1 Corinthians 15:45-50 NIV

45 So it is written: "The first man Adam became a living being"a;1 the last Adam,2 a life-giving spirit.3

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46 The spiritual did not come first, but the natural, and after that the spiritual.4

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      47 The first man was of the dust of the earth,5 the second man from heaven.6

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      48 As was the earthly man, so are those who are of the earth; and as is the man from heaven, so also are those who are of heaven.7

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      49 And just as we have borne the likeness of the earthly man,8 so shall web bear the likeness of the man from heaven.9

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        • f 15:49 - Some early manuscripts "so let us"
          50 I declare to you, brothers, that flesh and blood10 cannot inherit the kingdom of God,11 nor does the perishable inherit the imperishable.12

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