1 Corinthians 15:50-53 NIV

50 I declare to you, brothers, that flesh and blood1 cannot inherit the kingdom of God,2 nor does the perishable inherit the imperishable.3

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      51 Listen, I tell you a mystery:4 We will not all sleep,5 but we will all be changed6--

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      52 in a flash, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound,7 the dead8 will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed.

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      53 For the perishable9 must clothe itself with the imperishable,10 and the mortal with immortality.

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