He said to me, “Son of man, can these bones live?” And I answered, “O Lord God, You know.”
‘See now that I, I am He,
And there is no god besides Me;
It is I who put to death and give life.
I have wounded and it is I who heal,
And there is no one who can deliver from My hand.
“The Lord kills and makes alive;
He brings down to Sheol and raises up.
For just as the Father raises the dead and gives them life, even so the Son also gives life to whom He wishes.
“Would that they were wise, that they understood this,
That they would discern their future!
Therefore Jesus, lifting up His eyes and seeing that a large crowd was coming to Him, *said to Philip, “Where are we to buy bread, so that these may eat?”
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life; he who believes in Me will live even if he dies,
Why is it considered incredible among you people if God does raise the dead?
(as it is written, “A father of many nations have I made you”) in the presence of Him whom he believed, even God, who gives life to the dead and calls into being that which does not exist.
indeed, we had the sentence of death within ourselves so that we would not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead;
He considered that God is able to raise people even from the dead, from which he also received him back as a type.