and there are varieties of activities, but it is 1the same God who empowers them all in everyone.
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[See ver. 4 above]
2To each is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good.
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For to one is given through the Spirit the utterance of 3wisdom, and to another the utterance of 4knowledge according to the same Spirit,
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to another 5faith by the same Spirit, to another 6gifts of healing by the one Spirit,
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to another 7the working of miracles, to another 8prophecy, to another 9the ability to distinguish between spirits, to another 10various kinds of tongues, to another 11the interpretation of tongues.
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All these are empowered by one and the same Spirit, 12who apportions to each one individually 13as he wills.
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For just as 14the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, 15so it is with Christ.
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For 16in one Spirit we were all baptized into one body--17Jews or Greeks, slaves or free--and 18all were made to drink of one Spirit.
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For the body does not consist of one member but of many.
If the foot should say, "Because I am not a hand, I do not belong to the body," that would not make it any less a part of the body.
And if the ear should say, "Because I am not an eye, I do not belong to the body," that would not make it any less a part of the body.