1 Corinthians 15:3

“For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For I deliuered vnto you first of all, that which I also receiued, how that Christ died for our sinnes according to the Scriptures:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For I delivered unto you first of all that which also I received: that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures;
- American Standard Version (1901)

For I gave to you first of all what was handed down to me, how Christ underwent death for our sins, as it says in the Writings;
- Basic English Bible

For I delivered to you, in the first place, what also I had received, that Christ died for our sins, according to the scriptures;
- Darby Bible

For I delivered to you first of all, that which I also received, that Christ died for our sins, according to the scriptures;
- Webster's Bible

For I repeated to you the all-important fact which also I had been taught, that Christ died for our sins in accordance with the Scriptures;
- Weymouth Bible

For I delivered to you first of all that which I also received: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures,
- World English Bible

For Y bitook to you at the bigynnyng that thing which also Y haue resseyued; that Crist was deed for oure synnes, bi the scripturis;
- Wycliffe Bible

for I delivered to you first, what also I did receive, that Christ died for our sins, according to the Writings,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 15:3


15:3 I received - From Christ himself. It was not a fiction of my own. #Isaiah 53:8|,9.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 15:3


1Co 15:3 For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received. See Ac 18:8. Note the three facts which Paul declares to be the gospel, or the facts on which it rests; viz.: the death, the burial, and the resurrection. The facts Paul received by revelation as well as from men (Ga 1:12). How that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures. Isa 53:1-12 is especially exact in the outlines of our Lord's suffering. He quotes it in Lu 22:37.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 15

  • Matt
    In verse 26 death is called an enemy, we can have confidence that Jehovah God will do away with death.
  • Isaac L. Hollie
    Thank God for the gift, Jesus Christ, who is our victory all day long everyday. Because victory only comes in the name of Jesus.
  • Anonymous
    Amen!!!! Just opening our eyes in the new day is a victory, and giving God the praises for giving us another day!!!!
  • Mildredsc
    That's y we must b baptized in Jesus Name and be filled with his precious Spirit which is The HolyGhost. Which the disciples received on The day of Pentecost. Acts.2:38
  • Jeremy
    I agree totally PRAISE JESUS !
  • Pat-Prince Chudi
    in all challenges victory is sure at last.

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