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1 Corinthians 16:24

May 15, 2015   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   1 Corinthians, 1 Corinthians 16, Daily Writing, Writings  //  No Comments

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Friday, 15 May 2015

My love be with you all in Christ Jesus. Amen. 1 Corinthians 16:24

After a short introduction, Paul’s words in this first epistle to the Corinthians began with grace and peace –

“Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Corinthians 1:3

Now his words end in love.… Read the rest

1 Corinthians 16:23

May 14, 2015   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   1 Corinthians, 1 Corinthians 16, Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Writings  //  No Comments

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Thursday, 14 May 2015

The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. 1 Corinthians 16:23

As with all of his epistles, Paul adds into his closing salutation a blessing which is a petition for divine favor to be upon his audience. In the Greek, there is a definite article in front of “grace.” Quite often English translations will insert “the” for clarity, but it may not be in the Greek.… Read the rest

1 Corinthians 16:21

May 12, 2015   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   1 Corinthians, 1 Corinthians 16, Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Writings  //  No Comments

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Tuesday, 12 May 2015

The salutation with my own hand—Paul’s. 1 Corinthians 16:21

It is evident from Paul’s letters that he used what is known as an amanuensis, a scribe, to write his letters for him. What seems likely is that he had extremely poor vision, possibly from his encounter with the Lord on the road to Damascus.… Read the rest

1 Corinthians 16:20

May 11, 2015   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   1 Corinthians, 1 Corinthians 16, Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Writings  //  No Comments

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Monday, 11 May 2015

All the brethren greet you. Greet one another with a holy kiss. 1 Corinthians 16:20

Paul has completed his short list of those he singled out for personal greetings. Now, in the same thought in order to promote the general good of the congregation, as well as a deep-seated display of love, he tells them to “Greet one another with a holy kiss.” This was, and still is, the custom in many parts of the world.… Read the rest

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