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20 Bible Verses About Resurrection of the Dead

Here are 20 Bible verses about resurrection of the dead from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible (King James Version), sorted from most to least relevant.

Acts 17:18 KJV

Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoicks, encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler say? other some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods: because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection.

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Matthew 22:23 KJV

The same day came to him the Sadducees, which say that there is no resurrection, and asked him,

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Matthew 22:29-32 KJV

The same day came to him the Sadducees, which say that there is no resurrection, and asked him,

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Mark 12:24-27 KJV

Jesus answered and said unto them, Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the power of God. For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are as the angels of God in heaven. But as touching the resurrection of the dead, have ye not read that which was spoken unto you by God, saying, I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob? God is not the God of the dead, but of the living.

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Daniel 12:2 KJV

And Jesus answering said unto them, Do ye not therefore err, because ye know not the scriptures, neither the power of God? For when they shall rise from the dead, they neither marry, nor are given in marriage; but are as the angels which are in heaven. And as touching the dead, that they rise: have ye not read in the book of Moses, how in the bush God spake unto him, saying, I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob? He is not the God of the dead, but the God of the living: ye therefore do greatly err.

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Revelation 20:12-13 KJV

And many of them that sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt.

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Matthew 27:52 KJV

And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God; and the books were opened: and another book was opened, which is the book of life: and the dead were judged out of those things which were written in the books, according to their works. And the sea gave up the dead which were in it; and death and hell delivered up the dead which were in them: and they were judged every man according to their works.

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Luke 20:27 KJV

And the graves were opened; and many bodies of the saints which slept arose,

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Mark 12:18 KJV

Then came to him certain of the Sadducees, which deny that there is any resurrection; and they asked him,

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Acts 23:8 KJV

Then come unto him the Sadducees, which say there is no resurrection; and they asked him, saying,

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Acts 26:8 KJV

For the Sadducees say that there is no resurrection, neither angel, nor spirit: but the Pharisees confess both.

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1 Corinthians 15:52 KJV

Why should it be thought a thing incredible with you, that God should raise the dead?

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1 Thessalonians 4:16 KJV

In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed.

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Acts 17:31 KJV

For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first:

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1 Corinthians 15:12 KJV

Because he hath appointed a day, in the which he will judge the world in righteousness by that man whom he hath ordained; whereof he hath given assurance unto all men, in that he hath raised him from the dead.

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2 Timothy 2:18 KJV

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

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Acts 24:15 KJV

Who concerning the truth have erred, saying that the resurrection is past already; and overthrow the faith of some.

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John 5:28-29 KJV

And have hope toward God, which they themselves also allow, that there shall be a resurrection of the dead, both of the just and unjust.

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Luke 20:34-38 KJV

Marvel not at this: for the hour is coming, in the which all that are in the graves shall hear his voice, And shall come forth; they that have done good, unto the resurrection of life; and they that have done evil, unto the resurrection of damnation.

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1 Corinthians 15:35-44 KJV

And Jesus answering said unto them, The children of this world marry, and are given in marriage: But they which shall be accounted worthy to obtain that world, and the resurrection from the dead, neither marry, nor are given in marriage: Neither can they die any more: for they are equal unto the angels; and are the children of God, being the children of the resurrection. Now that the dead are raised, even Moses shewed at the bush, when he calleth the Lord the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. For he is not a God of the dead, but of the living: for all live unto him.

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