If a human being dies, will he live again? I will endure the entire time of my assigned service, until I am changed.
"There is hope for the tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and that its shoots won't stop growing.
The LORD asked me, "Son of Man, will these bones ever live?" "Lord GOD," I replied, "you know the answer to that!"
1 Samuel 2:6
The LORD kills and gives life, he brings people down to where the dead are and he raises them up.
They kept the matter to themselves but argued about what "rising from the dead" meant.
That same day some Sadducees, who claim there is no resurrection, came to Jesus and asked him,
Then some Sadducees, who claim there is no resurrection, came to Jesus and asked him,
Now some Sadducees, who claim there is no resurrection, came to Jesus
because the Sadducees say that there is no resurrection and that there is no such thing as an angel or spirit, but the Pharisees believe in all those things.
Why is it thought incredible by all of you that God should raise the dead?
When they heard about a resurrection of the dead, some began joking about it, while others said, "We will hear you again about this."
1 Corinthians 15:13
If there is no resurrection of the dead, then the Messiah has not been raised,
1 Corinthians 15:12
Now if we preach that the Messiah has been raised from the dead, how can some of you keep claiming there is no resurrection of the dead?
1 Corinthians 15:15
In addition, we are found to be false witnesses about God because we testified on God's behalf that he raised the Messiah whom he did not raise if in fact it is true that the dead are not raised.
1 Corinthians 15:29
Otherwise, what will those people do who are being baptized because of those who have died? If the dead are not raised at all, why are they being baptized because of them?
1 Corinthians 15:32
If I have fought with wild animals in Ephesus from merely human motives, what do I get out of it? If the dead are not raised, "Let's eat and drink, for tomorrow we die."