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ILLUSTRATIONS, DEVOTIONALS, HOMILIES 1 Corinthians Resources Part 3 of 3 From Our Daily Bread (ODB) unless otherwise designated …

In Paul’s days, letter writing was the only option if you wanted to send a message to far-flung friends. In the Greco-Roman world letters followed certain conventions. They would begin with a salutation followed by prosaic words of thanksgiving. Concrete directions of some sort (called the parenesis) often sat sandwiched between the main body of the text and the closing. Paul largely stuck to this convention when writing his letters, but he included modifications that underscored his Christian commitments. Among these was making the thanksgiving a strategic, dynamic force in his message.

The Cramps I Aint Nuthin But A Gorehound