New American Standard Bible
As is the earthy, so also are those who are earthy; and as is the heavenly, so also are those who are heavenly.
King James Bible
As is the earthy, such are they also that are earthy: and as is the heavenly, such are they also that are heavenly.
Darby Bible Translation
Such as he made of dust, such also those made of dust; and such as the heavenly one, such also the heavenly ones.
World English Bible
As is the one made of dust, such are those who are also made of dust; and as is the heavenly, such are they also that are heavenly.
Young's Literal Translation
as is the earthy, such are also the earthy; and as is the heavenly, such are also the heavenly;
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
As is the earthy - Such as Adam was.
Such are they also ... - Such are all his descendants; all who derive their nature from him. That is, they are frail, corruptible, mortal; they live in an animal body as he did, and like him, they are subject to corruption and decay.
And as is the heavenly - As is he who was from heaven; as is the Lord Jesus now in is glorified body. "Such are they also, etc." Such will they be also. They will be like him; they will have a body like his. This idea is more fully expressed in Philippians 3:21, "Who shall change our vile body, that it may be fashioned like unto his glorious body."
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Text: First Corinthians 15, 35-50. 35 But some one will say, How are the dead raised? and with what manner of body do they come? 36 Thou foolish one, that which thou thyself sowest is not quickened except it die: 37 and that which thou sowest, thou sowest not the body that shall be, but a bare grain, it may chance of wheat, or of some other kind; 38 but God giveth it a body even as it pleased him, and to each seed a body of its own. 39 All flesh is not the same flesh; but there is one flesh of men, …
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