One is the word flee. Flee, like not flirt, not flirt with sexual immorality, not toy around with, not get close to, not justify, not rationalize, not all kinds of other words that we practically substitute there. The word that God for our good gives us here is flee. Run away from it. All things are lawful, not all things are helpful.
Beginning the Journey for new Christians. Wilson's Books Donations Watercolors Sitemap 6. Ralph F. In this chapter Paul continues his strong teaching about sexual immorality. But since in chapter 5 he had been talking about the church meeting and taking action to excommunicate the unrepentant member, he continues with another problem existing in the Corinthian church -- not understanding the authority of the church and its leaders to settle matters between members.
First Corinthians and the Twenty-First Century Church: Sexual Immorality, Part 2
Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand. Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind, …. Numbers And Israel abode in Shittim, and the people began to commit whoredom with the daughters of Moab…. Psalm Thus they provoked him to anger with their inventions: and the plague brake in upon them.
Try it free for 30 days. Shall I then take the members of Christ and unite them with a prostitute? All other sins a person commits are outside the body, but whoever sins sexually, sins against their own body.