Category Archives: First Epistle-Corinthians

First epistle to the Corinthians-conclusion

The first epistle written by St Paul carries as consistent with God’s Salvation Plan the  fundamental aspects of Holiness which we ascribe to God. It can only be understood through the medium of his Son. While St Paul addresses various … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch.15:42-50-“Raised in glory”

So also is the resurrection of the dead. It is sown in corruption; it is raised in incorruption:(v.42) This verse continues with the glory of God as scattered in celestial as well as terrestrial objects. Significant is that body is … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch.15:40-41-“Glory of God”

“There are also celestial bodies, and bodies terrestrial: but the glory of the celestial is one, and the glory of the terrestrial is another./ There is one glory of the sun, and another glory of the moon, and another glory of … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch.15:29- Baptism for the dead”

“Else what shall they do which are baptized for the dead, if the dead rise not at all? why are they then baptized for the dead?(v.29)” Before we go into the topic let us make this clear. There is only … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch15:27-28-Christian Living-II

“For he (God) hath put all things under his feet. But when he saith all things are put under him, it is manifest that he is excepted, which did put all things under him./ And when all things shall be subdued … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch.15:1-34- “Christian Living”

This entire chapter may be treated as a refresher course for the Christians everywhere. A Christian who  is dead and buried with him in baptism dies no more. We shall examine two verses. “Buried with him in baptism, wherein also … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch.13:2-7-“Putting on Christ”

  While we study the topic ‘Charity’ it would be helpful to understand the caption ‘Putting on Christ’ is in the sense of Righteousness. We have the garment as supplied by the King to all those who heard the call … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch.14:22-28- Sign

What we call as a sign is what we may gather from the glory of God. Glory in general times is what the name serves for a man. As the youngest son my father named me Benjamin. As a Christian … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch.13:2-“gift of prophecy”

“And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and have not charity, I am nothing.” We need understand the gift mentioned … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch.13-“Charity”

Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal. Angels are created to serve God. The Psalmist says,”Who maketh his angels spirits; his ministers … Continue reading

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