1 Corinthians

1611 King James Version (KJV)

1 Corinthians 3:21

“Therefore let no man glory in men, for all things are yours.”

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Other Translations

Therefore let no man glory in men. For all things are yours;
- King James Version

So then let no one boast in men. For all things belong to you,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Wherefore let no one glory in men. For all things are yours;
- American Standard Version (1901)

So let no one take pride in men. For all things are yours;
- Basic English Bible

So that let no one boast in men; for all things are yours.
- Darby Bible

Therefore let no man glory in men: for all things are yours:
- Webster's Bible

Therefore let no one boast about his human teachers.
- Weymouth Bible

Therefore let no one boast in men. For all things are yours,
- World English Bible

Therfor no man haue glorie in men.
- Wycliffe Bible

So then, let no one glory in men, for all things are yours,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Corinthians 3:21


3:21 Therefore - Upon the whole. Let none glory in men - So as to divide into parties on their account. For all things are yours - and we in particular. We are not your lords, but rather your servants.


People's Bible Notes for 1 Corinthians 3:21


1Co 3:21 Therefore, let no man glory in men. In preachers like Paul, and Apollos, and Cephas. Above all, let them not form parties around human leaders. See PNT "1Co 1:12. For all things are yours. All, the preachers as well as all beside, are ordained to prepare you for eternal glory.

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 3

  • Steve morrow
    1 CORINTHIANS 3:16 KNOW YOU NOT THAT YOU ARE THE TEMPLE OF GOD AND THAT THE SPIRIT OF GOD DWELLETH IN YOU 3:17 IF ANY MAN DEFILE THE TEMPLE OF GOD HIM SHALL GOD DESTROY FOR THE TEMPLE OF GOD IS HOLY WHICH TEMPLE YOU ARE
  • Steve morrow
    1CORIN3:10ACCORDING TO THE GRACE OF GOD WHICH IS GIVEN UNTO ME AS A WISE MASTERBUILDER I HAVE LAID THE FOUNDATION AND ANOTHER BUILDETH THEREON-BUT LET EVRY MAN TAKE HEED HOW HE BUILDETH THEREON-PROVERBS24:3THROUGH WISDOM IS AN HOUSE BUILDED AND BY UNDERSTANDING IT IS ESTABLISHED EPH 2:20AND ARE BUILT UPON THE FOUNDATION OF THE APOSTLES AND PROPHETS JESUS CHRIST HIMSELF BEING THE CHIEF CORNER STONE
  • Steve morrow
    cont from above ---1 corin 3:10 according to the grace of GOD which is given to me as a wise masterbuilder I have laid the foundation and another buildeth thereon but let every man take heed how he buildeth thereupon pro 24:3 through wisdom is an house builded and by understanding it is established john 1:17 for the law was given by moses but grace and truth came by JESUS CHRIST
  • Irene123
    Bruce - what Bible do you use?
  • Mari
    Yes,I see it now. TY
  • Bruce
    Mari: verse one says I must talk to you even as if you "were" babes .
    When someone hasn't eaten for sometime they can't start eating meat and potatoes they have to start out with liquids. The same with believers. Adult babies. So we can call them babes. They have to start again.Hebrews 5:12-14

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