So then, one who speaks in a tongue should pray that he may interpret.
The one who speaks in a tongue builds himself up, 1 but the one who prophesies builds up the church.
Little children, let us not love with word or with tongue but in deed and truth. 1
For the one speaking in a tongue does not speak to people but to God, for no one understands; he is speaking mysteries by the Spirit. 1
If 1 I pray in a tongue, my spirit prays, but my mind is unproductive.
If someone speaks in a tongue, it should be two, or at the most three, one after the other, and someone must interpret.
but in the church I want to speak five words with my mind to instruct others, rather than ten thousand words in a tongue.