1 Corinthians 12:11

“But all these worketh that one and the selfsame Spirit, dividing to every man severally as he will.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But all these worketh that one and the selfe same spirit, diuiding to euery man seuerally as he will.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But one and the same Spirit works all these things, distributing to each one individually just as He wills.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

but all these worketh the one and the same Spirit, dividing to each one severally even as he will.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But all these are the operations of the one and the same Spirit, giving to every man separately as his pleasure is.
- Basic English Bible

But all these things operates the one and the same Spirit, dividing to each in particular according as he pleases.
- Darby Bible

But all these worketh that one and the same Spirit, dividing to every man severally as he will.
- Webster's Bible

But these results are all brought about by one and the same Spirit, who bestows His gifts upon each of us in accordance with His own will.
- Weymouth Bible

But the one and the same Spirit works all of these, distributing to each one separately as he desires.
- World English Bible

And oon and the same spirit worchith alle these thingis, departynge to ech bi hem silf as he wole.
- Wycliffe Bible

and all these doth work the one and the same Spirit, dividing to each severally as he intendeth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 12:11


12:11 As he willeth - The Greek word does not so much imply arbitrary pleasure, as a determination founded on wise counsel.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 12:11


1Co 12:11 But all these worketh that one and the selfsame Spirit. There are named in 1Co 12:8-10 nine gifts, all supernatural, imparted by the same Spirit, which distributes them according to his own will.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 12

  • Stephen F. Zielski
    I BELIEVE AND STAND FOR WHAT THE RIGHTLY DIVIDED ACCURATE WORD OF THE LORD MY GOD SAYS AND - I CAN DO WHAT IT SAYS I CAN DO UNTO HIS EVERLASTING GLORY TO COME AMEN INDEED. THIS IS AND ALWAYS HAS BEEN THE BLUEPRINT PAUL SET FORTH FOR US ALL AMEN. CHRIST IN ME. BEING BORN AGAIN OF THE TRUE AND INCORRUPTABLE SEED OF THE LIVING HOPE OF THE GATHERING ABOVE TO COME AMEN INDEED. SHALOM.
  • Stephen F. Zielski
    FROM THE BOOK OF ACTS WHICH IS THE CAVIAT TO THE BOOK OF ROMANS THROUGH UNTO THE BOOK OF JUDE AND NOT REVELATION ! WE ARE IN THE KINGDOM OF GOD {GENTILES} AGE OF {LOVE-GRACE-SALVATION-RIGHTEOUSNESS-SPEAKING IN TONGUES} NOT THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN AGE TO WHICH THIS KINGDOM OF GOD AGE WILL BE CLOSING OUT BACK TO REVELATION {FUTURE EVENT} ! SHALOM !
  • BSP
    Verse 26: When one member of the congregation suffers we feel the pain and are all affected. We need to have deep love and concern for one another.
  • BSP
    Verse 22: The congregation is compared to the body in this chapter. No member of the congregation is unnecessary. Everyone has something to offer.
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    We are reminded of the diversity of gifts and roles. We should covet earnestly the best gifts through supplication to God.
  • Ray321
    If a brother or sister in Christ is suffer spiritual battle and is in trouble, we must help or we will suffer too. 26 And whether one member suffer, all the members suffer with it or one member be honoured, all the members rejoice with it. 27 Now ye are the body of Christ, and members in particular. It's better to rejoice then suffer. Amen

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