1 Corinthians 15:1-11 NLT

1 Now let me remind you, dear brothers and sisters, a of the Good News I preached to you before. You welcomed it then and still do now, for your faith is built on this wonderful message.

References for 1 Corinthians 15:1

    • ¬ 15:1 - Greek <I>brothers;</I> also in 15:31, 50, 58.
      2 And it is this Good News that saves you if you firmly believe it -- unless, of course, you believed something that was never true in the first place.
      3 I passed on to you what was most important and what had also been passed on to me -- that Christ died for our sins, just as the Scriptures said.
      4 He was buried, and he was raised from the dead on the third day, as the Scriptures said.
      5 He was seen by Peter b and then by the twelve apostles.

      References for 1 Corinthians 15:5

        • ­ 15:5 - Greek <I>Cephas.</I>
          6 After that, he was seen by more than five hundred of his followers c at one time, most of whom are still alive, though some have died by now.

          References for 1 Corinthians 15:6

            • ® 15:6 - Greek <I>the brothers.</I>
              7 Then he was seen by James and later by all the apostles.
              8 Last of all, I saw him, too, long after the others, as though I had been born at the wrong time.
              9 For I am the least of all the apostles, and I am not worthy to be called an apostle after the way I persecuted the church of God.
              10 But whatever I am now, it is all because God poured out his special favor on me -- and not without results. For I have worked harder than all the other apostles, yet it was not I but God who was working through me by his grace.
              11 So it makes no difference whether I preach or they preach. The important thing is that you believed what we preached to you.