Parallel Verses

Anderson New Testament

does nothing unbecoming, seeks not her own, is not easily provoked, thinks no evil,

New American Standard Bible

does not act unbecomingly; it does not seek its own, is not provoked, does not take into account a wrong suffered,

King James Version

Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil;

Holman Bible

does not act improperly,
is not selfish, is not provoked,
and does not keep a record of wrongs.

International Standard Version

and she is never rude; she never thinks just of herself or ever gets annoyed. She never is resentful;

A Conservative Version

It does not behave improperly, does not seek the things of itself, is not made sharp, does not contemplate evil,

American Standard Version

doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not its own, is not provoked, taketh not account of evil;

Amplified

It is not rude; it is not self-seeking, it is not provoked [nor overly sensitive and easily angered]; it does not take into account a wrong endured.

An Understandable Version

[Love] does not act improperly [toward people]; it does not insist on having its own way [at the expense of others]; it is not easily irritated [by others]; it does not keep track of the wrongs [done by others].

Bible in Basic English

Love's ways are ever fair, it takes no thought for itself; it is not quickly made angry, it takes no account of evil;

Common New Testament

or rude, it does not seek its own, it is not provoked, it keeps no record of wrongs,

Daniel Mace New Testament

is not self-interested, is not easily provoked, nor suspects any ill;

Darby Translation

does not behave in an unseemly manner, does not seek what is its own, is not quickly provoked, does not impute evil,

Godbey New Testament

does not behave itself uncomely, seeks not its own, is not provoked, thinks no evil;

Goodspeed New Testament

It is not rude. It does not insist on its rights. It does not become angry. It is not resentful.

John Wesley New Testament

Doth not behave indecently, seeketh not her own, is not provoked, thinketh no evil; Rejoiceth not at iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth:

Julia Smith Translation

It demeans itself not unbecomingly, seeks not the things of itself, is not irritated, reckons no evil;

King James 2000

Does not behave itself rudely, seeks not her own, is not easily provoked, keeps no record of evil;

Lexham Expanded Bible

[it] does not behave dishonorably, [it] {is not selfish}, [it] does not become angry, [it] does not keep a record of wrongs,

Modern King James verseion

does not behave indecently, does not seek her own, is not easily provoked, thinks no evil.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

dealeth not dishonestly, seeketh not her own, is not provoked to anger, thinketh not evil,

Moffatt New Testament

is never rude, never selfish, never irritated, never resentful;

Montgomery New Testament

is not rude, nor selfish, nor easily provoked. Love bears no malice, never rejoices over wrong-doing,

NET Bible

It is not rude, it is not self-serving, it is not easily angered or resentful.

New Heart English Bible

does not behave itself inappropriately, does not seek its own way, is not irritable, does not keep a record of wrongs;

Noyes New Testament

doth not behave herself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, maketh no account of an injury,

Sawyer New Testament

does not behave unbecomingly, seeks not her own, is not easily provoked, devises not evil,

The Emphasized Bible

Acteth not unbecomingly, seeketh not her own things, is not easily provoked, imputeth not that which is base,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

doth not act unseemly, seeketh not her own advantage, is not passionate, thinketh no evil;

Twentieth Century New Testament

Love is never self-seeking, never provoked, never reckons up her wrongs;

Webster

Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not its own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil;

Weymouth New Testament

She does not behave unbecomingly, nor seek to aggrandize herself, nor blaze out in passionate anger, nor brood over wrongs.

Williams New Testament

It does not act with rudeness, or insist upon its rights; it never gets provoked, it never harbors evil thoughts;

World English Bible

doesn't behave itself inappropriately, doesn't seek its own way, is not provoked, takes no account of evil;

Worrell New Testament

behaves not unseemly, seeks not her own, is not provoked, takes no account of evil,

Worsley New Testament

doth not behave indecently, is not selfish, is not easily provoked,

Youngs Literal Translation

doth not act unseemly, doth not seek its own things, is not provoked, doth not impute evil,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Doth not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

ἀσχημονέω 
Aschemoneo 
Usage: 2

ἀσχημονέω 
Aschemoneo 
Usage: 2

ζητέω 
Zeteo 
Usage: 79

not
οὐ 
Ou 
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032
Usage: 1032

ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249

is
παροξύνω 
Paroxuno 
Usage: 2

παροξύνω 
Paroxuno 
Usage: 2

λογίζομαι 
Logizomai 
Usage: 40

no
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 13:5

References

Watsons

Images 1 Corinthians 13:5

Prayers for 1 Corinthians 13:5

Context Readings

Love, The More Excellent Way

4 Love suffers long, and is kind; love envies not; love boasts not; is not vain, 5 does nothing unbecoming, seeks not her own, is not easily provoked, thinks no evil, 6 rejoices not in iniquity, but rejoices in the truth;


Cross References

1 Corinthians 10:24

Let no one seek his own, but each the welfare of the other.

Philippians 2:21

for all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 2:21

for all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 2:21

for all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 2:21-33

for all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 2:21

for all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 2:21

for all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 2:21

for all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 2:21-20

for all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 2:21-16

for all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ.

Matthew 5:22

But I say to you, Whoever is angry with his brother without a cause, shall be liable to the sentence of the judges. And whoever shall say to his brother, Worthless fellow, shall be liable to the sentence of the Sanhedrin. But who ever shall say, Impious wretch, shall be in danger of hell-fire.

Matthew 9:4

And Jesus, perceiving their thoughts, said: "Why do evil thoughts arise in your hearts?

Mark 3:5

And looking around on them with anger, being grieved for the hardness of their heart, he said to the man: Stretch forth your hand; and he stretched it forth: and his hand was restored.

Luke 7:39

But when the Pharisee who had invited him, saw it, he said within himself: This man, if he were a prophet, would have known who, and what sort of woman this is that touches him; for she is a sinner.

Romans 14:12-15

Therefore, every one of us shall give an account of himself to God.

Romans 15:1-2

But we that are strong ought to bear the infirmities of those who are not strong, and not to please ourselves.

1 Corinthians 7:36

But if any man thinks he would treat his virgin daughter amiss, should she pass the bloom of life, and it is necessary that it should be so, let him do as he pleases, he does not sin; let them (the suitor and the daughter) marry.

1 Corinthians 10:33

even as I please all men in all things, not seeking my own good, but that of the many, in order that they may be saved.

1 Corinthians 11:13-16

Judge in yourselves, whether it is becoming that a woman pray to God unvailed.

1 Corinthians 11:18

For, in the first place, when you come together in the church, I hear that there are schisms among you, and I partly believe it:

1 Corinthians 11:21-22

for each one, in eating, takes before another, his own supper; and one is hungry, and another is drunken.

1 Corinthians 12:25

that there may be no schism in the body; but that the members should have the same anxious care, one for another;

1 Corinthians 14:33-40

for God is not the author of confusion, but of peace, as in all the assemblies of the saints.

2 Corinthians 5:19

that is, that God was in Christ, reconciling the world to him self, not charging their offenses to them, and he has committed to us the word of reconciliation.

Galatians 5:13

For you have been called to freedom, brethren: only use not your freedom as an occasion for the flesh, but become servants to one another, through love.

Galatians 6:1-2

Brethren, if a man be overtaken in any fault, do you, who are spiritual, restore such a one in the spirit of meekness, considering yourself, lest you also be tempted.

Philippians 2:3-5

doing nothing in strife and vain glory, but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than himself.

Philippians 4:8

Finally, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever things are honorable, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of good report, if there is any virtue, or any praise, think of these things.

2 Thessalonians 3:7

For you yourselves know how you ought to imitate us: for we did not behave in a disorderly manner among you,

2 Timothy 2:10

For this reason I endure all things for the sake of the elect, that they also may obtain the salvation that is in Christ Jesus, with eternal glory.

James 1:19

So, then, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath.

1 John 3:16-17

By this we know the love of Christ, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.

1 John 3:16

By this we know the love of Christ, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.

1 John 3:16

By this we know the love of Christ, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.

1 John 3:16-12

By this we know the love of Christ, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.

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