John Bengel Commentary - 1 Corinthians 5:4 - 5:4

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John Bengel Commentary - 1 Corinthians 5:4 - 5:4

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1Co 5:4. Ἐν τῷ ὀνόματι, in the name) It is construed with, to deliver.-τοῦ ἐμοῦ πνεῦματος, and my spirit) 1Co 5:3.-σὺν τῇ δυνάμει, with the power) The spirit and power are almost synonymous. Paul, speaking of himself, uses the word, spirit; of Christ, power, 2Co 13:3; Mat 28:20; Mat 18:20. A Hypotyposis,[39] i.e. so that the power of the Lord may immediately exert itself.

[39] A vivid presenting of a thing in words, as if before one’s very eyes. See Append.