Try it free for 30 days. 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. 1 Corinthians 14:22 Tongues, then, are a sign, not for believers but for unbelievers; prophecy, however, is not for unbelievers but for believers. 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? 38 But if you do not recognize this, you yourself will not be recognized.[j]. NIV 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue [] does not speak to people but to God. 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. Bible > NIV > 1 Corinthians 14 1 Corinthians 14 New International Version: Par Intelligibility in Worship. 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? NIV: New International Version . 14 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. Looking to help your church and family stay connected to the Word while social distancing? Cancel. 4 My conscience is clear, but that does not make me innocent. 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 They are not allowed to speak,(AZ) but must be in submission,(BA) as the law(BB) says. 12 And the same is true for you. 1 Corinthians 14:1–40 Intelligibility in Worship. 1 Corinthians 16:14. 1 Corinthians 14:1 NIV. Cancel. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. 4 Anyone who speaks in a tongue(J) edifies(K) themselves, but the one who prophesies(L) edifies the church. (S) 12 So it is with you. All rights reserved worldwide. And yet I will show you the most excellent way. 1 Corinthians 14 New International Version (NIV) Intelligibility in Worship. 1Co 1:1. Verse. 14 Follow the way of love n and eagerly desire o gifts of the Spirit, p especially prophecy. 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. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 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. (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). 14 For if I pray in tongues, my spirit is praying, but I don’t understand what I am saying. (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. NIV: New International Version . 1 Corinthians 14. Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. (V) 14 For if I pray in a tongue, my spirit prays,(W) but my mind is unfruitful. 1 Corinthians 14:21 Isaiah 28:11,12; 1 Corinthians 14:34 Or peace. Verse. 1 Corinthians 14 New International Version << 1 Corinthians 13 | 1 Corinthians 14 | 1 Corinthians 15 >> Speaking in Tongues. NIV, Storyline Bible, Comfort Print: Each Story Plays a Part. [g], 36 Or did the word of God(BC) originate with you? Unless you speak intelligible words with your tongue, how will anyone know what you are saying? Indeed, no one understands them;(F) they utter mysteries(G) by the Spirit. 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 1 Corinthians 14. 8 Again, if the trumpet does not sound a clear call, who will get ready for battle? Red Letter. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Tools. 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 1 Corinthians 14:5New International Version (NIV) 5 I would like every one of you to speak in tongues,[a]but I would rather have you prophesy. 12 Now about the gifts of the Spirit, brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed. 1 Corinthians 14:31 For you can all prophesy in turn so that everyone may be instructed and encouraged. 15 So what shall I do? 10 Undoubtedly there are all sorts of languages in the world, yet none of them is without meaning. 5 I would like every one of you to speak in tongues,[b] but I would rather have you prophesy. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. (AQ) Everything must be done so that the church may be built up. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. 26 Well, my brothers and sisters, let’s summarize. But if I bring you a revelation or some special knowledge or prophecy or teaching, that will be helpful. 1 Corinthians 14:18 When you meet together, one will sing, another will teach, another will tell some special revelation God has given, one will speak in tongues, and another will interpret what is said. Home × Home; Bible. 1 Corinthians 14:1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 1 Corinthians 14 :: New International Version (NIV) Strong's. 27 If anyone speaks in a tongue, two--or at the most three--should speak, one at a time, and someone must interpret. In a few manuscripts these verses come after verse 40. 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." 1 Corinthians 12-14 New International Version (NIV) Concerning Spiritual Gifts. So they will fall down and worship God, exclaiming, “God is really among you!”(AK). 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. 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. 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue a does not speak to people but to God. q 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue a r does not speak to people but to God. 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. 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? (AD) In regard to evil be infants,(AE) but in your thinking be adults. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Prophecy and Tongues. 13. 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. 2 Now it is required that those who have been given a trust must prove faithful. 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. Paragraph. 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. 10 There are many different languages in the world, and every language has meaning. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. Verse. If you speak to people in words they don’t understand, how will they know what you are saying? 15 So what shall I do? 1Co 14:1 - Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. You will just be speaking into the air. It is not proper for them to speak. Prophecy and Tongues - Pursue love, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy. 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. NIV 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. 17 You will be giving thanks very well, but it won’t strengthen the people who hear you. 1 Corinthians 14:3 New International Version (NIV). 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. 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. NIV 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to people but to God. 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? 39 So, my dear brothers and sisters, be eager to prophesy, and don’t forbid speaking in tongues. 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. For anyone who speaks in a tongue [fn] does not speak to people but to God. Everything must be done so that the church may be built up. You will be speaking by the power of the Spirit,[b] but it will all be mysterious. But everything that is done must strengthen all of you. Cross references: q 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue a r … Principles Concerning Spiritual Gifts. 1 Corinthians 14:3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. [i], 36 Or do you think God’s word originated with you Corinthians? [g], 36 Or did the word of God(BC) originate with you? He sees what he is and is appalled. 29 Two or three prophets(AS) should speak, and the others should weigh carefully what is said. 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. (AY), 34 Women[f] should remain silent in the churches. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. 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. (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. I will sing in the spirit, and I will also sing in words I understand. 26 What then shall we say, brothers and sisters? 1 Corinthians 14:18 I thank my God, I speak with tongues more than you all:. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. Unless you speak intelligible words with your tongue, how will anyone know what you are saying? 1 Corinthians 14:18 1 Corinthians 14 Intelligibility in Worship 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 16 For if you praise God only in the spirit, how can those who don’t understand you praise God along with you? Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. 14 Let love be your highest goal! Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. Listen to the Bible. 39 Therefore, my brothers and sisters, be eager(BG) to prophesy,(BH) and do not forbid speaking in tongues. Or are you the only people it has reached? 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. In a few manuscripts these verses come after verse 40. 3 I care very little if I am judged by you or by any human court; indeed, I do not even judge myself. Most of all, try to proclaim his truth. 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. 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? 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. 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? Bible > NIV > 1 Corinthians 14 ... 14 For if I pray in a tongue, my spirit prays, but my mind is unfruitful. 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort. 14 Follow the way of love n and eagerly desire o gifts of the Spirit, p especially prophecy. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Intelligibility in Worship . NIV 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 10 Undoubtedly there are all sorts of languages in the world, yet none of them is without meaning. Version. 1 Corinthians 14 New International Version (NIV) Intelligibility in Worship. 13 For this reason the one who speaks in a tongue should pray that they may interpret what they say. (AY), 34 Women[f] should remain silent in the churches. They are not allowed to speak,(AZ) but must be in submission,(BA) as the law(BB) says. 2 Thessalonians 2:2 1 Corinthians 14:24-25 give us a vivid summary of what happens when the truth of God is intelligibly proclaimed. Or are you the only people it has reached? All rights reserved worldwide. (AB), 18 I thank God that I speak in tongues more than all of you. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. 12 Now about the gifts of the Spirit, z brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed. 1 Corinthians 14:34-35 is an Interpolation [19] As noted, verses 34-35 sit uncomfortably within 1 Corinthians 14, both grammatically and hermeneutically. 31 For you can all prophesy in turn so that everyone may be instructed and encouraged. Are you the only ones to whom it was given? 1 Corinthians 14 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire spiritual gifts, especially the gift of prophecy. 4 This, then, is how you ought to regard us: as servants of Christ and as those entrusted with the mysteries God has revealed. 14 Follow the way of love(A) and eagerly desire(B) gifts of the Spirit,(C) especially prophecy. Indeed, no one understands them; s they utter mysteries t by the Spirit. 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to people but to God. 1 Corinthians 14:29 Two or three prophets should speak, and the others should weigh carefully what is said. 3 I care very little if I am judged by you or by any human court; indeed, I do not even judge myself. 29 Two or three prophets(AS) should speak, and the others should weigh carefully what is said. 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to men but to God. 1 Corinthians 12:31 Now eagerly desire the greater gifts. Check out our free church library, church online resources, and family resources. 9 It’s the same for you. 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 New International Version Intelligibility in Worship 1 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 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 6 Dear brothers and sisters,[c] if I should come to you speaking in an unknown language,[d] how would that help you? 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. But you should also desire the special abilities the Spirit gives—especially the ability to prophesy. 14 Follow the way of love(A) and eagerly desire(B) gifts of the Spirit,(C) especially prophecy. 40 But be sure that everything is done properly and in order. (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? NIV 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to people but to God. They must speak one at a time, and someone must interpret what they say. All rights reserved. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. 8 And if the bugler doesn’t sound a clear call, how will the soldiers know they are being called to battle? 40 But everything should be done in a fitting and orderly(BI) way. 3 But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening,(H) encouraging(I) and comfort. 14 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. 3 But one who prophesies strengthens others, encourages them, and comforts them. Since you are so eager to have the special abilities the Spirit gives, seek those that will strengthen the whole church. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. 14 Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. Listen to the Bible . 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