First Epistle to the Corinthians

First Epistle to the Corinthians
noun
a New Testament book containing the first epistle from Saint Paul to the church at Corinth
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Epistle
Part Holonyms: ↑New Testament

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  • Epistle to the Hebrews —     Epistle to the Hebrews     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Epistle to the Hebrews     This will be considered under eight headings: (I) Argument; (II) Doctrinal Contents; (III) Language and Style; (IV) Distinctive Characteristics; (V) Readers to… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Corinthians, Second Epistle to the —    Shortly after writing his first letter to the Corinthians, Paul left Ephesus, where intense excitement had been aroused against him, the evidence of his great success, and proceeded to Macedonia. Pursuing the usual route, he reached Troas, the …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Epistles to the Corinthians —     Epistles to the Corinthians     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Epistles to the Corinthians     INTRODUCTORY     St. Paul Founds the Church at Corinth     St. Paul s first visit to Europe is graphically described by St. Luke (Acts, xvi xviii). When …   Catholic encyclopedia

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