1 Corinthians 3:6

“I have planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the increase.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I haue planted, Apollo watered: but God gaue the encrease.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I planted, Apollos watered, but God was causing the growth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the increase.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I did the planting, Apollos did the watering, but God gave the increase.
- Basic English Bible

*I* have planted; Apollos watered; but God has given the increase.
- Darby Bible

I have planted, Apollos watered: but God hath given the increase.
- Webster's Bible

I planted and Apollos watered; but it was God who was, all the time, giving the increase.
- Weymouth Bible

I planted. Apollos watered. But God gave the increase.
- World English Bible

Y plauntide, Apollo moystide, but God yaf encreessyng.
- Wycliffe Bible

I planted, Apollos watered, but God was giving growth;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 3:6


1Co 3:6 I have planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the increase. It was Paul's work given him to plant the seed of the kingdom; it was the work of Apollos to afterwards water or cultivate the Christian plants which had come forth, but God gave the growth; gave the seed its vitality and the plant its life.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 3:6

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