1 Corinthians 15:51

“Behold, I shew you a mystery; We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Behold, I shew you a mysterie: we shall not all sleepe, but wee shall all be changed,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Behold, I tell you a mystery; we will not all sleep, but we will all be changed,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Behold, I tell you a mystery: We all shall not sleep, but we shall all be changed,
- American Standard Version (1901)

See, I am giving you the revelation of a secret: we will not all come to the sleep of death, but we will all be changed.
- Basic English Bible

Behold, I tell you a mystery: We shall not all fall asleep, but we shall all be changed,
- Darby Bible

Behold, I show you a mystery; We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed,
- Webster's Bible

I tell you a truth hitherto kept secret: we shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed,
- Weymouth Bible

Behold, I tell you a mystery. We will not all sleep, but we will all be changed,
- World English Bible

Lo! Y seie to you priuyte of hooli thingis. And alle we schulen rise ayen, but not alle we schulen be chaungid;
- Wycliffe Bible

lo, I tell you a secret; we indeed shall not all sleep, and we all shall be changed;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 15:51


15:51 A mystery - A truth hitherto unknown; and not yet fully known to any of the sons of men. We - Christians. The Apostle considers them all as one, in their succeeding generations. Shall not all die - Suffer a separation of soul and body. But we shall all - Who do not die, be changed - So that this animal body shall become spiritual.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 15:51


1Co 15:51 Behold, I shew you a mystery. I disclose to you a secret of which you have had, hitherto, no knowledge. We shall not all sleep. There will be some on the death who shall be alive when Christ comes. But we shall all be changed. The living who meet Christ, as well as the dead who are raised up. All shall be made immortal and incorruptible.

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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