1 Corinthians Chapter 7 Verse 9

The Holy Bible, King James Version

But if they cannot contain, let them marry: for it is better to marry than to burn.

Parallel Verses

  1. But if they have not self-control let them get married; for married life is better than the burning of desire. (BBE, 1 Corinthians 7:9)
  2. But if they have not continency, let them marry: for it is better to marry than to burn. (ASV, 1 Corinthians 7:9)
  3. But if they don’t have self-control, let them marry. For it’s better to marry than to burn. (WEB, 1 Corinthians 7:9)
  4. But if they have not control over themselves, let them marry; for it is better to marry than to burn. (DBY, 1 Corinthians 7:9)
  5. and if they have not continence -- let them marry, for it is better to marry than to burn; (YLT, 1 Corinthians 7:9)