1 Corinthians 11:20

“When ye come together therefore into one place, this is not to eat the Lord's supper.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

When yee come together therefore into one place, this is not to eate the Lords Supper.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore when you meet together, it is not to eat the Lord's Supper,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When therefore ye assemble yourselves together, it is not possible to eat the Lord's supper:
- American Standard Version (1901)

But now, when you come together, it is not possible to take the holy meal of the Lord:
- Basic English Bible

When ye come therefore together into one place, it is not to eat [the] Lord's supper.
- Darby Bible

When therefore ye come together in one place, this is not to eat the Lord's supper.
- Webster's Bible

When, however, you meet in one place, there is no eating the Supper of the Lord;
- Weymouth Bible

When therefore you assemble yourselves together, it is not the Lord's supper that you eat.
- World English Bible

Therfor whanne ye comen togidere in to oon, now it is not to ete the Lordis soper;
- Wycliffe Bible

ye, then, coming together at the same place -- it is not to eat the Lord's supper;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 11:20


11:20 Therefore - That is, in consequence of those schisms. It is not eating the Lord's supper - That solemn memorial of his death; but quite another thing.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 11:20


1Co 11:20 When therefore ye come together in one place. When they assembled these heresies and divisions were manifest. There was a Paulite group, an Apolloite group, and a Petrine group, who sat apart from each other. See PNT "1Co 1:12". [This] is not to eat the Lord's supper. Coming in such a spirit they were in no fit mind to eat the Lord's supper.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 11:20

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