1 Corinthians 15:12-24 NAS

12 Now if Christ is preached, that He has been raised from the dead, how do some among you say that there 1is no resurrection of the dead?

References for 1 Corinthians 15:12

13 But if there is no resurrection of the dead, not even Christ has been raised;
14 and 2if Christ has not been raised, then our preaching is vain, your faith also is vain.

References for 1 Corinthians 15:14

15 Moreover we are even found to be false witnesses of God, because we testified aagainst God that He 3raised bChrist, whom He did not raise, if in fact the dead are not raised.

References for 1 Corinthians 15:15

    • ę 15:15 - Or "concerning"
    • Ě 15:15 - I.e. the Messiah
      16 For if the dead are not raised, not even Christ has been raised;
      17 and if Christ has not been raised, your faith is worthless; 4you are still in your sins.

      References for 1 Corinthians 15:17

      18 Then those also who 5have fallen asleep in Christ have perished.

      References for 1 Corinthians 15:18

      19 If we have hoped in Christ in this life only, we are 6of all men most to be pitied.

      References for 1 Corinthians 15:19

      The Order of Resurrection

      20 But now Christ 7has been raised from the dead, the 8first fruits of those who 9are asleep.

      References for 1 Corinthians 15:20

      21 For since 10by a man came death, by a man also came the resurrection of the dead.

      References for 1 Corinthians 15:21

      22 For 11as in Adam all die, so also in cChrist all will be made alive.

      References for 1 Corinthians 15:22

        • ě 15:22 - I.e. the Messiah
          23 But each in his own order: Christ 12the first fruits, after that 13those who are Christ's at 14His coming,

          References for 1 Corinthians 15:23

          24 then comes the end, when He hands over 15the kingdom to the 16God and Father, when He has abolished 17all rule and all authority and power.

          References for 1 Corinthians 15:24