1 Corinthians 3:21
New International Version
So then, no more boasting about human leaders! All things are yours,

New Living Translation
So don't boast about following a particular human leader. For everything belongs to you--

English Standard Version
So let no one boast in men. For all things are yours,

Berean Study Bible
Therefore stop boasting in men. All things are yours,

Berean Literal Bible
Therefore let no one boast in men. For all things are yours,

New American Standard Bible
So then let no one boast in men. For all things belong to you,

King James Bible
Therefore let no man glory in men. For all things are yours;

Christian Standard Bible
So let no one boast in human leaders, for everything is yours--

Good News Translation
No one, then, should boast about what human beings can do. Actually everything belongs to you:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So no one should boast in human leaders, for everything is yours--

International Standard Version
So let no one boast about human beings, since everything belongs to you,

NET Bible
So then, no more boasting about mere mortals! For everything belongs to you,

New Heart English Bible
Therefore let no one boast about people. For all things are yours,

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Therefore, let no man glory in the children of men, for everything is yours,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So don't brag about people. Everything belongs to you.

New American Standard 1977
So then let no one boast in men. For all things belong to you,

Jubilee Bible 2000
Therefore let no one glory in men. For all things are yours;

King James 2000 Bible
Therefore let no man glory in men. For all things are yours;

American King James Version
Therefore let no man glory in men. For all things are yours;

American Standard Version
Wherefore let no one glory in men. For all things are yours;

Douay-Rheims Bible
Let no man therefore glory in men.

Darby Bible Translation
So that let no one boast in men; for all things are yours.

English Revised Version
Wherefore let no one glory in men. For all things are yours;

Webster's Bible Translation
Therefore let no man glory in men: for all things are yours:

Weymouth New Testament
Therefore let no one boast about his human teachers.

World English Bible
Therefore let no one boast in men. For all things are yours,

Young's Literal Translation
So then, let no one glory in men, for all things are yours,
Study Bible
Worldly Wisdom
20And again, “The Lord knows that the thoughts of the wise are futile.” 21Therefore stop boasting in men. All things are yours, 22whether Paul or Apollos or Cephas or the world or life or death or the present or the future. All of them belong to you,…
Cross References
Isaiah 20:5
Those who made Cush their hope and Egypt their boast will be dismayed and ashamed.

Romans 8:32
He who did not spare His own Son but gave Him up for us all, how will He not also, along with Him, freely give us all things?

1 Corinthians 4:6
Brothers, I have applied these things to myself and Apollos for your benefit, so that you may learn from us not to go beyond what is written. Then you will not take pride in one man over another.

2 Corinthians 6:10
sorrowful, yet always rejoicing; poor, yet making many rich; having nothing, and yet possessing everything.

Treasury of Scripture

Therefore let no man glory in men. For all things are your's;

glory.

1 Corinthians 3:4-7
For while one saith, I am of Paul; and another, I am of Apollos; are ye not carnal? …

1 Corinthians 1:12
Now this I say, that every one of you saith, I am of Paul; and I of Apollos; and I of Cephas; and I of Christ.

1 Corinthians 4:6
And these things, brethren, I have in a figure transferred to myself and to Apollos for your sakes; that ye might learn in us not to think of men above that which is written, that no one of you be puffed up for one against another.

For.

Romans 4:13
For the promise, that he should be the heir of the world, was not to Abraham, or to his seed, through the law, but through the righteousness of faith.

Romans 8:28,32
And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose…

2 Corinthians 4:5,15
For we preach not ourselves, but Christ Jesus the Lord; and ourselves your servants for Jesus' sake…







Lexicon
Therefore
Ὥστε (Hōste)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 5620: So that, therefore, so then, so as to. From hos and te; so too, i.e. Thus therefore.

stop
μηδεὶς (mēdeis)
Adjective - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 3367: No one, none, nothing.

boasting
καυχάσθω (kauchasthō)
Verb - Present Imperative Middle or Passive - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 2744: To boast; I glory (exult) proudly. From some base akin to that of aucheo and euchomai; to vaunt.

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

men.
ἀνθρώποις (anthrōpois)
Noun - Dative Masculine Plural
Strong's Greek 444: A man, one of the human race. From aner and ops; man-faced, i.e. A human being.

All things
πάντα (panta)
Adjective - Nominative Neuter Plural
Strong's Greek 3956: All, the whole, every kind of. Including all the forms of declension; apparently a primary word; all, any, every, the whole.

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

yours,
ὑμῶν (hymōn)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive 2nd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 4771: You. The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou.
(21) Therefore.--Not because of what has been mentioned, but introducing what he is about to mention. Let party-spirit cease. Do not degrade yourselves by calling yourselves after the names of any man, for everything is yours--then teachers only exist for you. The enthusiasm of the Apostle, as he speaks of the privileges of Christians, leads him on beyond the bare assertion necessary to the logical conclusion of the argument, and enlarging the idea he dwells, in a few brief and impressive utterances, on the limitless possessions--in life and in death, in the present life and that which is future--which belong to those who are united with Christ. But they must remember that all this is theirs because they "are Christ's." They are possessors because possessed by Him. "His service is their perfect freedom" as the Collect in the English Prayer Book puts it, or, more strikingly, as it occurs in the Latin version, "Whom to serve, is to reign."

Verse 21. - Wherefore. St. Paul, with this word, concludes the argument of warning of the previous section, as in 1 Corinthians 3:7; 1 Corinthians 4:5; 8:38; 11:33; 14:39; 15:58 (Wordsworth). All things are yours. It is always a tendency of Christians to underrate the grandeur of their privileges by exaggerating their supposed monopoly of some of them, while many equally rich advantages are at their disposal. Instead of becoming partisans of special teachers, and champions of separate doctrines, they might enjoy all that was good in the doctrine of all teachers, whether they were prophets, or pastors, or evangelists (Ephesians 4:11, 12). The true God gives us all things richly to enjoy (1 Timothy 6:17). 3:18-23 To have a high opinion of our own wisdom, is but to flatter ourselves; and self-flattery is the next step to self-deceit. The wisdom that wordly men esteem, is foolishness with God. How justly does he despise, and how easily can he baffle and confound it! The thoughts of the wisest men in the world, have vanity, weakness, and folly in them. All this should teach us to be humble, and make us willing to be taught of God, so as not to be led away, by pretences to human wisdom and skill, from the simple truths revealed by Christ. Mankind are very apt to oppose the design of the mercies of God. Observe the spiritual riches of a true believer; All are yours, even ministers and ordinances. Nay, the world itself is yours. Saints have as much of it as Infinite Wisdom sees fit for them, and they have it with the Divine blessing. Life is yours, that you may have a season and opportunity to prepare for the life of heaven; and death is yours, that you may go to the possession of it. It is the kind messenger to take you from sin and sorrow, and to guide you to your Father's house. Things present are yours, for your support on the road; things to come are yours, to delight you for ever at your journey's end. If we belong to Christ, and are true to him, all good belongs to us, and is sure to us. Believers are the subjects of his kingdom. He is Lord over us, we must own his dominion, and cheerfully submit to his command. God in Christ, reconciling a sinful world to himself, and pouring the riches of his grace on a reconciled world, is the sum and substance of the gospel.
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