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1 Corinthians 14:40 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— But let all things be done decently and in order.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Let all things be done decently and in order.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— But all things must be done properly and in an orderly manner.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Let all things be done decently, and in order.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— But let all things be done comelily and with order.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— But let, all things, with comeliness, and by arrangement, be done.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— let all things be done decently and in order.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— But let all things be done decently and according to order.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Let all things be done decently, and in order.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— but let every thing be done with decency and in order.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— But let every thing be done with decency and regularity.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Let y1096
[1096] Standard
γίνομαι
ginomai
{ghin'-om-ahee}
A prolonged and middle form of a primary verb; to cause to be ('gen' -erate), that is, (reflexively) to become (come into being), used with great latitude (literally, figuratively, intensively, etc.).
z0
<0000> Grammar
The original word in the Greek or Hebrew is translated by more than one word in the English. The English translation is separated by one or more other words from the original.
all things 3956
{3956} Prime
πᾶς
pas
{pas}
Including all the forms of declension; apparently a primary word; all, any, every, the whole.
be done 1096
{1096} Prime
γίνομαι
ginomai
{ghin'-om-ahee}
A prolonged and middle form of a primary verb; to cause to be ('gen' -erate), that is, (reflexively) to become (come into being), used with great latitude (literally, figuratively, intensively, etc.).
z5737
<5737> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Middle or Passive Deponent (See G5790)
Mood - Imperative (See G5794)
Count - 152
decently 2156
{2156} Prime
εὐσχημόνως
euschemonos
{yoo-skhay-mon'-ose}
Adverb from G2158; decorously.
and 2532
{2532} Prime
καί
kai
{kahee}
Apparently a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so, then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words.
in 2596
{2596} Prime
κατά
kata
{kat-ah'}
A primary particle; (preposition) down (in place or time), in varied relations (according to the case [genitive, dative or accusative] with which it is joined).
order. 5010
{5010} Prime
τάξις
taxis
{tax'-is}
From G5021; regular arrangement, that is, (in time) fixed succession (of rank or character), official dignity.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

1 Corinthians 14:40

_ _ Let, etc. — The oldest manuscripts read, “But let,” etc. This verse is connected with 1 Corinthians 14:39, “But (while desiring prophecy, and not forbidding tongues) let all things be done decently.” “Church government is the best security for Christian liberty” [J. Newton]. (Compare 1 Corinthians 14:23, 1 Corinthians 14:26-33).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on 1 Corinthians 14:36-40.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

1 Corinthians 14:40

Decently — By every individual. In order — By the whole church.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

1 Corinthians 14:26-33 How is it then, brethren? when ye come together, every one of you hath a psalm, hath a doctrine, hath a tongue, hath a revelation, hath an interpretation. Let all things be done unto edifying. ... For God is not [the author] of confusion, but of peace, as in all churches of the saints.
1 Corinthians 11:34 And if any man hunger, let him eat at home; that ye come not together unto condemnation. And the rest will I set in order when I come.
Romans 13:13 Let us walk honestly, as in the day; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying.
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Colossians 2:5 For though I be absent in the flesh, yet am I with you in the spirit, joying and beholding your order, and the stedfastness of your faith in Christ.
Titus 1:5 For this cause left I thee in Crete, that thou shouldest set in order the things that are wanting, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed thee:
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Ro 13:13. 1Co 11:34; 14:26. Col 2:5. Tit 1:5.

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