Use the following list if you would like to follow along.

1 Corinthians 7:36:

NKJV: “If any man thinks that he is behaving improperly toward his virgin . . .”

NASB: “If any man thinks that he is acting unbecomingly toward his virgin daughter . . .”

NIV: “If anyone is worried that he might not be acting honorably toward the virgin he is engaged to . . .”

NEB: “If a man has a partner in celibacy and feels that he is not behaving properly towards her . . .”

ESV: “If anyone thinks that he is not behaving properly toward his betrothed . . .”


Gordon D. Fee and Douglas Stuart, How to Read the Bible for all its Worth (Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, ©2014), 36-7.