1 Corinthians 12:5

“And there are differences of administrations, but the same Lord.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And there are differences of administrations, but the same Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And there are varieties of ministries, and the same Lord.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And there are diversities of ministrations, and the same Lord.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And there are different sorts of servants, but the same Lord.
- Basic English Bible

and there are distinctions of services, and the same Lord;
- Darby Bible

And there are differences of administrations, but the same Lord.
- Webster's Bible

various forms of official service, and yet one and the same Lord;
- Weymouth Bible

There are various kinds of service, and the same Lord.
- World English Bible

and dyuerse seruyces ther ben, but it is al oon Lord; and dyuerse worchingis ther ben,
- Wycliffe Bible

and there are diversities of ministrations, and the same Lord;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 12:5


12:5 Administrations - Offices. But the same Lord appoints them all.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 12:5


1Co 12:5 Differences of administrations; of ministries or offices, but all are in the service of "the same Lord".

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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