Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Corinthians 14:1 in English Standard Version "Pursue love, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy." 1Co 11:4 Every man who prays or prophesies with his head covered dishonors his head, 1Co 12:1 Now concerning spiritual gifts, brothers, I do not want you to be uninformed. 1Co 12:31 But earnestly desire the higher gifts. And I will show you a still more excellent way. 1Co 13:2 And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. 1Co 16:14 Let all that you do be done in love.