Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

For our knowledge is only in part, and the prophet's word gives only a part of what is true:

New American Standard Bible

For we know in part and we prophesy in part;

King James Version

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part.

Holman Bible

For we know in part,
and we prophesy in part.

International Standard Version

For what we know is incomplete and what we prophesy is incomplete.

A Conservative Version

But we know in part, and we prophesy in part,

American Standard Version

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part;

Amplified

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part [for our knowledge is fragmentary and incomplete].

An Understandable Version

For [now] we have partial knowledge and partial prophetic messages,

Anderson New Testament

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part;

Common New Testament

For we know in part and we prophesy in part;

Daniel Mace New Testament

for our knowledge is defective, and our prophesying is defective.

Darby Translation

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part:

Godbey New Testament

For we know in part, and prophesy in part:

Goodspeed New Testament

For our knowledge is imperfect and our preaching is imperfect.

John Wesley New Testament

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part.

Julia Smith Translation

For we know by parts, and we prophesy by parts.

King James 2000

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For we know in part and we prophesy in part,

Modern King James verseion

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For our knowledge is unperfect, and our prophesying is unperfect:

Moffatt New Testament

For we only know bit by bit, and we only prophesy bit by bit;

Montgomery New Testament

For our knowing is imperfect, and our prophesying is imperfect;

NET Bible

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part,

New Heart English Bible

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part;

Noyes New Testament

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part;

Sawyer New Testament

And we know in part and we prophesy in part;

The Emphasized Bible

For, in part, are we gaining knowledge, and, in part, are we prophesying, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For we know partially, and prophesy partially.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For our knowledge is incomplete, and our preaching is incomplete,

Webster

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part.

Weymouth New Testament

For our knowledge is imperfect, and so is our prophesying;

Williams New Testament

For what we know is incomplete and what we prophesy is incomplete.

World English Bible

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part;

Worrell New Testament

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part;

Worsley New Testament

For now we know but in part, and we prophesy but in part.

Youngs Literal Translation

for in part we know, and in part we prophecy;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

we know
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 147

in
ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709
Usage: 709

μέρος 
meros 
Usage: 36

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

προφητεύω 
Propheteuo 
Usage: 24

Devotionals

Devotionals containing 1 Corinthians 13:9

References

Fausets

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

Love, The More Excellent Way

8 Though the prophet's word may come to an end, tongues come to nothing, and knowledge have no more value, love has no end. 9 For our knowledge is only in part, and the prophet's word gives only a part of what is true: 10 But when that which is complete is come, then that which is in part will be no longer necessary.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 8:2

If anyone seems to himself to have knowledge, so far he has not the right sort of knowledge about anything;

1 Corinthians 13:12

For now we see things in a glass, darkly; but then face to face: now my knowledge is in part; then it will be complete, even as God's knowledge of me.

Job 11:7-8

Are you able to take God's measure, to make discovery of the limits of the Ruler of all?

Job 26:14

See, these are only the outskirts of his ways; and how small is that which comes to our ears about him! But the thunder of his acts of power is outside all knowledge.

Psalm 40:5

O Lord my God, great are the wonders which you have done in your thought for us; it is not possible to put them out in order before you; when I would give an account of them, their number is greater than I may say.

Psalm 139:6

Such knowledge is a wonder greater than my powers; it is so high that I may not come near it.

Proverbs 30:4

Who has gone up to heaven and come down? who has taken the winds in his hands, prisoning the waters in his robe? by whom have all the ends of the earth been fixed? what is his name, and what is his son's name, if you are able to say?

Matthew 11:27

All things have been given to me by my Father; and no one has knowledge of the Son, but the Father; and no one has knowledge of the Father, but the Son, and he to whom the Son will make it clear.

Romans 11:34

Who has knowledge of the mind of the Lord? or who has taken part in his purposes?

1 Corinthians 2:9

But as it says in the holy Writings, Things which the eye saw not, and which had not come to the ears or into the heart of man, such things as God has made ready for those who have love for him.

Ephesians 3:8

To me, who am less than the least of all the saints, was this grace given, so that I might make clear to the Gentiles the good news of the unending wealth of Christ:

Ephesians 3:18-19

May have strength to see with all the saints how wide and long and high and deep it is,

Colossians 2:2-3

So that their hearts may be comforted, and that being joined together in love, they may come to the full wealth of the certain knowledge of the secret of God, even Christ,

1 Peter 1:10-12

For the prophets who gave the news of the grace which would come to you, made search with all care for knowledge of this salvation;

1 John 3:2

My loved ones, now we are children of God, and at present it is not clear what we are to be. We are certain that at his revelation we will be like him; for we will see him as he is.

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