1 Corinthians 11:13
New International Version
Judge for yourselves: Is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

New Living Translation
Judge for yourselves. Is it right for a woman to pray to God in public without covering her head?

English Standard Version
Judge for yourselves: is it proper for a wife to pray to God with her head uncovered?

Berean Study Bible
Judge for yourselves: Is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

Berean Literal Bible
Judge for yourselves: Is it becoming for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

King James Bible
Judge in yourselves: is it comely that a woman pray unto God uncovered?

New King James Version
Judge among yourselves. Is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

New American Standard Bible
Judge for yourselves: is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

NASB 1995
Judge for yourselves: is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

NASB 1977
Judge for yourselves: is it proper for a woman to pray to God with head uncovered?

Amplified Bible
Judge for yourselves; is it proper for a woman to offer prayer to God [publicly] with her head uncovered?

Christian Standard Bible
Judge for yourselves: Is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Judge for yourselves: Is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

American Standard Version
Judge ye in yourselves: is it seemly that a woman pray unto God unveiled?

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Judge among yourselves; is it right for a woman to pray to God while revealing her head?

Contemporary English Version
Ask yourselves if it is proper for a woman to pray without something on her head.

Douay-Rheims Bible
You yourselves judge: doth it become a woman, to pray unto God uncovered?

English Revised Version
Judge ye in yourselves: is it seemly that a woman pray unto God unveiled?

Good News Translation
Judge for yourselves whether it is proper for a woman to pray to God in public worship with nothing on her head.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Judge your own situation. Is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

International Standard Version
Decide for yourselves: Is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

Literal Standard Version
Judge in your own selves: is it seemly for a woman to pray to God uncovered?

NET Bible
Judge for yourselves: Is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

New Heart English Bible
Judge for yourselves. Is it appropriate that a woman pray to God unveiled?

Weymouth New Testament
Judge of this for your own selves: is it seemly for a woman to pray to God when she is unveiled?

World English Bible
Judge for yourselves. Is it appropriate that a woman pray to God unveiled?

Young's Literal Translation
In your own selves judge ye; is it seemly for a woman uncovered to pray to God?

Additional Translations ...
Context
Roles in Worship
12For just as woman came from man, so also man is born of woman. But everything comes from God. 13Judge for yourselves: Is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered? 14Doesn’t nature itself teach you that if a man has long hair, it is a disgrace to him,…

Cross References
Luke 12:57
And why don't you judge for yourselves what is right?

1 Corinthians 11:14
Doesn't nature itself teach you that if a man has long hair, it is a disgrace to him,

1 Corinthians 14:34
Women are to be silent in the churches. They are not permitted to speak, but must be in submission, as the law says.


Treasury of Scripture

Judge in yourselves: is it comely that a woman pray to God uncovered?

1 Corinthians 10:15
I speak as to wise men; judge ye what I say.

Luke 12:57
Yea, and why even of yourselves judge ye not what is right?

John 7:24
Judge not according to the appearance, but judge righteous judgment.









(13) Judge in yourselves.--In this and the two following verses the Apostle reasons with them--appeals to their own common sense, and to the indications of Nature, as to the evident truth of what he has taught them on this question. Surely you would not think it seemly for a woman (setting aside the question of men and angels altogether) to speak face to face with God in prayer?

Verse 13. - Is it comely, etc.? An appeal to the decision of their instinctive sense of propriety.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
Judge
κρίνατε (krinate)
Verb - Aorist Imperative Active - 2nd Person Plural
Strong's 2919: Properly, to distinguish, i.e. Decide; by implication, to try, condemn, punish.

for
Ἐν (En)
Preposition
Strong's 1722: In, on, among. A primary preposition denoting position, and instrumentality, i.e. A relation of rest; 'in, ' at, on, by, etc.

yourselves:
αὐτοῖς (autois)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Dative Masculine 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 846: He, she, it, they, them, same. From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons.

Is it
ἐστὶν (estin)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 1510: I am, exist. The first person singular present indicative; a prolonged form of a primary and defective verb; I exist.

proper
πρέπον (prepon)
Verb - Present Participle Active - Nominative Neuter Singular
Strong's 4241: It becomes, is fitting to, is right. Apparently a primary verb; to tower up, i.e. to be suitable or proper.

for a woman
γυναῖκα (gynaika)
Noun - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's 1135: A woman, wife, my lady. Probably from the base of ginomai; a woman; specially, a wife.

to pray
προσεύχεσθαι (proseuchesthai)
Verb - Present Infinitive Middle or Passive
Strong's 4336: To pray, pray for, offer prayer. From pros and euchomai; to pray to God, i.e. Supplicate, worship.

to God
Θεῷ (Theō)
Noun - Dative Masculine Singular
Strong's 2316: A deity, especially the supreme Divinity; figuratively, a magistrate; by Hebraism, very.

with her head uncovered?
ἀκατακάλυπτον (akatakalypton)
Adjective - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's 177: Unveiled, uncovered. Unveiled.


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