1 Corinthians 1:24

“But unto them which are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God, and the wisdom of God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But vnto them which are called, both Iewes and Greekes, Christ, the power of God, & the wisedome of God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

but to those who are the called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

but unto them that are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God, and the wisdom of God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But to those of God's selection, Jews and Greeks, Christ is the power and the wisdom of God.
- Basic English Bible

but to those that [are] called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ God's power and God's wisdom.
- Darby Bible

But to them who are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God, and the wisdom of God.
- Webster's Bible

but to those who have received the Call, whether Jews or Greeks, Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God.
- Weymouth Bible

but to those who are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ is the power of God and the wisdom of God.
- World English Bible

but to tho Jewis and Grekis that ben clepid, we prechen Crist the vertu of God and the wisdom of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

and to those called -- both Jews and Greeks -- Christ the power of God, and the wisdom of God,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 1:24


1:24 But to them that are called - And obey the heavenly calling. Christ - With his cross, his death, his life, his kingdom. And they experience, first, that he is the power, then, that he is the wisdom, of God.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 1:24


1Co 1:24 But unto them who are called. But to those who obey the gospel call, whether Jews or Gentiles, the Crucified Christ is found to be the power of God, and the wisdom of God. The gospel not only is found to be mighty, but wise in meeting the wants of the soul.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 1

  • Steve morrow
    1 CORINTHIANS 1:10NOW I BESEECH YOU BRETHREN BY THE NAME OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST THAT YOU --- ALL SPEAK THE SAME THING --- AND THAT THERE BE NO DIVISIONS AMONG YOU BUT THAT YOU BE PERFECTLY JOINED TOGETHER IN THE --- SAME MIND --- AND IN THE JUDGEMENT***EHPESIANS 4:3 ENDEAVORING TO KEEP THE UNITY OF THE SPIRIT IN THE BOND OF PEACE
  • Ray321
    Wayne, the Kingdom of Heaven was promise to the Jews, but now we are saved thru Grace in the body of Christ for the Kingdom of God, which is a Spiritual Kingdom. If you repent of your sins for Salvation, you will be repenting every day, because we sin everyday. Jesus finished the work on the cross for all of our sins. 1 Corth 15:1-4 , believe with all your heart and mind what he did with faith.
  • Edna
    I.m so blessed to know verse 4 thru 8. 1st God.s Grace was given to us by Jesus Crist,now being Born of his Spirit 2Cor 5/17 We have everthing pertain g to life thru Jesus Peter And we are kept by the power of God Ptere It all about Jesus
  • Wayne
    Ray321, Matt. 4:17, when Jesus began preaching He said, Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
  • Steve morrow
    UNDERSTAND THE SCRIPTURES ??? 1 CORINTHIANS 1:10 NOW I BESEECH YOU BRETHREN BY THE NAME OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST THAT YOU ALL SPEAK THE SAME THING AND THAT THERE BE NO DIVISIONS AMONG YOU BUT THAT YOU BE PERFECTLY JOINED IN THE SAME MIND AND IN THE SAME JUDGEMENT *** HEBREWS 7:24 BUT THIS MAN BECAUSE HE CONTINUETH EVER HATH AN --- UNCHANGEABLE PRIESTHOOD ---
  • Edna
    lets us come together and let the Holy Spirit teach us after he came to dwell in us to the truth Ish Lord said lets come reason together Be of one mind

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