38 But if anyone does not recognize this, he is not recognized. 40 Let all things be done decently and in order. 26 How is it then, brethren? The gift of prophecy, on the other hand, involved revelation from God to an individual for the purpose of communicating that message to the church. A truly Christian minister will seek much more to do spiritual good to men's souls, than to get the greatest applause to himself. 1 Corinthians 14 - NIV: Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy. when ye come together, every one of you hath a psalm, hath a doctrine, hath a tongue, hath a revelation, hath an interpretation. The way to keep peace, truth, and order in the church, is to seek that which is good for it, to bear with that which is not hurtful to its welfare, and to keep up good behaviour, order, and decency.Commentary by Matthew Henry, 1710. 2 For he that speaketh in an unknown tongue speaketh not unto men, but unto God: for no man understandeth him; howbeit in the spirit he speaketh mysteries. 16 Else when thou shalt bless with the spirit, how shall he that occupieth the room of the unlearned say Amen at thy giving of thanks, seeing he understandeth not what thou sayest? 5 I would like every one of you to speak in tongues,[b] but I would rather have you prophesy. Children are apt to be struck with novelty; but do not act like them. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 1 Corinthians 14:34, ESV: "the women should keep silent in the churches.For they are not permitted to speak, but should be in submission, as the Law also says." Every true follower of Christ will rather desire to do good to others, than to get a name for learning or fine speaking.15-25 There can be no assent to prayers that are not understood. (R) 9 So it is with you. 1 Corinthians 14 . The spiritual gift of prophecy was largely a teaching gift (1 Corinthians 14:3), but also included, at least in some cases, the ability to foretell future events. [g], 36 Or did the word of God(BC) originate with you? When that gift was exercised, everyone in the room benefited from it (1 Corinthians 14:18–19). (AY), 34 Women[f] should remain silent in the churches. 26 What then shall we say, brothers and sisters? The entire chapter 1 Corinthians 14 interlinear (Greek/English), translated word by word and with Greek grammar parsing codes, free online 1 Corinthiens 14:1 Interlinéaire • 1 Corinthiens 14:1 Multilingue • 1 Corintios 14:1 Espagnol • 1 Corinthiens 14:1 Français • 1 Korinther 14:1 Allemand • 1 Corinthiens 14:1 Chinois • 1 Corinthians 14:1 Anglais • Bible Apps • Bible Hub Version Louis Segond 1910 La Bible David … Christians should be like children, void of guile and malice; yet they should not be unskilful as to the word of righteousness, but only as to the arts of mischief. All religious services should be so performed in Christian assemblies, that all may join in, and profit by them. 8 For if the trumpet give an uncertain sound, who shall prepare himself to the battle? No advantage can be reaped from the most excellent discourses, if delivered in language such as the hearers cannot speak or understand. 39 Therefore, my brothers and sisters, be eager(BG) to prophesy,(BH) and do not forbid speaking in tongues. 2 You know that n when you were pagans o you were led astray to p mute idols , however you were led . On the other hand, the one who prophesies is speaking to men for edification and encouragement and comfort. 22 Wherefore tongues are for a sign, not to them that believe, but to them that believe not: but prophesying serveth not for them that believe not, but for them which believe. (6-14) Exhortations to worship that can be understood. 2 For the one who speaks in a tongue does not speak to people, but to God; for no one  understands, but  in his spirit he speaks mysteries. (AD) In regard to evil be infants,(AE) but in your thinking be adults. 1 Corinthians 14 (King James Version) 1 Follow after charity, and desire spiritual gifts, but rather that ye may prophesy. 33 For God is not the author of confusion, but of peace, as in all churches of the saints. 1. 2 For he that speaketh in an unknown tongue speaketh not unto men, but unto God: for no man understandeth him; howbeit in the spirit he speaketh mysteries. To speak words that have no meaning to those who hear them, is but speaking into the air. ÷1 CORINTHIANS 14:37-38. Home >> Bible Studies >> 1 Corinthians 14 These small group studies of 1 Corinthians contain outlines, cross-references, Bible study discussion questions, and applications. Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (14) For if I pray in an unknown tongue. 15 What is it then? 10 There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is without signification. God never teaches men to neglect their duties, or to act in any way unbecoming their age or station.34-40 When the apostle exhorts Christian women to seek information on religious subjects from their husbands at home, it shows that believing families ought to assemble for promoting spiritual knowledge. Numbers 10:2-10 Make thee two trumpets of silver; of a whole piece shalt thou make them: that thou mayest use them for the calling of the assembly, and for the journeying of the camps… Matthew 11:17 1 Corinthians Chapter 14; Study Guide. 13 Wherefore let him that speaketh in an unknown tongue pray that he may interpret. Indeed, no one understands them; they utter mysteries by the Spirit. (D) 2 For anyone who speaks in a tongue[a](E) does not speak to people but to God. For anyone who speaks in a tongue does not speak to people but to God. Also, 1 Corinthians 2:14 must be viewed in the larger context of 1:18-3:23.Within the first three chapters of this book, the apostle uses the noun “wisdom” sixteen times, and the adjective “wise” ten times.Clearly, “wisdom” is a predominate theme in this section of the book.