Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For as in one body we have many members, and all the members do not have the same function,
1 Corinthians 10:17
Because there is one bread, we who are many are one body, for we all partake of the one bread.
1 Corinthians 12:12
For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though they are many, are one body, so it is with Christ.
which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all.
Therefore, laying aside falsehood, each one of you must speak truth with his neighbor, for we are members of one another.
For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is himself the Savior.
Now I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh I do my share for the sake of his body, which is the church, in filling up what is lacking in Christ's afflictions.
and not holding fast to the head, from whom the whole body, nourished and held together by its joints and ligaments, grows with a growth that is from God.