1 Corinthians 5 & 6

  1. Notice in chapter 5 the distinction in the attitudes enjoined towards sinning Christian and sinning non-Christians.
    What special actions are demanded here of the local church, and why are such actions necessary?
  2. 6:12-20.These verses stress the permanent significance of the Christian’s body.
    List the points mentioned here.
    What does it mean to glorify God in your body?
    What kind of actions are:
    (a) appropriate, and
    (b) undesirable or even unthinkable?
  3. 6:1-11.What reasons does Paul give here for viewing the public washing by Christians of their dirty linen as a denial of the church’s mission in the world?