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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It is for us to "scatter seed" (Mk 4:26) and to "try to persuade others" (2 Cor 5:11) of the good news of the new creation in Christ, but it is God who gives the growth (1 Cor 3:6f.).
1:2), and possibly Chloe (1 Cor. 1:11) and Martha (Luke 10:38).
In defending his own apostolic ministry (1 Cor. 9:1-27), the credentials he lists are that he has seen the risen Lord and has been commissioned by Christ to proclaim the Good News.
One alone is found in a Sunday reading: Chloe (1 Cor. 1:11), who may have been head of a house church and who reports to Paul on happenings in Corinth.
Paul himself testifies that his proclamation was not novel but shared with the apostles before him: "Whether I or they, that's the way we are proclaiming [Christ] and that's the way you came to believe" (1 Cor 15:11).
This conviction, arising out of the resurrection, is the common credo of the primitive church, as 1 Cor 15:11 makes clear.