John Bengel Commentary - 1 Corinthians 3:15 - 3:15

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John Bengel Commentary - 1 Corinthians 3:15 - 3:15

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1Co 3:15. Ζημιωθήσεται, he shall suffer loss) He shall fail in obtaining the reward, not in obtaining salvation.-αὐτὸς) he himself.-σωθήσεται, shall be saved) because he does not forsake this foundation, 1Co 3:12.-ὡς, as) a particle of explanation and limitation; as one who should be obliged to go through fire.-διὰ, through) So διὰ, through [= with], Rom 2:27 : not without fire, comp. 1Co 3:13. As the shipwrecked merchant, though he has lost his merchandise and his gain, is saved through the waves.[28]

[28] Is saved, though having to pass through the waves.-ED.