Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

So neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is significant, but God, who keeps everything growing, is the one who matters.

New American Standard Bible

So then neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but God who causes the growth.

King James Version

So then neither is he that planteth any thing, neither he that watereth; but God that giveth the increase.

Holman Bible

So then neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but only God who gives the growth.

A Conservative Version

So then neither is he who plants anything, nor he who waters, but God who causes growth.

American Standard Version

So then neither is he that planteth anything, neither he that watereth; but God that giveth the increase.

Amplified

So neither is the one who plants nor the one who waters anything, but [only] God who causes the growth.

An Understandable Version

So then, it does not matter who plants or who waters, but [it is] God who matters, for He makes the seed grow.

Anderson New Testament

So, neither he that plants nor he that waters is any thing: but God that makes to grow.

Bible in Basic English

So then the planter is nothing, and the waterer is nothing; but God who gives the increase.

Common New Testament

So neither he who plants nor he who waters is anything, but only God who gives the growth.

Daniel Mace New Testament

so then, neither is he that planted any thing, nor he that watered: it is God only that gives the increase.

Darby Translation

So that neither the planter is anything, nor the waterer; but God the giver of the increase.

Godbey New Testament

So neither is the one planting, nor the one watering anything, but God the one giving the increase.

Goodspeed New Testament

So neither the planter nor the waterer counts for anything, but only God who makes the plants grow.

John Wesley New Testament

So then, neither is he that planteth any thing, nor he that watereth; but God that giveth the increase.

Julia Smith Translation

So that neither he planting is anything, neither he watering; but God increasing.

King James 2000

So then neither is he that plants anything, neither he that waters; but God that gives the increase.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So then, neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but God who is causing [it] to grow.

Modern King James verseion

So then neither is he who plants anything, nor he who waters, but God who gives the increase.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So then, neither is he that planteth anything, neither he that watereth: but God which gave the increase.

Moffatt New Testament

So neither planter nor waterer counts, but God alone who makes the seed grow.

Montgomery New Testament

So neither is he who planted anything, nor he who watered, but God alone, who is making the seed grow.

NET Bible

So neither the one who plants counts for anything, nor the one who waters, but God who causes the growth.

New Heart English Bible

So then neither he who plants is anything, nor he who waters, but God who gives the increase.

Noyes New Testament

So then, neither he that planteth nor he that watereth is anything, but God that giveth the growth.

Sawyer New Testament

so neither is he that plants any thing, nor he that waters, but God that causes it to grow.

The Emphasized Bible

So that, neither is he that planteth anything, nor, he that watereth, - but, God, who causeth to, grow.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

So then neither is he that planteth any thing, nor he that watereth; but God who giveth the increase.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Therefore neither the man who plants, nor the man who waters, is of any account, but only God who causes the growth.

Webster

So then, neither is he that planteth any thing, neither he that watereth: but God that giveth the increase.

Weymouth New Testament

So that neither the planter nor the waterer is of any importance. God who gives the increase is all in all.

Williams New Testament

So neither the planter nor the waterer counts for much, but God is everything in keeping the plants growing.

World English Bible

So then neither he who plants is anything, nor he who waters, but God who gives the increase.

Worrell New Testament

So that neither is he that plants anything, nor he that waters; but God Who causeth it to grow.

Worsley New Testament

So that neither he that planteth is any thing, nor he that watereth, but God that giveth the increase.

Youngs Literal Translation

so that neither is he who is planting anything, nor he who is watering, but He who is giving growth -- God;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
So then
ὥστε 
hoste 
Usage: 72

οὔτε 
Oute 
οὔτε 
Oute 
neither, nor, nor yet, no not, not, yet not,
neither, nor, nor yet, no not, not, yet not,
Usage: 68
Usage: 68

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

φυτεύω 
Phuteuo 
Usage: 4

ποτίζω 
Potizo 
Usage: 9

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

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

Devotionals

Devotionals containing 1 Corinthians 3:7

References

American

Easton

Watsons

Context Readings

Divisiveness And Immaturity

6 I planted, Apollos watered, but God kept everything growing. 7 So neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is significant, but God, who keeps everything growing, is the one who matters. 8 The one who plants and the one who waters have the same goal, and each will receive a reward for his own action.



Cross References

Galatians 6:3

For if anyone thinks he is something when he is really nothing, he is only fooling himself.

Psalm 115:1

Not to us, LORD, not to us, but to your name be given glory on account of your gracious love and faithfulness.

Isaiah 40:17

All the nations are as nothing before him they are reckoned by him as nothing and chaos.

Isaiah 41:29

See, none of them exist, and their deeds are nothing. Their metal images are only wind and confusion.'"

Daniel 4:35

All who live on the earth are nothing compared to him. He does what he wishes with the heavenly armies and with those who live on earth. No one can hold back his power or say to him, "What did you do?'

John 15:5

I am the vine, you are the branches. The one who abides in me while I abide in him produces much fruit, because apart from me you can do nothing.

1 Corinthians 13:2

If I have the gift of prophecy and can understand all secrets and every form of knowledge, and if I have absolute faith so as to move mountains but have no love, I am nothing.

2 Corinthians 12:9

but he has told me, "My grace is all you need, because my power is perfected in weakness." Therefore, I will most happily boast about my weaknesses, so that the Messiah's power may rest on me.

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