Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But he who is spiritual appraises all things, yet he himself is appraised by no one.

King James Version

But he that is spiritual judgeth all things, yet he himself is judged of no man.

Holman Bible

The spiritual person, however, can evaluate everything, yet he himself cannot be evaluated by anyone.

International Standard Version

The spiritual person evaluates everything but is subject to no one else's evaluation.

A Conservative Version

But truly the spiritual man evaluates all things, but he himself is evaluated by none.

American Standard Version

But he that is spiritual judgeth all things, and he himself is judged of no man.

Amplified

But the spiritual man [the spiritually mature Christian] judges all things [questions, examines and applies what the Holy Spirit reveals], yet is himself judged by no one [the unbeliever cannot judge and understand the believer’s spiritual nature].

An Understandable Version

But the spiritual person [i.e., one who has the Holy Spirit] is able to discern all things [i.e., has the ability to make right judgments about things], and he himself [i.e., his conduct] cannot be [critically] discerned by any [unbelieving] man.

Anderson New Testament

But the spiritual man discerns all things; yet he himself is discerned by no one.

Bible in Basic English

But he who has the Spirit, though judging all things, is himself judged by no one.

Common New Testament

But the spiritual man judges all things, yet he himself is rightly judged by no one.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but they are all expos'd to the judgment of the spiritual, whilst he himself is not subject to the judgment of any man.

Darby Translation

but the spiritual discerns all things, and he is discerned of no one.

Godbey New Testament

But the spiritual man discerns all things, and is himself discerned by no one.

Goodspeed New Testament

But the spiritual man is alive to all true values, but his own true value no unspiritual man can see.

John Wesley New Testament

But the spiritual man discerneth all things, while he himself is discerned by no man.

Julia Smith Translation

And the spiritual truly examines all things, and he is examined by no one.

King James 2000

But he that is spiritual judges all things, yet he himself is judged of no man.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now the spiritual [person] discerns all [things], but he himself is judged by no one.

Modern King James verseion

But he who is spiritual judges all things, yet he himself is judged by no one.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But he that is spiritual discusseth all things: yet he himself is judged of no man.

Moffatt New Testament

The spiritual man, again, can read the meaning of everything; and yet no one can read what he is.

Montgomery New Testament

But the spiritual man discerns everything, yet is himself discerned by no one.

NET Bible

The one who is spiritual discerns all things, yet he himself is understood by no one.

New Heart English Bible

But he who is spiritual discerns all things, and he himself is judged by no one.

Noyes New Testament

But he that is spiritual judgeth of all things, yet he himself is judged by no one.

Sawyer New Testament

But the spiritual man discerns all things, and is himself perceived by no one.

The Emphasized Bible

But, the man of the spirit, on the one hand, examineth all things, but, on the other, he himself, by no one, is examined.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But the spiritual man discerneth indeed all things, though himself is discernible by no man.

Twentieth Century New Testament

But the man with spiritual insight is able to understand everything, although he himself is understood by no one.

Webster

But he that is spiritual judgeth all things, yet he himself is judged by no man.

Weymouth New Testament

But the spiritual man judges of everything, although he is himself judged by no one.

Williams New Testament

But the spiritual man appreciates everything, and yet he himself is not really appreciated by anybody.

World English Bible

But he who is spiritual discerns all things, and he himself is judged by no one.

Worrell New Testament

But he that is spiritual judges all things; but he himself is judged by no one.

Worsley New Testament

Whereas the spiritual man discerneth all things, yet is himself discerned by no one.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he who is spiritual, doth discern indeed all things, and he himself is by no one discerned;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

he that

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

πνευματικός 
Pneumatikos 
Usage: 25

ἀνακρίνω 
Anakrino 
Usage: 16

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

yet
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

he himself

Usage: 0

is judged
ἀνακρίνω 
Anakrino 
Usage: 16

of
ὑπό 
Hupo 
of, by, under, with, in, not tr,
Usage: 188

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 2:15

Devotionals containing 1 Corinthians 2:15

Images 1 Corinthians 2:15

Prayers for 1 Corinthians 2:15

Context Readings

The Wisdom Revealed By The Spirit

14 But the natural man does not perceive the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness unto him; neither can he understand them because they are spiritually discerned. 15 But he who is spiritual appraises all things, yet he himself is appraised by no one. 16 For who has known the understanding of the Lord? Who has instructed him? But we have the understanding of Christ.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 3:1

And I, brothers, could not speak unto you as unto spiritual, but as unto carnal, even as unto babes in Christ.

1 Corinthians 14:37

If anyone thinks himself to be a prophet or spiritual, let him acknowledge that the things that I write unto you are the commandments of the Lord.

Galatians 6:1

Brethren, if anyone is overtaken in a fault, ye who are spiritual restore such a one in the spirit of meekness, considering thyself lest thou also be tempted.

Proverbs 28:5

Evil men do not understand judgment, but those that seek the LORD understand all things.

1 Thessalonians 5:21

Examine all things; retain that which is good.

1 John 4:1

Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God because many false prophets are gone out into the world.

2 Samuel 12:16-23

David, therefore, besought God for the child, and David fasted and went in and lay all night upon the earth.

2 Samuel 14:17

Then thy handmaid said, Let the word of my lord the king bring rest; for as an angel of God, so is my lord the king to discern good and evil; and let the LORD thy God be with thee.

1 Kings 3:9-11

Give, therefore, thy slave a hearing heart to judge thy people that I may discern between good and evil, for who is able to govern this thy so great a people?

Psalm 25:14

Nun The secret of the LORD is for those that fear him, and he will show them his covenant.

Ecclesiastes 8:5

Whosoever keeps the commandment shall experience no evil thing, and a wise man's heart discerns both time and judgment.

John 7:17

If anyone desires to do his will, he shall know of the doctrine, whether it is of God or whether I speak of myself.

Acts 15:1-5

Then certain men who came down from Judaea taught the brethren and said, Except ye be circumcised after the manner of Moses, ye cannot be saved.

Acts 16:3

Paul desired to have him go forth with him and took and circumcised him because of the Jews who were in those quarters, for they all knew that his father was a Greek.

1 Corinthians 4:5

Therefore, judge nothing before the time, until the Lord comes, who both will bring to light the hidden things of darkness and will make manifest the counsels of the hearts; and then shall each one have praise of God.

Galatians 2:3-5

But not even Titus, who was with me, being a Greek, was compelled to be circumcised,

Ephesians 4:13-14

until we all come forth in the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God unto a perfect man, unto the measure of the coming of age of the Christ:

Philippians 1:10

that ye may approve the best, that ye may be sincere and without offense until the day of Christ,

Colossians 1:9

For this cause we also, since the day we heard it, do not cease to pray for you, asking that ye might be filled with the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding,

Hebrews 5:14

But strong food belongs to those that are perfect, even those who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern both good and evil.

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