First Epistle to the Corinthians

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a New Testament book containing the first epistle from Saint Paul to the church at Corinth

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His first letter to the Corinthians was written to deal with problems of Christian life and faith that had arisen in the church which Paul had established at Corinth.
Of course, as we humans develop, this self concern has the potential to become more noble and altruistic--the kind of feelings and behaviors extolled by Jesus in the Sermon on the Mount and by Paul in the thirteenth chapter of his first letter to the Corinthians.
Many years ago, I was sitting in a doctoral class on Paul's First Letter to the Corinthians, and I suddenly realized I'd consistently misinterpreted the passage "For those who eat and drink without discerning the body, eat and drink judgment on themselves" (1 Corinthians 11:29).
Paul's first letter to the Corinthians is the source of our liturgical remembrance spoken over the Communion table.
Symbolism is important but, unless the great symbolism of reconciliation is accompanied by an even greater substance, it is little more than a clanging gong," he said, echoing biblical words found in St Paul's first letter to the Corinthians.
Symbolism is important but, unless the great symbolism of reconciliation is accompanied by even greater substance, it is little more than a clanging gong," he said, echoing biblical words found in St Paul's first letter to the Corinthians.
In Romans 8:32 Paul says God "did not withhold his own Son, but gave him up for all of us," and in his first letter to the Corinthians, he states plainly that "Christ died for our sins in accordance with the scriptures" (15:3).
Younger brother of the Chancellor, Andrew, gave one of the readings from the Beatitudes and the bride's brother, Sean, gave another, from the First Letter to the Corinthians.
AT THE VERY BEGINNING of his first letter to the Corinthians, Paul declares that there are serious divisions among them.
Paul's first letter to the Corinthians, Chapter 12, the gifts of the Holy Spirit are various and given to whomever the Spirit pleases, that we are not competing but rather are all in this together, advancing the work of Jesus on earth?
The twelfth chapter of Paul's first letter to the Corinthians begins with a discussion of spiritual gifts.
In the first letter to the Corinthians, Paul wrote that God has arranged the Body so that "the members may have the same care for one another.
This must have been a problem for Christians even back in the first century, because Saint Paul writes about it in his first letter to the Corinthians.
Using words from John Chrysostom and Ignatius of Antioch, my homily for the week we celebrated the baptism of Jesus was on the dignity of those "who have been sanctified in Christ," as Paul states in his first letter to the Corinthians.
The most image-challenging gifts and abilities are listed in Paul's first letter to the Corinthians.