A translation from the Greek of a Catena on I Corinthians 14:5 attributed to Cyril of Alexandria on the doctrine of tongues. This section deals with the primacy of prophecy over that of speaking in tongues, and explains that the office of tongues is not a useless activity.
Translated from: S. Cyrilli Alexandrini. In Epistolam I Ad Corinthios. XIV, 2. MPG Vol. 74, Col. 891
“Now I wish that you all spoke in tongues, but