1 Corinthians 15:49

“And as we have borne the image of the earthy, we shall also bear the image of the heavenly.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And as we haue borne the image of the earthy, wee shall also beare the image of the heauenly.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Just as we have borne the image of the earthy, we will also bear the image of the heavenly.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And as we have borne the image of the earthy, we shall also bear the image of the heavenly.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And in the same way as we have taken on us the image of the man from the earth, so we will take on us the image of the one from heaven.
- Basic English Bible

And as we have borne the image of the [one] made of dust, we shall bear also the image of the heavenly [one].
- Darby Bible

And as we have borne the image of the earthy, we shall also bear the image of the heavenly.
- Webster's Bible

And as we have borne a resemblance to the earthy one, let us see to it that we also bear a resemblance to the heavenly One.
- Weymouth Bible

As we have borne the image of those made of dust, let's also bear the image of the heavenly.
- World English Bible

Therfor as we han bore the ymage of the ertheli man, bere we also the ymage of the heuenli.
- Wycliffe Bible

and, according as we did bear the image of the earthy, we shall bear also the image of the heavenly.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 15:49


15:49 The image of the heavenly - Holiness and glory.


Discussion for 1 Corinthians 15

  • 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.
  • Michelle
    HI Joe my name is Michelle. I am so glad you are here for me to talk to tonight.I read your post and hopefully you are doing better since that night.The only way that I found peace in my heart mind body and soul .was to ask Jesus Christ to come in and take control . I gave my life to him. Jesus is the only true answer call his name over and over and let your mind
  • 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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