Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

For we are God's fellow workers; you are God's field, God's building.

New American Standard Bible

For we are God’s fellow workers; you are God’s field, God’s building.

King James Version

For we are labourers together with God: ye are God's husbandry, ye are God's building.

Holman Bible

For we are God’s coworkers. You are God’s field, God’s building.

International Standard Version

For we are God's co-workers. You are God's farmland and God's building.

A Conservative Version

For we are co-workmen of God. Ye are a tillage of God, an edifice of God.

American Standard Version

For we are God's fellow-workers: ye are God's husbandry, God's building.

Amplified

For we are God’s fellow workers [His servants working together]; you are God’s cultivated field [His garden, His vineyard], God’s building.

An Understandable Version

For we are all fellow-workers in God's service; you people are God's farm land; [you are] God's building.

Anderson New Testament

For we are fellow-laborers for God: you are God's field, you are God's building.

Bible in Basic English

For we are workers with God: you are God's planting, God's building.

Common New Testament

For we are God's fellow workers; you are God's field, God's building.

Daniel Mace New Testament

For we are fellow labourers employed by God: you are his field, and his mansion.

Darby Translation

For we are God's fellow-workmen; ye are God's husbandry, God's building.

Godbey New Testament

For we are God's fellow-laborers; ye are God's farm; ye are God's building.

Goodspeed New Testament

For we are fellow-laborers for God, and you are God's farm, God's building.

John Wesley New Testament

For we are fellow-labourers of God: ye are God's husbandry, ye are God's building.

Julia Smith Translation

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

King James 2000

For we are laborers together with God: you are God's field, you are God's building.

Modern King James verseion

For of God we are fellow-workers, a field of God, and you are a building of God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

We are God's laborers: ye are God's husbandry, ye are God's building.

Moffatt New Testament

We work together in God's service; you are God's field to be planted, God's house to be built.

Montgomery New Testament

For we are God's fellow workers; and you are God's field, you are God's building.

NET Bible

We are coworkers belonging to God. You are God's field, God's building.

New Heart English Bible

For we are God's fellow workers. You are God's farming, God's building.

Noyes New Testament

For we are Gods fellowlaborers; ye are Gods field, ye are Gods building.

Sawyer New Testament

For we are God's co-laborers; you are God's field, God's building.

The Emphasized Bible

For we are, God's, fellow-workmen: ye are, God's, farm, God's building.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For we are God's fellowlabourers: ye are God's husbandry, ye are God's building.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For we are God's fellow workers; you are God's harvest field, God's building.

Webster

For we are laborers together with God: ye are God's husbandry, ye are God's building.

Weymouth New Testament

Apollos and I are simply fellow workers for and with God, and you are *God's* field-- *God's* building.

Williams New Testament

for we belong to God as His fellow-workers; you belong to God as His field to be tilled, as His building to be built.

World English Bible

For we are God's fellow workers. You are God's farming, God's building.

Worrell New Testament

For we are God's fellow-workers; ye are God's husbandry, God's building.

Worsley New Testament

For we are fellow-laborers, the servants of God: and ye are the husbandry of God, ye are the building of God.

Youngs Literal Translation

for of God we are fellow-workmen; God's tillage, God's building ye are.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

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

we are
ἐσμέν 
Esmen 
Usage: 50

with God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

ye are
ἐστέ 
Este 
are, be, is, belong to, have been, not tr
Usage: 53

θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

γεώργιον 
Georgion 
Usage: 1

ye are God's
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 3:9

References

Images 1 Corinthians 3:9

Prayers for 1 Corinthians 3:9

Context Readings

Divisiveness And Immaturity

8 Now the one who plants and the one who waters are one, but each one will receive his own reward according to his own labor. 9 For we are God's fellow workers; you are God's field, God's building. 10 According to the grace of God given to me, like a skilled master builder I laid a foundation, and another is building upon [it]. But each one must direct his attention to how he is building upon [it].



Cross References

Ephesians 2:20-22

built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Christ Jesus himself being the cornerstone,

Isaiah 61:3

to {give} for those in mourning in Zion, to give them a head wrap instead of ashes, [the] oil of joy instead of mourning, a garment of praise instead of a faint spirit. And {they will be called} oaks of righteousness, the planting of Yahweh, to show his glory.

1 Corinthians 3:16

Do you not know that you are God's temple and the Spirit of God dwells in you?

2 Corinthians 6:1

Now [because we] are fellow workers, we also urge you not to receive the grace of God in vain.

Mark 16:20

And they went out [and] proclaimed everywhere, [while] the Lord was working together with [them] and confirming the message through the accompanying signs.]]

Colossians 2:7

firmly rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding with thankfulness.

1 Peter 2:5

And [you] yourselves, as living stones, are being built up [as] a spiritual house for a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.

Psalm 65:9-13

You care for the land and water it; you greatly enrich it. The stream of God [is] filled with waters. You provide their grain, for so you have established it.

Psalm 72:16

May there be an abundance of grain in the land [even] on [the] top of [the] mountains. May his crop sway like the [trees of] Lebanon, and may [those] from [the] city blossom like the grass of the earth.

Psalm 80:8-11

You uprooted a vine from Egypt; you drove out [the] nations and planted it.

Psalm 118:22

[The] stone the builders rejected has become [the] chief cornerstone.

Isaiah 5:1-7

Let me sing for my beloved a song of my love concerning his vineyard: {My beloved had a vineyard} on {a fertile hill}.

Isaiah 27:2-3

On that day: "A vineyard of beauty! Sing in praise of it!

Isaiah 28:24-29

Is it all day [that] the plowman plows, opens to sow seed, harrows his ground?

Isaiah 32:20

Happy [are] you who sow by all waters, who let the foot of the ox and the donkey go free.

Isaiah 61:5

And strangers shall stand and feed your flocks, and {foreigners} [shall be] your farmers and vinedressers.

Isaiah 61:11

For as the earth {produces} its sprout, and as a garden makes its plants sprout, so the Lord Yahweh will make righteousness sprout, and praise before all the nations.

Jeremiah 2:21

Yet I planted you [as] a choice vine, all of it a seed of trustworthiness. How then have you altered before me [into something that is] degenerate, the foreign vine?

Amos 9:11-12

On that day I will raise up the booth of David that is fallen, and I will repair its breaches and will raise up its ruins and will build it like the days of old.

Zechariah 6:12-13

And say to him, 'Thus says Yahweh of hosts: "Look, [here is] a man whose name [is] Branch, and from his place he will sprout, and he will build the temple of Yahweh.

Matthew 9:37

Then he said to his disciples, "The harvest [is] plentiful, but the workers [are] few.

Matthew 13:3-9

And he spoke many [things] to them in parables, saying, "Behold, the sower went out to sow,

Matthew 13:18-30

"You, therefore, listen to the parable of the sower:

Matthew 13:36-42

Then he left the crowds [and] came into the house, and his disciples came to him saying, "Explain the parable of the darnel in the field to us."

Matthew 16:18

And I also say to you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not overpower it!

Matthew 20:1-14

"For the kingdom of heaven is like a man--the master of the house--who went out early in the morning to hire workers for his vineyard.

Matthew 21:23-44

And [after] he arrived at the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came up to him [while he] was teaching, saying, "By what authority are you doing these [things]? And who gave you this authority?"

Mark 4:26-29

And he said, "The kingdom of God is like this: like a man scatters seed on the ground.

John 4:35-38

Do you not say, 'There are yet four months and the harvest comes'? Behold, I say to you, lift up your eyes and look at the fields, that they are white for harvest already.

John 15:1-8

"I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser.

Acts 4:11

This one is the stone that was rejected by you, the builders, that has become {the cornerstone}.

1 Corinthians 3:6

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

1 Corinthians 6:19

Or do you not know that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit [who is] in you, whom you have from God, and you are not your own?

2 Corinthians 6:16

And what agreement [does the] temple of God [have] with idols? For we are the temple of the living God, just as God said, "I will live in them and will walk about [among them], and I will be their God and they will be my people."

Ephesians 2:10

For we are his creation, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, so that we may walk in them.

1 Timothy 3:15

But if I am delayed, [I am writing] in order that you may know how one must conduct oneself in the household of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and mainstay of the truth.

Hebrews 3:3-4

For this one is considered worthy of greater glory than Moses, inasmuch as the one who builds it has greater honor than the house.

Hebrews 3:6

but Christ [was faithful] as a son over his house, whose house we are, if we hold fast to our confidence and the hope we can be proud of.

3 John 1:8

Therefore we ought to support such [people], so that we become fellow workers with [the] truth.

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