Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

[Love] conceals all [people's] faults; it believes [the best about] all people; it hopes [for the best in] all people; it endures [ill treatment from] all people.

New American Standard Bible

bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

King James Version

Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.

Holman Bible

It bears all things, believes all things,
hopes all things, endures all things.

International Standard Version

She bears up under everything; believes the best in all; there is no limit to her hope, and never will she fall.

A Conservative Version

covers all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

American Standard Version

beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.

Amplified

Love bears all things [regardless of what comes], believes all things [looking for the best in each one], hopes all things [remaining steadfast during difficult times], endures all things [without weakening].

Anderson New Testament

bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

Bible in Basic English

Love has the power of undergoing all things, having faith in all things, hoping all things.

Common New Testament

Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

Daniel Mace New Testament

it excuses all things, believes what is favourable, hopes for the best, and suffers the worst.

Darby Translation

bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

Godbey New Testament

it bears all things, it believes all things, it hopes all things, it endures all things.

Goodspeed New Testament

It will bear anything, believe anything, hope for anything, endure anything.

John Wesley New Testament

believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.

Julia Smith Translation

Covers all things, believes all, hopes all things, endures all. '

King James 2000

Bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

Lexham Expanded Bible

bears all [things], believes all [things], hopes all [things], endures all [things].

Modern King James verseion

quietly covers all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

suffereth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth in all things.

Moffatt New Testament

always slow to expose, always eager to believe the best, always hopeful, always patient.

Montgomery New Testament

It knows how to be silent, it is trustful, hopeful, patient, enduring.

NET Bible

It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

New Heart English Bible

bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

Noyes New Testament

beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.

Sawyer New Testament

bears all things, believes all things, hopes for all things, and endures all things.

The Emphasized Bible

All things, covereth, all things, believeth, all things, hopeth, all things, endureth.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Love bears with all things, every trustful, ever hopeful, ever patient.

Webster

Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.

Weymouth New Testament

She knows how to be silent. She is full of trust, full of hope, full of patient endurance.

Williams New Testament

It bears up under anything; it exercises faith in everything; it keeps up hope in everything; it gives us power to endure in anything.

World English Bible

bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

Worrell New Testament

bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

Worsley New Testament

covereth all faults, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.

Youngs Literal Translation

all things it beareth, all it believeth, all it hopeth, all it endureth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
στέγω 
Stego 
Usage: 4

πᾶς 
Pas 
πᾶς 
Pas 
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704
Usage: 704
Usage: 704

πιστεύω 
Pisteuo 
Usage: 163

ἐλπίζω 
Elpizo 
Usage: 29

ὑπομένω 
Hupomeno 
Usage: 14

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 13:7

References

Watsons

Images 1 Corinthians 13:7

Prayers for 1 Corinthians 13:7

Context Readings

Love, The More Excellent Way

6 [Love] is not glad about the evil [that people do], but is glad about the truth [i.e., the good in their lives]. 7 [Love] conceals all [people's] faults; it believes [the best about] all people; it hopes [for the best in] all people; it endures [ill treatment from] all people. 8 Love will never cease. But though there are [now supernatural gifts of] prophecies, [someday] they will be abolished [i.e., such gifts will cease to be exercised]. Though there are [now supernatural gifts of] languages, [someday] they will stop [i.e., such gifts will cease to be exercised]. Though there is [now the supernatural gift of] knowledge, [someday] it will be abolished [i.e., this gift will cease to be exercised].


Cross References

1 Corinthians 13:4

[Note: The following traits should be understood in the context of love for people]. Love is patient [with people], and is kind [to them]; love does not envy [what people are or have]; love does not boast [of being superior to others], it is not arrogant [in dealing with people].

1 Corinthians 13:4

[Note: The following traits should be understood in the context of love for people]. Love is patient [with people], and is kind [to them]; love does not envy [what people are or have]; love does not boast [of being superior to others], it is not arrogant [in dealing with people].

1 Corinthians 13:4-14

[Note: The following traits should be understood in the context of love for people]. Love is patient [with people], and is kind [to them]; love does not envy [what people are or have]; love does not boast [of being superior to others], it is not arrogant [in dealing with people].

1 Corinthians 13:4

[Note: The following traits should be understood in the context of love for people]. Love is patient [with people], and is kind [to them]; love does not envy [what people are or have]; love does not boast [of being superior to others], it is not arrogant [in dealing with people].

1 Corinthians 13:4

[Note: The following traits should be understood in the context of love for people]. Love is patient [with people], and is kind [to them]; love does not envy [what people are or have]; love does not boast [of being superior to others], it is not arrogant [in dealing with people].

1 Corinthians 13:4

[Note: The following traits should be understood in the context of love for people]. Love is patient [with people], and is kind [to them]; love does not envy [what people are or have]; love does not boast [of being superior to others], it is not arrogant [in dealing with people].

1 Corinthians 13:4

[Note: The following traits should be understood in the context of love for people]. Love is patient [with people], and is kind [to them]; love does not envy [what people are or have]; love does not boast [of being superior to others], it is not arrogant [in dealing with people].

1 Corinthians 13:4-7

[Note: The following traits should be understood in the context of love for people]. Love is patient [with people], and is kind [to them]; love does not envy [what people are or have]; love does not boast [of being superior to others], it is not arrogant [in dealing with people].

Matthew 10:22

And you will be hated by everyone for being loyal to me. But the person who endures [this persecution by remaining faithful] to the end [of his life] is the one who will be saved [i.e., from spiritual and physical destruction].

Luke 7:37-39

And when a sinful woman from the town learned that He was having dinner at the Pharisee's house, she brought an alabaster [i.e., stone] jar of liquid perfume,

Luke 7:44-46

Then Jesus turned to the woman [who had just poured the perfume on Him] and said to Simon, "Do you see this woman? I came into your house and you did not give me any water for [washing] my feet, but she wet my feet with her tears and wiped them dry with her hair.

Luke 19:4-10

B.C. See Matt. 2:22].

Romans 8:24

For in [this] hope we were saved [i.e., we received the hope of future blessings]; but if we [already] see what we hope for, it is not [really] hope. For who hopes for what he [already] sees?

Romans 15:1

Now those of us who are strong [spiritually] should put up with [or, help] the failings of [spiritually] weak people, and not [simply] do what pleases ourselves.

1 Corinthians 9:12

If other people have the right to receive a share of what you have, should we not have even more [right to it]? Yet we did not make use of this right, but instead we put up with whatever we had to so we would not become a hindrance to [the spread of] the good news [about Christ].

1 Corinthians 9:18-22

Then what is my reward? It is being able to preach the good news without receiving financial support [for it], so as not to claim my full rights in [the work of preaching] the good news.

2 Corinthians 11:8-12

I [virtually] robbed other churches by accepting [financial] support from them in order to serve you.

Galatians 6:2

Take on yourselves the [spiritual] burdens of one another, for in doing so you will be fulfilling Christ's law [of love, John 13:35].

2 Thessalonians 1:4

Therefore, we ourselves speak proudly about you among the churches of God because of your steadfastness and faith amid all the persecutions and afflictions that you are enduring.

2 Timothy 2:3-10

[Be willing to] suffer hardship with me like a good soldier of Christ Jesus.

2 Timothy 2:24

For the Lord's slave must not quarrel, but be kind toward everyone, capable of teaching, [and] patient [with difficult people and situations].

2 Timothy 3:11

persecutions and sufferings. You know what kind of things happened to me at Antioch, Iconium and Lystra [See Acts 13:13-14:23], and what [severe] persecutions I experienced [there]. But the Lord rescued me from all of them.

2 Timothy 4:5

But you should be sober-minded about everything, [willing to] endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, fulfill your ministry.

Hebrews 13:13

So, we should go out to Him, outside of the camp [Note: This probably signifies separating from the whole system of Judaism, as well as full commitment to Christ], bearing the abuse that He suffered.

James 1:12

The person who perseveres under trials is blessed, because when he has been approved by God, he will receive the crown of [never ending] life, which God has promised to those who love Him.

1 Peter 2:24

Jesus took upon Himself our sins [when] His body was placed upon the cross so that we, [through] dying to [i.e., giving up] the sinful life, would live for righteousness. You were healed [from your sins] by His being brutally treated.

1 Peter 4:8

Above everything else, have a warm love for one another, for such a love keeps many sins from occurring [between you].

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