1 Corinthians

1611 King James Version (KJV)

1 Corinthians 7:13

“And the woman which hath an husband that beleeueth not, and if hee be pleased to dwell with her, let her not leaue him.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




Viewing the original 1611 KJV with archaic English spelling.
Click to switch to the Standard KJV.

Other Translations

And the woman which hath an husband that believeth not, and if he be pleased to dwell with her, let her not leave him.
- King James Version

And a woman who has an unbelieving husband, and he consents to live with her, she must not send her husband away.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the woman that hath an unbelieving husband, and he is content to dwell with her, let her not leave her husband.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And if a woman has a husband who is not a Christian, and it is his desire to go on living with her, let her not go away from her husband.
- Basic English Bible

And a woman who has an unbelieving husband, and he consents to dwell with her, let her not leave [her] husband.
- Darby Bible

And the woman who hath a husband that believeth not, and if he is pleased to dwell with her, let her not leave him.
- Webster's Bible

And a woman who has an unbelieving husband--if he consents to live with her, let her not separate from him.
- Weymouth Bible

The woman who has an unbelieving husband, and he is content to live with her, let her not leave her husband.
- World English Bible

And if ony womman hath an vnfeithful hosebonde, and this consentith to dwelle with hir, leeue sche not the hosebonde.
- Wycliffe Bible

and a woman who hath a husband unbelieving, and he is pleased to dwell with her, let her not send him away;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for 1 Corinthians 7

  • G. Ochoa
    Clearer explanation of 1 Corinth 6:9, 10 Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Then lists the fornicators sexually immoral , idolater, adulterers, effeminate male prostitutes , abusers of themselves with mankind homosexual offenders , 10. The thieves, covetous the greedy , drunkards, revilers slanderers , extortioners swindlers . . .
  • Adam
    Fornication in verse 2- do you believe fornication is sexual intercourse outside of marriage? Does it include all sexual activity even kissing is considered sexual by some or just intercourse?
  • Steve morrow
    1 CORINTHIANS 7:25 now concerning virgins --- I have no commandment of THE LORD --- YET I GIVE MY JUDGEMENT --- as one that hath obtained mercy of THE LORD to be faithful ECCLESISTES 5:2 be not rash with thy mouth and let not thine heart be hasty to utter anything before GOD for GOD is in heaven and thou upon earth --- therefore let thy words be few
  • BSP
    Verse 16~ A husband's or wife's faith can have a powerful impact on their unbelieving mate and may even move that one to have faith.
  • Peace Francis
    1Corinthian 6:9-10 be not deceived neither fornicators, nor idolatry nor adulterers, nor effeminate(homosexual), not abusers of themselves with mankind... Shall inherit the kingdom of God.
  • Steve morrow
    1 CORINTHIANS 7:34 there is difference also between a wife and a virgin the unmarried woman careth for the--THINGS OF THE LORD--that she may be holy both in body and in spirit but she that is married careth for the things of the world how she may may please her husband 1TIMOTHY 5:5 now she that is a widow indeed and desolate trusteth in GOD and continueth in supplications and prayers night and day

What Do You Think of 1 Corinthians 7?

Share your own thoughts or commentary here...

Notify me if someone responds on this discussion/thread

Bible Options

Sponsored Links