1 Corinthians 7:38

So then both he who gives his own virgin in marriage does well, and he who doesn't give her in marriage does better.

Alternate Versions of 1 Corinthians 7-38

A Conservative Version: 1 Corinthians 7:38
And therefore he who gives in marriage does well, but he who does not give in marriage does better.

American Standard Version: 1 Corinthians 7:38
So then both he that giveth his own virgin `daughter' in marriage doeth well; and he that giveth her not in marriage shall do better.

Bible in Basic English: 1 Corinthians 7:38
So then, he who gets married to his virgin does well, and he who keeps her unmarried does better.

Darby English Bible: 1 Corinthians 7:38
So that he that marries himself does well; and he that does not marry does better.

King James Version: 1 Corinthians 7:38
So then he that giveth her in marriage doeth well; but he that giveth her not in marriage doeth better.

King James Version (UK): 1 Corinthians 7:38
So then he that gives her in marriage does well; but he that gives her not in marriage does better.

Youngs Literal Translation: 1 Corinthians 7:38
so that both he who is giving in marriage doth well, and he who is not giving in marriage doth better.

Verses Related to 1 Corinthians 7-38

1 Corinthians 7:1
Now concerning the things about which you wrote to me: it is good for a man not to touch a woman.

1 Corinthians 7:2
But, because of sexual immoralities, let each man have his own wife, and let each woman have her own husband.

1 Corinthians 7:8
But I say to the unmarried and to widows, it is good for them if they remain even as I am.

1 Corinthians 7:26
I think that it is good therefore, because of the distress that is on us, that it is good for a man to be as he is.

1 Corinthians 7:32
But I desire to have you to be free from cares. He who is unmarried is concerned for the things of the Lord, how he may please the Lord;

1 Corinthians 7:37
But he who stands steadfast in his heart, having no necessity, but has power over his own heart, to keep his own virgin, does well.

Hebrews 13:4
Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the bed be undefiled: but God will judge the sexually immoral and adulterers.