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1 Corinthians 7:8 CSB

A Word to the Unmarried

8 I say to the unmarried and to widows: It is good for them if they remain as I am.

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      • a 7:1 - Other mss add to me
      • b 7:1 - Lit not to touch
      • c 7:1 - The words in quotation marks are a principle that the Corinthians wrote to Paul and asked for his view about.
      • d 7:2 - Lit immoralities
      • e 7:5 - Other mss add fasting and to
      • f 7:10 - Or separate from, or divorce
      • g 7:15 - Or separate from, or divorce
      • h 7:15 - Other mss read us
      • i 7:17 - Lit called each
      • j 7:20 - Lit in the calling
      • k 7:21 - Or But even though you can become free, make the most of your position as a slave.
      • l 7:22 - A former slave
      • m 7:22 - A man who was never a slave
      • n 7:28 - Lit in the flesh
      • o 7:36 - (1) a man's fiancée, or (2) his daughter, or (3) his Levirate wife, or (4) a celibate companion
      • p 7:36 - Or virgin, if his passions are strong,
      • q 7:38 - Or marries off
      • r 7:38 - Or marry her off
      • s 7:39 - Other mss add by law
      • t 7:39 - Only a believer