1 Corinthians 7:10

“And unto the married I command, yet not I, but the Lord, Let not the wife depart from her husband:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And vnto the married, I command, yet not I, but the Lord, Let not the wife depart from her husband:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But to the married I give instructions, not I, but the Lord, that the wife should not leave her husband
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But unto the married I give charge, `yea' not I, but the Lord, That the wife depart not from her husband
- American Standard Version (1901)

But to the married I give orders, though not I but the Lord, that the wife may not go away from her husband
- Basic English Bible

But to the married I enjoin, not *I*, but the Lord, Let not wife be separated from husband;
- Darby Bible

And to the married I command, yet not I, but the Lord, Let not the wife depart from her husband:
- Webster's Bible

But to those already married my instructions are--yet not mine, but the Lord's--that a wife is not to leave her husband;
- Weymouth Bible

But to the married I command--not I, but the Lord--that the wife not leave her husband
- World English Bible

But to hem that ben ioyned in matrymonye, Y comaunde, not Y, but the Lord, that the wijf departe not fro the hosebonde;
- Wycliffe Bible

and to the married I announce -- not I, but the Lord -- let not a wife separate from a husband:
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 7:10


7:10 Not I - Only. But the Lord - Christ; by his express command, #Matt 5:32|.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 7:10


1Co 7:10 To the married I command. Some might say, "If the unmarried state is best now, it will be better to leave our married partner". He replies, "The Lord commands otherwise" (Mr 10:12 Mt 5:32 19:9).

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