Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

But if she does leave, she must remain unmarried or be reconciled to her husband—and a husband is not to leave his wife.

New American Standard Bible

(but if she does leave, she must remain unmarried, or else be reconciled to her husband), and that the husband should not divorce his wife.

King James Version

But and if she depart, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband: and let not the husband put away his wife.

International Standard Version

But if she does leave him, she must remain unmarried or else be reconciled to her husband. Likewise, a husband must not abandon his wife.

A Conservative Version

But even if she separates, she shall remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband. And a husband is not to leave his wife.

American Standard Version

(but should she depart, let her remain unmarried, or else be reconciled to her husband); and that the husband leave not his wife.

Amplified

But if she does [separate from and divorce him], let her remain single or else be reconciled to her husband. And [I charge] the husband [also] that he should not put away or divorce his wife.

An Understandable Version

(But if she does separate [from her husband], she should remain unmarried, or else [attempt] a reconciliation with her husband). And a husband should not divorce his wife.

Anderson New Testament

but if she leave him, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband: and, let not the husband put away his wife.

Bible in Basic English

(Or if she goes away from him, let her keep unmarried, or be united to her husband again); and that the husband may not go away from his wife.

Common New Testament

(but if she does leave, she must remain unmarried, or else be reconciled to her husband), and that the husband should not divorce his wife.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but if she has separated herself, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband: and let not the husband put away his wife.

Darby Translation

(but if also she shall have been separated, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband;) and let not husband leave wife.

Godbey New Testament

(but if indeed she may depart, let her remain unmarried, or let her be reconciled unto her husband); and that the husband shall not send away the wife.

Goodspeed New Testament

If she does separate, she must remain single or else become reconciled to him. And a husband must not divorce his wife.

John Wesley New Testament

But if she depart, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and if she separates, let her remain unmarried or be reconciled to her husband, and let not the husband put away his wife.

Julia Smith Translation

And if also she be separated, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to the husband: and the husband not to send away the wife.

King James 2000

But if she depart, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband: and let not the husband put away his wife.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But if indeed she does separate, she must remain unmarried or be reconciled to her husband. And a husband must not divorce [his] wife.

Modern King James verseion

But if she is indeed separated, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband. And a husband is not to leave his wife.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If she separate herself, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled unto her husband again. And let not the husband put away his wife from him.

Montgomery New Testament

(or if she has already left him let her either remain as she is, or be reconciled to him), and also that a husband is not to put away his wife.

NET Bible

(but if she does, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband), and a husband should not divorce his wife.

New Heart English Bible

(but if she departs, let her remain unmarried, or else be reconciled to her husband), and that the husband not leave his wife.

Noyes New Testament

and if she have separated herself let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband; and let not the husband put away his wife.

Sawyer New Testament

and also if she is separated let her remain unmarried or be reconciled to the husband, and let not a husband leave his wife.

The Emphasized Bible

But, if she should even depart, let her remain unmarried, or, to her husband, be reconciled; and let not, a husband, leave, his wife.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

and even if she should be separated, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband: and let not the husband put away his wife.

Twentieth Century New Testament

(If she has done so, let her remain as she is, or else be reconciled to her husband) and also that a man is not to divorce his wife.

Webster

But if she shall depart, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband: and let not the husband put away his wife.

Weymouth New Testament

or if she has already left him, let her either remain as she is or be reconciled to him; and that a husband is not to send away his wife.

Williams New Testament

But if she does leave him, she must remain single, or better, be reconciled to her husband. I instruct the husband too not to divorce his wife.

World English Bible

(but if she departs, let her remain unmarried, or else be reconciled to her husband), and that the husband not leave his wife.

Worrell New Testament

but if she even depart, let her remain unmarried, or let her be reconciled to her husband; and that the husband leave not his wife.

Worsley New Testament

(but if she separate, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to her husband;) and that the husband put not away his wife.

Youngs Literal Translation

but and if she may separate, let her remain unmarried, or to the husband let her be reconciled, and let not a husband send away a wife.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

and



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

if
ἐάν 
Ean 
Usage: 155

χωρίζω 
Chorizo 
Usage: 11

μένω 
meno 
Usage: 85

G22
ἄγαμος 
Agamos 
Usage: 4

or
ἤ 
or, than, either, or else, nor, not tr,
Usage: 199

καταλλάσσω 
Katallasso 
Usage: 6

to
ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man, husband, sir, fellow, not tr
Usage: 198

ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man, husband, sir, fellow, not tr
Usage: 198

let
ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man, husband, sir, fellow, not tr
Usage: 198

not
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

the husband
ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man, husband, sir, fellow, not tr
Usage: 198

ἀφίημι 
Aphiemi 
Usage: 57

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 7:11

References

Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Images 1 Corinthians 7:11

Context Readings

About Married People

10 I command the married—not I, but the Lord—a wife is not to leave her husband. 11 But if she does leave, she must remain unmarried or be reconciled to her husband—and a husband is not to leave his wife. 12 But I (not the Lord) say to the rest: If any brother has an unbelieving wife and she is willing to live with him, he must not leave her.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 22:19

They will also fine him 100 silver shekels and give them to the young woman’s father, because that man gave an Israelite virgin a bad name. She will remain his wife; he cannot divorce her as long as he lives.

Judges 19:2-3

But she was unfaithful to him and left him for her father’s house in Bethlehem in Judah. She was there for a period of four months.

Isaiah 50:1

This is what the Lord says:Where is your mother’s divorce certificate
that I used to send her away?
Or who were My creditors that I sold you to?
Look, you were sold for your iniquities,
and your mother was put away
because of your transgressions.

Jeremiah 3:1

If a man divorces his wife
and she leaves him to marry another,
can he ever return to her?
Wouldn’t such a land become totally defiled?
But you!
You have played the prostitute with many partners
can you return to Me?
This is the Lord’s declaration.

Mark 10:2

Some Pharisees approached Him to test Him. They asked, “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?”

1 Corinthians 7:10

I command the married—not I, but the Lord—a wife is not to leave her husband.

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