1 Corinthians 14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Gifts of Prophecy and Tongues. 1 Corinthians 15:8-11 (NRSV):  Last of all, as to one untimely born, he appeared also to me. 2 For those who speak in a tongue do not speak to other people but to God; for nobody understands them, since they are speaking mysteries in the Spirit. 14 Pursue love and strive for the spiritual gifts, and especially that you may prophesy. 1 Corinthians 15:12-20. 18 Then those also who have died * in Christ have perished. 16 For if the dead are not raised, then Christ has not been raised. Even now you are still not ready, 3 for you are still of the flesh. 15 Now I would remind you, brothers and sisters, of the good news that I proclaimed to you, which you in turn received, in which also you stand, 2 through which also you are being saved, if you hold firmly to the message that I proclaimed to you—unless you have come to believe in vain. 15 If the work is burned up, the builder will suffer loss; the builder will be saved, but only as through fire. 2 I fed you with milk, not solid food, for you were not ready for solid food. Read more Share Copy 2 I commend you because you remember me in everything and maintain the traditions just as I handed them on to you. 1 Corinthians 3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) On Divisions in the Corinthian Church. 1 Corinthians 15:58 58 Therefore, my beloved, n be steadfast, immovable, always excelling in the work of the Lord, because you know that in the Lord your labor is not in vain. Head Coverings. 15 We are even found to be misrepresenting God, because we testified of God that he raised Christ—whom he did not raise if it is true that the dead are not raised. 1 Corinthians 15:1-11. 3 And so, brothers and sisters,  I could not speak to you as spiritual people, but rather as people of the flesh, as infants in Christ. 13 If there is no resurrection of the dead, then Christ has not been raised; 14 and if Christ has not been raised, then our proclamation has been in vain and your faith has been in vain.  But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace toward me has not been in vain. 11 1 Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ.  For I am the least of the apostles, unfit to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God. 12 Now if Christ is proclaimed as raised from the dead, how can some of you say there is no resurrection of the dead? 1 Corinthians 11 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV). 17 If Christ has not been raised, your faith is futile and you are still in your sins. The Resurrection of the Dead. 3 But I want you to understand that Christ is the head of every man, and the husband  is the head of his wife,  and God is the head of Christ. 1 Corinthians 15:1–58 The Resurrection of Christ (Cp Mk 16:9–20) 15 Now I would remind you, brothers and sisters, a of the good news b that I proclaimed to you, which you in turn received, in which also you stand, 2 through which also you are being saved, if you hold firmly to the message that I proclaimed to you—unless you have come to believe in vain.