37 If anyone thinks they are a prophet(BD) or otherwise gifted by the Spirit,(BE) let them acknowledge that what I am writing to you is the Lord’s command. NIV: New International Version . 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue Or in another language ; also in verses 4, 13, 14, 19, 26 and 27 does not speak to people but to God. NIV 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. [i], 36 Or do you think God’s word originated with you Corinthians? MSG 1 Go after a life of love as if your life depended on it - because it does. Verse. 19 But in the church I would rather speak five intelligible words to instruct others than ten thousand words in a tongue.(AC). 1Co 1:2. 20 Brothers and sisters, stop thinking like children. 1 Corinthians 14:24 But if an unbeliever or an inquirer comes in while everyone is prophesying, they are convicted of sin and are brought under judgment by all, 1 Corinthians 14:39 For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to people but to God. 13 For this reason the one who speaks in a tongue should pray that they may interpret what they say. 40 But be sure that everything is done properly and in order. Prophecy and Tongues - Pursue love, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy. (i) It convicts a man of his sin. 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 13 So anyone who speaks in tongues should pray also for the ability to interpret what has been said. 10 Undoubtedly there are all sorts of languages in the world, yet none of them is without meaning. 1 Now about the collection for the Lord’s people: Do what I told the Galatian churches to do. I will pray with my spirit, but I will also pray with my understanding; I will sing with my spirit, but I will also sing with my understanding. 26 What then shall we say, brothers and sisters? 4 Anyone who speaks in a tongue(J) edifies(K) themselves, but the one who prophesies(L) edifies the church. 1 Corinthians 14:1 NIV. 26 Well, my brothers and sisters, let’s summarize. 1 Corinthians 14:24-25 give us a vivid summary of what happens when the truth of God is intelligibly proclaimed. 1 Corinthians 14 Chapter Parallel Compare 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 21 In the Law(AF) it is written: “With other tongues    and through the lips of foreignersI will speak to this people,    but even then they will not listen to me,(AG)says the Lord.”[e], 22 Tongues, then, are a sign, not for believers but for unbelievers; prophecy,(AH) however, is not for unbelievers but for believers. Principles Concerning Spiritual Gifts. All rights reserved worldwide. 12 Now about the gifts of the Spirit, z brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed. 29 Let two or three people prophesy, and let the others evaluate what is said. 1 Corinthians 14 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire spiritual gifts, especially the gift of prophecy. Home × Home; Bible. 2 Corinthians 2:14 Now thanks be to God, which always causes us to triumph in Christ, and makes manifest the aroma of his knowledge by us in every place. 2 For if you have the ability to speak in tongues,[a] you will be talking only to God, since people won’t be able to understand you. 14 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 8 Again, if the trumpet does not sound a clear call, who will get ready for battle? NIV, Storyline Bible, Comfort Print: Each Story Plays a Part. They are not allowed to speak,(AZ) but must be in submission,(BA) as the law(BB) says. 1 Corinthians 14 :: New International Version (NIV) Strong's. 22 So you see that speaking in tongues is a sign, not for believers, but for unbelievers. (AU) 33 For God is not a God of disorder(AV) but of peace(AW)—as in all the congregations(AX) of the Lord’s people. 17 You are giving thanks well enough, but no one else is edified. 1 Corinthians 14:1-25 - NIV: Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 28 If there is no interpreter, the speaker should keep quiet in the church and speak to himself and to God. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. Cancel. Or are you the only people it has reached? I will sing in the spirit, and I will also sing in words I understand. NIV 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. Or are you the only people it has reached? 14 Let love be your highest goal! Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. 39 Therefore, my brothers and sisters, be eager(BG) to prophesy,(BH) and do not forbid speaking in tongues. 10 There are many different languages in the world, and every language has meaning. 1 Corinthians 14. 26 What then shall we say, brothers and sisters? But you should also desire the special abilities the Spirit gives—especially the ability to prophesy. 2 Now it is required that those who have been given a trust must prove faithful. 8 And if the bugler doesn’t sound a clear call, how will the soldiers know they are being called to battle? 1 Corinthians 14 Intelligibility in Worship 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. What then shall we say, brothers and sisters? 16 Otherwise when you are praising God in the Spirit, how can someone else, who is now put in the position of an inquirer,[d] say “Amen”(Z) to your thanksgiving,(AA) since they do not know what you are saying? 1 Corinthians 16:14. q 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue a r … 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. 23 So if the whole church comes together and everyone speaks in tongues, and inquirers or unbelievers come in, will they not say that you are out of your mind? Red Letter. 1 Corinthians 15 2 Corinthians 1 ... An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the NIV Study Bible and the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition - is just a step away! 11 If then I do not grasp the meaning of what someone is saying, I am a foreigner to the speaker, and the speaker is a foreigner to me. 21 It is written in the Scriptures[f]: “I will speak to my own people    through strange languages    and through the lips of foreigners.But even then, they will not listen to me,”[g]    says the Lord. 4 My conscience is clear, but that does not make me innocent. Alcibiades, the spoilt darling of Athens, was the friend of Socrates, and sometimes he used to say to him, "Socrates, I hate you, for every time I meet you you make me see what I am." Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong. 2 You know that when you were pagans, somehow or other you were influenced and led astray to mute idols. 1 Corinthians 14:29 Two or three prophets should speak, and the others should weigh carefully what is said. Most of all, try to proclaim his truth. 3 I care very little if I am judged by you or by any human court; indeed, I do not even judge myself. 1 Corinthians 14 - Pursue love, and desire spiritual [gifts], but especially that you may prophesy. (V) 14 For if I pray in a tongue, my spirit prays,(W) but my mind is unfruitful. 1 Corinthians 1 - Paul, called to be an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and our brother Sosthenes, Tools. 1 Corinthians 14:33 For God is not a God of disorder but of peace--as in all the congregations of the Lord's people. Be innocent as babies when it comes to evil, but be mature in understanding matters of this kind. 14 Follow the way of love n and eagerly desire o gifts of the Spirit, p especially prophecy. It would be going a great deal too far to say, that they who fulfilled the latter part of this command, were sure also to fulfil the former; that they who were men in understanding, were, therefore, likely to be children in malice. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 2 Now it is required that those who have been given a trust must prove faithful. Indeed, no one understands them;(F) they utter mysteries(G) by the Spirit. 1 Corinthians 14:22 Tongues, then, are a sign, not for believers but for unbelievers; prophecy, however, is not for unbelievers but for believers. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Prophecy and Tongues. (AY), 34 Women[f] should remain silent in the churches. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the NIV Study Bible and the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition - is just a step away! Everything must be done so that the church may be built up. He sees what he is and is appalled. 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to people but to God. (AR) 27 If anyone speaks in a tongue, two—or at the most three—should speak, one at a time, and someone must interpret. 5 I would like every one of you to speak in tongues,[b] but I would rather have you prophesy. 11 But if I don’t understand a language, I will be a foreigner to someone who speaks it, and the one who speaks it will be a foreigner to me. 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. Try it free for 30 days. but even then they will not listen to me. 14 Follow the way of love(A) and eagerly desire(B) gifts of the Spirit,(C) especially prophecy. 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to people but to God. 14 Follow the way of love n and eagerly desire o gifts of the Spirit, p especially prophecy. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. Sign up for these short lessons that answer basic questions about the Bible, Dt 27:15-26; 1Ch 16:36; Ne 8:6; Ps 106:48; Rev 5:14; 7:12, 1Co 3:11; Eph 4:14; Heb 5:12, 13; 1Pe 2:2, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Story of Jesus: Experience the Life of Jesus as One Seamless Story, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Luke, Comfort Print, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Acts, Comfort Print. Verse. 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to people but to God. 1Co 1:1. 4 This, then, is how you ought to regard us: as servants of Christ and as those entrusted with the mysteries God has revealed. 31 For you can all prophesy in turn so that everyone may be instructed and encouraged. 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue a does not speak to people but to God. 1 Corinthians 14:18 24 But if all of you are prophesying, and unbelievers or people who don’t understand these things come into your meeting, they will be convicted of sin and judged by what you say. For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to people but to God. 39 Therefore, my brothers and sisters, be eager(BG) to prophesy,(BH) and do not forbid speaking in tongues. Verse. 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening,(H) encouraging(I) and comfort. 6 Now, brothers and sisters, if I come to you and speak in tongues, what good will I be to you, unless I bring you some revelation(O) or knowledge(P) or prophecy or word of instruction? Intelligibility in Worship 1Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 32 The spirits of prophets are subject to the control of prophets. I urge you, brothers and sisters, 14 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 20 Brothers and sisters, stop thinking like children. You will be speaking by the power of the Spirit,[b] but it will all be mysterious. [g], 36 Or did the word of God(BC) originate with you? (AI) 24 But if an unbeliever or an inquirer comes in while everyone is prophesying, they are convicted of sin and are brought under judgment by all, 25 as the secrets(AJ) of their hearts are laid bare. Since you are eager for gifts of the Spirit,(T) try to excel in those that build up(U) the church. (AQ) Everything must be done so that the church may be built up. (AD) In regard to evil be infants,(AE) but in your thinking be adults. Indeed, no one understands them;(F) they utter mysteries(G) by the Spirit. Tools. 2 You know that when you were pagans, somehow or other you were influenced and led astray to mute idols. How can they join you in giving thanks when they don’t understand what you are saying? 1 Corinthians 2:14-16 The person without the Spirit does not accept the things that come from the Spirit of God but considers them foolishness, and cannot understand them because they are discerned only through the Spirit. 29 Two or three prophets(AS) should speak, and the others should weigh carefully what is said. 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 1 Corinthians 14:34-35 is an Interpolation [19] As noted, verses 34-35 sit uncomfortably within 1 Corinthians 14, both grammatically and hermeneutically. 1 Corinthians 14:3 New International Version (NIV). NIV 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. 1 Corinthians 1 New International Version (NIV) 1 Paul, called to be an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and our brother Sosthenes, 2 To the church of God in Corinth, to those sanctified in Christ Jesus and called to be his holy people, together with all those everywhere who call on the name of our Lord Jesus Christ—their Lord and ours: Are you the only ones to whom it was given? 27 If anyone speaks in a tongue, two--or at the most three--should speak, one at a time, and someone must interpret. Learn more today! 1 Corinthians 14:27 If anyone speaks in a tongue, two--or at the most three--should speak, one at a time, and someone must interpret. 32 Remember that people who prophesy are in control of their spirit and can take turns. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. (D) 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue[a](E) does not speak to people but to God. 25 As they listen, their secret thoughts will be exposed, and they will fall to their knees and worship God, declaring, “God is truly here among you.”. 1 Corinthians 14:1–20 Intelligibility in Worship 14 Follow the way of love n and eagerly desire o gifts of the Spirit, p especially prophecy. 1 Corinthians 13:1 If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. The Collection for the Lord’s People - Now about the collection for the Lord’s people: Do what I told the Galatian churches to do. 1 Corinthians 6: If any of you has a dispute with another, do you dare to take it before the ungodly for judgment instead of before the Lord's people? Prophecy and Tongues - Pursue love, and desire spiritual gifts, but especially that you may prophesy. 10 Undoubtedly there are all sorts of languages in the world, yet none of them is without meaning. 13 For this reason the one who speaks in a tongue should pray that they may interpret what they say. 35 If they want to inquire about something, they should ask their own husbands at home; for it is disgraceful for a woman to speak in the church. When you come together, each of you has a hymn, or a word of instruction, a revelation, a tongue or an interpretation. But everything that is done must strengthen all of you. NIV: New International Version . All of these must be done for the strengthening of the church. 30 But if someone is prophesying and another person receives a revelation from the Lord, the one who is speaking must stop. 1 Corinthians 1:4 I thank my God always on your behalf, for the grace of God which is given you by Jesus Christ;. 1 Corinthians 3 :: New International Version (NIV) Strong's. 1 Corinthians 14. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. 1 Corinthians 14:21 Isaiah 28:11,12; 1 Corinthians 14:34 Or peace. 1 Corinthians 14:2 New International Version (NIV) 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue [ a ] does not speak to people but to God. 1 Corinthians 14 :: New King James Version (NKJV) Strong's. Check out our free church library, church online resources, and family resources. 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to men but to God. 1 Corinthians 14 New International Version Intelligibility in Worship 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 1 Paul, called to be an apostle(A)of Christ Jesus by the will of God,(B)and our brother Sosthenes,(C) 2 To the church of God(D)in Corinth,(E)to those sanctified in Christ Jesus and called(F)to be his holy people, together with all those everywhere who call on the name(G)of our Lord Jesus Christ—their Lord and ours: 13. 1Co 3:1. 9 It’s the same for you. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. 4 Anyone who speaks in a tongue(J) edifies(K) themselves, but the one who prophesies(L) edifies the church. Unless you speak intelligible words with your tongue, how will anyone know what you are saying? thank. 1 Corinthians 13:2 If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing. 18 I thank God that I speak in tongues more than any of you. And God hath both raised up the Lord God the Father has raised up from the dead the Lord Jesus Christ, though not exclusive of the Son, who was equally concerned in the resurrection of himself, whereby he demonstrated himself to be the Son of God, truly and properly God. 2 On the first day of every week, each one of you should set aside a sum of money in keeping with your income, saving it up, so that when I come no collections will have to be made. For prophecy is greater than speaking in tongues, unless someone interprets what you are saying so that the whole church will be strengthened. 1 Corinthians 14:29 Two or three prophets should speak, and the others should weigh carefully what is said. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. 23 So if the whole church comes together and everyone speaks in tongues, and inquirers or unbelievers come in, will they not say that you are out of your mind? 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue [] does not speak to people but to God. (R) 9 So it is with you. 20 Dear brothers and sisters, don’t be childish in your understanding of these things. (V) 14 For if I pray in a tongue, my spirit prays,(W) but my mind is unfruitful. 1 Corinthians 16:24 Some manuscripts do not have Amen . 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. 16 Otherwise when you are praising God in the Spirit, how can someone else, who is now put in the position of an inquirer,[d] say “Amen”(Z) to your thanksgiving,(AA) since they do not know what you are saying? 28 But if no one is present who can interpret, they must be silent in your church meeting and speak in tongues to God privately. 11 If then I do not grasp the meaning of what someone is saying, I am a foreigner to the speaker, and the speaker is a foreigner to me. Cancel. 5 I wish you could all speak in tongues, but even more I wish you could all prophesy. (M) The one who prophesies is greater than the one who speaks in tongues,[c] unless someone interprets, so that the church may be edified.(N). Try it free for 30 days. 14 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. You might as well be talking into empty space. 2For anyone who speaks in a tongue Or in another language; also in verses 4, 13, 14, 19, 26 and 27 does not speak to people but to God. 1 Corinthians 14. 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. (AT) 30 And if a revelation comes to someone who is sitting down, the first speaker should stop. 1 Corinthians 14:5 I would like every one of you to speak in tongues, but I would rather have you prophesy. 31 For you can all prophesy in turn so that everyone may be instructed and encouraged. 1 Corinthians 14:22 2 Thessalonians 2:2 In fact, if you skip over verses 33b-35, and go straight from verse 33a to verse 36, the passage flows and makes good sense. 1 Corinthians 16:19 Greek Prisca, a variant of Priscilla 1 Corinthians 16:22 The Greek for Come, Lord reproduces an Aramaic expression ( Marana tha ) used by early Christians. 1 Corinthians 13:2 If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing. 4 A person who speaks in tongues is strengthened personally, but one who speaks a word of prophecy strengthens the entire church. (M) The one who prophesies is greater than the one who speaks in tongues,[c] unless someone interprets, so that the church may be edified.(N). 1 Corinthians 1:4 I thank my God always on your behalf, for the grace of God which is given you by Jesus Christ; 1 Corinthians 14:18 I thank my God, I speak with tongues more than you all: 2 Corinthians 2:14 Now thanks be to God, which always causes us to triumph in Christ, and makes manifest the aroma of his knowledge by us in every place. Free Reading Plans and Devotionals related to 1 Corinthians 11:14 The Heart Of Paul’s Theology: Paul And The Corinthians Reading The Bible In Historical Sequence Part 11 3 I care very little if I am judged by you or by any human court; indeed, I do not even judge myself. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. If you speak to people in words they don’t understand, how will they know what you are saying? 35 If they want to inquire about something, they should ask their own husbands at home; for it is disgraceful for a woman to speak in the church. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Intelligibility in Worship . 1 Corinthians 14:1–20 Intelligibility in Worship. But if I bring you a revelation or some special knowledge or prophecy or teaching, that will be helpful. 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening,(H) encouraging(I) and comfort. 14 For if I pray in tongues, my spirit is praying, but I don’t understand what I am saying. 1 Corinthians 6:14. (D) 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue[a](E) does not speak to people but to God. 15 So what shall I do? 31 In this way, all who prophesy will have a turn to speak, one after the other, so that everyone will learn and be encouraged. 2 If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing. 1 If I speak in the tongues # 13:1 Or languages of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. It is not proper for them to speak. 1 Corinthians 14:3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. Indeed, no one understands them; s they utter mysteries t by the Spirit. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. Indeed, no one understands them; s they utter mysteries t by the Spirit. Paragraph. 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. (AU) 33 For God is not a God of disorder(AV) but of peace(AW)—as in all the congregations(AX) of the Lord’s people. NIV 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. New International Version (NIV). For anyone who speaks in a tongue [fn] does not speak to people but to God. (AL) When you come together, each of you(AM) has a hymn,(AN) or a word of instruction,(AO) a revelation, a tongue(AP) or an interpretation. 1 Corinthians 14:18 1 Corinthians 14:1–40 Intelligibility in Worship. 1 Corinthians 12-14 New International Version (NIV) Concerning Spiritual Gifts. 1 Corinthians 14:27 If anyone speaks in a tongue, it should be by two or at the most three, and each in turn, and one must interpret;. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. a 2 You know that when you were pagans, b somehow or other you were influenced and led astray to mute idols. 35 If they have any questions, they should ask their husbands at home, for it is improper for women to speak in church meetings. 1 Corinthians 14:18 I thank my God, I speak with tongues more than you all:. Listen to the Bible. 1Co 1:1 - Paul, called to be an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and our brother Sosthenes, Tools. The one who prophesies is greater than the one who speaks in tongues,[b]unless someone interprets, so that the church may be edified. Bible > NIV > 1 Corinthians 14 1 Corinthians 14 New International Version: Par Intelligibility in Worship. So they will fall down and worship God, exclaiming, “God is really among you!”(AK). Listen to the Bible . They must speak one at a time, and someone must interpret what they say. 40 But everything should be done in a fitting and orderly(BI) way. 14 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 14 Follow the way of love(A) and eagerly desire(B) gifts of the Spirit,(C) especially prophecy. Prophecy, however, is for the benefit of believers, not unbelievers. (AB), 18 I thank God that I speak in tongues more than all of you. 12 Now about the gifts of the Spirit, brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed. (Q) 7 Even in the case of lifeless things that make sounds, such as the pipe or harp, how will anyone know what tune is being played unless there is a distinction in the notes? Paragraph. (AR) 27 If anyone speaks in a tongue, two—or at the most three—should speak, one at a time, and someone must interpret. [h], 34 Women should be silent during the church meetings. 37 If you claim to be a prophet or think you are spiritual, you should recognize that what I am saying is a command from the Lord himself. 37 If anyone thinks they are a prophet(BD) or otherwise gifted by the Spirit,(BE) let them acknowledge that what I am writing to you is the Lord’s command. 1Co 14:1. 1 Corinthians 14 New International Version (NIV) Intelligibility in Worship. 1 Corinthians 2:14 NIV - The person without the Spirit does not - Bible Gateway The person without the Spirit does not accept the things that come from the Spirit of God but considers them foolishness, and cannot understand them because they are discerned only through the Spirit. 17 You are giving thanks well enough, but no one else is edified. Bible Language English. 1 Corinthians 12-14 New International Version (NIV) Concerning Spiritual Gifts. (S) 12 So it is with you. Your tongue, how will anyone know what you are giving thanks well enough, that! 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