1 Corinthians 5:5-13 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"
      6 Your boasting is not good. Don’t you know that a little yeast leavens the whole batch of dough?

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      7 Get rid of the old yeast, so that you may be a new unleavened batch—as you really are. For Christ, our Passover lamb, has been sacrificed.

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      8 Therefore let us keep the Festival, not with the old bread leavened with malice and wickedness, but with the unleavened bread of sincerity and truth.

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      9 I wrote to you in my letter not to associate with sexually immoral people—

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      10 not at all meaning the people of this world who are immoral, or the greedy and swindlers, or idolaters. In that case you would have to leave this world.

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      11 But now I am writing to you that you must not associate with anyone who claims to be a brother or sisterc but is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or slanderer, a drunkard or swindler. Do not even eat with such people.

      References for 1 Corinthians 5:11

        • n 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.
          12 What business is it of mine to judge those outside the church? Are you not to judge those inside?

          References for 1 Corinthians 5:12

              13 God will judge those outside. “Expel the wicked person from among you.”d

              References for 1 Corinthians 5:13

                • o 5:13 - Deut. 13:5; 17:7; 19:19; 21:21; 22:21,24; 24:7