Category: 107: Epistles

Second Corinthians 8 – 9

2 Corinthians 8 After writing his first epistle of correction to the Corinthians, rebuking them for tolerating the sinner; Paul finds Titus in Macedonia and hears of the deep sincere repentance of the Corinthians. Paul then sent Titus back to Corinth to ease the way before his own coming and to prepare for their contribution […]

Second Corinthians 4 – 5

2 Corinthians 4 2 Corinthians 4:1 Therefore seeing we have this ministry, as we have received mercy, we faint not; 4:2 But have renounced the hidden things [secret sins] of dishonesty, not walking in craftiness, nor handling the word of God deceitfully [dishonestly like many today]; but by manifestation of the truth commending ourselves to […]

Second Corinthians 1

2 Corinthians 1:1 Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, unto the church of God which is at Corinth, with all the saints which are in all Achaia: 1:2 Grace be to you and peace from God our Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ. 1:3 Blessed […]

First Corinthians 15 – 16

1 Corinthians 15 1 Corinthians 15:1 Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received, and wherein ye stand; 15:2 By which also ye are saved, if ye keep in memory what I preached unto you, [Remember and continue in faithful obedience to Paul’s instructions and […]

First Corinthians 12

1 Corinthians 12 1 Corinthians 12:1 Now concerning spiritual gifts, brethren, I would not have you ignorant. 12:2 Ye know that ye were Gentiles, carried away unto these dumb idols, even as ye were led. 12:3 Wherefore I give you to understand, that no man speaking by the Spirit of God calleth Jesus accursed: and […]

First Corinthians 11

1 Corinthians 11 1 Corinthians 11:1 Be ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ. Jesus Christ taught us to live by EVERY WORD of God the Father in Christ-like zeal (Mat 4:4) in all things at all times! Jesus Christ is the ONLY High Priest, effectual sacrifice and intercessor with God […]

First Corinthians 5 – 6

1 Corinthians 5 Those who pride themselves on tolerating sin, ignorantly supposing that tolerating sin is love; are just like the brethren of Corinth. Here is what the scriptures have to say about that. 1 Corinthians 5:1 It is reported commonly that there is fornication among you, and such fornication as is not so much […]

Romans 15 – 16

Romans 15 We are instructed to help those younger or weaker in the faith to learn and grow in godliness, and we are not to cause them to stumble over non-biblical personal preferences, cultural or racial issues   We are not to just do everything that we want, but we are to be considerate of the sensitivities […]

Romans 13 – 14

Romans 13 Romans 13:1 Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: The highest power being God himself; therefore always put God first and obey others only as their teachings, laws, rulings and commands do not conflict with God’s Word. 13:2 Whosoever therefore resisteth the power, resisteth […]

Romans 11 – 12

Romans 11 God has not permanently cast away physical Israel but he has set physical Israel aside until another time, when he will call all physical Israel into a New Covenant spiritual Israel (Jer 31:31).  So far only a few have been called out of physical Israel and only a few have been called from the […]

Romans 9 – 10

Romans 9 Paul addresses apparent rivalries between the racial Jews and Gentiles; teaching them that it is only those who are faithfully obedient to the whole Word of God who are spiritual Jews and the children of Abraham indeed.  Therefore all who are faithfully believing and obedient to the Word of God are the true spiritual […]

Romans 7 – 8

Romans 7 Many have falsely try to use Romans 7 to justify sin. In Romans 7 Paul explains to the Jews in Rome the weakness of the Mosaic Covenant and why a New Covenant and the Holy Spirit is needed to please God.   Romans 8 then explains how we can overcome all sin by Jesus Christ […]

Romans 5 – 6

Romans 5 It is understood that every baby falls a few times in learning to walk, but when we fall spiritually, do we repent and get up to go forward like a child or do we justify our sins and continue in them, like a child who falls and refuses to get back up?  It […]

Romans 3 – 4

Romans 3 Faith and Works, and the Calling of the Gentiles explained  Romans 3:1 What advantage then hath the Jew? or what profit is there of circumcision? 3:2 Much every way: chiefly, because that unto them were committed the oracles of God. This means that the Law, Prophets and Writings were given to Israel, and after […]

Romans 1 – 2

The theme of the Book of Romans is “Unity With God”  In Rome there were many nations, cultures, traditions and philosophies; from Gentiles to Jews; from vegetarians to teetotalers. Paul’s concern was to prevent divisions based on these superficial differences. His message was that; all that really mattered was living by every Word of God. The […]