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Elizabeth Harper, Cambridge UK
Formerly of:
Browns Bay & Mt Eden, N. Z.
Trinity College Bristol
NEOC & Durham University
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NB. These studies have been influenced by the CPAS Bible Study course "Project Corinth" 1995. Much supporting material is under their copyright and cannot be displayed here. It is recommended that you purchase a copy of their study or find your own supporting material from commentaries and books.
Preparation* - guidance for preparing these studies
Introduction - introductory material for those leading these studies NB 298kb!
Study 1 - 1 Corinthians 8:1 - 10:33
Click on the links below to download the files:
Study 1 on 1 Cor 8:1-10:33 – a study on Chapter8 -10 of 1 Corinthians
Reading 1 - a dramatised reading of Revelation 1 from the NRSV
Participants Booklet - A flyer in pdf format* on the three studies with suitable preparation questions for each week. A higher quality version for printing is available but at 178 Kb it will take a while to download.
Taboo* - Christian Taboos down the ages
Meat for Idols* - should the Corinthians eat meat sacrificed to idols?
Youth Group case study* - What would you do with the youth group?
Study 2 - 1 Corinthians 11:17 - 12:31
Ideally this should be divided into 3 studies! Click on the links below to download the files:
Study 2 on 1 Cor 11:17-12:31 – a study on Chapters 11-12 of 1 Corinthians
Reading 2 - a dramatised reading of Revelation 5-7 from the NRSV
Worship Case Study - A church divided over worship - how would you resolve it?.
Worship - a selection of statements about worship for discussion.
Prayers - some prayers for use with this study
Communion - an aid to understanding the Anglican Communion service
Body of Christ - an outline body for labeling

*These documents are in Adobe Acrobat pdf format. Adobe Readers are free from Adobe. If you do not have Word 97 or higher a viewer is available from Microsoft

A set of two House Group Studies on

1 Corinthians

The following documents are © Elizabeth Harper 2003. They may be used freely by the House Groups at St Mary Magdalene Church. They may also be used by any other bona fide groups who are studying Corinthians in which case the source of the material must be acknowledged. These studies may not be used for commercial purposes. They are in Word Document format and available for downloading. They will need to be reformatted for your word processor.

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