Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Corinthians 9:5 in English Standard Version "Do we not have the right to take along a believing wife, as do the other apostles and the brothers of the Lord and Cephas?" Mt 8:14 And when Jesus entered Peter’s house, he saw his mother-in-law lying sick with a fever. Mt 12:46 While he was still speaking to the people, behold, his mother and his brothers stood outside, asking to speak to him. Joh 1:42 He brought him to Jesus. Jesus looked at him and said, “You are Simon the son of John. You shall be called Cephas” (which means Peter). 1Co 7:7 I wish that all were as I myself am. But each has his own gift from God, one of one kind and one of another.