New American Standard Bible
"For in the resurrection they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but are like angels in heaven.
King James Bible
For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are as the angels of God in heaven.
Darby Bible Translation
For in the resurrection they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but are as angels of God in heaven.
World English Bible
For in the resurrection they neither marry, nor are given in marriage, but are like God's angels in heaven.
Young's Literal Translation
for in the rising again they do not marry, nor are they given in marriage, but are as messengers of God in heaven.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Neither marry ... - This was a full answer to the objections of the Sadducees.
But are as the angels of God - That is, in the manner of their conversation; in regard to marriage and the mode of their existence.
Luke adds that they shall be "equal with the angels." That is, they shall be elevated above the circumstances of mortality, and live in a manner and in a kind of conversation similar to that of the angels. It does not imply that they shall be equal in intellect, but only "in the circumstances of their existence," as that is distinguished from the way in which mortals live. He also adds, "Neither do they die any more, but are the children of God; being the children of the resurrection," or being accounted worthy to be raised up to life, and therefore "sons of God raised up to him."
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'And Jesus answered and spake unto them again by parables, and said, 2. The kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain king, which made a marriage for his son, 3. And sent forth his servants to call them that were bidden to the wedding: and they would not come. 4. Again, he sent forth other servants, saying, Tell them which are bidden, Behold, I have prepared my dinner: my oxen and my fatlings are killed, and all things are ready: come unto the marriage. 6. But they made light of it, and went their …
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On the Words of the Gospel, Matt. xxii. 42, Where the Lord Asks the Jews Whose Son they Said David Was.
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"But regarding the resurrection of the dead, have you not read what was spoken to you by God:
"For as in those days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered the ark,
they were eating, they were drinking, they were marrying, they were being given in marriage, until the day that Noah entered the ark, and the flood came and destroyed them all.
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