New Testament

Teachings on select people, themes, books, and Scripture passages in the New Testament.

2 Corinthians 4: Living Letters

This entry is part 157 of 159 in the series 365 Key Chapters of the Bible

If you are a Christian, you are a “living letter” (2 Corinthians 3:1–3). Your life demonstrates the truth of the gospel, demanding a response from all around you. At the end of the day, there can be no neutral response to Christ. We will either walk in the blindness of the world or in the light of the Holy Spirit.

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1 Corinthians 7: Marriage and Celibacy

This entry is part 145 of 159 in the series 365 Key Chapters of the Bible

First Corinthians is a practical book because in it Paul addresses several specific questions the Corinthian church had about Christian behavior. Not only do many of these questions still arise frequently today, but many of Paul’s answers also run counter to our culture. In chapter 7, Paul addresses the topics of marriage, divorce, celibacy, and remarriage.

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