Does II Cor 4:16;18 mean "HS raising up" our dead spirits (Rm 5:12-14) "presenting us with you"(v16) "although the outward man perish"(v18)?


CORRECTION:  II Corinthians 4:14; 16

II Corinthians 4:14; 16 says

"Knowing that He which raised up the Lord Jesus [Romans 6:4] shall raise up us also by Jesus [Romans 6:3], and shall present us with you" (v14).

"For which cause we faint not; but though our outward man perish, yet the inward man is renewed day by day" (v16).

Why do today's Christians believe

***There is no resurrection of the dead***

>>>>IN THIS LIFE<<< (I Corinthians 15:19) like the Sadducees who are SAD; YOU SEE?

Update 2:

Don't they know if they believe that resurrection of the dead is only after our physical death although we are born "DEAD spirits" (Romans 5:12-14; I Corinthians 15:21-22), it will be too late to be "born again of the spirit" (John 3:5-7) after we are physically dead?

1 Answer

  • 3 months ago

    Romans seems to be speaking of being saved by Jesus, while II cor. seems to be speaking of the inward changes we go through with faith in Jesus.

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