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Second epistle to the Corinthians-conclusion

The First Letter of Paul to the Corinthians and The Second Letter of Paul to the Corinthians are now respectively the seventh and eighth books of the New Testament canon. The first letter, probably written about 53–54 CE at Ephesus, Asia … Continue reading

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2 Co.13:5-11-“Be of One Mind”

Be of one mind is in the sense in our thoughts motives, deeds and in emotions we may be expressing as many members to one body but there is only one Head,- Christ is the Head. If we cannot fit … Continue reading

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2 Co.12:7-10 “Perfect in weakness”

First of all we need to see that God created the heaven and the earth. So as children of God we only have God to depend upon when we are knocked out of our comfort zone and have no clue … Continue reading

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2 Co.11:1-4 Simplicity in Christ

  Simplicity is in the singleness of purpose.  In contrast we have this,”A double minded man is unstable in all his ways.” This is what makes the question Elijah asked very significant. “And Elijah came unto all the people, and said, … Continue reading

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2 Co.10: “live by the Spirit”

We have been lately considering in several posts of the reality we as Christians often tend to forget. We are saved by faith for the kingdom of his dear Son as rightful place for the saints redeemed of the earth. … Continue reading

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2 Co.9:8-15- “Unspeakable Gift”

  Unspeakable gift mentioned here is the Gospel of Christ. Through this gift God has made it possible to see and understand the mind of God. For example God gave us the Spirit. What makes a child of God different … Continue reading

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2 Co.8-“Unity of the Spirit”

From 7:2  onwards St Paul writes about local matters, which is natural that he is dealing with the churches planted by the spirit of Christ. The Church of Corinth was no exception. What is the unity of the Spirit? It … Continue reading

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2 Co.7- perfecting holiness

Holiness of God holds another name: the Father of lights. “Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.(Jas.1:17). In him there … Continue reading

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2 Co.6:11-18 “Sanctification”

11 O ye Corinthians, our mouth is open unto you, our heart is enlarged. 12 Ye are not straitened in us, but ye are straitened in your own bowels. 13 Now for a recompence in the same, (I speak as unto my children,) … Continue reading

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2 Co.6:1-4 “Now is the day of Salvation”

We then, as workers together with him, beseech you also that ye receive not the grace of God in vain.  Here St Paul is echoing Moses who met God outside the camp. There God spoke to him face to face … Continue reading

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