
If from a human point of view I fought with wild beasts at Ephesus, 1 what did it benefit me? If the dead are not raised, let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we die. 2
in a moment, in the blinking 1 of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed.
For the Lord himself will come down from heaven with a shout of command, with the voice of the archangel, 1 and with the trumpet of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first.
So 1 he answered them, 2 “Go tell 3 John what you have seen and heard: 4 The blind see, the lame walk, lepers are cleansed, the 5 deaf hear, the dead are raised, the poor have good news proclaimed to them.
I tell you the solemn truth, 1 a time 2 is coming – and is now here – when the dead will hear the voice of the Son of God, and those who hear will live.
Also, we are found to be false witnesses about God, because we have testified against God that he raised Christ from the dead, when in reality he did not raise him, if indeed the dead are not raised.
Then 1 I heard a voice from heaven say, “Write this: ‘Blessed are the dead, those who die in the Lord from this moment on!’” “Yes,” says the Spirit, “so they can rest from their hard work, 2 because their deeds will follow them.” 3
And I saw the dead, the great and the small, standing before the throne. Then 1 books were opened, and another book was opened – the book of life. 2 So 3 the dead were judged by what was written in the books, according to their deeds. 4