Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who in His great mercy has begotten us anew to an ever-living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
All things came into being through Him, and apart from Him nothing that exists came into being.
"In most solemn truth I tell you," replied Jesus, "that unless a man is born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the Kingdom of God.
and, instead of worshipping the imperishable God, they worshipped images resembling perishable man or resembling birds or beasts or reptiles.
1 Corinthians 15:53
For so it must be: this perishable nature must clothe itself with what is imperishable, and this mortality must clothe itself with immortality.