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1 Corinthians 14:5 NAS

5 Now I wish that you all 1spoke in tongues, but 2even more that you would prophesy; and greater is one who prophesies than one who 3speaks in tongues, unless * he interprets, so that the church may receive 4edifying.

Study tools for 1 Corinthians 14:5

  • a 14:2 - Lit "hears"
  • b 14:2 - Or "by the Spirit"
  • c 14:8 - Lit "trumpet"
  • d 14:10 - Lit "voices"
  • e 14:11 - Or "foreigner"
  • f 14:11 - Or "foreigner"
  • g 14:11 - Or "in my estimation"
  • h 14:12 - Lit "spirits"
  • i 14:16 - Or "with the"
  • j 14:16 - I.e. unversed in spiritual gifts
  • k 14:23 - V 16, note 2
  • l 14:24 - V 16, note 2
  • m 14:33 - Or "peace. As in all...saints, let"
  • n 14:35 - Or "disgraceful"
  • o 14:36 - Lit "Or was"
  • p 14:38 - Two early mss read "is not to be recognized"