Dare any of you, having a matter against his neighbor, go to law before the unrighteous, and not before the saints?
"If your brother sins against you, go, show him his fault between you and him alone. If he listens to you, you have gained back your brother.
But when Paul was about to open his mouth, Gallio said to the Jews, "If indeed it were a matter of wrong or of wicked crime, you Jews, it would be reasonable that I should bear with you;
If therefore Demetrius and the craftsmen who are with him have a matter against anyone, the courts are open, and there are proconsuls. Let them press charges against one another.
to the church of God which is at Corinth; those who are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, with all who call on the name of our Lord Jesus Christ in every place, both theirs and ours:
But brother goes to law with brother, and that before unbelievers.
for God is not a God of confusion, but of peace. As in all the churches of the saints,
Now concerning the collection for the saints, as I commanded the churches of Galatia, you do likewise.
Now I beg you, brothers (you know the house of Stephanas, that it is the first fruits of Achaia, and that they have set themselves to serve the saints),