25"Now there were sevenbrothers with us; and the firstmarried and died, and havingnochildrenleft his wife to his brother ;
26soalso the second, and the third, down to the seventh.
27"Last of all, the womandied.
"In the resurrection, therefore, whosewife of the seven will she be? For they allhad married her."
But Jesusanswered and said to them, "You are mistaken, 1not aunderstanding the Scripturesnor the power of God.30"For in the resurrection they neither2marrynor are given in marriage, but are likeangels in heaven.31"But regarding the resurrection of the dead, have you not readwhat was spoken to you by God :32'3I AM THE GOD OF ABRAHAM, AND THE GOD OF ISAAC, AND THE GOD OF JACOB '? He is not the God of the dead but of the living."33
When the crowdsheard this, 4they were astonished at His teaching.
345But when the Phariseesheard that Jesus had silenced6the Sadducees, they gathered themselves together .
35One of them, b7a lawyer, asked Him a question, testing Him,