The same thing happened to the second and third brother, right on down to the seventh.
Finally, the woman died.
Now then, at the resurrection, whose wife will she be of the seven, since all of them were married to her?"
Jesus replied, "You are in error because you do not know the Scriptures1 or the power of God.
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At the resurrection people will neither marry nor be given in marriage;2 they will be like the angels in heaven.
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But about the resurrection of the dead--have you not read what God said to you,
'I am the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob' ?3 He is not the God of the dead but of the living."
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When the crowds heard this, they were astonished at his teaching.4
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Hearing that Jesus had silenced the Sadducees,5 the Pharisees got together.
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One of them, an expert in the law,6 tested him with this question:
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"Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?"