1 Corinthians 5:2-7 NIV

2 And you are proud! Shouldn't you rather have been filled with grief1 and have put out of your fellowship2 the man who did this?

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3 Even though I am not physically present, I am with you in spirit.3 And I have already passed judgment on the one who did this, just as if I were present.

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4 When you are assembled in the name of our Lord Jesus4 and I am with you in spirit, and the power of our Lord Jesus is present,

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5 hand this man over5 to Satan,6 so that the sinful naturea may be destroyed and his spirit saved on the day of the Lord.7

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    • a 5:5 - Or "that his body"; or "that the flesh"
      6 Your boasting is not good.8 Don't you know that a little yeast9 works through the whole batch of dough?10

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      7 Get rid of the old yeast that you may be a new batch without yeast--as you really are. For Christ, our Passover lamb, has been sacrificed.11

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