Outline of I Corinthians

I THE MISSION OF PAUL 1:1-9

II THE MESSAGE OF THE GOSPEL 1:10-4:21
A FACT 1:10-17
B FOOLISHNESS 1:18-2:5
C FAITH 2:6-16
D FOLLOWING 3:1-9
E FOUNDATION 3:10-17
F FAITHFUL 3:18-4:13
G FATHER 4:14-21

III MORAL LAXITY 5:1-6:20
A PURIFY THE FELLOWSHIP 5:1-13
B PRESERVE THE FELLOWSHIP 6:1-11
C PROMOTE THE FELLOWSHIP 6:12-20

IV MARRIAGE 7:1-40
A DANGERS SURROUNDING MARRIAGE 7:1-11
B DIFFICULTIES RELATED TO MARRIAGE 7:12-16
C DETERMINATION OF THE PRIORITY OF MARRIAGE 7:17-40

V MEAT SACRIFICED TO IDOLS 8:1-11:1
A THE IDOLS 8:1-6
B THE IGNORANT 8:7-13
C THE IDEAL 9:1-27
D THE ISRAELITE EXAMPLE 10:1-13
E THE INCOMPATIBILITY OF CHRIST AND IDOLS 10:14-22
F THE IMPORTANCE OF THE EXAMPLE 10:23-11:1

VI MEETING FOR WORSHIP 11:2-14:40
A AUTHORITY IN WORSHIP 11:2-16
B ABUSES IN WORSHIP 11:17-34
C ABILITY IN WORSHIP 12:1-11
D ASSIGNMENT IN WORSHIP 12:12-31a
E ATTITUDE IN WORSHIP 12:31a-13:13
F AIM IN WORSHIP 14:1-25
G AGENDA IN WORSHIP 14:26-40

VII MANNER OF THE RESURRECTION 15:1-58
A ESTABLISHMENT OF THE RESURRECTION 15:1-11
B EXPECTATION OF THE RESURRECTION 15:12-34
C EXPLANATION OF THE RESURRECTION 15:35-49
D EXHORTATION OF THE RESURRECTION 15:50-58

VIII MATERIAL CONCERNS 16:1-24
A GIVING 16:1-4
B GROWING 16:5-18
C GREETING 16:19-24