1 Corinthians 7:33

“But he that is married careth for the things that are of the world, how he may please his wife.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But hee that is maried, careth for the things that are of the world, how he may please his wife.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

but one who is married is concerned about the things of the world, how he may please his wife,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

but he that is married is careful for the things of the world, how he may please his wife,
- American Standard Version (1901)

But the married man gives his attention to the things of this world, how he may give pleasure to his wife.
- Basic English Bible

but he that has married cares for the things of the world, how he shall please his wife.
- Darby Bible

But he that is married, is anxious for the things that are of the world, how he may please his wife.
- Webster's Bible

but a married man concerns himself with the business of the world--how he shall please his wife.
- Weymouth Bible

but he who is married is concerned about the things of the world, how he may please his wife.
- World English Bible

But he that is with a wijf, is bysy what thingis ben of the world, hou he schal plese the wijf, and he is departid.
- Wycliffe Bible

and the married is anxious for the things of the world, how he shall please the wife.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 7:33


7:33 But the married careth for the things of the world - And it in his duty so to do, so far as becomes a Christian. How he may please his wife - And provide all things needful for her and his family.


Discussion for 1 Corinthians 7:33

  • Barbara for verse 33
    yes,men has to attainto the thingsof the world but the wife an home come first after God,,if he love God he will love his wife the way God wants it to be.

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