New Living Translation
And again, "The LORD knows the thoughts of the wise; he knows they are worthless."
King James Bible
And again, The Lord knoweth the thoughts of the wise, that they are vain.
Darby Bible Translation
And again, The Lord knows the reasonings of the wise that they are vain.
World English Bible
And again, "The Lord knows the reasoning of the wise, that it is worthless."
Young's Literal Translation
and again, 'The Lord doth know the reasonings of the wise, that they are vain.'
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:20 That they are but vain - Empty, foolish; they and all their thoughts. Psalm 94:11.
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"We are labourers together with God; ye are God's husbandry; ye are God's building."--1 COR. iii. 9. In this passage St. Paul is rebuking the Corinthians for that spirit of party which was dividing them into followers of this or that teacher and so destroying their unity in Christ. You do not belong, he says, to Paul or to Apollos; we have no claim upon you; ye are not to be called by our name: you are God's husbandry, and God's building, not ours; we are but labourers in His service and …
John Percival—Sermons at Rugby
On the Wisdom of this World
On the Interpretation of Scripture
The Existence of Merit
The LORD knows people's thoughts; he knows they are worthless!
No human wisdom or understanding or plan can stand against the LORD.
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