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Going for Gifts or Seeking after the Giver of Good Gifts

In 1 Corinthians chapter 12 Paul has been dealing with spiritual gifts by which individual believers can contribute to the welfare of the whole body of believers. In concluding this chapter he encourages to go for the best gifts. Then … Continue reading

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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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