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1 Corinthians 16:20

    1 Corinthians 16:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    All the brethren greet you. Greet ye one another with an holy kiss.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    All the brothers greet you. Greet you one another with an holy kiss.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    All the brethren salute you. Salute one another with a holy kiss.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    All the brothers send their love to you. Give one another a holy kiss.

    Webster's Revision

    All the brethren salute you. Salute one another with a holy kiss.

    World English Bible

    All the brothers greet you. Greet one another with a holy kiss.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    All the brethren salute you. Salute one another with a holy kiss.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Corinthians 16:20

    With a holy kiss - The ancient patriarchs, and the Jews in general, were accustomed to kiss each other whenever they met; and this was a token of friendship and peace with them, as shaking of hands is with us. The primitive Christians naturally followed this example of the Jews. See the note on Romans 16:16.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Corinthians 16:20

    All the brethren ... - All the Christians with whom Paul was connected in Ephesus. They felt a deep interest in the church at Corinth, and sent to them Christian salutations. "With a holy kiss; see the note on Romans 16:16.