I Corinthians 13:11

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  1. Golden Age

    Golden Age BATTLE BEAST

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    What do people make of this Bible excerpt??

    "When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things"
     
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    It means "I grew up".
     
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    In context, Paul is talking about the use of spiritual gifts and how unconditional love must always be present in the use of them. The direct application of this verse is that using spiritual gifts for ones benefit is childish because the Corinthian church had problems with misusing spiritual gifts and this was causing division in the church. Mature believers would not have this selfishness and would be the "Man" described in this verse.
     
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    I think about the Mathew Lillard
     
  5. McBradders

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    Isn't this thread against board rules anyway?

    *reports post*
     
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    This.
    Also this. Someone who has been here since 2005 should know better.
     
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    and lock in 3......2........1.....
     
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    This.

    Yep.
     
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    I think that if Paul had stayed home and collected action figures, he probably wouldn't have gotten executed. There's the lesson for ya.
     
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    And ^^^this^^^ is why we don't discuss religion in GD...
     
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