1 Corinthians 14:26-40 NRS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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26 What should be done then, my friends? When you come together, each one has a hymn, a lesson, a revelation, a tongue, or an interpretation. Let all things be done for building up. 26 What then shall we say, brothers? When you come together, everyone has a hymn, or a word of instruction, a revelation, a tongue or an interpretation. All of these must be done for the strengthening of the church.
27 If anyone speaks in a tongue, let there be only two or at most three, and each in turn; and let one interpret. 27 If anyone speaks in a tongue, two--or at the most three--should speak, one at a time, and someone must interpret.
28 But if there is no one to interpret, let them be silent in church and speak to themselves and to God. 28 If there is no interpreter, the speaker should keep quiet in the church and speak to himself and God.
29 Let two or three prophets speak, and let the others weigh what is said. 29 Two or three prophets should speak, and the others should weigh carefully what is said.
30 If a revelation is made to someone else sitting nearby, let the first person be silent. 30 And if a revelation comes to someone who is sitting down, the first speaker should stop.
31 For you can all prophesy one by one, so that all may learn and all be encouraged. 31 For you can all prophesy in turn so that everyone may be instructed and encouraged.
32 And the spirits of prophets are subject to the prophets, 32 The spirits of prophets are subject to the control of prophets.
33 for God is a God not of disorder but of peace. (As in all the churches of the saints, 33 For God is not a God of disorder but of peace. As in all the congregations of the saints,
34 women should be silent in the churches. For they are not permitted to speak, but should be subordinate, as the law also says. 34 women should remain silent in the churches. They are not allowed to speak, but must be in submission, as the Law says.
35 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. 35 If they want to inquire about something, they should ask their own husbands at home; for it is disgraceful for a woman to speak in the church.
36 Or did the word of God originate with you? Or are you the only ones it has reached?) 36 Did the word of God originate with you? Or are you the only people it has reached?
37 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. 37 If anybody thinks he is a prophet or spiritually gifted, let him acknowledge that what I am writing to you is the Lord's command.
38 Anyone who does not recognize this is not to be recognized. 38 If he ignores this, he himself will be ignored.
39 So, my friends, be eager to prophesy, and do not forbid speaking in tongues; 39 Therefore, my brothers, be eager to prophesy, and do not forbid speaking in tongues.
40 but all things should be done decently and in order. 40 But everything should be done in a fitting and orderly way.