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1 Cor 1:28
and the base
and the despised
the things that are not, so
that He may
the things that are,
1 Cor 1:28
God has selected [for His purpose] the insignificant (base) things of the world, and the things that are despised
treated with contempt, [even] the things that are nothing, so that He might reduce to nothing the things that are,
NASB Cross References:
1 Cor 1:20
Where is the wise man? Where is the scribe? Where is the debater of this age? Has not God made foolish the wisdom of the world?
(as it is written, "A
FATHER OF MANY NATIONS HAVE
") in the presence of Him whom he believed,
God, who gives life to the dead and calls into being that which does not exist.
Who shows no partiality to princes
Nor regards the rich above the poor,
For they all are the work of His hands?
Hebrew-Aramaic & Greek Dictionary:
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(as a neg. pref.) and
1085; unborn, of no family, ignoble:--
(in the sense of
pick up); to select:--
choose(4), chose(7), chosen(8), made a choice(1), picking(1), select(1).
1847; to despise, treat with contempt:--
contemptible(1), despise(3), despised(1), no account(1), regard with contempt(1), regard...with contempt(1), rejected(1), treating...with contempt(1), viewed with contempt(1).
; of unc. or.;
God, a god:--
divinely(1), God(1267), god(6), God's(27), God-fearing(1), godly(2), godly*(1), gods(8), Lord(1).
; a prim. conjunc. denoting purpose, definition or result;
in order that, that, so that:--
fear*(2), order(23), otherwise*(3), result(1), so(306), so*(12), why*(3).
691; to render inoperative, abolish:--
abolished(4), abolishing(1), bring to an end(1), did away(1), do away(1), done away(4), fades away(1), fading(1), fading away(1), nullified(1), nullify(4), passing away(1), released(2), removed(1), render powerless(1), severed(1), use(1).
; a prim. word;
order, the world:--
adornment(1), world(184), world's(1).
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