Such were some of you!
Are you entering the kingdom? Paul relates that the people in Corinth had been involved in many kinds of sin. However, he said "such were some of you... But now you are washed, now you are sanctified, now you are justified! His message is one of rebirth and deliverance! He then talks about that we are the temple of God! God now lives in us! This is a true word of encouragement and deliverance!