1 Corinthians 15:52

“In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

In a moment, in the twinckling of an eye, at the last trumpe, (for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.)
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet; for the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.
- American Standard Version (1901)

In a second, in the shutting of an eye, at the sound of the last horn: for at that sound the dead will come again, free for ever from the power of death, and we will be changed.
- Basic English Bible

in an instant, in [the] twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet; for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and *we* shall be changed.
- Darby Bible

In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet; for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.
- Webster's Bible

in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the sounding of the last trumpet; for the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised incapable of decay, and *we* shall be changed.
- Weymouth Bible

in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised incorruptible, and we will be changed.
- World English Bible

in a moment, in the twynklyng of an iye, in the laste trumpe; for the trumpe schal sowne, and deed men schulen rise ayen, with oute corrupcioun, and we schulen be chaungid.
- Wycliffe Bible

in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, in the last trumpet, for it shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we -- we shall be changed:
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 15:52


15:52 In a moment - Amazing work of omnipotence! And cannot the same power now change us into saints in a moment? The trumpet shall sound - To awaken all that sleep in the dust of the earth.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 15:52


1Co 15:52 In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye. The change will be instantaneous. At the last trump. See 1Th 4:16. The trumpet shall sound. This signal for the close of all earthly things. See Mt 24:31.

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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