In this story, on the Monday after Palm Sunday, Jesus re-enters Jerusalem, goes to the temple, and drives out the moneychangers and people who were selling animals for sacrifices.
Romans 12:1-2 - I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, [which is] your reasonable service.
Psalms 1 - That our sons [may be] as plants grown up in their youth; [that] our daughters [may be] as corner stones, polished [after] the similitude of a palace: Leviticus - Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print any marks upon you: I [am] the LORD.
Jeremiah - For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.1 Corinthians -20 - What?
know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost [which is] in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own?
To understand New Christian thought, which is pretty broad, one useful approach is to see its truths as being grouped into 5 main doctrines: The LORD, The Word, regeneration, heaven, and conjugial love or ideal marriage.
Find out how this all works, and explore some "tool" doctrines, too.
Erastus (see and note) may also have been a Corinthian (see 2Ti ). Paul's primary theme in Romans is the basic gospel, God's plan of salvation and righteousness for all humankind, Jew and Gentile alike (see -17 and notes).
The original recipients of the letter were the people of the church at Rome (1:7), who were predominantly Gentile. Although justification by faith has been suggested by some as the theme, it would seem that a broader theme states the message of the book more adequately.
1 Timothy - Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity.
Ecclesiastes 11:9 - Rejoice, O young man, in thy youth; and let thy heart cheer thee in the days of thy youth, and walk in the ways of thine heart, and in the sight of thine eyes: but know thou, that for all these [things] God will bring thee into judgment.
Since he had not yet been at Corinth (on his third missionary journey) when he wrote 1 Corinthians (cf.