1 Corinthians 11:18

18 In the first place, I hear that when you come together as a church, there are divisions among you, and to some extent I believe it.

1 Corinthians 11:18 in Other Translations

KJV
18 For first of all, when ye come together in the church, I hear that there be divisions among you; and I partly believe it.
ESV
18 For, in the first place, when you come together as a church, I hear that there are divisions among you. And I believe it in part,
NLT
18 First, I hear that there are divisions among you when you meet as a church, and to some extent I believe it.
MSG
18 First, I get this report on your divisiveness, competing with and criticizing each other. I'm reluctant to believe it, but there it is.
CSB
18 For, to begin with, I hear that when you come together as a church there are divisions among you, and in part I believe it.

1 Corinthians 11:18 In-Context

16 If anyone wants to be contentious about this, we have no other practice—nor do the churches of God.
17 In the following directives I have no praise for you, for your meetings do more harm than good.
18 In the first place, I hear that when you come together as a church, there are divisions among you, and to some extent I believe it.
19 No doubt there have to be differences among you to show which of you have God’s approval.
20 So then, when you come together, it is not the Lord’s Supper you eat,

Cross References 1

  • 1. 1 Corinthians 1:10-12; 1 Corinthians 3:3
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