11:2 Now I praise you, brethren, that ye remember me in all things, and keep the ordinances, as I delivered them to you.
11:3 But I would have you know, that the head of every man is Christ; and the head of the woman is the man; and the head of Christ is God.
things delivered; often trans. traditions.
11:10 For this cause ought the woman to have power on her head because of the angels.
Cf. Genesis 3:16 . The woman's veil, or head-covering, is a symbol of this subordination.
11:27 Wherefore whosoever shall eat this bread, and drink this cup of the Lord, unworthily, shall be guilty of the body and blood of the Lord.
power authority, i.e. the sign of the husband's authority.
angels i.e. of the presence of the angels.
11:29 For he that eateth and drinketh unworthily, eateth and drinketh damnation to himself, not discerning the Lord's body.
i.e. in an unworthy manner; cf. vs. 1 Corinthians 11:20-22 .
11:31 For if we would judge ourselves, we should not be judged.
judgment, in the sense of 1 Corinthians 11:32 .
11:32 But when we are judged, we are chastened of the Lord, that we should not be condemned with the world.
Self-judgment is not so much the believer's moral condemnation of his own ways or habits, or of himself, for allowing such ways. Self-judgment avoids chastisement. If neglected, the Lord judges, and the result is chastisement, but never condemnation 1 Corinthians 11:32 ; 2 Samuel 7:14 2 Samuel 7:15 ; 2 Samuel 12:13 2 Samuel 12:14 ; 1 Corinthians 5:5 ; 1 Timothy 1:20 ; Hebrews 12:7 .
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kosmos = mankind. (See Scofield "Matthew 4:8") .