If there is anything they desire to know, let them ask their husbands at home. For it is shameful for a woman to speak in church. a36
Or did the word of God originate with you? Or are you the only ones it has reached?)
Anyone who claims to be a prophet, or to have spiritual powers, must acknowledge that what I am writing to you is a command of the Lord.
Anyone who does not recognize this is not to be recognized.
So, my friends, b be eager to prophesy, and do not forbid speaking in tongues;
but all things should be done decently and in order.
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