Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Luke 15:24 in English Standard Version "For this my son was dead, and is alive again; he was lost, and is found.’ And they began to celebrate." Lu 15:32 It was fitting to celebrate and be glad, for this your brother was dead, and is alive; he was lost, and is found.’” Ro 11:15 For if their rejection means the reconciliation of the world, what will their acceptance mean but life from the dead? Eph 2:1 And you were dead in the trespasses and sins Col 2:13 And you, who were dead in your trespasses and the uncircumcision of your flesh, God made alive together with him, having forgiven us all our trespasses, Re 3:1 “And to the angel of the church in Sardis write: ‘The words of him who has the seven spirits of God and the seven stars. “I know your works. You have the reputation of being alive, but you are dead.