Study Guide

Corinthians Figures

Paul of Tarsus

Wait a second. We thought the New Testament was all about Jesus. But 15 of the 27 New Testament...

The Corinthians

The Corinthians sure get lots of screen time in the Bible, but just who were they? And why does...

The False Apostles

These guys are bad news… at least according to Paul. To him, they're just walking around...

Jesus Christ

Get this: Paul never actually met Jesus while he was alive. But that didn't stop him from...

Timothy

This dude is Paul's companion. A co-disciple. His bosom buddy.Timothy is mentioned several times...

Titus

Another one of Paul's cohorts, Titus, is hanging around Corinth being a disciple and generally...

Aquila and Prisca

Aquila and Prisca are Paul's husband-wife disciple team. You know, his go-to couple for all...

Apollos

This guy is sort of a rival apostle to Paul in Corinth, though Paul doesn't really see things...

Cephas

Though Paul calls this disciple Cephas, he's probably better known as Peter (John 1:42). As in...

The Offending Brother

This poor guy doesn't even get a name, but he does get a heaping helping of scorn from Paul.It...

Sosthenes

Sosthenes gets a tiny shout-out at the beginning of 1 Corinthians. Like he did with Timothy, Paul...