An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the Believer's Bible Commentary and the Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible (NIV and NRSV) - is just a step away! Other Forerunner Commentary entries containing 1 Corinthians 15:33: Genesis 1:26-31 If you let non-Christians shape your thinking, you will conform to the ways of the world instead of the way of God. Paul uses it to specifically refer to the danger of becoming corrupted by associating with non-Christians.

This the apostle cites not out of ostentation, or to show his reading, learning, and acquaintance with such sort of writers; but partly to observe, that this was a truth obvious by the light of nature, and partly because such a testimony might be more regarded by the Corinthians, who might be fond of such authors, and what was said by them; just as when he was at Athens among the philosophers there, he cites a passage out of Aratus, ( Acts 17:28 ) as he does another out of Epimenides concerning the Cretians, ( Titus 1:12 ) . This daily newsletter provides a starting point for personal study, and gives valuable insight into the verses that make up the Word of God. If we associate with people of bad character, they will succeed in pulling us down to their level. James 4:4 In verse 32, Paul reminds the Greek Corinthians of an example of the perverse, immoral morass that they left compared to the liberating and ennobling calling God has so graciously given them. intercourse. Verb - Present Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural. In 1 Corinthians 15, Paul is attempting to convince the Corinthian church of the certainty of Jesus’s resurrection from the dead after His crucifixion. Some heathens would encourage the Corinthians to live a sinful life focused on worldly pleasure because they did not believe there was anything after death. Useful, gentle, pleasant, kind. Evil communications corrupt good manners - He opposes to the Epicurean saying, a well - known verse of the poet Menander. Try it for 30 days FREE. A.S.V. This daily newsletter provides a starting point for personal study, and gives valuable insight into the verses that make up the Word of God. It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus!

Young's Create or log in to your Bible Gateway account. From chraomai; employed, i.e. Creating an account allows you to access more features and content such as: Reading the Bible is rewarding, and these plans make it easy! It is much easier to go down than to go up, especially if those with whom you keep company have no reason to go up, being comfortable with the level at which they are at the time. ESV Large-Print Personal-Size Bible--buffalo leather, deep brown. 1C iC 1Cor i cor icor) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools. You can cancel anytime during the trial period. (1 Cor. Verb - Present Imperative Middle or Passive - 2nd Person Plural. Romans : Learn more. Self-indulgence leads to excessive striving for yet more worldly pleasure. New International Version (NIV). (CEV) One of the most important decisions a person will make is who his/her companions are. Many Corinthians did not believe in the resurrection of Jesus Christ because they listened to Jews, such as the Sadducees, or other unbelievers, and let those people influence their thinking. What is the problem with the world? Luke : The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Try it free for 30 days. Galatians 6:7 Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. If we associate with people of bad character, they will succeed in pulling us down to their level. 33 Do not be misled: “Bad company corrupts good character.” [] 34 Come back to your senses as you ought, and stop sinning; for there are some who are ignorant of God —I say this to your shame.