Assignment One

Looking at the Content


1.         Read through the entire book of I Corinthians, preferably in one sitting. Read it like you would a letter written to you from a friend. This will give you an overall feel for what the book is about.

2.         Read through the entire book of I Corinthians a second time and this time jot down answers to the following questions:

            a.         Make a list of frequently repeated words, phrases or ideas.

            b.         Who are the people mentioned in I Corinthians?

            c.         What events are mentioned which might help us date the book?

            d.         What locations are mentioned?

3.         What kind of book is I Corinthians? (Historical, Biographical, Poetic, Proverbial, Prophetic, Instructional, or a combination?)