Category Archives: 1 Corinthians 13:1-3

Spiritual Gifts and Considering the Gift of God

St. Paul’s argument in 1 Corinthians 13:1-3 is leading up to his statement on self-sacrifice. To me the very idea of having one’s own body burned made me think of suicide rather than of a Christian activity or gift. Yet … Continue reading

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Towards ‘Perfect Love’

  The first three verses in 1 Corinthians 13 point to the importance of love in Christian living. Verses 4 to 7 provide a description of love. Some will say these are beautiful words. In fact even the idea that … Continue reading

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