For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, that He would grant you according to the riches
A form of godliness, but denying the power thereof… (2 Tim 3:5) Paul predicts that perilous times will come when “men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud blasphemers, disobedient to parents,
I fed you with milk and not with solid food; for until now you were not able to receive it, and even now you are still not able. (1 Cor 3:2) The church in Corinth
“A Jew “born at Alexandria,” a man well versed in the Scriptures” “and eloquent (Acts 18:24; R.V., “learned”). He came to Ephesus” “(about A.D. 49), where he spake “boldly” in the synagogue” “(18:26), although he did not know as yet that Jesus of Nazareth” was the Messiah. Aquila and Priscilla instructed him more “perfectly in “the way of God”, i.e., in the knowledge of Christ.” “He then proceeded to Corinth, where he met Paul (Acts 18:27;” 19:1). He was there very useful in watering the good seed Paul “had sown (1 Cor. 1:12), and in gaining many to Christ. His” “disciples were much attached to him (1 Cor. 3:4-7, 22). He was” with Paul at Ephesus when he wrote the First Epistle to the Corinthians; and Paul makes kindly reference to him in his “letter to Titus (3:13). Some have supposed, although without” “sufficient ground, that he was the author of the Epistle to the” Hebrews.
Definition of Apollos: “one who destroys; destroyer”
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