For we know that if our earthly house, a tent, is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
And, in fact, we groan in this one, longing to put on our house from heaven,
since, when we are clothed, we will not be found naked.
Indeed, we who are in this tent groan, burdened as we are, because we do not want to be unclothed but clothed, so that mortality may be swallowed up by life.
Your dead will live; their bodies will rise. Awake and sing, you who dwell in the dust! For you will be covered with the morning dew, and the earth will bring forth the departed spirits.
Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in Me, even if he dies, will live.
Everyone who lives and believes in Me will never die-- ever. Do you believe this?"
And if the Spirit of Him who raised Jesus from the dead lives in you, then He who raised Christ from the dead will also bring your mortal bodies to life through His Spirit who lives in you.
God raised up the Lord and will also raise us up by His power.
But now Christ has been raised from the dead, the firstfruits of those who have fallen asleep.
For since death came through a man, the resurrection of the dead also comes through a man.
For just as in Adam all die, so also in Christ all will be made alive.
Since we believe that Jesus died and rose again, in the same way God will bring with Him those who have fallen asleep through Jesus.
For I am jealous over you with a godly jealousy, because I have promised you in marriage to one husband-- to present a pure virgin to Christ.
He did this to present the church to Himself in splendor, without spot or wrinkle or any such thing, but holy and blameless.
But now He has reconciled you by His physical body through His death, to present you holy, faultless, and blameless before Him--
We proclaim Him, warning and teaching everyone with all wisdom, so that we may present everyone mature in Christ.
Now to Him who is able to protect you from stumbling and to make you stand in the presence of His glory, blameless and with great joy,