Identifying the Natural Man in Paul's Resurrection Motif of 1 Cor. 15 The subject of resurrection in 1 Corinthians 15 is hotly debated, controversial and even confusing to many. Much of the discussion centers around the type of body discussed in the chapter. What does Paul mean by the use of natural body and spiritual body? Many believe he speaks about a fleshly (human biology) body and versus a non-material body. How does he use the terms in 1 Corinthians. While some begin their study of the resurrection in Corinthians in chapter 15, I have found it very rewarding to begin the ...