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ST. PAUL'S

FIRST EPISTLE TO

THE CORINTHIANS

EXPLAINED

IN SIMPLE AND FAMILIAR LANGUAGE.

By G. B.

LONDON:

JAMES NISBET AND CO. BERNERS STREET.

MDCCCXXXIX.

T. C. JOHNS, Red Lion Court, Fleet Street.

CHAPTER I.
VERSES 1–3.

Page The duty of examining ourselves to know if we be living Members of the true Church

2 VERSES 4-9. On the testimony necessary to prove that we are be

lievers in Christ, and the confidence which, as
such, we may have in the faithfulness of God 7

VERSES 10–16.
Considering the divisions which there are in the

Church, what ought to be our conduct, and how
we ought to regard the Ministers of the Gospel... 10

VERSES 17-25.
Pride the cause of the Gospel being rejected....

14 VERSES 26-31. Christ our only ground of confidence......

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CH A PTER II.

VERSES 1-5.
The end and object of preaching...

VERSES 6—8.
Ignorance the cause of sin, but not an excuse for it ...

VERSE 9.
The blessedness of being a child of God to be expe-
rienced, in order to be understood ...

VERSES 10–16.
The work of the Spirit needful to show us the way of

Salvation

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Religion should be treated of practically, and not spe

culatively

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