Thematic Bible

1 Corinthians 16:1 (show verse)

As to the collection for God's people, what I have directed the Churches of Galatia to do, you must do also.

1 Corinthians 16:2 (show verse)

On the first day of every week let each of you put on one side and store up at his home whatever gain has been granted to him; so that whenever I come, there may then be no collections going on.

1 Corinthians 16:3 (show verse)

And when I am with you, whatever brethren you accredit by letter I will send to carry your kind gift to Jerusalem.

1 Corinthians 16:4 (show verse)

And if it is worth while for me also to make the journey, they shall go as my companions.

1 Corinthians 16:5 (show verse)

I shall come to you after passing through Macedonia; for my plan will be to pass through Macedonia;

1 Corinthians 16:6 (show verse)

and I shall make some stay with you perhaps, or even spend the winter with you, in order that you may help me forward, whichever way I travel.

1 Corinthians 16:7 (show verse)

For I do not wish to see you on this occasion merely in passing; but if the Lord permits, I hope to remain some time with you.

1 Corinthians 16:8 (show verse)

I shall remain in Ephesus, however, until the time of the Harvest Festival,

1 Corinthians 16:9 (show verse)

for a wide door stands open before me which demands great efforts, and we have many opponents.

1 Corinthians 16:10 (show verse)

If Timothy pays you a visit, see that he is free from fear in his relations with you; for he is engaged in the Master's work just as I am.

1 Corinthians 16:11 (show verse)

Therefore let no one slight him, but all of you should help him forward in peace to join me; for I am waiting for him and others of the brethren.

1 Corinthians 16:12 (show verse)

As for our brother Apollos, I have repeatedly urged him to accompany the brethren who are coming to you: but he is quite resolved not to do so at present. He will come, however, when he has a good opportunity.

1 Corinthians 16:13 (show verse)

Be on the alert; stand firm in the faith; acquit yourselves like men; be strong.

1 Corinthians 16:14 (show verse)

Let all that you do be done from motives of love.

1 Corinthians 16:15 (show verse)

And I beseech you, brethren--you know the household of Stephanas, how they were the earliest Greek converts to Christ, and have devoted themselves to the service of God's people--

1 Corinthians 16:16 (show verse)

I beseech you, on your part, to show deference to such men, and to every one who participates in their work and toils hard.

1 Corinthians 16:17 (show verse)

It is a joy to me that Stephanas, Fortunatus and Achaicus have now arrived, because what was wanting so far as you are concerned they have supplied.

1 Corinthians 16:18 (show verse)

They have refreshed my spirit, and yours. Acknowledge such men as these.

1 Corinthians 16:19 (show verse)

The Churches in the province of Asia send you greetings; and Aquila and Prisca, in hearty Christian love, do the same, together with the Church which meets at their house.

1 Corinthians 16:20 (show verse)

The brethren all send greetings to you. Greet one another with a holy kiss.

1 Corinthians 16:21 (show verse)

The final greeting of me--Paul--with my own hand.

1 Corinthians 16:22 (show verse)

If any one is destitute of love to the Lord, let him be accursed. OUR LORD IS COMING.

1 Corinthians 16:23 (show verse)

The grace of the Lord Jesus be with you.

1 Corinthians 16:24 (show verse)

My love in Christ Jesus be with you all.