rise from the dead

rise from the dead

 and rise from the grave
Fig. to come back to life after being dead. Albert didn't rise from the dead. He wasn't dead in the first place. The movie was about a teenager who rose from the grave and haunted his high school friends.
See also: dead, rise
References in classic literature ?
I would fain see the feasting at the funeral of Athelstane; for, if it be not full and frequent, he will rise from the dead to rebuke cook, sewer, and cupbearer; and that were a sight worth seeing.
I wouldn't take the trouble to rise from the dead to be an Osterman.
It is within these Biblical accounts that the proof and the testimonies of those who witnessed Jesus die and rise from the dead are recorded.
Now my kids believe their cat will also rise from the dead.
Speaking at the behest of General Michel Aoun, the MP and, with reference to Jesus's rise from the Dead, likewise, vowed to roll the stone of the sepulcher of the regime saying this would allow the resurrection of partnership and restoration of lost Christian rights.
If Ljubco Georgievski is to rise from the dead - I do not know.
Evidently it is to placate opposition from his coalition partners in crime to prevent further cracks, or should that be ravines, and allow Cleggy to attempt a 'Lazarus' and rise from the dead by playing the good guy.
and both will most cer-tainly rise from the dead to come back to haunt a few people
For Mr Jackson's information, Christ did rise from the dead and the Church is still meeting the needs of society and miracles are still happening here in 2009.
TONY O'SHEA reached his first BDO World Championships final at the Lakeside Country Club by warding off a bid from former undertaker Darryl Fitton to rise from the dead.
To death as a fact, no doubt we are right: But if Sins can be forgiven, if bodies rise from the dead,
It's not the first time we've bid goodbye to Ozzy - who was sacked from Black Sabbath in 1978 only to rise from the dead with the Blizzard of Ozz - and it's unlikely to be the last.
If Jesus didn't rise from the dead, who cares whether he was born in a manger or a 7-Eleven?
To believe in miracles or that those who obey God will rise from the dead and those who do not will bum in Hell?
The four gospels describe Jesus as one who can forgive, walk on water, and rise from the dead.