Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
caused us, dead though we were through our offences, to live with Christ--it is by grace that you have been saved--
and what the transcendent greatness of His power in us believers as seen in the working of His infinite might
"In most solemn truth I tell you that a time is coming--nay, has already come--when the dead will hear the voice of the Son of God, and those who hear it will live.
The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy: I have come that they may have Life, and may have it in abundance.
"I am the Resurrection and the Life," said Jesus; "he who believes in me, even if he has died, he shall live;
"I am the Way," replied Jesus, "and the Truth and the Life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
for the Spirit's Law-- telling of Life in Christ Jesus--has set me free from the Law that deals only with sin and death.
1 Corinthians 15:45
In the same way also it is written, "The first man Adam became a living animal"; the last Adam is a life-giving Spirit.
And to you--dead as you once were in your transgressions and in the uncircumcision of your natural state--He has nevertheless given Life with Himself, having forgiven us all our transgressions.
If however you have risen with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, enthroned at God's right hand.