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1 Corinthians 15:23

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But every man in his own order: Christ the firstfruits; afterward they that are Christ's at his coming.


- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition

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Other Translations of 1 Corinthians 15:23

But euery man in his owne order. Christ the first fruits, afterward they that are Christs, at his comming.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But each in his own order: Christ the first fruits, after that those who are Christ's at His coming,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But each in his own order: Christ the firstfruits; then they that are Christ's, at his coming.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But every man in his right order: Christ the first-fruits; then those who are Christ's at his coming.
- Basic English Bible

But each in his own rank: [the] first-fruits, Christ; then those that are the Christ's at his coming.
- Darby Bible

But every man in his own order: Christ the first-fruits; afterward they that are Christ's at his coming.
- Webster's Bible

But this will happen to each in the right order--Christ having been the first to rise, and afterwards Christ's people rising at His return.
- Weymouth Bible

But each in his own order: Christ the first fruits, then those who are Christ's, at his coming.
- World English Bible

But ech man in his ordre; the firste fruit, Crist, afterward thei that ben of Crist, that bileueden in the comyng of Crist;
- Wycliffe Bible

and each in his proper order, a first-fruit Christ, afterwards those who are the Christ's, in his presence,
- Youngs Literal Bible

 

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 15:23

15:23 Afterward - The whole harvest. At the same time the wicked shall rise also. But they are not here taken into the account.

 

People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 15:23

1Co 15:23 But every man in his own order. In his own rank or division. Christ the first fruits. The first order or division of Christ. Afterward. The second division is "they that are Christ's", who will be raised at his coming. The time of the third division, the wicked, is not named but hinted at in the beginning of 1Co 15:24. See also Joh 5:28,29 This is what Paul teaches here.

 

Comments for 1 Corinthians 15:23

Timothy Wayne George's comment on 2013-09-09 06:48:58:

Christ has given an order of the resurrection. Blessed and holy are those in the first resurrection at His coming. The hour is coming when all in the grave will hear His voice, those who have done good unto the resurrection of life, and those that have done evil unto the resurrection of damnation. Jesus is the first fruits, and then we at His coming. Therefore be ye steadfast always abounding in the work of the Lord, for we know that our labor is not in vain in the Lord.

 

Law Code Pleader's comment on 2012-09-15 16:16:04:

There are 3 resurrections. The first one is the reign of 1000 years as indicated (Revelation 20:3) and a better resurrection (Hebrews 11:35). The second is the last 100 years when Satan will be loosed for a while (Revelation 20:7). The third is the lake of fire where enemies of the Creator will be thrown in and burnt up to nothing. Out of the 759 commandments/biblical laws, the particular ones that apply to us - I take it, that it is the amount of commandments that you do to "overcome the world" that will get you into your own order, be it the first or the second.

 

Church Of The New Jerusalem's comment on 2012-08-04 02:42:47:

There is an out resurrection of first fruits overcomers of those who experience the coming of christ within the church has missed it

 


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