- Chapter 1
True Saints are perfectly united in the same mind and in the same judgment—Preach the gospel and save souls—The gospel is preached by the weak and the simple.
- Chapter 2
The gospel is preached by the power of the Spirit—The Spirit reveals all things to the Saints—The unrepentant natural man cannot receive the things of the Spirit of God.
- Chapter 3
Milk comes before meat in the Church—Men’s works will be tried by fire—The Saints are the temple of God, and if they are faithful, they will inherit all things.
- Chapter 4
Christ’s ministers must be faithful—The Apostles suffer, minister, and keep the faith—The kingdom of God is not in word but in power.
- Chapter 5
The Church cannot fellowship sinners—Christ, our passover, was sacrificed for us.
- Chapter 6
Church members should not fight one another in the courts—The unrighteous will not be saved—True Saints are the temple of the Holy Ghost.
- Chapter 7
Paul answers special questions about marriage among those called on missions—Paul praises self-discipline.
- Chapter 8
There are many gods and many lords—To us there is one God (the Father) and one Lord, who is Christ.
- Chapter 9
Paul rejoices in his Christian liberty—He preaches the gospel to all without charge—He is all things to all men to gain converts.
- Chapter 10
Christ is the God of Israel and the spiritual Rock that guided them—Ancient Israel rebelled against Christ—Paul contrasts true and false sacraments.
- Chapter 11
Paul speaks of certain customs of hair and grooming—Heresies will arise that test and prove the faithful—The sacramental emblems are partaken in remembrance of the flesh and blood of Christ—Beware of partaking unworthily.
- Chapter 12
The Holy Ghost reveals that Jesus is the Christ—Spiritual gifts are present among the Saints—Apostles, prophets, and miracles are found in the true Church.
- Chapter 13
Paul discusses the high status of charity—Charity, a pure love, excels and exceeds almost all else.
- Chapter 14
People should desire spiritual gifts—Tongues and prophecy are compared—Prophecy is the greater gift—Paul says, You may all prophesy; covet to prophesy.
- Chapter 15
Christ died for our sins—He rose from the dead and was seen by many—All men will be resurrected—Paul speaks of baptism for the dead—The three degrees of glory are described—Victory over death comes through Christ.
- Chapter 16
Paul counsels, Stand fast in the faith; let all things be done with charity.