Tag Archives: Second Epistle to the Corinthians

More Twitter Theology That Makes Me Sigh…

The answer is, neither- God is found in Christ.  Doesn’t anyone read the Bible anymore? ὡς ὅτι θεὸς ἦν ἐν Χριστῷ κόσμον καταλλάσσων ἑαυτῷ, μὴ λογιζόμενος αὐτοῖς τὰ παραπτώματα αὐτῶν καὶ θέμενος ἐν ἡμῖν τὸν λόγον τῆς καταλλαγῆς. 2 Cor … Continue reading

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Paul The Apostle Was Married: An Observation on an Old Chestnut

It’s a simple thing to prove that Paul was married.  He wrote διὸ ἵνα μὴ ὑπεραίρωμαι, ἐδόθη μοι σκόλοψ τῇ σαρκί, ἄγγελος Σατανᾶ, ἵνα με κολαφίζῃ, ἵνα μὴ ὑπεραίρωμαι. ὑπὲρ τούτου τρὶς τὸν κύριον παρεκάλεσα ἵνα ἀποστῇ ἀπ’ ἐμοῦ· καὶ … Continue reading

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Words to Live By…

As Paul remarks to the obnoxious Corinthians- εαν ελθω εις το παλιν ου φεισομαι.  (2 Cor 13:2). φεισομαι means ‘to have hesitation about doing something that affects another adversely’. In the present context it means that Paul, when he arrives, … Continue reading

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