1 Corinthians 12:7

“But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man to profit withal.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But the manifestation of the spirit, is giuen to euery man to profit withall.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But to each one is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But to each one is given the manifestation of the Spirit to profit withal.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But to every man some form of the Spirit's working is given for the common good.
- Basic English Bible

But to each the manifestation of the Spirit is given for profit.
- Darby Bible

But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man for profit.
- Webster's Bible

But to each of us a manifestation of the Spirit has been granted for the common good.
- Weymouth Bible

But to each one is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the profit of all.
- World English Bible

And to ech man the schewyng of spirit is youun to profit. The word of wisdom is youun to oon bi spirit;
- Wycliffe Bible

And to each hath been given the manifestation of the Spirit for profit;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 12:7


12:7 The manifestation - The gift whereby the Spirit manifests itself. Is given to each - For the profit of the whole body.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 12:7


1Co 12:7 But the manifestation of the Spirit. However varied these manifestations, all are given to every man to profit withal. For the profit of the whole body. No gift of the Spirit is for the benefit of the recipient. This is now shown.

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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