Parallel Strong'sHolman Christian Standard Bible
Otherwise, if you praise with the spirit, how will the uninformed person say “ Amen” at your giving of thanks, since he does not know what you are saying?
New American Standard Bible
Otherwise if you bless in the spirit [only], how will the one who fills the place of the ungifted say the "Amen" at your giving of thanks, since he does not know what you are saying?
King James Bible
Else when thou shalt bless with the spirit, how shall he that occupieth the room of the unlearned say Amen at thy giving of thanks, seeing he understandeth not what thou sayest?
Parallel VersesInternational Standard Version
Otherwise, if you say a blessing with your spirit, how can an otherwise uneducated person say "Amen" to your thanksgiving, since he does not know what you're saying?
American Standard Version
Else if thou bless with the spirit, how shall he that filleth the place of the unlearned say the Amen at thy giving of thanks, seeing he knoweth not what thou sayest?
Young's Literal Translation
since, if thou mayest bless with the spirit, he who is filling the place of the unlearned, how shall he say the Amen at thy giving of thanks, since what thou dost say he hath not known?
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