Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For even as the Father raises the dead and quickens them, thus the Son also quickens whom he will:
But Jesus said to him, Suffer the dead to bury their own dead, but do thou go and announce the kingdom of God.
for this my son was dead and has come to life, was lost and has been found. And they began to make merry.
We have been buried therefore with him by baptism unto death, in order that, even as Christ has been raised up from among the dead by the glory of the Father, so we also should walk in newness of life.
and you, being dead in your offences and sins --
Wherefore he says, Wake up, thou that sleepest, and arise up from among the dead, and the Christ shall shine upon thee.
And you, being dead in offences and in the uncircumcision of your flesh, he has quickened together with him, having forgiven us all the offences;
And to the angel of the assembly in Sardis write: These things saith he that has the seven Spirits of God, and the seven stars: I know thy works, that thou hast a name that thou livest, and art dead.