1 Corinthians 15:12

“Now if Christ be preached that he rose from the dead, how say some among you that there is no resurrection of the dead?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Now if Christ be preached that he rose from the dead, how say some among you, that there is no resurrection of the dead?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now if Christ is preached, that He has been raised from the dead, how do some among you say that there is no resurrection of the dead?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now if Christ is preached that he hath been raised from the dead, how say some among you that there is no resurrection of the dead?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now if the good news says that Christ came back from the dead, how do some of you say that there is no coming back from the dead?
- Basic English Bible

Now if Christ is preached that he is raised from among [the] dead, how say some among you that there is not a resurrection of [those that are] dead?
- Darby Bible

Now if Christ is preached that he rose from the dead, how say some among you that there is no resurrection of the dead?
- Webster's Bible

But if Christ is preached as having risen from the dead, how is it that some of you say that there is no such thing as a resurrection of the dead?
- Weymouth Bible

Now if Christ is preached, that he has been raised from the dead, how do some among you say that there is no resurrection of the dead?
- World English Bible

And if Crist is prechid, that he roos ayen fro deeth, hou seien summen among you, that the ayenrisyng of deed men is not?
- Wycliffe Bible

And if Christ is preached, that out of the dead he hath risen, how say certain among you, that there is no rising again of dead persons?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 15:12


15:12 How say some - Who probably had been heathen philosophers.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 15:12


1Co 15:12 How say some among you that there is no resurrection of the dead? These seemed to admit that Christ was raised, but denied the resurrection of others. He now shows that if Christ be raised, the general resurrection must follow as a result.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 15

  • Steve morrow
    1 COR 15:33 BE NOT DECEIVED EVIL COMMUNICATIONS CORRUPT GOOD MANNERS 15:34 AWAKE TO RIGHTEOUSNESS AND SIN NOT FOR SOME HAVE NOT THE KNOWLEDGE OF GOD I SPEAK THIS TO YOUR SHAME ------- 1 COR 11:3 BUT I WOULD HAVE YOU KNOW THAT THE HEAD OF EVERY MAN IS CHRIST AND THE HEAD OF THE WOMAN IS THE MAN AND THE HEAD OF CHRIST --- IS GOD ---PRO 18:12 BEFORE DESTRUCTION THE HEART OF MAN IS HAUGHTY.......
  • Sylvia
    Joe, God said "Peace I leave with you. My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid". (John 14:27)

    God loves you open your heart and allow him to come in.
  • Jacob
    if you are a believer .then Holy Spirit will take care of it. or call ur lord Your creator the mighty one of Israel .the most High in the name of Jesus. ... and believe him without any doubt ...you will find the way .certainly
  • Bruce
    Joe: sometimes just being with a friend helps, going fishing,cleaning the yard, bedroom, house, working on your vehicle.
    Joseph life: Genesis 37 great story helps in many ways. Of course there's Job:his life almost unbelievable! In about 10 minutes what he heard he lost.Job chapter1.
    Joe's life:John:44--1John 1:9--Matthew 3:11--2nd Corinthians5:17.
    Storms of life:draw us closer or further away
  • Karl
    to Joe - know how you feel Joe, a burden shared is a burden lightened, you'll pull through, keep swingin' pal - I always find solace in the psalms - Merry Christmas dude.
  • Redeemed
    How would you describe the help you need...physical or spiritual? or both?

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