26 The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death. (24-25), 14. 9:31; I Cor. 5 And that he was seen of Cephas, then of the twelve: were Pauls intentions for Apollos? 1:2; II Cor. What After listening to and/or reading the 14 Let all your things be done with charity. ▣ "see that he is with you without cause to be afraid" Paul puts this in the form of a command (i.e., present active imperative). It was an attempt to seal the relationship between the Hebrew mother church and the Gentile churches. What do you think of taking up offerings for special 24 My love be with you all in Christ Jesus. Why Scripture commands that, in a loving manner, we be forthright and direct in our dealings with one another (note Matthew 18:15-17). 8. 16 That ye submit yourselves unto such, and to every one that helpeth with us, and laboureth. 42 So also is the resurrection of the dead. Read his reaction in Acts 14:8-18. NASB (UPDATED) TEXT:16:10-11 40 Let all things be done decently and in order. (13-14), What O grave, where is thy victory? To listen as you read click the version, 28 But if there be no interpreter, let him keep silence in the church; and let him speak to himself, and to God. (1) What simple lesson does Paul teach about the nature of the Holy Spirit in 1 Corinthians 12:3? 31 I protest by your rejoicing which I have in Christ Jesus our Lord, I die daily. (8-10, 13), 6. 20 All the brethren greet you. (1 Corinthians 16:15-16). Christ will reign until he does what? 42 So also is the resurrection of the dead. easily understood words? 10 Now if Timotheus come, see that he may be with you without fear: for he worketh the work of the Lord, as I also do. Quiz 15:26,27; II Cor. Us See Bruce Metzger, A Textual Commentary on the Greek New Testament, p. 570. ▣ "as I directed the churches of Galatia" Paul was not treating the church at Corinth differently. commendable thing was said about the house of Stephanas? (50) 3:8). What are some different types of flesh? 38 But if any man be ignorant, let him be ignorant. What What shows that Paul was not the instigator of the Discussion Questions (4) Prepare a list of the reasons why Christians must not carry out wrong sex acts. Aquila and Priscilla salute you much in the Lord, with the church that is in their house. 16. What should we do as a result of this hope? 2:13; 7:6-7), but who else, if anyone, is uncertain. 184-205). 7 After that, he was seen of James; then of all the apostles. Paul is using it as a principle of Christian giving (i.e., according to your ability, cf. 1 ESV or Let all things be done unto edifying. Some think this refers to the Roman province while others think it is to a language or ethnic group. To learn just a little will tend to confuse you. (10) ESV or sent greetings through Paul? NASB"for a wide door for effective service has opened to me"NKJV"For a great and effective door has opened to me"NRSV"For a wide door for effective work has opened to me"TEV"There is a real opportunity here for great and worthwhile work"NJB"a very promising door is standing wide open to me". Why should a person desire to prophesy? 40 There are also celestial bodies, and bodies terrestrial: but the glory of the celestial is one, and the glory of the terrestrial is another. Why is the Holy Spirit important for Christians? 44 It is sown a natural body; it is raised a spiritual body. 16:1 Now concerning the collection for the saints, as I have given order to the churches of Galatia, even so do ye. 23 But every man in his own order: Christ the firstfruits; afterward they that are Christ's at his coming. Sign up for our newsletter to receive your free Bible study E-book of Hebrews. What (1) What words, activities and ceremonies at church might be difficult for someone who is not a Christian to understand? did Paul plan to stay at Ephesus for a time? ESV or What 11 Let no man therefore despise him: but conduct him forth in peace, that he may come unto me: for I look for him with the brethren. 1. list the questions which the Church at Corinth had written to Paul. did Paul hope to do that winter? (52-54) ). Top 13 What can prophesy cause in an unbeliever? There is a natural body, and there is a spiritual body. sent greetings through Paul? 16:3 "whomever you approve, I will send them with letters to carry your gift" This verse is an interesting mixture of apostolic authority and congregational authority. 16:16 "that you also be in subjection to such men" This is a present passive subjunctive. 18. 19. (19-20), How 40 There are also celestial bodies, and bodies terrestrial: but the glory of the celestial is one, and the glory of the terrestrial is another. in tongues there should be in a service? events ahead of time? Consequently, they, too, became a source of contentiousness, instead of humbly and lovingly setting an example for their Christian brothers and sisters and graciously seeking to rally their fellow believers around Christ the Lord. (29-34) What instructions doe Paul give the Corinthian church as to how to prepare their offering? (1) In Acts 16:35-38, read about an occasion when Paul insisted upon his legal rights. (24-25) 16:3 and here. Apparently some in the Corinthian church did not love the Lord! or came it unto you only? 1:6. He will take no money from the churches he was currently working with and also when this gift is taken to Jerusalem he wants representatives of the various churches to accompany him. What are some different types of flesh? 15. earthly bodies and our resurrected bodies? (19-20) Over 50,000 words of in depth discovery questions, teaching points, and applications cover each chapter in 23 lessons. Read 1 John 1:8-9. It is God's will that they live holy lives (cf. way that you live? 9 For a great door and effectual is opened unto me, and there are many adversaries. 28:19-20p; Luke 24:47; Acts 1:8) and the common good of the body of Christ, the church (cf. How did this problem (mentioned in verse 11 printed above under question #1) manifest itself in the Corinthian church? 1. 8. (29-34) What kind of attitudes do most people have towards rich and important people? What attitudes should Christians have towards poor people? 7. (17-18) What duties do Christians have towards their husbands or wives, and towards their families? apostles? Top To listen as you read click the version, It is continued and developed in Romans 16:5,23, Col. 4:15; Philemon 2. What did he want God to do for this man in the end? Read 1 Corinthians chapter 9, then discuss these questions:-. 5. These discussion questions are provided to help you think through the major issues of this section of the book. What can not inherit the kingdom of God? 7 For I will not see you now by the way; but I trust to tarry a while with you, if the Lord permit. 17 And if Christ be not raised, your faith is vain; ye are yet in your sins. ). 12 As touching our brother Apollos, I greatly desired him to come unto you with the brethren: but his will was not at all to come at this time; but he will come when he shall have convenient time. (3) Compare 1 Corinthians 16:10-11 with 1 Corinthians 4:17. "In the faith" refers to Christian truth or Christian doctrine (cf. Quiz It is not generic (i.e., referring only to males), but encourages the whole church to act appropriately as mature and brave believers. 19 The churches of Asia salute you. After listening to and/or reading the The concept of "households" converting all at once when the head of the family converts (cf. 12. available.