\”Concepts create idols, only wonder grasps anything.\” – Gregory of Nyssa

An In-depth Study Into 1 Corinthians 6:9-20


This project was divided between two papers as the first one looks at the cultural issues behind the text while the second looks at the text itself and the words in which Paul used to write to the Corinthians.

Reading the Corinthian letters have become very reflective on a contemporary setting over the past few years to me and the idea of 1 Corinthians 6:9-10 with regards to the temple of the Holy Spirit has been particularly in my interests. But, to truly understand its meaning it is important to follow the intent of authorship and the meaning it would have to the first century Corinthian. The hope is that through this paper there will come an understanding of this passage and the context behind it within the Corinthian people.

Philo illustrated the Geeks argument with resolve by saying…

To read more:

Temples of the Holy Spirit

The Words of Paul to the People of Corinth

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