Contributed by Lou Nicholes on Jan 21, 2005
Paul asks the Corinthians if they want him to come to them in love, or with the rod.
THOUGHTS ABOUT THE PASSAGE:
Sometimes in our zeal to clean up our own lives or the lives of others, we unfortunately use “killer soaps”—condemnation, criticism, nagging, fits of temper. We think we’re doing right, but our harsh, self-righteous treatment is more than they can bear. - (Source