The wisdom of their wise men will perish

Just as there are many “gods” . . . , there is actually to us one God. —1 Cor. 8:5, 6. The first-century Christian congregation was made up of Jews, Greeks, Romans, and people of other nationalities. They had different religious backgrounds, customs, and sensibilities. Because of that, some had difficulty accepting the new way of worship or fully relinquishing [...]