1 Corinthians 6:5
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English Standard Version
I say this to your shame. Can it be that there is no one among you wise enough to settle a dispute between the brothers,

King James Bible
I speak to your shame. Is it so, that there is not a wise man among you? no, not one that shall be able to judge between his brethren?

American Standard Version
I say this to move you to shame. What, cannot there be found among you one wise man who shall be able to decide between his brethren,

Douay-Rheims Bible
I speak to your shame. Is it so that there is not among you any one wise man, that is able to judge between his brethren ?

English Revised Version
I say this to move you to shame. Is it so, that there cannot be found among you one wise man, who shall be able to decide between his brethren,

Webster's Bible Translation
I speak to your shame. Is it so, that there is not a wise man among you? no, not one that will be able to judge between his brethren?

Weymouth New Testament
I say this to put you to shame. Has it come to this, that there does not exist among you a single wise man competent to decide between a man and his brother,

1 Corinthians 6:5 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

To your shame (πρὸς ἐντροπὴν ὑμῖν)

Lit., I speak to you with a view to shame; i.e., to move you to shame, as Rev. See on 1 Corinthians 4:14.

To judge (διακρῖναι)

Rev., better, decide; by arbitration.

1 Corinthians 6:5 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

to your.

1 Corinthians 4:14 I write not these things to shame you, but as my beloved sons I warn you.

1 Corinthians 11:14 Does not even nature itself teach you, that, if a man have long hair, it is a shame to him?

1 Corinthians 15:34 Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God: I speak this to your shame.

Is it.

1 Corinthians 3:18 Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seems to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise.

1 Corinthians 4:10 We are fools for Christ's sake, but you are wise in Christ; we are weak, but you are strong; you are honorable, but we are despised.

Proverbs 14:8 The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way: but the folly of fools is deceit.

James 1:5 If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that gives to all men liberally, and upbraides not; and it shall be given him.

James 3:13-18 Who is a wise man and endued with knowledge among you? let him show out of a good conversation his works with meekness of wisdom...

Cross References
Acts 1:15
In those days Peter stood up among the brothers (the company of persons was in all about 120) and said,

Acts 9:13
But Ananias answered, "Lord, I have heard from many about this man, how much evil he has done to your saints at Jerusalem.

1 Corinthians 4:14
I do not write these things to make you ashamed, but to admonish you as my beloved children.

1 Corinthians 6:1
When one of you has a grievance against another, does he dare go to law before the unrighteous instead of the saints?

1 Corinthians 6:4
So if you have such cases, why do you lay them before those who have no standing in the church?

1 Corinthians 15:34
Wake up from your drunken stupor, as is right, and do not go on sinning. For some have no knowledge of God. I say this to your shame.

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