New Living Translation
I planted the seed in your hearts, and Apollos watered it, but it was God who made it grow.
King James Bible
I have planted, Apollos watered; but God gave the increase.
Darby Bible Translation
I have planted; Apollos watered; but God has given the increase.
World English Bible
I planted. Apollos watered. But God gave the increase.
Young's Literal Translation
I planted, Apollos watered, but God was giving growth;
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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
Meanwhile, a Jew named Apollos, an eloquent speaker who knew the Scriptures well, had arrived in Ephesus from Alexandria in Egypt.
While Apollos was in Corinth, Paul traveled through the interior regions until he reached Ephesus, on the coast, where he found several believers.
1 Corinthians 1:12
Some of you are saying, "I am a follower of Paul." Others are saying, "I follow Apollos," or "I follow Peter," or "I follow only Christ."
1 Corinthians 3:7
It's not important who does the planting, or who does the watering. What's important is that God makes the seed grow.
1 Corinthians 3:22
whether Paul or Apollos or Peter, or the world, or life and death, or the present and the future. Everything belongs to you,
1 Corinthians 4:15
For even if you had ten thousand others to teach you about Christ, you have only one spiritual father. For I became your father in Christ Jesus when I preached the Good News to you.
1 Corinthians 9:1
Am I not as free as anyone else? Am I not an apostle? Haven't I seen Jesus our Lord with my own eyes? Isn't it because of my work that you belong to the Lord?
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