1 Corinthians 5:5 NIV

5 hand this man over to Satan for the destruction of the flesh,ab so that his spirit may be saved on the day of the Lord.

References for 1 Corinthians 5:5

    • l 5:5 - In contexts like this, the Greek word for "flesh" ("sarx" ) refers to the sinful state of human beings, often presented as a power in opposition to the Spirit.
    • m 5:5 - Or "of his body"

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      • a 5:5 - In contexts like this, the Greek word for "flesh" ("sarx" ) refers to the sinful state of human beings, often presented as a power in opposition to the Spirit.
      • b 5:5 - Or "of his body"
      • c 5:11 - The Greek word for "brother or sister" ("adelphos" ) refers here to a believer, whether man or woman, as part of God’s family; also in 8:11, 13.
      • d 5:13 - Deut. 13:5; 17:7; 19:19; 21:21; 22:21,24; 24:7