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,
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
CommentaryVincent'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.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
In those days Peter stood up among the brothers (the company of persons was in all about 120) and said,
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.
Jump to PreviousAble Brotherhood Competent Decide Decision Discern Dispute Enough Exist Judge Members Midst Move Nobody Possible Shame Single Speak Wise
Jump to NextAble Brotherhood Competent Decide Decision Discern Dispute Enough Exist Judge Members Midst Move Nobody Possible Shame Single Speak Wise
Links1 Corinthians 6:5 NIV
1 Corinthians 6:5 NLT
1 Corinthians 6:5 ESV
1 Corinthians 6:5 NASB
1 Corinthians 6:5 KJV
1 Corinthians 6:5 Bible Apps
1 Corinthians 6:5 Biblia Paralela
1 Corinthians 6:5 Chinese Bible
1 Corinthians 6:5 French Bible
1 Corinthians 6:5 German Bible
ESV Text Edition: 2016. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version® copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers.