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   Book of 1 Corinthians
Chapter 1
Study Resource List
ACC -> Commentary on 1:31
BCC -> Commentary on 1:31
BNN -> Commentary on 1:31
DSN -> Synopsis on 1:31
GEB -> Study Notes on 1:31
JFB -> Commentary on 1:31
MHC-COM -> Commentary on 1:31
MHC-CON -> Commentary on 1:31
PNT -> Commentary on 1:31
RWP -> Study Notes on 1:31
SRN -> Study Notes on 1:31
TSK -> Entry for 1:31
WEN -> Notes on 1:31
NTB -> Boasting; Quotations And Allusions
TCR -> Boasting
TTT -> Justification before God; Salvation; Scriptures, The
BED -> Boasting; Sanctification; Wealth
HBD -> 1 Corinthians; Fool, Foolishness, And Folly
SBD -> Old Testament
EDL -> Devotional using 1:31



1 Corinthians 1:17-31 Read Chapter | Discuss these Verses ]
17 For Christ did not send me to baptize, but to preach the gospel - not with words of human wisdom, lest the cross of Christ be emptied of its power. 18 For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God. 19 For it is written: "I will destroy the wisdom of the wise; the intelligence of the intelligent I will frustrate." F3 20 Where is the wise man? Where is the scholar? Where is the philosopher of this age? Has not God made foolish the wisdom of the world? 21 For since in the wisdom of God the world through its wisdom did not know him, God was pleased through the foolishness of what was preached to save those who believe. 22 Jews demand miraculous signs and Greeks look for wisdom, 23 but we preach Christ crucified: a stumbling block to Jews and foolishness to Gentiles, 24 but to those whom God has called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God. 25 For the foolishness of God is wiser than man's wisdom, and the weakness of God is stronger than man's strength. 26 Brothers, think of what you were when you were called. Not many of you were wise by human standards; not many were influential; not many were of noble birth. 27 But God chose the foolish things of the world to shame the wise; God chose the weak things of the world to shame the strong. 28 He chose the lowly things of this world and the despised things - and the things that are not - to nullify the things that are, 29 so that no one may boast before him. 30 It is because of him that you are in Christ Jesus, who has become for us wisdom from God - that is, our righteousness, holiness and redemption. 31 Therefore, as it is written: "Let him who boasts boast in the Lord." F4

FOOTNOTES:
F3 Isaiah 29:14
F4 Jer. 9:24

 
 

Abbreviations Legend:

ACC - Adam Clark Commentary; BCC - Burton Coffman; BNN - Barnes' New Testament; DSN - Darby's Synopsis; GEB - Gill's Exposition; JFB - Jamieson, Fausset, Brown; MHC-COM - Matthew Henry Complete; MHC-CON - Matthew Henry Concise; PNT - People's New Testament; RWP - Robertson's Word Pictures; SRN - Scofield Reference Notes; TSK - Treasury of Scripture Knowledge; WEN - Wesley's Explanatory Notes; NTB - Nave's Topical Bible; TCR - Thompson Chain Reference; TSK - Treasury of Scripture Knowledge; TTT - Torrey's Topical Textbook; BED - Baker's Evangelical Dictionary; HBD - Holman Bible Dictionary; SBD - Smith's Bible Dictionary; EDL - Every Day Light; TV - ; PWP - ;

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