Category Archives: 1 Corinthians

How beautiful are those … who bring good tidings, who proclaim salvation

His word is in my heart like a fire, a fire shut up in my bones. I am weary of holding it in; indeed, I cannot. … I preach the gospel … I am compelled to preach. Woe to me … Continue reading

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The two will become one flesh

Since there is so much immorality, each man should have his own wife, and each woman her own husband.

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Live by the Spirit and you will not gratify the desires of the sinful nature

Flee the evil desires of youth, and pursue righteousness, faith, love and peace, along with those who call on the Lord out of a pure heart.

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Bad company corrupts good character

He who walks with the wise grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm. … A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother. … Don’t you know … Continue reading

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Lead us not into temptation

Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert to be tempted by the devil … forty days, being tempted by Satan. … For this reason, when I could stand it no longer, I sent to find out about your … Continue reading

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Do not lose heart or be afraid

Our hope for you is firm, because we know that just as you share in our sufferings, so also you share in our comfort. … We work hard with our own hands. When we are cursed, we bless; when we … Continue reading

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I love those who love me, and those who seek me find me

If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their … Continue reading

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Come near to God and he will come near to you

Each of you must put off falsehood and speak truthfully to your neighbor, for we are all members of one body. “In your anger do not sin”: Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, and … Continue reading

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Relieve the troubles of my heart and free me from my anguish

I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty … Continue reading

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Easter Week – 25: Tuesday After Easter – The Light of Easter 1

By his power God raised the Lord from the dead, and he will raise us also. … And if Christ has not been raised, your faith is futile; you are still in your sins.

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