1 Corinthians 1:22

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers

King James Version

For the Jews require a sign, and the Greeks seek after wisdom:
New King James Version

For Jews request a sign, and Greeks seek after wisdom;
New American Standard Bible

For indeed Jews ask for signs (attesting miracles), and Greeks search for wisdom;
New International Version

Jews demand miraculous signs and Greeks look of wisdom,
The Amplified Bible

For while Jews [demandingly] ask for signs and miracles, and Greeks pursue philosophy and wisdom
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

for, both Jews are constantly demanding an attesting miracle and Greeks are constantly searching for wisdom.
Phillips’ Modern English

For the Jews ask for miraculous proofs and the Greeks an intellectual panacea,
Williams’ Language of the People

While Jews are demanding spectacular signs and Greeks are searching for philosophy,
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See Also:

Writings on the Paidion Books Site
That Reference This Scripture

  1. The Corinthian Error; The End Time Men - W.W. Fischer These Corinthian Charismatics wanted the riches, blessings and places of honor – Paul’s life was an embarrassment to them.

  2. Hobbes, Locke and Rousseau: Three of Satan’s Stooges - Neil Girrard The U.S. is little more than the acting out of the philosophies of Hobbes, Locke and Rousseau but most Americans don’t know what these philosophers said or why that might be important to them as followers of Christ.

  3. Teachings of the Spirit - Neil Girrard It is most important that the Holy Spirit, and not some man, be our real teacher. Here’s why.
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