1 Corinthians 8:8

King James Bible - kjv

But meat commendeth us not to God: for neither, if we eat, are we the better; neither, if we eat not, are we the worse.

american standard version - asv

But food will not commend us to God: neither, if we eat not, are we the worse; nor, if we eat, are we the better.

Douay-Rheims Bible - drb

But meat doth not commend us to God. For neither, if we eat, shall we have the more; nor, if we eat not, shall we have the less.

Darby Bible Translation -dbt

But meat does not commend us to God; neither if we should not eat do we come short; nor if we should eat have we an advantage.

Webster Bible Translation - wbt

But food commendeth us not to God: for neither if we eat, are we the better; neither if we eat not, are we the worse.

Young's Literal Translation - ylt

But victuals do not commend us to God, for neither if we may eat are we in advance; nor if we may not eat, are we behind;

American King James Version - akjv

But meat commends us not to God: for neither, if we eat, are we the better; neither, if we eat not, are we the worse.

Weymouth New Testament - WNT

It is true that a particular kind of food will not bring us into God's presence; we are neither inferior to others if we abstain from it, nor superior to them if we eat it.

English Revised Version - ERV

But meat will not commend us to God: neither, if we eat not, are we the worse; nor, if we eat, are we the better.

World English Bible - WEB

But food will not commend us to God. For neither, if we don't eat, are we the worse; nor, if we eat, are we the better.