|Overview - 1 Corinthians 7|
|1||He treats of marriage;|
|4||shewing it to be a remedy against fornication,|
|10||and that the bond thereof ought not lightly to be dissolved.|
|20||Every man must be content with his vocation.|
|25||Virginity wherefore to be embraced;|
|35||and for what respects we may either marry, or abstain from marrying.|
1 Corinthians 7:21 (King James Version)
Art thou called being a servant? care not for it: but if thou mayest be made free, use it rather.
- 12:13 Galatians 3:28 ; Colossians 3:11 ; 1 Timothy 6:1-3 ; 1 Peter 2:18-24
- a servant
- Rather, a slave, [doulos
,] the property of another, and bought with his money. In these verses the apostle shows that Christianity makes no change in our civil connections.
- Luke 10:40 Luke 10:41 ; 12:29 *marg:
- 21:34 Philippians 4:6 Philippians 4:11 ; Hebrews 13:5 ; 1 Peter 5:7