New Living Translation
A man dishonors his head if he covers his head while praying or prophesying.
King James Bible
Every man praying or prophesying, having his head covered, dishonoureth his head.
Darby Bible Translation
Every man praying or prophesying, having anything on his head, puts his head to shame.
World English Bible
Every man praying or prophesying, having his head covered, dishonors his head.
Young's Literal Translation
Every man praying or prophesying, having the head covered, doth dishonour his head,
1 Corinthians 11:4 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
11:4 Every man praying or prophesying - Speaking by the immediate power of God. With his head - And face. Covered - Either with a veil or with long hair. Dishonoureth his head - St. Paul seems to mean, As in these eastern nations veiling the head is a badge of subjection, so a man who prays or prophesies with a veil on his head, reflects a dishonour on Christ, whose representative he is.
LibraryMeditations for the Sick.
Whilst thy sickness remains, use often, for thy comfort, these few meditations, taken from the ends wherefore God sendeth afflictions to his children. Those are ten. 1. That by afflictions God may not only correct our sins past, but also work in us a deeper loathing of our natural corruptions, and so prevent us from falling into many other sins, which otherwise we would commit; like a good father, who suffers his tender babe to scorch his finger in a candle, that he may the rather learn to beware …
Lewis Bayly—The Practice of Piety
On the Babylonish Captivity of the Church on the Babylonish Captivity of the Church.
Concerning the Lord's Supper
The Secret of the Lord
For the son despises his father. The daughter defies her mother. The daughter-in-law defies her mother-in-law. Your enemies are right in your own household!
Among the prophets and teachers of the church at Antioch of Syria were Barnabas, Simeon (called "the black man"), Lucius (from Cyrene), Manaen (the childhood companion of King Herod Antipas), and Saul.
1 Corinthians 11:5
But a woman dishonors her head if she prays or prophesies without a covering on her head, for this is the same as shaving her head.
1 Corinthians 12:10
He gives one person the power to perform miracles, and another the ability to prophesy. He gives someone else the ability to discern whether a message is from the Spirit of God or from another spirit. Still another person is given the ability to speak in unknown languages, while another is given the ability to interpret what is being said.
1 Corinthians 13:2
If I had the gift of prophecy, and if I understood all of God's secret plans and possessed all knowledge, and if I had such faith that I could move mountains, but didn't love others, I would be nothing.
1 Thessalonians 5:20
Do not scoff at prophecies,
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