1 Corinthians 3:23

“And ye are Christ's; and Christ is God's.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And yee are Christs, and Christ is Gods.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and you belong to Christ; and Christ belongs to God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and ye are Christ's; and Christ is God's.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And you are Christ's; and Christ is God's.
- Basic English Bible

and *ye* [are] Christ's, and Christ [is] God's.
- Darby Bible

And ye are Christ's; and Christ is God's.
- Webster's Bible

and you belong to Christ, and Christ belongs to God.
- Weymouth Bible

and you are Christ's, and Christ is God's.
- World English Bible

and ye ben of Crist, and Crist is of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

and ye [are] Christ's, and Christ [is] God's.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 3:23


3:23 And ye are Christ's - His property, his subjects. his members. And Christ is God's - As Mediator, he refers all his services to his Father's glory.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 3:23


1Co 3:23 And ye are Christ's. He had procured for us all things, but has bought us with a price. Christ [is] God's. God's Son, and belonging to the Father. All things are ours, but we are not our own! We own all else, but we do not own ourselves! Hence our duty to be consecrated to the service of Christ.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 3:23

  • It's a great proclamation of who we are, it is uplifting to know the clear and direct relationship I have with God through Christ, by Grace. Not dependent on me, Jesus already paid the full price. It's awesome. Thank you Jesus, thank you Lord.

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