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1 Corinthians 4:4

May 17, 2014   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   1 Corinthians, 1 Corinthians 4, Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Writings  //  No Comments

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Saturday, 17 May 2014

For I know of nothing against myself, yet I am not justified by this; but He who judges me is the Lord. 1 Corinthians 4:4

The sense of this verse is hard to understand in some translations. However, the NIV does a good job of it –

“My conscience is clear, but that does not make me innocent.… Read the rest

1 Corinthians 4:2

May 15, 2014   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   1 Corinthians, 1 Corinthians 4, Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Writings  //  No Comments

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Thursday, 15 May 2014

Moreover it is required in stewards that one be found faithful.1 Corinthians 4:2

Verse 2 begins with “moreover.” This builds upon verse 1 which said, “Let a man so consider us, as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God.” In addition to this, or “moreover,” Paul now notes that “it is required…” Literally, this phrase is “it is sought for” or “it is expected.”… Read the rest

1 Corinthians 4:1

May 14, 2014   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   1 Corinthians, 1 Corinthians 4, Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Writings  //  No Comments

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Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Let a man so consider us, as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God. 1 Corinthians 4:1

Paul has penned many words concerning divisions in the church, especially those based on following particular individuals. However, he understood the human proclivity toward this kind of action.… Read the rest