Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

I have planted, Apollos watered; but God increased.

New American Standard Bible

I planted, Apollos watered, but God was causing the growth.

King James Version

I have planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the increase.

Holman Bible

I planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the growth.

International Standard Version

I planted, Apollos watered, but God kept everything growing.

A Conservative Version

I planted, Apollos watered, but God caused growth.

American Standard Version

I planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the increase.

Amplified

I planted, Apollos watered, but God [all the while] was causing the growth.

An Understandable Version

I [Paul] planted [i.e., preached God's word], Apollos watered [it], but God made it grow.

Anderson New Testament

I planted, Apollos watered: but God made to grow.

Bible in Basic English

I did the planting, Apollos did the watering, but God gave the increase.

Common New Testament

I planted, Apollos watered, but God was causing the growth.

Daniel Mace New Testament

I have planted, Apollos watered: but God gave the increase.

Darby Translation

I have planted; Apollos watered; but God has given the increase.

Godbey New Testament

I planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the increase.

Goodspeed New Testament

I did the planting, Apollos the watering, but it was God who made the plants grow.

John Wesley New Testament

I planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the increase.

King James 2000

I have planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the increase.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I planted, Apollos watered, but God was causing [it] to grow.

Modern King James verseion

I have planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the increase.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I have planted. Apollos watered. But God gave increase.

Moffatt New Testament

I did the planting, Apollos did the watering, but it was God who made the seed grow.

Montgomery New Testament

I planted, Apollos watered, but God made the seed grow.

NET Bible

I planted, Apollos watered, but God caused it to grow.

New Heart English Bible

I planted. Apollos watered. But God gave the increase.

Noyes New Testament

I planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the growth.

Sawyer New Testament

I planted, Apollos watered, but God caused [the seed] to grow;

The Emphasized Bible

I, planted, Apollos, watered, - but, God, caused to, grow.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

I have planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the increase.

Twentieth Century New Testament

I planted, and Apollos watered, but it was God who caused the growth.

Webster

I have planted, Apollos watered: but God hath given the increase.

Weymouth New Testament

I planted and Apollos watered; but it was God who was, all the time, giving the increase.

Williams New Testament

I did the planting, Apollos did the watering, but it was God who kept the plants growing.

World English Bible

I planted. Apollos watered. But God gave the increase.

Worrell New Testament

I planted, Apollos watered; but God causeth it to grow.

Worsley New Testament

I have planted, Apollos watered: but God gave the increase.

Youngs Literal Translation

I planted, Apollos watered, but God was giving growth;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I
ἐγώ 
Ego 
I, my, me, not tr
Usage: 174

φυτεύω 
Phuteuo 
Usage: 4

Ἀπολλώς 
Apollos 
Usage: 10

ποτίζω 
Potizo 
Usage: 9

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but, yea, yet, nevertheless, howbeit, nay, therefore, save, not tr,
Usage: 461

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

References

Context Readings

Divisiveness And Immaturity

5 Who then is Paul, and who Apollos, but servants by whom ye believed, and to each as the Lord gave? 6 I have planted, Apollos watered; but God increased. 7 So that neither he planting is anything, neither he watering; but God increasing.



Cross References

Acts 18:4-11

And he discussed in the synagogue on every sabbath, and persuaded Jews and Greeks.

Acts 18:26-27

And he began to speak freely in the synagogue: and . Priscilla and Aquila having heard him, took him, and set forth to him the way of God more accurately.

1 Corinthians 9:1

Am I not sent? am I not free? have I not seen Jesus Christ our Lord? are ye not my work in the Lord

Acts 18:24

And a certain Jew, Apollos by name, an Alexandrian by birth, an eloquent man, arrived at Ephesus, being able in the writings.

1 Corinthians 1:30

And ye are of him in Christ Jesus, who became to us wisdom from God, and also justice, and consecration, and holiness:

2 Corinthians 10:14-15

For not as reaching to you we stretch beyond ourselves: for also even to you we came before in the good news of Christ:

Psalm 62:9

Surely the sons of man vanity, the sons of man falsehood: to be brought up into the balances, they together of vanity.

Psalm 62:11

Once God spake; twice I heard this; that strength is to God.

Psalm 92:13-15

Those being planted in the house of Jehovah, shall flourish in the enclosures of our God.

Psalm 127:1

Song of ascensions to Solomon. If Jehovah shall not build the house, they building it, in it labored in vain. If Jehovah shall not watch the city, he watching, watched in vain.

Proverbs 11:25

The soul of blessing shall be made fat: also he watering, shall himself drink to the full.

Isaiah 55:10-11

For as the rain coming down and the snow from the heavens, and shall not turn back there, but watering the earth and causing it to bring forth and sprout, and giving seed to be sown, and bread to be eaten;

Isaiah 61:11

For as the earth will bring forth her sprout, and as a garden will cause the things sown to sprout, so the Lord Jehovah will cause justice and praise to sprout before all nations.

Acts 11:18

And having heard these, they were silent, and honoured God, saying, For also God gave the nations repentance to life.

Acts 14:27

And having arrived, and gathered the church together, they announced what God did with them, and that he opened the door of faith to the nations.

Acts 16:14

And a certain woman, by name Lydia, a dealer in purple garments, of the city of Thyatira, worshipping God, heard: whose heart the Lord opened to attend to things spoken by Paul.

Acts 19:1

And it was in Apollos' being in Corinth, Paul having passed through the higher parts, caine to Ephesus: and having found certain disciples,

Acts 21:19

And having greeted them, he recounted to each one what things God had done among the nations through his service.

Romans 15:18

For I shall dare to speak nothing that Christ has not brought about by me, for the obedience of the nations, by word and by work,

1 Corinthians 3:9-10

For we are workers together with God: the agriculture of God, ye are the building of God.

1 Corinthians 4:14-15

Not shaming you, write I these, but as my beloved children I admonish you.

1 Corinthians 9:7-11

Who makes war at any time at his own charges who plants a vineyard, and eats not of its fruit or who feeds a flock, and eats not of the milk of the flock?

1 Corinthians 15:1-11

And I make known to you, brethren, the good news which I announced to you, which also ye received, and in which ye stood;

2 Corinthians 3:2-5

Ye are our epistle written in our hearts, known and acknowledged by all men:

1 Thessalonians 1:5

For our good news was not to you in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Spirit, and in much complete certainty; as we know what we were among you for your sake.

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