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1st Corinthians 4

The First Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Corinthians

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Chapter 5

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  It is absolutely heard, that there is fornication among you, and such fornication as the like is not among the heathens; that one should have his father's wife.  

 

 


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  And you are puffed up; and have not rather mourned, that he might be taken away from among you, that hath done this deed.  

 

 


3


 

  I indeed, absent in body, but present in spirit, have already judged, as though I were present, him that hath so done,  

 

 


4


 

  In the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, you being gathered together, and my spirit, with the power of our Lord Jesus;  

 

 


5


 

  To deliver such a one to Satan for the destruction of the flesh, that the spirit may be saved in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ.  

 

 


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  Your glorying is not good. Know you not that a little leaven corrupteth the whole lump ?  

 

 


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  Purge out the old leaven, that you may be a new paste, as you are unleavened. For Christ our pasch is sacrificed.  

 

 


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  Therefore let us feast, not with the old leaven, nor with the leaven of malice and wickedness; but with the unleavened bread of sincerity and truth.  

 

 


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  I wrote to you in an epistle, not to keep company with fornicators.  

 

 


10


 

  I mean not with the fornicators of this world, or with the covetous, or the extortioners, or the servers of idols; otherwise you must needs go out of this world.  

 

 


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  But now I have written to you, not to keep company, if any man that is named a brother, be a fornicator, or covetous, or a server of idols, or a railer, or a drunkard, or an extortioner: with such a one, not so much as to eat.  

 

 


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  For what have I to do to judge them that are without ? Do not you judge them that are within ?  

 

 


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  For them that are without, God will judge. Put away the evil one from among yourselves.  

 

 


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