Category Archives: Christian Life

Introduction to a commentary on Daniel 1–6

 Introduction to a commentary on Daniel 1–6 Abbreviations for Bible translations NIV New International Version (2011) ESV English Standard Version NET New English Translation CEB Common English Bible NLT New Living Translation HCSB Holman Christian Standard Bible Introduction to the … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 16:19–24 “My love to all of you in Christ Jesus”

1 Corinthians 16:19–24 19 The churches in the province of Asia send you greetings. Aquila and Priscilla greet you warmly in the Lord, and so does the church that meets at their house. 20 All the brothers and sisters here … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 16:10–18 Helping each other

1 Corinthians 16:10–18 10 When Timothy comes, see to it that he has nothing to fear while he is with you, for he is carrying on the work of the Lord, just as I am. 11 No one, then, should … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 16:1–9 Sharing the burdens of others

1 Corinthians 16:1–9 1 Now about the collection for the Lord’s people: Do what I told the Galatian churches to do. 2 On the first day of every week, each one of you should set aside a sum of money … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 15:12–19 A false idea and its implications

1 Corinthians 15:12–19 12 But if it is preached that Christ has been raised from the dead, how can some of you say that there is no resurrection of the dead? 13 If there is no resurrection of the dead, … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 15:9–11 God’s kindness transforms us

1 Corinthians 15:9–11 9 For I am the least of the apostles and do not even deserve to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God. 10 But by the grace of God I am what I … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 14:36–40 The last word on worship

1 Corinthians 14:36–40 36 Or did the word of God originate with you? Or are you the only people it has reached? 37 If anyone thinks they are a prophet or otherwise gifted by the Spirit, let them acknowledge that … Continue reading

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