1 Corinthians 2:7

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers


King James Version

But we speak the wisdom of God in a mystery, even the hidden wisdom, which God ordained before the world unto our glory:
New King James Version

But we speak the wisdom of God in a mystery, the hidden wisdom which God ordained before the ages for our glory,
New American Standard Bible

but we speak God’s wisdom in a mystery, the hidden wisdom , which God predestined before the ages to our glory;
New International Version

No, we speak of God’s secret wisdom, a wisdom that has been hidden and that God destined for our glory before time began.
The Amplified Bible

But rather what we are setting forth is a wisdom of God once hidden [from the human understanding] and now revealed to us by God – [that wisdom] which God devised and decreed before the ages for our glorification [to lift us into the glory of His presence].
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

But we speak God’s wisdom in the form of a mystery long hidden but now revealed and understandable, that wisdom which has been kept secret which God foreordained before the ages with a view to our glory,
Phillips’ Modern English

The wisdom we speak of is that mysterious secret wisdom of God which He planed before the creation for our glory today.
Williams’ Language of the People

rather, we are setting forth a wisdom that came from God, once a covered secret but now uncovered, which God marked off as His plan for bringing us to glory.
 
1 Cor. 2:6 π 1 Cor. 2:8
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