We Catholic Christians profess this belief often when we
pray the Apostles Creed: "I believe in ... the resurrection of
the body. "
In the Nicene Creed, we profess: "We look for the resurrection
of the dead. "
Jesus said to them in reply, "You are misled because
you do not know the scriptures or the power of God. At
the resurrection they neither marry nor are given in
marriage but are like the angels in heaven. And
concerning the resurrection of the dead
, have you not
read what was said to you by God, 'I am the God of
Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob'?
not the God of the dead but of the living