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1 Corinthians 12:12 DBY

12 For even as the body is one and has many members, but all the members of the body, being many, are one body, so also [is] the Christ.

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  • a 12:13 - Or 'For also by,' en.
  • b 12:18 - Mid. voice; as LXX, Gen. 1.17, 'set for himself:' see Note e, Heb. 1.3.
  • c 12:20 - Or '[There are] many members, and one body.'
  • d 12:23 - Possibly 'less honourable.' It is a question whether the apostle is referring to the 'uncomely' parts, or to the comely ones which yet have not such a place as the face.
  • e 12:28 - See Note, ver. 18.