Summary of 1st Corinthians 14. He that speaks in unknown tongue speaks not to man, but to God. Those that prophesies speaks to men to edify, exhort, and comfort. I thank God that I speak with tongues, but it is better for me to speak that the church understand me. Tongues are a sign for those who do not believe, and prophesy serve those who believe.
Summary of 1st Corinthians 11. Keep the ordinances as I delivered them to you. The head of every man is Christ, and the head of the woman is the man. Man is the image and glory of God, and the woman is the glory of the man. The woman was created for the man. I heard there are divisions in the church.
Summary of 1st Corinthians 8. There is but one God. You are free to eat what you will, but take heed that your freedom does not become a stumbling block. Be careful not to offend others with what you eat. Watch what you eat, lest you offend your brother. See below for Biblical advice and commentary concerning 1st Corinthians 8.
Bible Summary. It is reported that among you that one should have his father's wife. When you gather together deliver such one to Satan for the destruction of the flesh that the spirit may be saved. Do not be in the company of fornicators, the covetous, extortioners, nor with idolaters. Put away from among yourselves that wicked person.
Summary of 1st Corinthians 1. I thank my God always on your behalf. Lord Jesus Christ shall confirm you that you may be blameless on his return. Let there be no divisions among you. Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel. Has not God made foolish the wisdom of this world? We preach Christ crucified, a stumbling block of the Jews.
Summary of 1st Corinthians 12. I will not let you be ignorant concerning spiritual gifts. There are diversities of gifts, but of the same Spirit. Gifts include the word of wisdom, the word of knowledge, faith, gifts of healing, working of miracles, prophecy, discerning of spirits, tongues, and interpretation of tongues. There is one body, but many members.
Summary of 1st Corinthians 10. Our fathers all drank from the same spiritual drink for they drank of that spiritual Rock, Christ. For many God was not please for they were overthrown in the wilderness. They are examples for us not to be tempted. God is faithful, and he will not let us suffer a temptation without an escape. Flee from idolatry. We are partakers of that one bread.
Summary of 1st Corinthians 9. Am I not an apostle? Who plants a vineyard, and eats not of the fruit? The law of Moses says that you should not muzzle the month of the ox that treads out the corn. Does God take care for oxen? It is written that he that plows, plow in hope. If we sow to you in spiritual things, is it a great thing if we shall reap your carnal things?
Summary of 1st Corinthians 16. Paul has given orders for the churches of Galatia to take up a collection for the saints in need in Jerusalem. He plans to pass through Macedonia, and abide with the church of Corinth in the winter. Stand fast in the faith. The churches of Asia salute you. All the brethren greet you. Greet one another with a holy kiss.
Summary of 1st Corinthians 7. To avoid fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband. Let husband and wife look after each others needs. If a person is unmarried and they cannot contain themselves, it is better to marry than to burn. If you are a believer, do not leave or break up the marriage even if your spouse is not a believer.
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