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1 Corinthians 13

WYC 1 If I speak with tongues of men and of angels, and I have not charity, I am made as brass sounding, or a cymbal tinkling. NIV 1 If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. WYC 2 And if I have prophecy, and know all mysteries, and all knowing [and all knowing, or science], and if I have all faith, so that I move hills from their place [so that I bear over hills from one place to another], and I have not charity, I am nought. NIV 2 If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. WYC 3 And if I part all my goods into the meats of poor men, and if I betake my body, so that I burn, and if I have not charity, it profiteth to me nothing. NIV 3 If I give all I possess to the poor and surrender my body to the flames, but have not love, I gain nothing. WYC 4 Charity is patient, it is benign; charity envieth not, it doeth not wickedly, it is not blown [it is not in-blown with pride], NIV 4 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. WYC 5 it is not covetous [of worships], it seeketh not those things that be his own [it seeketh not those things that be her own], it is not stirred to wrath, it thinketh not evil, NIV 5 It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. WYC 6 it joyeth not on wickedness, but it joyeth together to truth; [it joyeth not in wickedness, forsooth it joyeth together with truth;] NIV 6 Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. WYC 7 it suffereth all things, it believeth all things, it hopeth all things, it sustaineth all things. NIV 7 It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. WYC 8 Charity falleth never down, whether prophecies shall be voided, either languages shall cease, either science shall be destroyed [whether prophecies shall be voided, or languages shall cease, or science shall be destroyed]. NIV 8 Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they will be stilled; where there is knowledge, it will pass away. WYC 9 For a part we know, and a part we prophesy; [For of part we know, and of part we prophesy;] NIV 9 For we know in part and we prophesy in part, WYC 10 but when that shall come that is perfect, that thing that is of part shall be voided. NIV 10 but when perfection comes, the imperfect disappears. WYC 11 When I was a little child, I spake as a little child, I understood as a little child, I thought as a little child; but when I was made a man, I voided those things that were of a little child. NIV 11 When I was a child, I talked like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man, I put childish ways behind me. WYC 12 And we see now [Forsooth we see now] by a mirror in darkness, but then face to face; now I know of part, but then I shall know, as [and] I am known. NIV 12 Now we see but a poor reflection as in a mirror; then we shall see face to face. Now I know in part; then I shall know fully, even as I am fully known. WYC 13 And now dwelleth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the most of these is charity. NIV 13 And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.