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2 Corinthians 8 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:1 - Moreover, brothers, we make known to you the grace of God which has been given in the assemblies of Macedonia;
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:2 - how that in much proof of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded to the riches of their liberality.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:3 - For according to their power, I testify, yes and beyond their power, they gave of their own accord,
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:4 - begging us with much entreaty to receive this grace and the fellowship in the service to the holy ones.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:5 - This was not as we had hoped, but first they gave their own selves to the Lord, and to us through the will of God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:6 - So we urged Titus, that as he made a beginning before, so he would also complete in you this grace.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:7 - But as you abound in everything, in faith, utterance, knowledge, all earnestness, and in your love to us, see that you also abound in this grace.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:8 - I speak not by way of mitzvah, but as proving through the earnestness of others the sincerity also of your love.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:9 - For you know the grace of our Lord Yeshua the Messiah, that, though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, that you through his poverty might become rich.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:10 - I give a judgment in this: for this is expedient for you, who were the first to start a year ago, not only to do, but also to be willing.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:11 - But now complete the doing also, that as there was the readiness to be willing, so there may be the completion also out of your ability.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:12 - For if the readiness is there, it is acceptable according to what you have, not according to what you don't have.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:13 - For this is not that others may be eased and you distressed,
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:14 - but for equality. Your abundance at this present time supplies their lack, that their abundance also may become a supply for your lack; that there may be equality.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:15 - As it is written, "He who gathered much had nothing left over, and he who gathered little had no lack."
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:16 - But thanks be to God, who puts the same earnest care for you into the heart of Titus.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:17 - For he indeed accepted our exhortation, but being himself very earnest, he went out to you of his own accord.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:18 - We have sent together with him the brother whose praise in the Good News is known through all the assemblies.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:19 - Not only so, but who was also appointed by the assemblies to travel with us in this grace, which is served by us to the glory of the Lord himself, and to show our readiness.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:20 - We are avoiding this, that any man should blame us concerning this abundance which is administered by us.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:21 - Having regard for honorable things, not only in the sight of the Lord, but also in the sight of men.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:22 - We have sent with them our brother, whom we have many times proved earnest in many things, but now much more earnest, by reason of the great confidence which he has in you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:23 - As for Titus, he is my partner and fellow worker for you. As for our brothers, they are the apostles of the assemblies, the glory of Messiah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 8:24 - Therefore show the proof of your love to them in front of the assemblies, and of our boasting on your behalf.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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