Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Though untrained in public speaking, I am certainly not untrained in knowledge. Indeed, we have always made that clear to you in everything.

New American Standard Bible

But even if I am unskilled in speech, yet I am not so in knowledge; in fact, in every way we have made this evident to you in all things.

King James Version

But though I be rude in speech, yet not in knowledge; but we have been throughly made manifest among you in all things.

International Standard Version

Even though I may be untrained as an orator, I am not so in the field of knowledge. We have made this clear to all of you in every possible way.

A Conservative Version

But even if I am unskilled in speech, yet not in knowledge, but in everything made known in all things to you.

American Standard Version

But though I be rude in speech, yet am I not in knowledge; nay, in every way have we made this manifest unto you in all things.

Amplified

But even if [I am] unskilled in speaking, yet [I am] not [unskilled] in knowledge [I know what I am talking about]; we have made this evident to you in all things.

An Understandable Version

But even though I am an unpolished speaker, I am not lacking in knowledge. We have made this clear to you in every way.

Anderson New Testament

But if I am unpolished in my style of speech, yet I am not so in knowledge. But we have been fully manifested among you in all things.

Bible in Basic English

But though I am rough in my way of talking, I am not so in knowledge, as we have made clear to all by our acts among you.

Common New Testament

But even if I am unskilled in speech, I am not in knowledge; in every way we have made this plain to you in all things.

Daniel Mace New Testament

if my language is inelegant, my knowledge is not contemptible; but has been fully display'd among you on all occasions.

Darby Translation

But if I am a simple person in speech, yet not in knowledge, but in everything making the truth manifest in all things to you.

Godbey New Testament

If indeed rude in speech, but not in knowledge; but in every thing making manifest unto you in all things.

Goodspeed New Testament

Even if I have no particular gifts in speaking, I am not wanting in knowledge. Why, I have always made that perfectly clear in my dealings with you.

John Wesley New Testament

For if I am unskilful in speech, yet not in knowledge; but we have been throughly manifest to you in all things.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But though I am rude in speech, yet not in knowledge, but we have been thoroughly made manifest among you in all things.

Julia Smith Translation

And, if also ignorant in the word, but not in knowledge; but in every thing, we having been made manifest in all for you.

King James 2000

But though I be unskilled in speech, yet not in knowledge; but we have been thoroughly made manifest among you in all things.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But even if [I am] unskilled in speech, yet [I am] not in knowledge; certainly in everything [we] have made this clear to you in every [way].

Modern King James verseion

But even if I am unskilled in speech, yet not in knowledge; but in every way I have been clearly revealed to you in all things.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Though I be rude in speaking, yet I am not so in knowledge. Howbeit, among you we are known to the utmost what we are in all things.

Moffatt New Testament

I am no speaker, perhaps, but knowledge I do possess; I never failed to make myself intelligible to you.

Montgomery New Testament

Yes, though I be unskilled in speech, at least I am not in knowledge; indeed I made this perfectly plain to you in all things and among all men.

NET Bible

And even if I am unskilled in speaking, yet I am certainly not so in knowledge. Indeed, we have made this plain to you in everything in every way.

New Heart English Bible

Even though I am unskilled in speech, I am not unskilled in knowledge. But in every way we have made this known to you in all things.

Noyes New Testament

And though I am rude in speech, yet I am not in knowledge; but this did we in every respect manifest to you in all things.

Sawyer New Testament

And even if I am rude in speech, I certainly am not in knowledge, but we have been made fully manifest to you in all things.

The Emphasized Bible

And, even if uncultured in my discourse, certainly not in my knowledge, - but, in every way, having made it manifest, in all things, unto you.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For though I may be rude in speech, yet not in knowledge; but on every occasion we have been made manifest in all things among you.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Though I am no trained orator, yet I am not without knowledge; indeed we made this perfectly clear to you in every way.

Webster

But though I am rude in speech, yet not in knowledge; but we have been thoroughly made manifest among you in all things.

Weymouth New Testament

And if in the matter of speech I am no orator, yet in knowledge I am not deficient. Nay, we have in every way made that fully evident to you.

Williams New Testament

Although I am untrained as an orator, yet I am not so in the field of knowledge. Surely, I have always made that perfectly clear to you.

World English Bible

But though I am unskilled in speech, yet I am not unskilled in knowledge. No, in every way we have been revealed to you in all things.

Worrell New Testament

And, though I be rude in speech, yet am I not rude in knowledge; but in every way having manifested it toward you in all things.

Worsley New Testament

yet not in knowledge ---but we have been fully manifested among you in all things.

Youngs Literal Translation

and even if unlearned in word -- yet not in knowledge, but in every thing we were made manifest in all things to you.

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

εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

I be rude
ἰδιώτης 
Idiotes 
Usage: 5

in speech
λόγος 
Logos 
word, saying, account, speech, Word , thing, not tr,
Usage: 256

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

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

γνῶσις 
Gnosis 
Usage: 28

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

we have been
φανερόω 
Phaneroo 
Usage: 44

ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

φανερόω 
Phaneroo 
Usage: 44

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

you
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
Usage: 314

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

References

American

Fausets

Context Readings

Paul Defends His Apostleship

5 Now I consider myself in no way inferior to the “super-apostles.” 6 Though untrained in public speaking, I am certainly not untrained in knowledge. Indeed, we have always made that clear to you in everything. 7 Or did I commit a sin by humbling myself so that you might be exalted, because I preached the gospel of God to you free of charge?


Cross References

1 Corinthians 1:17

For Christ did not send me to baptize, but to evangelize—not with clever words, so that the cross of Christ will not be emptied of its effect.

Ephesians 3:4

By reading this you are able to understand my insight about the mystery of the Messiah.

2 Corinthians 4:2

Instead, we have renounced shameful secret things, not walking in deceit or distorting God’s message, but commending ourselves to every person’s conscience in God’s sight by an open display of the truth.

2 Corinthians 5:11

Therefore, because we know the fear of the Lord, we seek to persuade people. We are completely open before God, and I hope we are completely open to your consciences as well.

2 Corinthians 12:12

The signs of an apostle were performed with great endurance among you—not only signs but also wonders and miracles.

1 Corinthians 1:21

For since, in God’s wisdom, the world did not know God through wisdom, God was pleased to save those who believe through the foolishness of the message preached.

1 Corinthians 2:1-3

When I came to you, brothers, announcing the testimony of God to you, I did not come with brilliance of speech or wisdom.

1 Corinthians 2:13

We also speak these things, not in words taught by human wisdom, but in those taught by the Spirit, explaining spiritual things to spiritual people.

2 Corinthians 7:2

Accept us. We have wronged no one, corrupted no one, defrauded no one.

2 Corinthians 10:10

For it is said, “His letters are weighty and powerful, but his physical presence is weak, and his public speaking is despicable.”

2 Peter 3:15-16

Also, regard the patience of our Lord as an opportunity for salvation, just as our dear brother Paul has written to you according to the wisdom given to him.

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