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1 Corinthians Chapter 11:1-3

But I want you to understand that the head of every man is Christ, the head of a wife is her husband, and the head of Christ is God.

1 Corinthians 11:1-3
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Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ.
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Now I commend you because you remember me in everything and maintain the traditions even as I delivered them to you.
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But I want you to understand that the head of every man is Christ, the head of a wife is her husband, and the head of Christ is God.
  1. Who are we to imitate?
    1 Corinthians 11:1
    Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ.
  2. What did Paul praise them for?
    1 Corinthians 11:2
    Now I commend you because you remember me in everything and maintain the traditions even as I delivered them to you.
  3. What did he want them to know?
    1 Corinthians 11:3
    But I want you to understand that the head of every man is Christ, the head of a wife is her husband, and the head of Christ is God.

1 Corinthians Chapter 11:4-9

For man was not made from woman, but woman from man. Neither was man created for woman, but woman for man.

1 Corinthians 11:4-9
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Every man who prays or prophesies with his head covered dishonors his head,
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but every wife who prays or prophesies with her head uncovered dishonors her head, since it is the same as if her head were shaven.
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For if a wife will not cover her head, then she should cut her hair short. But since it is disgraceful for a wife to cut off her hair or shave her head, let her cover her head.
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For a man ought not to cover his head, since he is the image and glory of God, but woman is the glory of man.
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For man was not made from woman, but woman from man.
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Neither was man created for woman, but woman for man.
  1. If a man prays with his head covered, who does he dishonor?
    1 Corinthians 11:4
    Every man who prays or prophesies with his head covered dishonors his head,
  2. Who is his head?
    1 Corinthians 11:4
    Every man who prays or prophesies with his head covered dishonors his head,
  3. If a woman prays with her head uncovered, what is it to her?
    1 Corinthians 11:5-6
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    but every wife who prays or prophesies with her head uncovered dishonors her head, since it is the same as if her head were shaven.
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    For if a wife will not cover her head, then she should cut her hair short. But since it is disgraceful for a wife to cut off her hair or shave her head, let her cover her head.
  4. Who is the image and glory of God? Who is the glory of man?
    1 Corinthians 11:7
    For a man ought not to cover his head, since he is the image and glory of God, but woman is the glory of man.
  5. Did man come from woman, or did woman come from man?
    1 Corinthians 11:8
    For man was not made from woman, but woman from man.
  6. Was man created for the woman, or was the woman created for the man?
    1 Corinthians 11:9
    Neither was man created for woman, but woman for man.

1 Corinthians Chapter 11:10-16

If anyone is inclined to be contentious, we have no such practice, nor do the churches of God.

1 Corinthians 11:10-16
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That is why a wife ought to have a symbol of authority on her head, because of the angels.
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Nevertheless, in the Lord woman is not independent of man nor man of woman;
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for as woman was made from man, so man is now born of woman. And all things are from God.
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Judge for yourselves: is it proper for a wife to pray to God with her head uncovered?
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Does not nature itself teach you that if a man wears long hair it is a disgrace for him,
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but if a woman has long hair, it is her glory? For her hair is given to her for a covering.
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If anyone is inclined to be contentious, we have no such practice, nor do the churches of God.
  1. What should the woman have?
    1 Corinthians 11:10
    That is why a wife ought to have a symbol of authority on her head, because of the angels.
  2. Is man or woman independent of each other?
    1 Corinthians 11:11
    Nevertheless, in the Lord woman is not independent of man nor man of woman;
  3. Who came from whom, and who came through whom?
    1 Corinthians 11:12
    for as woman was made from man, so man is now born of woman. And all things are from God.
  4. How should we judge this?
    1 Corinthians 11:13
    Judge for yourselves: is it proper for a wife to pray to God with her head uncovered?
  5. What does nature teach us?
    1 Corinthians 11:14
    Does not nature itself teach you that if a man wears long hair it is a disgrace for him,
  6. What is long hair for a woman?
    1 Corinthians 11:15
    but if a woman has long hair, it is her glory? For her hair is given to her for a covering.
  7. Did Paul accept any other tradition from contentious people?
    1 Corinthians 11:16
    If anyone is inclined to be contentious, we have no such practice, nor do the churches of God.

1 Corinthians Chapter 11:17-22

But in the following instructions I do not commend you, because when you come together it is not for the better but for the worse.

1 Corinthians 11:17-22
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But in the following instructions I do not commend you, because when you come together it is not for the better but for the worse.
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For, in the first place, when you come together as a church, I hear that there are divisions among you. And I believe it in part,
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for there must be factions among you in order that those who are genuine among you may be recognized.
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When you come together, it is not the Lord's supper that you eat.
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For in eating, each one goes ahead with his own meal. One goes hungry, another gets drunk.
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What! Do you not have houses to eat and drink in? Or do you despise the church of God and humiliate those who have nothing? What shall I say to you? Shall I commend you in this? No, I will not.
  1. How was Paul addressing them about their coming together?
    1 Corinthians 11:17
    But in the following instructions I do not commend you, because when you come together it is not for the better but for the worse.
  2. What had he heard about their assemblies (coming together)?
    1 Corinthians 11:18
    For, in the first place, when you come together as a church, I hear that there are divisions among you. And I believe it in part,
  3. How are those who are approved recognized?
    1 Corinthians 11:19
    for there must be factions among you in order that those who are genuine among you may be recognized.
  4. What were they doing to negate the Lord's Supper?
    1 Corinthians 11:20-21
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    When you come together, it is not the Lord's supper that you eat.
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    For in eating, each one goes ahead with his own meal. One goes hungry, another gets drunk.
  5. What did Paul instruct them to do to resolve this?
    1 Corinthians 11:22
    What! Do you not have houses to eat and drink in? Or do you despise the church of God and humiliate those who have nothing? What shall I say to you? Shall I commend you in this? No, I will not.

1 Corinthians Chapter 11:23-26

For as often as you eat this bread and drink the cup, you proclaim the Lord's death until he comes.

1 Corinthians 11:23-26
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For I received from the Lord what I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus on the night when he was betrayed took bread,
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and when he had given thanks, he broke it, and said, “This is my body, which is for you. Do this in remembrance of me.”
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In the same way also he took the cup, after supper, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood. Do this, as often as you drink it, in remembrance of me.”
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For as often as you eat this bread and drink the cup, you proclaim the Lord's death until he comes.
  1. What had Paul delivered to them?
    1 Corinthians 11:23-24
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    For I received from the Lord what I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus on the night when he was betrayed took bread,
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    and when he had given thanks, he broke it, and said, “This is my body, which is for you. Do this in remembrance of me.”
  2. What did Jesus do say about the cup?
    1 Corinthians 11:25
    In the same way also he took the cup, after supper, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood. Do this, as often as you drink it, in remembrance of me.”
  3. What do we proclaim when we eat and drink the Lord's Supper?
    1 Corinthians 11:26
    For as often as you eat this bread and drink the cup, you proclaim the Lord's death until he comes.

1 Corinthians Chapter 11:27-32

Whoever, therefore, eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner will be guilty concerning the body and blood of the Lord.

1 Corinthians 11:27-32
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Whoever, therefore, eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner will be guilty concerning the body and blood of the Lord.
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Let a person examine himself, then, and so eat of the bread and drink of the cup.
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For anyone who eats and drinks without discerning the body eats and drinks judgment on himself.
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That is why many of you are weak and ill, and some have died.
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But if we judged ourselves truly, we would not be judged.
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But when we are judged by the Lord, we are disciplined so that we may not be condemned along with the world.
  1. If you eat in an unworthy manner, what are you guilty of?
    1 Corinthians 11:27
    Whoever, therefore, eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner will be guilty concerning the body and blood of the Lord.
  2. What must we do?
    1 Corinthians 11:28
    Let a person examine himself, then, and so eat of the bread and drink of the cup.
  3. If we don't examine ourselves, what are we drinking?
    1 Corinthians 11:29
    For anyone who eats and drinks without discerning the body eats and drinks judgment on himself.
  4. What results from this?
    1 Corinthians 11:30
    That is why many of you are weak and ill, and some have died.
  5. How can we avoid judgment?
    1 Corinthians 11:31
    But if we judged ourselves truly, we would not be judged.
  6. Why does the Lord chasten us?
    1 Corinthians 11:32
    But when we are judged by the Lord, we are disciplined so that we may not be condemned along with the world.

1 Corinthians Chapter 11:33-34

If anyone is hungry, let him eat at home—so that when you come together it will not be for judgment. About the other things I will give directions when I come.

1 Corinthians 11:33-34
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So then, my brothers, when you come together to eat, wait for one another—
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if anyone is hungry, let him eat at home—so that when you come together it will not be for judgment. About the other things I will give directions when I come.
  1. When we come together, what are we to do?
    1 Corinthians 11:33
    So then, my brothers, when you come together to eat, wait for one another—
  2. If anyone is hungry, what should they do?
    1 Corinthians 11:34
    if anyone is hungry, let him eat at home—so that when you come together it will not be for judgment. About the other things I will give directions when I come.