We get knocked down, but we are not destroyed. 10 Here is my advice: It would be good for you to finish what you started a year ago. We get knocked down, but we are not destroyed. 2 Corinthians 4:8-9 - nlt. $3.99 a month for 40+ study tools. Three different times I begged the Lord to take it away. 2 Corinthians 5 New King James Version (NKJV) Assurance of the Resurrection. 12 Whatever you give is acceptable if you give it eagerly. 8 Three different times I begged the Lord to take it away. 9 You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Corinthians 4:8-9 NLT. 1 This letter is from Paul, chosen by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus, and from our brother Timothy. Listen to the Bible. All the churches praise him as a preacher of the Good News. 2 Corinthians 1-4 New Living Translation (NLT) Greetings from Paul. Purposes. Shouldn’t we expect far greater glory under the new way, now that the Holy Spirit is giving life? (2 Corinthians 7:8-9, NLT) You must each decide in your heart how much to give. 1 I really don’t need to write to you about this ministry of giving for the believers in Jerusalem. 2 Corinthians 8:8–9 8 I am not commanding you to do this. NLT New Believer's Bible - softcover edition, NLT One Year Bible Slimline Edition, TuTone Leatherlike Gray/Pink, NLT Life Application Large-Print Study Bible, Third Edition--hardcover, red letter, NLT Large-Print Life Application Study Bible, Third Edition--genuine leather, brown (indexed), My First Hands-on Bible--soft leather-look, bold blue. 4 They begged us again and again for the privilege of sharing in the gift for the believers in Jerusalem. God Offers Comfort to All 3 But I am sending these brothers to be sure you really are ready, as I have been telling them, and that your money is all collected. This “letter” is written not with pen and ink, but with the Spirit of the living God. 23 If anyone asks about Titus, say that he is my partner who works with me to help you. 2 They are being tested by many troubles, and they are very poor. 11 Yes, you will be enriched in every way so that you can always be generous. 12 So two good things will result from this ministry of giving—the needs of the believers in Jerusalem[l] will be met, and they will joyfully express their thanks to God. Version. 14 Right now you have plenty and can help those who are in need. I only mean that there should be some equality. We are hunted down, but never abandoned by God. We are perplexed, but not driven to despair. Cancel. New Living Translation 9 You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. They are being tested by many troubles, and they are very poor. 19 He was appointed by the churches to accompany us as we take the offering to Jerusalem[e]—a service that glorifies the Lord and shows our eagerness to help. And give according to what you have, not what you don’t have. Red Letter. Your credit Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. Their good deeds will be remembered forever.”. The best value in digital Bible study. [b] 5 They even did more than we had hoped, for their first action was to give themselves to the Lord and to us, just as God wanted them to do. Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich. Cancel. 15 Thank God for this gift[m] too wonderful for words! 2 Corinthians 8:1-5 NLT. And don’t give reluctantly or in response to pressure. 2 Corinthians 1:8-9 We think you ought to know, dear brothers and sisters, about the trouble we went through in the province of Asia. We are perplexed, but not driven to despair. Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich. 15 As the Scriptures say, “Those who gathered a lot had nothing left over,    and those who gathered only a little had enough.”[d]. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. 13 As a result of your ministry, they will give glory to God. 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Although he was rich, for your sakes he became poor, so that you, through his poverty, might become rich. 2 Corinthians 8:9 NLT 2 Corinthians 8:9 ESV 2 Corinthians 8:9 NASB 2 Corinthians 8:9 KJV 2 Corinthians 8:9 BibleApps.com 2 Corinthians 8:9 Biblia Paralela 2 Corinthians 8:9 Chinese Bible 2 Corinthians 8:9 French Bible 2 Corinthians 8:9 Clyx Quotations NT Letters: 2 Corinthians 8:9 For you know the grace of our (2 Cor. 2 May God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ give you grace and peace. 7 You must each decide in your heart how much to give. 2 They are being tested by many troubles, and they are very poor. 16 But thank God! NLT: New Living Translation . 10 Here is my advice: It would be good for you to finish what you started a year ago. [g] 2 For I know how eager you are to help, and I have been boasting to the churches in Macedonia that you in Greece[h] were ready to send an offering a year ago. In fact, it was your enthusiasm that stirred up many of the Macedonian believers to begin giving. We are perplexed, but not driven to despair. 2 Corinthians 8 :: New Living Translation (NLT) Strong's. Previous Passage: 2 Corinthians 3 (nlt) Next Passage: 2 Corinthians 5 (nlt) Each time he said, “My grace is all you need. 1 This letter is from Paul, chosen by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus, and from our brother Timothy. But I want it to be a willing gift, not one given grudgingly. We were crushed and overwhelmed beyond our ability to endure, and we thought we would never live through it. 20 We are traveling together to guard against any criticism for the way we are handling this generous gift. It was the kind of sorrow God wants his people to have, so you were not harmed by us in any way. Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich. But the one who plants generously will get a generous crop. Rich - In the favour and image of God. Paragraph. 2 Corinthians 9 New Living Translation (NLT) The Collection for Christians in Jerusalem. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. He has given Titus the same enthusiasm for you that I have. But they are also filled with abundant joy, which has overflowed in rich generosity. 2 Corinthians 8; 2 Corinthians 9 Read chapter in New Living Translation. 2 For I know how eager you are to help, and I have been boasting to the churches in Macedonia that you in Greece # 9:2 Greek in Achaia, the southern region of the Greek peninsula. 21 We are careful to be honorable before the Lord, but we also want everyone else to see that we are honorable. Tools. 2 Corinthians 4:8–9 8 We are pressed on every side by troubles, but we are not crushed. Bible Language English. 2 Corinthians 9 New Living Translation (NLT) The Collection for Christians in Jerusalem. 2 Corinthians 4:8–9 8 We are r afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not driven to despair; 9 persecuted, but s not forsaken; t struck down, but not destroyed; Read more Share Copy Purposes. 18 We are also sending another brother with Titus. 9 As the Scriptures say, “They share freely and give generously to the poor. But they are also filled with abundant joy, which has overflowed in rich generosity. “Those who gathered a lot had nothing left over, and those who gathered only a little had enough.”, The Collection for Christians in Jerusalem. I am writing to God’s church in Corinth and to all of his holy people throughout Greece. But I am testing how genuine your love is by comparing it with the eagerness of the other churches. 2 Corinthians 8:9 You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. 2C iiC 2Cor ii cor iicor) We are hunted down, but never abandoned by God. 9 As the Scriptures say, “They share freely and give generously to the poor. All rights reserved. In fact, we expected to ... Read verse in New Living Translation 2 Corinthians 4:8-9 - CBN Bible. Bible Language English. 2 Corinthians 8:9, NLT: "You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich. 2 They are being tested by many troubles, and they are very poor. 2 Corinthians 4:8-9 NLT. 9 You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. 9 Each time he said, “My grace is all you need. 22 We are also sending with them another of our brothers who has proven himself many times and has shown on many occasions how eager he is. NLT: New Living Translation . 5 So I thought I should send these brothers ahead of me to make sure the gift you promised is ready. Then you will always have everything you need and plenty left over to share with others. Macedonia was in the northern region of Greece. Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. New Living Translation (NLT). Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. Their good deeds will be remembered forever.” 8 Now I want you to know, dear brothers and sisters,[a] what God in his kindness has done through the churches in Macedonia. We are perplexed, but not driven to despair. 2 Corinthians 13:14 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Ghost, be with you all. The next step is to enter your payment information. 14 And they will pray for you with deep affection because of the overflowing grace God has given to you. But they are also filled with abundant joy, which has overflowed in rich generosity. Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich." Cancel. But they are also filled with abundant joy, which has overflowed in rich generosity. [2 May God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ give you grace and peace. And they did it of their own free will. International Standard Version For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus, the Messiah. 2 Corinthians 8:9 New International Version (NIV) 9 For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for your sake he became poor, so that you through his poverty might become rich. Your lives are a letter written in our a hearts; everyone can read it and recognize our good work among you. I am writing to God’s church in Corinth and to all of his holy people throughout Greece. Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich." We were crushed and overwhelmed beyond our ability to endure, and we thought we would never live through it. 2 Corinthians 8:9 NLT 2 Corinthians 8:9 ESV 2 Corinthians 8:9 NASB 2 Corinthians 8:9 KJV 2 Corinthians 8:9 BibleApps.com 2 Corinthians 8:9 Biblia Paralela 2 Corinthians 8:9 Chinese Bible 2 Corinthians 8:9 French Bible 2 Corinthians 8:9 Clyx Quotations NT Letters: 2 Corinthians 8:9 For you know the grace of our (2 Cor. And when we take your gifts to those who need them, they will thank God. 21 Celui qui n'a point connu le péché, il l'a fait devenir péché pour nous, afin que nous devenions en lui justice de Dieu. We are hunted down, but never abandoned by God. 9 I really don’t need to write to you about this ministry of giving for the believers in Jerusalem. Let the eagerness you showed in the beginning be matched now by your giving. 2C iiC 2Cor ii cor iicor) In fact, he himself was very eager to go and see you. We are pressed on every side by troubles, but we are not crushed. "For God loves a person who gives cheerfully." The grace - The most sincere, most free, and most abundant love. For ye know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that, though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, that ye through his poverty might be rich. 2 Corinthians 4:8-9 NLT - We are pressed on every side by - Bible Gateway We are pressed on every side by troubles, but we are not crushed. Then you will always have everything you need and plenty left over to share with others. 8:9 For ye know - And this knowledge is the true source of love. 5 For we know that if our earthly [] house, this tent, is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens. 2 Corinthians 8:9, NASB: "For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though He was rich, yet for your sake He became poor, so that you through His poverty might become rich." the grace. “They share freely and give generously to the poor. Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make … 13 Of course, I don’t mean your giving should make life easy for others and hard for yourselves. 9 I really don’t need to write to you about this ministry of giving for the believers in Jerusalem. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me. 9 You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. Cancel. … 3 For I can testify that they gave not only what they could afford, but far more. 24 So show them your love, and prove to all the churches that our boasting about you is justified. We get knocked down, but we are not destroyed. 2 They are being tested by many troubles, and they are very poor. Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich. God Offers Comfort to All NLT: New Living Translation . Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich. 2 Corinthians 8:1-5,9. We are hunted down, but never abandoned by God. 2 Corinthians 8:9 9 You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Corinthians 12:8-9 NLT. Version. We are perplexed, but not driven to despair. For your generosity to them and to all believers will prove that you are obedient to the Good News of Christ. 11 Now you should finish what you started. 8 And God will generously provide all you need. Because of the occasion that prompted this letter, Paul had a number of purposes in mind: To express the comfort and joy Paul felt because the Corinthians had responded favorably to his painful letter (1:3-4; 7:8-9… 2 Corinthians 1:8–9 8 We think you ought to know, dear brothers and sisters, * about the trouble we went through in the province of Asia. New Living Translation 9 You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. “For God loves a person who gives cheerfully.”[i] 8 And God will generously provide all you need. If the old way, which brings condemnation, was glorious, how much more glorious is the new way, which makes us right with God! 6 So we have urged Titus, who encouraged your giving in the first place, to return to you and encourage you to finish this ministry of giving. Because of the occasion that prompted this letter, Paul had a number of purposes in mind: To express the comfort and joy Paul felt because the Corinthians had responded favorably to … Read verse in New Living Translation Read verse in New Living Translation 8 I am not commanding you to do this. He became poor - In becoming man, in all his life; in his death. 2 Corinthians 8:9 NLT You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. Version. NLT: New Living Translation . But I am testing how genuine your love is by comparing it with the eagerness of the other churches. There is, however, no manuscript evidence that warrants splitting 2 Corinthians into two parts. 17 Titus welcomed our request that he visit you again. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me. 2 Corinthians 12:8-9. All rights reserved. 8 Now I want you to know, dear brothers and sisters, [] what God in his kindness has done through the churches in Macedonia. But they are also filled with abundant joy, which has overflowed in rich generosity. 2 Corinthians 3:8-9 NLT. 2 For in this we groan, earnestly desiring to be clothed with our [] habitation which is from heaven, 3 if indeed, having been clothed, we shall not be found naked. 4 We would be embarrassed—not to mention your own embarrassment—if some Macedonian believers came with me and found that you weren’t ready after all I had told them! And don't give reluctantly or in response to pressure. Later, they will have plenty and can share with you when you need it. (2 Corinthians 9:7, NLT) 6 Remember this—a farmer who plants only a few seeds will get a small crop. And the brothers with him have been sent by the churches,[f] and they bring honor to Christ. Verse. There is, however, no manuscript evidence that warrants splitting 2 Corinthians into two parts. 2 Corinthians 4:8-9. Now I want you to know, dear brothers and sisters, what God in his kindness has done through the churches in Macedonia. 10 For God is the one who provides seed for the farmer and then bread to eat. Version. Give in proportion to what you have. In this way, things will be equal. In the same way, he will provide and increase your resources and then produce a great harvest of generosity[k] in you. 9 I really don’t need to write to you about this ministry of giving for the believers in Jerusalem. Bible Language English. 3 Clearly, you are a letter from Christ showing the result of our ministry among you. We are pressed on every side by troubles, but we are not crushed. He is now even more enthusiastic because of his great confidence in you. Bible Language English. Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich. 2 Corinthiens 5 … 20 Nous faisons donc les fonctions d'ambassadeurs pour Christ, comme si Dieu exhortait par nous; nous vous en supplions au nom de Christ: Soyez réconciliés avec Dieu! 2 Corinthians 4:8-9 We are pressed on every side by troubles, but we are not crushed. Their good deeds will be remembered forever.”[j]. Try it FREE. 2 Corinthians 8-9 New Living Translation (NLT) A Call to Generous Giving 8 Now I want you to know, dear brothers and sisters,[ a] what God in his kindness has done through the churches in Macedonia. 7 Since you excel in so many ways—in your faith, your gifted speakers, your knowledge, your enthusiasm, and your love from us[c]—I want you to excel also in this gracious act of giving. Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich. 2 Corinthians 8:9 You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. # 9:1 Greek about the offering for God’s holy people. Though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich. I don’t want to be wrong in my boasting about you. Last year you were the first who wanted to give, and you were the first to begin doing it. 2 Corinthians 8 New Living Translation (NLT) A Call to Generous Giving 8 Now I want you to know, dear brothers and sisters,[ a] what God in his kindness has done through the churches in Macedonia. ... 2Co 8:9 - You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Corinthians 8-9 New Living Translation (NLT) A Call to Generous Giving. 2 Corinthians 3:8-9. 2 Corinthians 8:9, NLT: "You know the generous grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. 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