45 So it is written: “The first man Adam became a living being”a ; the last Adam, a life-giving spirit.

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46 The spiritual did not come first, but the natural, and after that the spiritual.

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      47 The first man was of the dust of the earth; the second man is of heaven.

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      48 As was the earthly man, so are those who are of the earth; and as is the heavenly man, so also are those who are of heaven.

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      49 And just as we have borne the image of the earthly man, so shall web bear the image of the heavenly man.

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        • – 15:49 - Some early manuscripts "so let us"