1 Corinthians 1:7

“So that ye come behind in no gift; waiting for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So that yee come behinde in no gift; wayting for the comming of our Lord Iesus Christ,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

so that you are not lacking in any gift, awaiting eagerly the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

so that ye come behind in no gift; waiting for the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ;
- American Standard Version (1901)

So that having every grace you are living in the hope of the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ;
- Basic English Bible

so that ye come short in no gift, awaiting the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ;
- Darby Bible

So that ye come behind in no gift; waiting for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ:
- Webster's Bible

so that there is no gift of God in which you consciously come short while patiently waiting for the reappearing of our Lord Jesus Christ,
- Weymouth Bible

so that you come behind in no gift; waiting for the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ;
- World English Bible

so that no thing faile to you in ony grace, that abiden the schewyng of oure Lord Jhesu Crist;
- Wycliffe Bible

so that ye are not behind in any gift, waiting for the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 1:7


1:7 Waiting - With earnest desire. For the glorious revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ - A sure mark of a true or false Christian, to long for, or dread, this revelation.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 1:7


1Co 1:7 So that ye come behind in no gift. They were "enriched" by the grace of God (1Co 1:5), so that they were not inferior to other Christians in privileges. Waiting for the coming. They, like other Christians, were eagerly waiting for the return of the Lord to the earth.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 1:7

  • That you lose not any gift while waiting on the coming of the Lord. Some will sing like a bird but let envy or jealous come in and lose the crown for this gift but make it to Heaven.

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