Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Corinthians 7:17 in English Standard Version "Only let each person lead the life that the Lord has assigned to him, and to which God has called him. This is my rule in all the churches." Ro 12:3 For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has assigned. 1Co 4:17 That is why I sent you Timothy, my beloved and faithful child in the Lord, to remind you of my ways in Christ, as I teach them everywhere in every church. 2Co 8:18 With him we are sending the brother who is famous among all the churches for his preaching of the gospel. 2Co 11:28 And, apart from other things, there is the daily pressure on me of my anxiety for all the churches.