Parallel Verses

King James 2000

But she is happier if she so abide, after my judgment: and I think also that I have the Spirit of God.

New American Standard Bible

But in my opinion she is happier if she remains as she is; and I think that I also have the Spirit of God.

King James Version

But she is happier if she so abide, after my judgment: and I think also that I have the Spirit of God.

Holman Bible

But she is happier if she remains as she is, in my opinion. And I think that I also have the Spirit of God.

International Standard Version

However, in my opinion she will be happier if she stays as she is. And in saying this, I think that I, too, have God's Spirit.

A Conservative Version

But she is more blessed if she remains this way according to my opinion. And I also seem to have Spirit of God.

American Standard Version

But she is happier if she abide as she is, after my judgment: and I think that I also have the Spirit of God.

Amplified

But in my opinion a widow is happier if she stays as she is. And I think that I also have the Spirit of God [in this matter].

An Understandable Version

But she will be happier if she remains as she is [i.e., single]. This is my advice and I think that I, too, have God's Holy Spirit.

Anderson New Testament

But she is happier, in my judgment, if she remains as she is; and I think that I have, also, the Spirit of God.

Bible in Basic English

But it will be better for her to keep as she is, in my opinion: and it seems to me that I have the Spirit of God.

Common New Testament

But in my judgment she is happier if she remains as she is; and I think that I also have the Spirit of God.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but she will be happier, if she remain a widow, in my opinion: and I think the divine spirit suggests the same.

Darby Translation

But she is happier if she so remain, according to my judgment; but I think that I also have God's Spirit.

Godbey New Testament

But she is happier if she may so remain, according to my opinion: but I realize that I truly have the Spirit of God.

Goodspeed New Testament

But she will be happier, in my judgment, if she remains as she is, and I think I have God's spirit as well as other people.

John Wesley New Testament

But she is happier, if she continue as she is, in my judgment; and I think that I also have the Spirit of God.

Julia Smith Translation

And she is happier if she so remain, according to my opinion: and I also think to have the Spirit of God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But she is happier if she remains thus, according to my opinion--and I think I have the Spirit of God.

Modern King James verseion

But she is happier if she so remains, according to my judgment. And I also think that I have the Spirit of God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But she is happier if she so abide, in my judgement. And I think verily that I have the spirit of God.

Moffatt New Testament

However, she is happier if she remains as she is; that is my opinion ??and I suppose I have the Spirit of God as well as other people!

Montgomery New Testament

But she is happier, in my judgment, if she remains as she is; and I think that I, too, have the Spirit of God.

NET Bible

But in my opinion, she will be happier if she remains as she is -- and I think that I too have the Spirit of God!

New Heart English Bible

But she is happier if she stays as she is, in my judgment, and I think that I also have God's Spirit.

Noyes New Testament

But she is happier if she remain as she is, in my opinion; and I too think that I have the Spirit of God.

Sawyer New Testament

But she is happier if she continues thus, in my opinion, and I think also I have the Spirit of God.

The Emphasized Bible

But, happier, is she, if, so, she remain, - in my judgment; for I think, I also, have the Spirit of God.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But she is more blessed if she abide as she is, in my opinion: and I think I have the spirit of God.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Yet she will be happier if she remains as she is-in my opinion, for I think that I also have the Spirit of God.

Webster

But she is happier if she so remain, after my judgment; and I think also that I have the Spirit of God.

Weymouth New Testament

But in my judgement, her state is a more enviable one if she remains as she is; and I also think that I have the Spirit of God.

Williams New Testament

But in my opinion she will be happier, if she remains as she is, and I think too that I have God's Spirit.

World English Bible

But she is happier if she stays as she is, in my judgment, and I think that I also have God's Spirit.

Worrell New Testament

But she is happier, if she abides as she is, according to my judgment; and I think that I also have the Spirit of God.

Worsley New Testament

but she is happier, in my opinion, if she continue as she is: and I think I have the Spirit of God.

Youngs Literal Translation

and she is happier if she may so remain -- according to my judgment; and I think I also have the Spirit of God.

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

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

μακάριος 
Makarios 
Usage: 21

if
ἐάν 
Ean 
Usage: 155

she
μένω 
meno 
Usage: 85

so
οὕτω 
Houto 
Usage: 146

μένω 
meno 
Usage: 85

κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428

my
ἐμός 
Emos 
my, mine, mine own, of me, I
Usage: 25

γνώμη 
Gnome 
judgment, mind, purpose 9, advice, will, agree 9
Usage: 9

and
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

I
κἀγώ κἀμοί κἀμέ 
Kago 
and I, I also, so I, I, even I, me also,
Usage: 39

δοκέω 
Dokeo 
Usage: 45

κἀγώ κἀμοί κἀμέ 
Kago 
and I, I also, so I, I, even I, me also,
Usage: 39

ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

the Spirit
πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

References

Context Readings

Concerning The Unmarried

39 The wife is bound by the law as long as her husband lives; but if her husband is dead, she is at liberty to be married to whom she will; only in the Lord. 40 But she is happier if she so abide, after my judgment: and I think also that I have the Spirit of God.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 7:1

Now concerning the things of which you wrote unto me: It is good for a man not to touch a woman.

1 Corinthians 7:6

But I speak this by permission, and not of commandment.

1 Corinthians 7:8

I say therefore to the unmarried and widows, It is good for them if they abide even as I.

1 Corinthians 7:25-26

Now concerning virgins I have no commandment of the Lord: yet I give my judgment, as one that has obtained mercy of the Lord to be faithful.

1 Corinthians 7:35

And this I speak for your own profit; not that I may cast a snare upon you, but for that which is proper, and that you may attend upon the Lord without distraction.

1 Corinthians 9:1-3

Am I not an apostle? am I not free? have I not seen Jesus Christ our Lord? are not you my work in the Lord?

1 Corinthians 14:36-37

What? came the word of God out from you? or came it unto you only?

2 Corinthians 10:8-10

For though I should boast somewhat more of our authority, which the Lord has given us for edification, and not for your destruction, I should not be ashamed:

2 Corinthians 12:11

I have become a fool in boasting; you have compelled me: for I ought to have been commended by you: for in nothing am I behind the very chief apostles, though I be nothing.

1 Thessalonians 4:8

He therefore that despises, despises not man, but God, who has also given unto us his Holy Spirit.

2 Peter 3:15-16

And account that the longsuffering of our Lord is salvation; even as our beloved brother Paul also according to the wisdom given unto him has written unto you;

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