Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are as the angels of God in heaven.
"Is not this the cause of your error," replied Jesus--"your ignorance alike of the Scriptures and of the power of God?
"The men of this age," replied Jesus, "marry, and the women are given in marriage.
Wonder not at this. For a time is coming when all who are in the graves will hear His voice and will come forth--
1 Corinthians 7:29
Yet of this I warn you, brethren: the time has been shortened--so that henceforth those who have wives should be as though they had none,
1 John 3:1
See what marvellous love the Father has bestowed upon us--that we should be called God's children: and that is what we are. For this reason the world does not recognize us--because it has not known Him.
Then will the righteous shine out like the sun in their Father's Kingdom. Listen, every one who has ears!
"Beware of ever despising one of these little ones, for I tell you that in Heaven their angels have continual access to my Father who is in Heaven.
1 John 3:2
Dear friends, we are now God's children, but what we are to be in the future has not yet been fully revealed. We know that if Christ reappears we shall be like Him, because we shall see Him as He is.
And now they sing a new song. "It is fitting," they say, "that Thou shouldst be the One to take the book And break its seals; Because Thou hast been offered in sacrifice, And hast purchased for God with Thine own blood Some out of every tribe and language and people and nation,
Then I fell at his feet to worship him. But he exclaimed, "Oh, do not do that. I am a fellow bondservant of yours and a fellow bondservant of your brethren who have borne testimony to Jesus. Worship God." Testimony to Jesus is the spirit which underlies Prophecy.
Why is it deemed with all of you a thing past belief if God raises the dead to life?