Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For as the Father raises up the dead and makes alive, so also the Son makes alive whom he will.
But Jesus said to him, Leave the dead to bury their own dead, but thou, after departing, proclaim the kingdom of God.
because this my son was dead, and became alive again. And he was lost, and is found. And they began to be cheerful.
We were buried therefore with him through the immersion into death, so that as Christ was raised up from the dead through the glory of the Father, so also we may walk in newness of life.
Even you, who were dead in trespasses and sins
Therefore he says, Awake, thou who sleep. And arise from the dead, and the Christ will shine upon thee.
And you, being dead in transgressions and the uncircumcision of your flesh, you he made alive together with him, having forgiven us all the transgressions,
And to the agent of the congregation in Sardis write, These things says he who has the seven Spirits of God, and the seven stars: I know thy works, that thou have a name that thou live, and thou are dead.