Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And if Christ be not raised, your faith is vain; ye are yet in your sins.
1 Corinthians 15:2
by which also ye are being saved if ye retain the word that I preached unto you, unless ye have believed in vain.
who was delivered for our offenses and was raised again for our justification.
Therefore, O thou son of man, speak unto the house of Israel: Ye speak thus, saying, Our transgressions and our sins are upon us, and we are consumed because of them. How should we then live?
Then Jesus said again unto them, I am going away, and ye shall seek me, but ye shall die in your sins; where I go, ye shall not be able to come.
God has exalted him with his right hand as Prince and Saviour, to give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins.
Be it known unto you, therefore, men and brethren, that through this one is preached unto you the remission of sins;
For if, when we were enemies, we were reconciled with God by the death of his Son, much more, now reconciled, we shall be saved by his life.
Who shall accuse the chosen of God's? God is he that justifies them.
And the others, truly, were many priests because they were not able to continue by reason of death:
And almost all things are by the law purged with blood, and without shedding of blood there is no remission.
For the blood of bulls and of goats cannot take away sins.
1 Peter 1:3
Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus, the Christ, who according to his great mercy has begotten us again unto a living hope by the resurrection of Jesus, the Christ, from the dead,
1 Corinthians 15:14
and if Christ is not risen, then our preaching is vain, and your faith is also vain.