Are all teachers? 3 Therefore I want you to know that no one who is speaking by the Spirit of God says, “Jesus be cursed,” and no one can say, “Jesus is Lord,” except by the Holy Spirit. 12 For just as woman came from man, so man comes through woman; but all things come from God. 8 Now concerning food sacrificed to idols: we know that “all of us possess knowledge.” Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up. Three easy steps to start your free trial subscription to Bible Gateway Plus. 27 Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it. If all were a single member, where would the body be? 14 Even so the body is not made up of one part but of many. 17 If the whole body were an eye, where would the sense of hearing be? 13 For in the one Spirit we were all baptized into one body—Jews or Greeks, slaves or free—and we were all made to drink of one Spirit. 13 For in the one Spirit we were all baptized into one body—Jews or Greeks, slaves or free—and we were all made to drink of one Spirit. 1 Corinthians 12:12-31. But strive for the greater gifts. 12 For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. 12 Now concerning spiritual gifts, * brothers and sisters, * I do not want you to be uninformed. Are all prophets? Take notes, highlights, and favorites to share or document personal thoughts. Are all prophets? 2 You know that when you were pagans, somehow or other you were influenced and led astray to mute idols. 3 But with me it is a very small thing that I should be judged by you or by any human court. Don't have an account? If the foot would say, “Because I am not a hand, I do not belong to the body,” that would not make it any less a part of the body. Begin reading God's Word ad-free with instant access to your new online study library. 13 For in the one Spirit we were all baptized into one body—Jews or Greeks, slaves or free—and we were all made to drink of one Spirit. 11 1 Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. Do all speak in tongues? 12 For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. If the whole body were an ear, where would the sense of smell be? You know that when you were pagans, you were enticed and led astray to idols that could not speak. 2 And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing. 1 Paul, called to be an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and our brother Sosthenes, 2 To the church of God that is in Corinth, to those who are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, together with all those who in every place call on the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, both their Lord[ a] and ours: 1 Corinthians 12:12-31a EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: Corinth was an important and wealthy city on the isthmus (narrow strip of land) separating Northern and Southern Greece. 13 For in the one Spirit we were all baptized into one body—Jews or Greeks, slaves or free—and we were all made to drink of one Spirit. 4 I give thanks to my[b] God always for you because of the grace of God that has been given you in Christ Jesus, 5 for in every way … Creating an account allows you to access more features and content such as: Reading the Bible is rewarding, and these plans make it easy! 20 As it is, there are many parts, but one body. To manage your subscription, visit your Bible Gateway account settings. And the parts that are unpresentable are treated with special modesty, 24 while our presentable parts need no special treatment. And yet I will show you the most excellent way. Now you are the body of Christ and individually members of it. Learn More About New Revised Standard Version. Try it free for 30 days. And God has appointed in the church first apostles, second prophets, third teachers; then deeds of power, then gifts of healing, forms of assistance, forms of leadership, various kinds of tongues. If the whole body were hearing, where would the sense of smell be? 1 Corinthians 12:28 28 And God has appointed in the church first apostles, second prophets, third teachers; then deeds of power, then gifts of healing, forms … 31 But strive for the greater gifts. 18 But as it is, God arranged the members in the body, each one of them, as he chose. 12 For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. Do all interpret? 2 You know that when you were pagans, you were enticed and led astray to idols that could not speak. For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. 30 Do all possess gifts of healing? 4 Do we not have the right to our food and drink? 12 Now concerning spiritual gifts, a brothers and sisters, b I do not want you to be uninformed. 1 Corinthians 1:12 12 What I mean is that each of you says, “I belong to Paul,” or “I belong to Apollos,” or “I belong to Cephas,” or “I belong to Christ.” Read more Share Copy 29 Are all apostles? Are all teachers? Acts 18 gives us considerable detail about Paul’s work in Corinth during that time. But God has so arranged the body, giving the greater honor to the inferior member, 25 that there may be no dissension within the body, but the members may have the same care for one another. 3 Therefore I want you to understand that no one speaking by the Spirit of God ever says “Let Jesus be cursed!” and no one can say “Jesus is Lord” except by the Holy Spirit. 30 Do all have gifts of healing? 12 Just as a body, though one, has many parts, but all its many parts form one body, so it is with Christ. Do all work miracles? 28 And God has placed in the church first of all apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracles, then gifts of healing, of helping, of guidance, and of different kinds of tongues. 3 If I give away all my possessions, and if I hand over my body so that I may boast,[ a] but do not have love, I gain nothing. 3 But I want you to understand that Christ is the head of every man, and the husband [] is the head of his wife, [] and God is the head of Christ. Read texts from 1 Corinthians (NRSV) and join the Genius community of scholars to learn the meaning behind the words. And if the ear would say, “Because I am not an eye, I do not belong to the body,” that would not make it any less a part of the body. 14 Indeed, the body does not consist of one member but of many. Enter your credit card information to ensure uninterrupted service following your free trial. 1 Corinthians 12, New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Spiritual Gifts Now concerning spiritual gifts,#.1 Or spiritual persons brothers and sisters,#.1 Gk brothers I do not want you to be uninformed. 19 If all were a single member, where would the body be? It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! 12 Now about the gifts of the Spirit, brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed. Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. Do all speak in tongues? “It 3 will not leave even a root or branch. Glorify God in Body and Spirit. Do all work miracles? New Revised Standard Version(NRSV) 15 Now if the foot should say, “Because I am not a hand, I do not belong to the body,” it would not for that reason stop being part of the body. “All things are lawful for me,” but I will not be dominated by anything. 1 Corinthians 12:4–13 4 Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; 5 and there are varieties of services, but the same Lord; 6 and there are varieties of activities, but it is the same God who activates all of them in everyone. Create or log in to your Bible Gateway account. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. 12 “All things are lawful for me,” but not all things are beneficial. 4 1 “For indeed the day 2 is coming, burning like a furnace, and all the arrogant evildoers will be chaff. As it is, there are many members, yet one body. 13 For in the one Spirit we were all baptized into one body—Jews or Greeks, slaves or free—and we were all made to drink of one Spirit. 2 On the first day of every week, each of you is to put aside and save whatever extra you earn, so that collections need not be taken when I come. 16 And if the ear would say, “Because I am not an eye, I do not belong to the body,” that would not make it any less a part of the body. 12 For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. 8 To one there is given through the Spirit a message of wisdom, to another a message of knowledge by means of the same Spirit, 9 to another faith by the same Spirit, to another gifts of healing by that one Spirit, 10 to another miraculous powers, to another prophecy, to another distinguishing between spirits, to another speaking in different kinds of tongues,[a] and to still another the interpretation of tongues. because of the angels. You can cancel anytime during the trial period. Do all possess gifts of healing? 12 For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. 18 But in fact God has placed the parts in the body, every one of them, just as he wanted them to be. Love. Used by permission. 1 Corinthians 8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Food Offered to Idols. I do not even judge myself. 1 Think of us in this way, as servants of Christ and stewards of God's mysteries. 13 If I speak in the tongues of mortals and of angels, but do not have love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. Micah 5:2a NRSV. 2 Corinthians 1 (NRSV) Lyrics 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, To the church of God that is in Corinth, including all the saints throughout Achaia: 31 Now eagerly desire the greater gifts. Are all apostles? 8 To one is given through the Spirit the utterance of wisdom, and to another the utterance of knowledge according to the same Spirit, 9 to another faith by the same Spirit, to another gifts of healing by the one Spirit, 10 to another the working of miracles, to another prophecy, to another the discernment of spirits, to another various kinds of tongues, to another the interpretation of tongues. [b] 11 All these are the work of one and the same Spirit, and he distributes them to each one, just as he determines. 1 Corinthians 13:1-13. To one is given through the Spirit the utterance of wisdom, and to another the utterance of knowledge according to the same Spirit. Warning Against Idolatry. 28 And God has appointed in the church first apostles, second prophets, third teachers; then deeds of power, then gifts of healing, forms of assistance, forms of leadership, various kinds of tongues. Indeed, the body does not consist of one member but of many. that there may be no dissension within the body, but the members may have the same care for one another. Do all speak in tongues[d]? 4 Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; 5 and there are varieties of services, but the same Lord; 6 and there are varieties of activities, but it is the same God who activates all of them in everyone. If one member suffers, all suffer together with it; if one member is honored, all rejoice together with it. and those members of the body that we think less honorable we clothe with greater honor, and our less respectable members are treated with greater respect; whereas our more respectable members do not need this. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . Do all interpret? 1 Paul, called to be an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and our brother Sosthenes, 2 To the church of God that is in Corinth, to those who are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, together with all those who in every place call on the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, both their Lord[a]and ours: 3 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. All your content will be saved and you can seamlessly switch devices. The eye cannot say to the hand, “I have no need of you,” nor again the head to the feet, “I have no need of you.”. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. But God has put the body together, giving greater honor to the parts that lacked it, 25 so that there should be no division in the body, but that its parts should have equal concern for each other. Head Coverings. If the whole body were an eye, where would the hearing be? 10 For I do not want you to be unaware, brothers, 1 that our fathers were all under b the cloud, and all c passed through the sea, 2 and all were baptized into Moses in the cloud and in the sea, 3 and d all ate the same e spiritual food, 4 and f all drank the same spiritual drink. John 18:14 Now Caiaphas was he, which gave counsel to the Jews, that it was …. 2 Corinthians 8:10 And herein I give my advice: for this is expedient for you, who have …. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. 20 As it is, there are many members, yet one body. Want more information about Bible Gateway Plus? 5 There are different kinds of service, but the same Lord. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. Are you not my work in the Lord? 12 For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. All rights reserved. 7 To each is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good. 27 Now you are the body of Christ and individually members of it. Do all work miracles? Now we have received not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit that is from God, so that we may understand the gifts bestowed on us by God. New Revised Standard Version of the Bible, copyright © 1989 Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the Believer's Bible Commentary and the Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible (NIV and NRSV) - is just a step away! Every part rejoices with it Spirit for the saints: you should the. 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