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  • 1 Corinthians Chapter 15

    Christ is Risen! Truly He is Risen!In the Orthodox Creed, we proclaim “We look for the Resurrection of the dead and the life of the coming age, Amen,” even repeating it in a tune during the liturgical worship. Several times a day, week, month and year do we declare “…that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, and that He was buried, and that He rose again the third day according to the Scriptures…” (3-5) but does our declaration mirror our da...

  • 1 Corinthians Chapter 13

    “[Love] bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.” (v7)“Bearing all things, enduring all things for our love and hope regarding Him, let us give thanks for all things, both favorable and unfavorable alike—I mean the pleasant and the painful—since reason often knows even these are arms of salvation.” GREGORY of NAZIANZUS“A man with this charity fears nothing, for charity casts out fear. When fear is banished and cast out...

  • 1 Corinthians Chapter 11

    Read 1 Corinthians Chapter 11. After Reading the Chapter, read the below to help you dive deeper. Conclude in Prayer. "Imitate me, just as I also imitate Christ." (1 Cor 11:1) St.

  • 1 Corinthians Chapter 12

    Read 1 Corinthians Chapter 12. After reading the Chapter, read the below to help you dive deeper. Conclude in Prayer. How many times have we, in our services, have said "I don't think this is for me?," "I don't thing this is what I'm called to do," "This is not my gift." How many of us have desired to be something that are not our gifts, always looking to others' gifts in envy and desire?

  • 1 Corithians Chapter 10

    Read 1 Corinthians Chapter 10. After reading the Chapter, read the below to help you dive deeper into the chapter. Conclude in Prayer. St.

  • 1 Corinthians Chapter 9

    (v 9:5) Do we have no right to take along a believing wife, as do also the other apostles, the brothers of the Lord, and Cephas?CLEMENT OF ALEXANDRIA: The apostles concentrated on undistracted preaching and took their wives around as Christian sisters rather than as spouses, to be their fellow ministers to the women of the household, so that the gospel would reach them without causing scandalAre we careful to give a good example to those in our lives as we bear the name of Christ?(v 9:9) For it ...

  • 1 Corinthians Chapter 8

    “We know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffs up, but love edifies.” (v1)“Knowledge of a good kind is a servant of love. Knowledge without love puffs up; but love fills the heart, where knowledge finds no void by which it would be puffed up.” AUGUSTINE“Paul means to say that knowledge is such a great and beneficial thing, for him who acquires it, as long as it is diluted with love.” AMBROSIASTEROur God is the essence of wisdom and knowledge, yet He is n...

  • 1 Corinthians Chapter 7

    Read 1 Corinthians Chapter 7. After reading the Chapter, read the following to help you dive deeper into the Chapter. Conclude in Prayer.“For he who is called in the Lord while a slave is the Lord’s freedman.

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