Archive for the ‘Spiritual Fruit’ Tag

“Walk” in 2 Corinthians

In Eph 4:1 Paul urges us to walk worthily of our calling.

The metaphor “walk” for lifestyle or behavior is used repeatedly throughout the NT. I am looking at each passage that uses this metaphor. Today is 2 Corinthians (4:2, 5:7, 10:2-3, 12:18).

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“Walk” in Romans

I am looking for connections between NT passages on subjects that stem from Eph 4:1. The first word study is on “walk.” Walking as a metaphor is used repeatedly in the NT. Today I look at Romans.

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Eph 4:1 Walk

<Note: this post is a work in progress>

I am doing a sort of word study through a “put on, take off” passage, taking important words and finding other places they are used and what the context refers to there. Not every meaning or nuance applies to every usage – in other words, just because another passage uses a word in a certain context or with a certain meaning does not mean that the context or meaning applies here. The reason I am doing this is simply to look for connections and see how various passages might interact with each other. Continue reading