1Pursue love, yet 2desire earnestly 3spiritual gifts, but especially that you may 4prophesy.
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For one who 5speaks in a tongue does not speak to men but to God; for no one understands, but in his spirit he speaks 6mysteries.
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But one who prophesies speaks to men for 7edification and 8exhortation and consolation.
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One who 9speaks in a tongue 10edifies himself; but one who 11prophesies 12edifies the church.
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Now I wish that you all 13spoke in tongues, but 14even more that you would prophesy; and greater is one who prophesies than one who 15speaks in tongues, unless he interprets, so that the church may receive 16edifying.
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But now, brethren, if I come to you speaking in tongues, what will I profit you unless I speak to you either by way of 17revelation or of 18knowledge or of 19prophecy or of 20teaching?
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Yet even lifeless things, either flute or harp, in producing a sound, if they do not produce a distinction in the tones, how will it be known what is played on the flute or on the harp?