Category Archives: Sin

Exposition of Daniel 6:1–9 The triumph of evil: Darius deceived

Daniel 6:1–9 [Dan. 5:31  and Darius the Mede took over the kingdom, at the age of sixty-two.]* 1 It pleased Darius to appoint 120 satraps to rule throughout the kingdom, 2 with three administrators over them, one of whom was … Continue reading

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Exposition of Daniel 5:1–9 God rules the unrepentant too!

Daniel 5:1–9 1 King Belshazzar gave a great banquet for a thousand of his nobles and drank wine with them. 2 While Belshazzar was drinking his wine, he gave orders to bring in the gold and silver goblets that Nebuchadnezzar … Continue reading

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Exposition of Daniel 4:19–27 Fair warning

Daniel 4:19–27 19 Then Daniel (also called Belteshazzar) was greatly perplexed for a time, and his thoughts terrified him. So the king said, “Belteshazzar, do not let the dream or its meaning alarm you.” Belteshazzar answered, “My lord, if only … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 10:14–22 Two kinds of partnership

1 Corinthians 10:14–22 14 Therefore, my dear friends, flee from idolatry. 15 I speak to sensible people; judge for yourselves what I say. 16 Is not the cup of thanksgiving for which we give thanks a participation in the blood … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 10:7–13 Paul’s cautionary examples of craving

1 Corinthians 10:7–13 7 Do not be idolaters, as some of them were; as it is written: “The people sat down to eat and drink and got up to indulge in revelry.” 8 We should not commit sexual immorality, as … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 6:18–20 An exceptionally dangerous sin

1 Corinthians 6:18–20 18 Flee from sexual immorality. All other sins a person commits are outside the body, but whoever sins sexually, sins against their own body. 19 Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy … Continue reading

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Exposition of 1 Corinthians 6:15–17 Only one union: Christ

1 Corinthians 6:15–17 15 Do you not know that your bodies are members of Christ himself? Shall I then take the members of Christ and unite them with a prostitute? Never! 16 Do you not know that he who unites … Continue reading

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