Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

For I had made the decision to have knowledge of nothing among you but only of Jesus Christ on the cross.

New American Standard Bible

For I determined to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ, and Him crucified.

King James Version

For I determined not to know any thing among you, save Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

Holman Bible

For I didn’t think it was a good idea to know anything among you except Jesus Christ and Him crucified.

International Standard Version

For while I was with you I resolved to know nothing except Jesus the Messiah, and him crucified.

A Conservative Version

For I determined not to know anything among you except Jesus Christ, even this crucified man.

American Standard Version

For I determined not to know anything among you, save Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

Amplified

for I made the decision to know nothing [that is, to forego philosophical or theological discussions regarding inconsequential things and opinions while] among you except Jesus Christ, and Him crucified [and the meaning of His redemptive, substitutionary death and His resurrection].

An Understandable Version

For I have decided not to know anything [while] among you, except Jesus Christ and His being crucified.

Anderson New Testament

For I determined not to know any thing among you but Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

Common New Testament

For I resolved to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for I did not think I was to have any other knowledge among you, than that of Christ, a crucified saviour.

Darby Translation

For I did not judge it well to know anything among you save Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

Godbey New Testament

For I determine to know nothing among you, except Jesus Christ, and Him having been crucified.

Goodspeed New Testament

for I resolved, while I was with you, to forget everything but Jesus Christ and his crucifixion.

John Wesley New Testament

For I determined not to know any thing among you save Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

Julia Smith Translation

For I judged not to know any thing among you, except Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

King James 2000

For I determined not to know anything among you, except Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For I decided not to know anything among you except Jesus Christ and him crucified.

Modern King James verseion

For I determined not to know anything among you except Jesus Christ and Him crucified.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Neither showed I myself that I knew anything among you save Jesus Christ, even the same that was crucified.

Moffatt New Testament

I determined among you to be ignorant of everything except Jesus Christ, and Jesus Christ the crucified.

Montgomery New Testament

for I determined to know nothing, while among you, but Jesus as Christ, and him a crucified Christ.

NET Bible

For I decided to be concerned about nothing among you except Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

New Heart English Bible

For I determined not to know anything among you, except Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

Noyes New Testament

For I determined not to know anything while with you, save Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

Sawyer New Testament

For I determined to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and him crucified.

The Emphasized Bible

For I had not determined to know anything among you, save Jesus Christ, - and, him, as one who had been crucified!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For I determined not to know any thing among you, save Jesus Christ and him crucified.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For I had determined that, while with you, I would know nothing but Jesus Christ-and him crucified!

Webster

For I determined not to know any thing among you, save Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

Weymouth New Testament

For I determined to be utterly ignorant, when among you, of everything except of Jesus Christ, and of Him as having been crucified.

Williams New Testament

for I determined, while among you, to be unconscious of everything but Jesus Christ and Him as crucified.

World English Bible

For I determined not to know anything among you, except Jesus Christ, and him crucified.

Worrell New Testament

for I determined not to know anything among you, except Jesus Christ, and Him crucified.

Worsley New Testament

for I did not think it meet to know any thing among you, but Jesus Christ, and Him crucified.

Youngs Literal Translation

for I decided not to know any thing among you, except Jesus Christ, and him crucified;

Interlinear

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

κρίνω 
Krino 
Usage: 84

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

to know
εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

you
ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

and

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

him
τοῦτον 
Touton 
Usage: 50

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 2:2

References

Fausets

Hastings

Images 1 Corinthians 2:2

Prayers for 1 Corinthians 2:2

Context Readings

Paul's Approach To Ministry In Corinth

1 And when I came to you, my brothers, I did not come with wise words of knowledge, putting before you the secret of God. 2 For I had made the decision to have knowledge of nothing among you but only of Jesus Christ on the cross. 3 And I was with you without strength, in fear and in doubt.


Cross References

Galatians 6:14

But far be it from me to have glory in anything, but only in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which this world has come to an end on the cross for me, and I for it.

John 17:3

And this is eternal life: to have knowledge of you, the only true God, and of him whom you have sent, even Jesus Christ.

1 Corinthians 1:22-25

Seeing that the Jews make request for signs, and the Greeks are looking for knowledge:

Galatians 3:1

O foolish Galatians, by what strange powers have you been tricked, to whom it was made clear that Jesus Christ was put to death on the cross?

Philippians 3:8-10

Yes truly, and I am ready to give up all things for the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord, which is more than all: for whom I have undergone the loss of all things, and to me they are less than nothing, so that I may have Christ as my reward,

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