3 For what I received I passed on to you as of first importancea : that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures,

Read 1 Corinthians 15:3 Using Other Translations

For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures;
For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received: that Christ died for our sins in accordance with the Scriptures,
I passed on to you what was most important and what had also been passed on to me. Christ died for our sins, just as the Scriptures said.

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