1 Corinthians 1:11

“For it hath been declared unto me of you, my brethren, by them which are of the house of Chloe, that there are contentions among you.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For it hath bene declared vnto me of you, my brethren, by them which are of the house of Cloe, that there are contentions among you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For I have been informed concerning you, my brethren, by Chloe's {people,} that there are quarrels among you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For it hath been signified unto me concerning you, my brethren, by them `that are of the household' of Chloe, that there are contentions among you.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because it has come to my knowledge, through those of the house of Chloe, that there are divisions among you, my brothers.
- Basic English Bible

For it has been shewn to me concerning you, my brethren, by those of [the house of] Chloe, that there are strifes among you.
- Darby Bible

For it hath been declared to me concerning you, my brethren, by them who are of the house of Chloe, that there are contentions among you.
- Webster's Bible

For I have been distinctly informed, my brethren, about you by Chloe's people, that there are dissensions among you.
- Weymouth Bible

For it has been reported to me concerning you, my brothers, by those who are from Chloe's household, that there are contentions among you.
- World English Bible

For, my britheren, it is teld to me of hem that ben at Cloes, that stryues ben among you.
- Wycliffe Bible

for it was signified to me concerning you, my brethren, by those of Chloe, that contentions are among you;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 1:11


1:11 It hath been declared to me by them of the family of Chloe - Whom some suppose to have been the wife of Stephanas, and the mother of Fortunatus and Achaicus. By these three the Corinthians had sent their letter to St. Paul, #1Cor 16:17|. That there are contentions - A word equivalent with schisms in the preceding verse.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 1:11


1Co 1:11 For it hath been declared unto me. He candidly tells them how he had learned of their dissensions. Them [who are of the house] of Chloe. Whether these were her children or her servants, or whether she lived at Corinth and these members of her household had come to visit Paul at Ephesus, or whether she lived at Ephesus and these persons had made a visit to Corinth, these are all unknown. Chloe is not elsewhere name.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 1

  • Stephen F. Zielski
    God said it, I believe it and that settles it period. May our Heavenly Abba Dad and God Almighty Yahweh bring His Holy and Matchless Word to pass in this end of the age of the gentiles indeed, in and through His Son, our Glorious Lord, Savior and near future Majesty King to come, Christ Yeshua Jesus, Glory Amen and Amen indeed. Shalom Israel Zion ! Come Lord Yeshua Jesus Glory Amen ! Shalom.
  • Bro. William
    The preaching of the cross, "JESUS Christ and Him crucified", causes offense to the merchandisers and the Hypocritical mockers because of the cross. When salt has lost its savor, it is good for nothing and cast away. There is condemnation to those who walk after covetousness, supposing gain is godliness. "professing themselves to be wise, they became fools" and concerning the faith are reprobate.
  • Sandani Isaac Madumi
    I would like to comment about 2Corinthians :12 :7-10 when is speaking about the thorn in the flesh. Yes,indeed it is very painful when a person faced adversaries ,opponents who caused pain in life but despite all this God's grace is so sufficient for us.God's unmerrited favor always directed to Children of God.
  • Servant of Jesus Christ
    It is the word of God. Just believe it.
  • Mary Mitchell
    So thankful our relationship is a personal one with JESUS and that HE IS MY BEST FRIEND
  • Gerry Kwasny
    We my wife and me belief that : Jesus is the way the truth and the everlasting life no one comes through the father than trough him Amen

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