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You are not your own, Part 5: Anticipation

Do you not know that you are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in you?

1 Corinthians 3:16

And you are Christ’s, and Christ is God’s… 893 more words


1 Corinthians 14: Building up the Church

In 1 Corinthians 14, Paul has a lot to say about speaking in tongues. Personally, I’m not sure that he is speaking about tongues in the sense that we understand it today in the Pentecostal setting. 424 more words


SCOTUS Decision Part 3: What Does the Bible Say?

How we handle this question is indicative of our most foundational beliefs about God, the reliability and authority of scripture, and whether we have actually surrendered ourselves to Jesus. 1,429 more words

1 Corinthians 13: Do It with Love

There is much more to being a Christian than simply knowing the intellectual arguments and being a great presenter. In 1 Corinthians 13, we find out that our attitude is the vehicle that utilizes these other pieces of the puzzle. 291 more words


Eschatology in the Corinthian church: Thiselton

The name most famously associated with the idea that the Corinthians were stricken with an over-realised eschatology is Anthony Thiselton, who proposed this at length in his 1978 article, ‘Realized Eschatology at Corinth.’ 698 more words

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Was eschatology a key problem in the Corinthian church? Collins

Was eschatology a key problem in the Corinthian church?

I have my own views on this, but given that I’ll be part of a round-table discussion on this topic at SBL, I’m doing some investigating of what others think. 129 more words

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1 Corinthians 12: Working Together

Again, I want to reemphasize the fact that we do not run this Christian race alone. Of course, God is with us always, but we were also designed to work with other Christians as well. 329 more words