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1st Corinthians Overview (Part 1)

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Bible Book OverviewsSteve Gregg

In this overview of the book of 1 Corinthians, Steve Gregg highlights the various problems encountered by the church of Corinth such as divisions, sexual immorality, and challenges in accepting Christian purity and holiness. He emphasizes that followers of Christ should align themselves with Christ alone, and discusses Paul's defense of the doctrine of resurrection. Furthermore, he mentions that Paul clarifies the decision made at the Jerusalem Council that Gentile believers do not need to be circumcised or follow Jewish customs. The book covers a wide range of topics, including church discipline, marriage, spiritual gifts, and resurrection.

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