But those who are considered worthy of taking part in that age1 and in the resurrection from the dead will neither marry nor be given in marriage,
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and they can no longer die; for they are like the angels. They are God's children,2 since they are children of the resurrection.
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But in the account of the bush, even Moses showed that the dead rise, for he calls the Lord 'the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob.'3
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He is not the God of the dead, but of the living, for to him all are alive."
Some of the teachers of the law responded, "Well said, teacher!"
And no one dared to ask him any more questions.4
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Then Jesus said to them, "How is it that they say the Christ is the Son of David?5
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David himself declares in the Book of Psalms: " 'The Lord said to my Lord: "Sit at my right hand
until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet." '6
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David calls him 'Lord.' How then can he be his son?"
While all the people were listening, Jesus said to his disciples,