First Epistle to the Corinthians

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Noun1.First Epistle to the Corinthians - a New Testament book containing the first epistle from Saint Paul to the church at Corinth
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
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This conviction, arising out of the resurrection, is the common credo of the primitive church, as 1 Cor 15:11 makes clear.
As Paul makes clear in 1 Cor 15:20-28, Jesus' resurrection is the first stage in history moving toward its ultimate goal.
He had given instruction about this collection to the Corinthians earlier in 1 Cor 16:1-4 and indicated its importance by urging comparisons with the Macedonians in 2 Corinthians 8-9.