New International Version
There are different kinds of working, but in all of them and in everyone it is the same God at work.
King James Bible
And there are diversities of operations, but it is the same God which worketh all in all.
Darby Bible Translation
and there are distinctions of operations, but the same God who operates all things in all.
World English Bible
There are various kinds of workings, but the same God, who works all things in all.
Young's Literal Translation
and there are diversities of workings, and it is the same God -- who is working the all in all.
1 Corinthians 12:6 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Diversities of operations - Ενεργηματων· Miraculous influences exerted on others; such as the expulsion of demons, inflicting extraordinary punishments, as in the case of Ananias and Sapphira, Elymas the sorcerer, etc., the healing of different diseases, raising the dead, etc.: all these proceeded from God the Father, as the fountain of all goodness and power, and the immediate dispenser of every good and perfect gift.
In the three preceding verses we find more than an indirect reference to the doctrine of the sacred Trinity.
Gifts are attributed to the Holy Spirit, 1 Corinthians 12:4.
Administrations to the Lord Jesus, 1 Corinthians 12:5.
Operations to God the Father, 1 Corinthians 12:6.
He who may think this fanciful must account for the very evident distinctions here in some more satisfactory way.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryTenth Sunday after Trinity Spiritual Counsel for Church Officers.
Text: 1 Corinthians 12, 1-11. 1 Now, concerning spiritual gifts, brethren, I would not have you ignorant. 2 Ye know that when ye were Gentiles ye were led away unto those dumb idols, howsoever ye might be led. 3 Wherefore I make known unto you, that no man speaking in the Spirit of God saith, Jesus is anathema [accursed], and no man can say, Jesus is Lord, but in the Holy Spirit. 4 Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. 5 And there are diversities of ministrations, and the same …
Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. III
May the Thirty-First Connection and Concord
Sermon for the Tenth Sunday after Trinity
1 Corinthians 12:5
There are different kinds of service, but the same Lord.
1 Corinthians 15:28
When he has done this, then the Son himself will be made subject to him who put everything under him, so that God may be all in all.
which is his body, the fullness of him who fills everything in every way.
one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all.
for it is God who works in you to will and to act in order to fulfill his good purpose.
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