1Gordon D. Fee, The First Epistle to the Corinthians, “New International Commentary on the New Testament” (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1987), p. 159.


C. K. Barrett, The First Epistle to the Corinthians, “Harper’s New Testament Commentaries” (New York: Harper and Row, 1968), p. 99.

32 Timothy 2:2.

4James P. Boyce, “Three Changes in Theological Institutions,” in James Petigru Boyce: Selected Writings, ed. Timothy F. George (Nashville: Broadman Press, 1989), p. 51.

5From Samuel Miller, Jr., The Life of Samuel Miller (Philadelphia: Claxon, Remsen, and Haffelfinger, 1869), as cited in David B. Calhoun, Princeton Theological Seminary: Faith and Learning 1812-1868 (Carlisle, PA: Banner of Truth Trust, 1994), p. 72. In this passage, Owen refers to John Owen, the great Puritan theologian and Edwards to Jonathan Edwards, the famous preacher who died as President of what was later known as Princeton University.

6Charles Hodge, An Exposition of the First Epistle to the Corinthians (Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1980 [1857]), p. 65.

7Ibid., p. 64.


Martin Luther, Sermons of Martin Luther, ed., John Nicholas Lenker, trans. John Nicholas Lenker and others, Vol. 6 (Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, n.d.), pp. 66-67.

9Boyce, p. 36.

10Fee, p. 160.

11Charles Spurgeon, An All-Round Ministry (Carlisle, PA: Banner of Truth, 1994 [1900]), p. 281.