1 Corinthians 16:1-4 ESV

The Collection for the Saints

1 Now concerninga1the collection for the saints: as I directed the churches of Galatia, so you also are to do.

References for 1 Corinthians 16:1

    • £ 16:1 - The expression Now concerning introduces a reply to a question in the Corinthians' letter; see 7:1; also verse 12
      2 On 2the first day of every week, each of you is to put something aside and store it up, 3as he may prosper, 4so that there will be no collecting when I come.

      References for 1 Corinthians 16:2

      3 And when I arrive, I will send 5those whom you accredit by letter to carry your gift to Jerusalem.

      References for 1 Corinthians 16:3

      4 If it seems advisable that I should go also, they will accompany me.