1 Corinthians 15:23

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

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

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

Bible commentary

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.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 15

  • Steve morrow
    1 CORINTHIANS 15:24 THEN COMETH THE END WHEN HE SHALL HAVE DELIVERED UP THE KINGDOM TO GOD --- EVEN THE FATHER --- WHEN HE SHALL HAVE PUT DOWN ALL RULE AND ALL AUTHORITY AND POWER***** 15:27 FOR HE HATH PUT ALL THINGS UNDER HIS FEET BUT WHEN HE SAITH ALL THINGS ARE PUT UNDER HIM IT IS MANIFEST THAT HE IS EXCEPTED WHICH DID PUT ALL THINGS UNDER HIM
  • Steve morrow
    1 CORINTHIANS 15:28 AND WHEN ALL THINGS SHALL BE SUBDUED UNTO HIM THEN SHALL THE SON ALSO HIMSELF BE SUBJECT UNTO HIM THAT PUT ALL THINGS UNDER HIM THAT GOD MAY BE ALL IN ALL 2 CORINTHIANS 12:9 AND HE SAID --- MY GRACE IS SUFFICIENT --- FOR THEE FOR MY STRENGTH IS MADE PERFECT IN WEAKNESS MOST GLADLY THEREFORE WILL I RATHER GLORY IN MY INFIRMITIES THAT THE POWER OF CHRIST MAY REST UPON ME
  • Steve morrow
    1 CORINTHIANS 15:1 MOREOVER BRETHREN I DECLARE UNTO YOU THE GOSPEL WHICH I PREACHED UNTO YOU WHICH ALSO YOU HAVE RECEIVED AND WHEREIN YOU STAND 15:2 BY WHICH ALSO YOU ARE SAVED---IF---YOU KEEP IN MEMORY WHAT I PREACHED UNTO YOU UNLESS YOU HAVE BELIEVED IN VAIN 1 PETER 1:25 BUT THE WORD OF THE LORD ENDURETH FOREVER AND THIS IS THE WORD WHICH BY THE GOSPEL IS PREACHED UNTO YOU
  • Cheryl Angela Wood
    On the 3rd day He arose and removed the pains of the devil.We are victorious because of His sacrifice AND obtain a clean slate as white as snow, to start a new life in Christ, through His gift of salvation. ..
  • Steve morrow
    1 Corinthians 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 TIMOTHY 2:2 FOR KINGS AND FOR ALL THAT ARE IN AUTHORITY THAT WE MAY LEAD A QUIET AND PEACEABLE LIFE IN --- ALL GODLINESS --- AND HONESTY ---
  • Jim
    The Bible says" All who are Christs when they die their spirits all go to glory until the Resurrection and the dead lifeless body
    rests in the ground without the soul in it and we will bne given a new body. We also will be able to recognize one another from the old body.

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