1 Corinthians 1:18

English Standard Version

18 For the word of the cross is folly to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God. (Ac2:47; Ro1:16; 1Co1:21; 1Co1:23; 1Co1:24; 1Co1:25; 1Co2:14; 1Co15:2; 2Co2:15; 2Co4:3; 2Th2:10)

New International Version

18 For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.

New Int. Readers Version

18 The message of the cross seems foolish to those who are lost and dying. But it is God's power to us who are being saved.

King James Version

18 For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of God.