A Commentary on the First Epistle to the Corinthians

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A. C. Armstrong, 1886 - Bible - 491 pages
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Related Subjects: Bible. -- N.T. -- Corinthians, 1st -- Commentaries.

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Page 198 - But he that is with a wife, is solicitous for the things of the world, how he may please his wife: and he is divided.
Page 318 - Hereby know ye the Spirit of God; Every spirit that confesseth that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh, is of God. And every spirit that confesseth not that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh, is not of God ; and this is that spirit of antichrist, whereof ye have heard that it should come, and even now already is it in the world.
Page 473 - And this continued by the space of two years; so that all they which dwelt in Asia heard the word of the Lord Jesus, both Jews and Greeks.
Page 397 - Bring a table and bread! And immediately it is added: he took the bread, blessed it and brake it and gave it to James the Just and said to him: My brother, eat thy bread, for the Son of man is risen from among them that sleep (Gospel of the Hebrews, in Jerome, de viris inlustribus 2).
Page 213 - ... it is manifest great part of common language and of common behaviour over the world is formed upon supposition of such a moral faculty, whether called conscience, moral reason, moral sense, or divine reason, — whether considered as a sentiment of the understanding, or as a perception of the heart,* or, which seems the truth, as including both.
Page 80 - does preach up the times ?" It was answered that all the brethren did it. " Then," he rejoined, " if all of you preach up the times, you may surely allow one poor brother to preach up Christ Jesus and eternity.
Page 276 - And the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and he slept ; and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof: and the rib, which the LORD God had taken from the man, made he a woman, and brought her unto the man.
Page 372 - But we were upon them even unto the entering of the gate ;" 2 Sam. xi. 23. ; that is, we drove the enemy back to their own gates : see also 1 Sam. xvii. 52. 9. Whom [say they] would he teach — ] The scoffers mentioned below, ver. 14. are here introduced as uttering their sententious speeches : they treat God's method of dealing with them, and warning them by his Prophets, with contempt and derision. What, say they, doth he treat us as mere infants just weaned? doth he teach us like little children,...
Page 144 - as we have borne the image of him who is of the earth," is analogous to what has been declared, " And such indeed ye were ; but ye have been washed, but ye have been sanctified, but ye have been justified in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, and in the Spirit of our God.
Page 80 - In a synod he was publicly reprimanded for not " preaching up the times." " Who," he asked, " does preach up the times ?" It was answered that all the brethren did it.

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