Whoever these people were, they are no longer what they were. They must have been dirty because they were washed. They must have been unholy because now they are holy. They must have been unjust because now they have been justified.
Now I will let the scripture tell you who and what they were.
Do you not know that the wicked will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: Neither the sexually immoral
nor male prostitutes
nor homosexual offenders
nor the greedy
will inherit the kingdom of God. (1 Corinthians 6:9, 10)
Paul, during the two years in Corinth, had led these people to the Father through Jesus Christ. He knew who and what they were before they entered the small gate and the narrow way. They were wicked, in ge…