Parallel Verses

King James 2000

For no other foundation can a man lay than what is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

New American Standard Bible

For no man can lay a foundation other than the one which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

King James Version

For other foundation can no man lay than that is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Holman Bible

because no one can lay any other foundation than what has been laid-that is, Jesus Christ.

International Standard Version

After all, no one can lay any other foundation than the one that is already laid, and that is Jesus the Messiah.

A Conservative Version

For no man can lay another foundation besides that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

American Standard Version

For other foundation can no man lay than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Amplified

For no other foundation can anyone lay than that which is [already] laid, which is Jesus Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One).

An Understandable Version

For no one can lay [any] other foundation than the one which [God] has [already] laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Anderson New Testament

For other foundation can no man lay than that which is laid, which, is Jesus Christ.

Bible in Basic English

For there is no other base for the building but that which has been put down, which is Jesus Christ.

Common New Testament

For no other foundation can any one lay than the one which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for no one can lay any other foundation, than what is laid, which is, that Jesus is the Messias.

Darby Translation

For other foundation can no man lay besides that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Godbey New Testament

For other foundation no one is able to lay beside the one which is laid, who is Jesus Christ.

Goodspeed New Testament

For no one can lay any other foundation than the one that is laid, that is, Jesus Christ himself.

John Wesley New Testament

For other foundation can no man lay, than what is laid, which is Jesus Christ: And if any one build on this foundation, gold, silver, costly stones;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For no one can lay another foundation than that laid, which is Jesus the Christ.

Julia Smith Translation

For none is able to lay another foundation above that laid, which is Jesus the Christ.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For no one is able to lay another foundation than the one which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Modern King James verseion

For any other foundation can no one lay than the one being laid, who is Jesus Christ.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For other foundation can no man lay, than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Moffatt New Testament

The foundation is laid, namely Jesus Christ, and no one can lay any other.

Montgomery New Testament

The foundation is already laid??esus Christ??nd no man can lay another.

NET Bible

For no one can lay any foundation other than what is being laid, which is Jesus Christ.

New Heart English Bible

For no one can lay any other foundation than that which has been laid, which is Jesus Christ.

New simplified Bible

No other foundation can be laid than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Noyes New Testament

For other foundation can no one lay than that which is laid, which is Christ Jesus.

Sawyer New Testament

For no one can lay another foundation besides that laid, which is Christ Jesus.

The Emphasized Bible

For, other foundation, can, no one, lay, than that which is lying, which is, Jesus Christ.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For other foundation can no man lay than that is laid, which is Jesus the Messiah.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For no man can lay any other foundation than the one already laid-Jesus Christ.

Webster

For other foundation can no man lay than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Weymouth New Testament

For no one can lay any other foundation in addition to that which is already laid, namely Jesus Christ.

Williams New Testament

for no one can lay any other foundation than the one that is laid, that is, Jesus Christ Himself.

World English Bible

For no one can lay any other foundation than that which has been laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Worrell New Testament

for other foundation can no man lay than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ.

Worsley New Testament

For no one can lay any other foundation, but that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ: and if any build upon this foundation gold,

Youngs Literal Translation

for other foundation no one is able to lay except that which is laid, which is Jesus the Christ;

Interlinear

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

ἄλλος 
Allos 
other" , another , some , one ,
Usage: 119

θεμέλιος 
themelios 
Usage: 13

can
δύναμαι 
Dunamai 
can , cannot , be able , may , able ,
Usage: 140

no man
οὐδείς 
Oudeis 
no man , nothing , none , no , any man , any , man , neither any man ,
Usage: 160

lay
τίθημι 
Tithemi 
Usage: 71

παρά 
Para 
of , with , from , by ... side , at , than ,
Usage: 145

that is laid
κεῖμαι 
Keimai 
lie , be laid , be set , be appointed , be , be made , laid up , there
Usage: 23

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is , are , was , be , have , not tr , , vr is
Usage: 585

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 3:11

Devotionals containing 1 Corinthians 3:11

Images 1 Corinthians 3:11

Context Readings

Divisiveness And Immaturity

10 According to the grace of God which is given unto me, as a wise master builder, I have laid the foundation, and another builds thereon. But let every man take heed how he builds thereupon. 11 For no other foundation can a man lay than what is laid, which is Jesus Christ. 12 Now if any man build upon this foundation gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, stubble;



Cross References

Ephesians 2:20

And are built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief cornerstone;

Isaiah 28:16

Therefore thus says the Lord GOD, Behold, I lay in Zion for a foundation a stone, a tested stone, a precious cornerstone, a sure foundation: he that believes shall not be in haste.

Matthew 16:18

And I say also unto you, That you are Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hades shall not prevail against it.

1 Peter 2:6-8

Therefore also it is contained in the scripture, Behold, I lay in Zion a chief cornerstone, elect, precious: and he that believes on him shall not be confounded.

Acts 4:11-12

This is the stone which was rejected by you builders, which has become the head of the corner.

2 Corinthians 11:2-4

For I am jealous over you with godly jealousy: for I have espoused you to one husband, that I may present you as a chaste virgin to Christ.

Galatians 1:7-9

Which is not another; but there be some that trouble you, and would pervert the gospel of Christ.

2 Timothy 2:19

Nevertheless the foundation of God stands sure, having this seal, The Lord knows them that are his. And, Let every one that names the name of Christ depart from iniquity.



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