1 Corinthians 1:20 NIV

20 Where is the wise person? Where is the teacher of the law? Where is the philosopher of this age? Has not God made foolish the wisdom of the world?

References for 1 Corinthians 1:20

Study tools for 1 Corinthians 1:20

  • a 1:10 - The Greek word for "brothers and sisters" ("adelphoi" ) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family; also in verses 11 and 26; and in 2:1; 3:1; 4:6; 6:8; 7:24, 29; 10:1; 11:33; 12:1; 14:6, 20, 26, 39; 15:1, 6, 50, 58; 16:15, 20.
  • b 1:12 - That is, Peter
  • c 1:19 - Isaiah 29:14
  • d 1:31 - Jer. 9:24