1 Corinthians 7:17-24
But as God has distributed to every man, as the Lord has called every one, so let him walk. And so ordain I in all churches.…
I. DOES NOT CONSIST IN INDEPENDENCE.
1. A slave may be free.
2. The freeman a slave.
II. IT CONSISTS IN THE SUBJECTION OF THE HEART TO CHRIST who —
1. Makes the hardest service freedom.
2. Subjects the freest will by the force of love.
(J. Lyth, D. D.)
Parallel VersesKJV: But as God hath distributed to every man, as the Lord hath called every one, so let him walk. And so ordain I in all churches.