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1 Corinthians 5 :: Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Immoral Church Members
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It is actually reported that there is sexual immorality among you, and the kind of sexual immorality that is not even tolerated[fn] among the Gentiles ​— ​a man is sleeping with his father’s wife.

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And you are arrogant! Shouldn’t you be filled with grief and remove from your congregation the one who did this?

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Even though I am absent in the body, I am present in spirit. As one who is present with you in this way, I have already pronounced judgment on the one who has been doing such a thing.

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When you are assembled in the name of our Lord Jesus, and I am with you in spirit, with the power of our Lord Jesus,

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hand that one over to Satan for the destruction of the flesh, so that his spirit may be saved in the day of the Lord.

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Your boasting is not good. Don’t you know that a little leaven[fn] leavens the whole batch of dough?

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Clean out the old leaven so that you may be a new unleavened batch, as indeed you are. For Christ our Passover lamb has been sacrificed.[fn]

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Therefore, let us observe the feast, not with old leaven or with the leaven of malice and evil, but with the unleavened bread of sincerity and truth.

Church Discipline
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I wrote to you in a letter not to associate with sexually immoral people.

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I did not mean the immoral people of this world or the greedy and swindlers or idolaters; otherwise you would have to leave the world.

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But actually, I wrote[fn] you not to associate with anyone who claims to be a brother or sister and is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or verbally abusive, a drunkard or a swindler. Do not even eat with such a person.

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For what business is it of mine to judge outsiders? Don’t you judge those who are inside?

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God judges outsiders. Remove the evil person from among you.

CSB Footnotes
Other mss read named
Or yeast, also in vv. 7,8
Other mss add for us
Or But now I am writing

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For more information on this translation, see the CSB Preface.

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