Does any one of you that has a matter of dispute with another, presume to be judged before the unrighteous, and not before the saints?
And if your brother sin against you, go and tell him of his fault between you and him alone; if he hear you, you have gained your brother.
But when Paul was about to open his mouth, Gallic said to the Jews: If it were a matter of in justice, or of wicked mischief, Jews, I would, with reason, bear with you:
Therefore, if Demetrius, and the artists who are with him, have a charge against any one, the courts are in session, and the proconsuls are there; let them accuse each other.
to the church of God which is in Corinth, to the sanctified in Christ Jesus, called saints, with all that in every place call on the name of Jesus Christ our Lord, both theirs and ours:
But brother goes to law with brother, and this before the unbelievers?
for God is not the author of confusion, but of peace, as in all the assemblies of the saints.
As it respects the collection which is for the saints, as I have given orders to the churches of Galatia, so also do you.
I beseech you, brethren, (you know the house of Stephanas, that they are the first-fruits of Achaia, and that they have devoted themselves to the ministry of the saints,)