1 When any of you has a grievance against another, do you dare to take it to court before the unrighteous, instead of taking it before the saints?
2 Do you not know that the saints will judge the world? And if the world is to be judged by you, are you incompetent to try trivial cases?
3 Do you not know that we are to judge angels—to say nothing of ordinary matters?
4 If you have ordinary cases, then, do you appoint as judges those who have no standing in the church?
5 I say this to your shame. Can it be that there is no one among you wise enough to decide between one believer and another,
References for 1 Corinthians 6:5
    • a 6:5 - Gk [brother]
      6 but a believer goes to court against a believer —and before unbelievers at that?
      References for 1 Corinthians 6:6
        • b 6:6 - Gk [brother]
        • c 6:6 - Gk [brother]
          7 In fact, to have lawsuits at all with one another is already a defeat for you. Why not rather be wronged? Why not rather be defrauded?
          8 But you yourselves wrong and defraud—and believers at that.
          References for 1 Corinthians 6:8
            • d 6:8 - Gk [brothers]