|1 Corinthians 14:12 spiritual gifts|
Even so ye, forasmuch as ye are zealous of spiritual gifts, seek that ye may excel to the edifying of the church. 1 Corinthians 14:12
To edify is to build up.
(ALT) In the same way, _you*_ also, since you* are zealous of spiritual [gifts], for the building up [or, edification] of the assembly, be seeking so that you* shall be abounding.
(ASV) So also ye, since ye are zealous of spiritual gifts, seek that ye may abound to the edifying of the church.
(BBE) So if you are desiring the things which the Spirit gives, let your minds be turned first to the things which are for the good of the church. (Darby) Thus *ye* also, since ye are desirous of spirits, seek that ye may abound for the edification of the assembly.
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(LITV) So also you, since you are zealots of spiritual things, seek to build up the assembly that you may abound.
(MKJV) Even so you, since you are zealots of spiritual things, seek to build up the church, in order that you may abound
(WNT) Therefore, seeing that you are ambitious for spiritual gifts, seek to excel in them so as to benefit the Church.
(YLT) so also ye, since ye are earnestly desirous of spiritual gifts, for the building up of the assembly seek that ye may abound;
Last updated: Aug, 2010
Toons & Vids
1 Corinthians 14:3 Prophecy encourages, builds up, and comforts the church. The ministry of the prophet does the same
1 Corinthians 14:4, He that speaketh in an unknown tongue edifieth himself; but he that prophesieth edifieth the church.
1 Corinthians 14:6 . . . Speak To You Either By Revelation [Apokalupsis: Removal Of A Covering Or Veil], Or By Knowledge, Or By Prophesying, Or By Doctrine?
1 Corinthians 14:12 spiritual gifts
1 Corinthians 14:26 The Scriptural Church service: all things be done unto edifying.
1 Corinthians 14:29-33 You May All Prophesy One By One
1 Corinthians 14:30 If Any Thing Be Revealed [Apokalupto: Removal Of A Veil] To Another That Sitteth By, Let The First Hold His Peace.
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