1 Corinthians 12:22

“Nay, much more those members of the body, which seem to be more feeble, are necessary:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Nay, much more those members of the bodie, which seeme to bee more feeble, are necessary.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

On the contrary, it is much truer that the members of the body which seem to be weaker are necessary;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Nay, much rather, those members of the body which seem to be more feeble are necessary:
- American Standard Version (1901)

No, those parts which seem to be feeble are the more necessary;
- Basic English Bible

But much rather, the members of the body which seem to be weaker are necessary;
- Darby Bible

Nay, much more those members of the body, which seem to be more feeble, are necessary:
- Webster's Bible

No, it is quite otherwise. Even those parts of the body which are apparently somewhat feeble are yet indispensable;
- Weymouth Bible

No, much rather, those members of the body which seem to be weaker are necessary.
- World English Bible

But myche more tho that ben seyn to be the lowere membris of the bodi, ben more nedeful;
- Wycliffe Bible

But much more the members of the body which seem to be more infirm are necessary,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 12:22


12:22 The members which appear to be weaker - Being of a more delicate and tender structure; perhaps the brains and bowels, or the veins, arteries, and other minute channels in the body.


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