Happy and holy is he who is having part in the first rising again; over these the second death has not authority, but they shall be priests of God and of the Christ, and shall reign with him a thousand years.
'Having obtained, therefore, help from God, till this day, I have stood witnessing both to small and to great, saying nothing besides the things that both the prophets and Moses spake of as about to come,
that the Christ is to suffer, whether first by a rising from the dead, he is about to proclaim light to the people and to the nations.'
'Lo, we go up to Jerusalem, and the Son of Man shall be delivered to the chief priests and scribes,
and they shall condemn him to death, and shall deliver him to the nations to mock, and to scourge, and to crucify, and the third day he will rise again.'
for since through man is the death, also through man is a rising again of the dead,
he is not here, but was raised; remember how he spake to you, being yet in Galilee,
saying -- It is necessary for the Son of Man to be delivered up to the hands of sinful men, and to be crucified, and the third day to rise again.'
for if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, so also God those asleep through Jesus he will bring with him,
for the love of the Christ does constrain us, having judged thus: that if one for all died, then the whole died,
and for all he died, that those living, no more to themselves may live, but to him who died for them, and was raised again.
And he said to them, 'Be not amazed, you seek Jesus the Nazarene, the crucified: he did rise -- he is not here; lo, the place where they laid him!
also to which an antitype does now save us -- baptism, (not a putting away of the filth of flesh, but the question of a good conscience in regard to God,) through the rising again of Jesus Christ,
then, therefore, entered also the other disciple who came first unto the tomb, and he saw, and did believe;
for not yet did they know the Writing, that it behooves him out of the dead to rise again.
For, if we have become planted together to the likeness of his death, so also we shall be of the rising again;
this knowing, that our old man was crucified with him, that the body of the sin may be made useless, for our no longer serving the sin;
and I saw the dead, small and great, standing before God, and scrolls were opened, and another scroll was opened, which is that of the life, and the dead were judged out of the things written in the scrolls -- according to their works;
and the sea did give up those dead in it, and the death and the hades did give up the dead in them, and they were judged, each one according to their works;
for I delivered to you first, what also I did receive, that Christ died for our sins, according to the Writings,
and that he was buried, and that he has risen on the third day, according to the Writings,
Jesus said to her, 'I am the rising again, and the life; he who is believing in me, even if he may die, shall live;
and every one who is living and believing in me shall not die -- to the age;
And the God of the peace, who did bring up out of the dead the great shepherd of the sheep -- in the blood of an age-during covenant -- our Lord Jesus,
make you perfect in every good work to do His will, doing in you that which is well-pleasing before Him, through Jesus Christ, to whom is the glory -- to the ages of the ages! Amen.
And the messenger answering said to the women, 'Fear not you, for I have known that Jesus, who has been crucified, you seek;
he is not here, for he rose, as he said; come, see the place where the Lord was lying;
Blessed is the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who, according to the abundance of His kindness did beget us again to a living hope, through the rising again of Jesus Christ out of the dead,
to know him, and the power of his rising again, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being conformed to his death,