1 Corinthians 14:13

“Wherefore let him that speaketh in an unknown tongue pray that he may interpret.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Wherefore let him that speaketh in an vnknowen tongue, pray that he may interprete.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore let one who speaks in a tongue pray that he may interpret.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Wherefore let him that speaketh in a tongue pray that he may interpret.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For this reason, let the man who has the power of using tongues make request that he may, at the same time, be able to give the sense.
- Basic English Bible

Wherefore let him that speaks with a tongue pray that he may interpret.
- Darby Bible

Wherefore, let him that speaketh in an unknown language, pray that he may interpret.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore let a man who has the gift of tongues pray for the power of interpreting them.
- Weymouth Bible

Therefore let him who speaks in another language pray that he may interpret.
- World English Bible

And therfor he that spekith in langage, preie, that he expowne.
- Wycliffe Bible

wherefore he who is speaking in an [unknown] tongue -- let him pray that he may interpret;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 14:13


14:13 That he may be able to interpret - Which was a distinct gift.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 14:13


1Co 14:13 Let him that speaketh in an [unknown] language pray that he may interpret. Let him pray that he may have the gift of interpretation also. See PNT "1Co 12:10". Let him pray that he may understand what he utters, so as to explain it.

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