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While a satisfactory answer has already been provided I wanted to add some additional thoughts, beyond what is suitable for a comment. Paul's concern was that he had an incomplete gospel. He had a mandate directly from the lord Jesus (through Ananias) to proclaim his gospel but now a serious challenge to the sufficiency of that gospel as some were insisting ...


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In Galatians 1:11-12, we learn that Paul did not learn the gospel that he taught from anyone else, believing that he learnt it by divine revelation: Galatians 1:11-12: But I certify you, brethren, that the gospel which was preached of me is not after man. For I neither received it of man, neither was I taught it, but by the revelation of Jesus Christ. ...


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Some scholars, such at Dominick Crossan and Marcus Borg suggest that 1 Cor. 14:33-36 is a later insertion, for if you remove this passage, the subject of prophecy in 14:26-33 picks up naturally at 14:37-40. Furthermore, the insertion is given as a separate paragraph in all Greek manuscripts. The silencing of women in church contradicts the general attitude ...



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