Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

Have we no right to eat and to drink?

New American Standard Bible

Do we not have a right to eat and drink?

King James Version

Have we not power to eat and to drink?

Holman Bible

Don’t we have the right to eat and drink?

International Standard Version

We have the right to earn our food, don't we?

A Conservative Version

Have we no, not a right to eat and to drink?

American Standard Version

Have we no right to eat and to drink?

Amplified

Have we not the right to our food and drink [at the expense of the churches]?

An Understandable Version

Do we [i.e., Barnabas and Paul. See verse 6] not have the right to eat and drink [i.e., at the expense of the church]?

Anderson New Testament

Have we not the right to eat and drink?

Bible in Basic English

Have we no right to take food and drink?

Common New Testament

Do we not have the right to food and drink?

Daniel Mace New Testament

have we not a right to meat and drink?

Darby Translation

Have we not a right to eat and to drink?

Godbey New Testament

Have we not a right to eat and drink?

Goodspeed New Testament

Have we not a right to our food and drink?

John Wesley New Testament

Have we not power to eat and to drink?

Julia Smith Translation

have we not power to eat and to drink?

King James 2000

Have we not the right to eat and to drink?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Do we not have the right to eat and drink?

Modern King James verseion

Do we not have authority to eat and to drink?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Have we not power to eat and to drink?

Moffatt New Testament

Have we no right to eat and drink at the expense of the churches?

Montgomery New Testament

Have I no right to claim food and drink?

NET Bible

Do we not have the right to financial support?

Noyes New Testament

Have we not a right to eat and drink?

Sawyer New Testament

Have we not a right to eat and drink?

The Emphasized Bible

Have we not a right to eat and drink?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Have we not power to eat and drink?

Twentieth Century New Testament

Have not we a right to food and drink?

Webster

Have we not power to eat and to drink?

Weymouth New Testament

Have we not a right to claim food and drink?

Williams New Testament

It cannot be that we have no right to our food and drink, can it?

World English Bible

Have we no right to eat and to drink?

Worrell New Testament

Have we no right to eat, and to drink?

Youngs Literal Translation

have we not authority to eat and to drink?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Have we
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

ἐξουσία 
Exousia 
Usage: 79

to eat
φάγω 
Phago 
Usage: 54

and

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

References

Fausets

Verse Info

Context Readings

Paul Gives Up His Rights As An Apostle

3 My defense to those who examine me is this. 4 Have we no right to eat and to drink? 5 Have we no right to take along a wife who is a believer, even as the rest of the apostles, and the brothers of the Lord, and Cephas?


Cross References

1 Thessalonians 2:6

nor seeking glory from men (neither from you nor from others), when we might have claimed authority as apostles of Christ.

2 Thessalonians 3:8-9

neither did we eat bread from anyone's hand without paying for it, but in labor and travail worked night and day, that we might not burden any of you;

Matthew 10:10

Take no bag for your journey, neither two coats, nor shoes, nor staff: for the laborer is worthy of his food.

Luke 10:7

Remain in that same house, eating and drinking the things they give, for the laborer is worthy of his wages. Do not go from house to house.

1 Corinthians 9:7-14

What soldier ever serves at his own expense? Who plants a vineyard, and does not eat of its fruit? Or who feeds a flock, and does not drink from the flock's milk?

Galatians 6:6

But let him who is taught in the word share all good things with him who teaches.

1 Thessalonians 2:9

For you remember, brothers, our labor and travail; for working night and day, that we might not burden any of you, we preached to you the Good News of God.

1 Timothy 5:17-18

Let the elders who rule well be counted worthy of double honor, especially those who labor in the word and in teaching.

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