2 Corinthians 8:1



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Now, brethren, we wish to make known to you the grace of God which has been given in the churches of Macedonia,

King James Version

Moreover, brethren, we do you to wit of the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia;

Holman Bible

We want you to know, brothers, about the grace of God granted to the churches of Macedonia:

International Standard Version

We want you to know, brothers, about God's grace that was given to the churches of Macedonia.

A Conservative Version

And, brothers, we declare to you the grace of God that has been given in the congregations of Macedonia,

American Standard Version

Moreover, brethren, we make known to you the grace of God which hath been given in the churches of Macedonia;

Amplified

We want to tell you further, brethren, about the grace (the favor and spiritual blessing) of God which has been evident in the churches of Macedonia [arousing in them the desire to give alms];

An Understandable Version

Now, brothers, we want you to know about the favor God has given to the churches in Macedonia.

Anderson New Testament

We make known to you, brethren, God's gracious gift, which has been given in the churches of Macedonia;

Bible in Basic English

And now we give you news, brothers, about the grace of God which has been given to the churches of Macedonia;

Common New Testament

Now, brethren, we want you to know about the grace of God which has been given in the churches of Macedonia,

Daniel Mace New Testament

I must acquaint you, brethren, with the contribution which the churches of Macedonia have religiously made,

Darby Translation

But we make known to you, brethren, the grace of God bestowed in the assemblies of Macedonia;

Godbey New Testament

But, brethren, we make known to you the grace of God which has been given in the churches of Macedonia;

Goodspeed New Testament

I must tell you, brothers, how the favor of God has been shown in the churches of Macedonia,

John Wesley New Testament

Moreover, brethren, we declare to you the grace of God, bestowed on the churches in Macedonia,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Likewise, brethren, we make known unto you the grace of God bestowed on the congregations of Macedonia,

Julia Smith Translation

And we make known to you, brethren, the grace of God given in the churches of Macedonia;

King James 2000

Moreover, brethren, we want you to know of the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now we make known to you, brothers, the grace of God that has been given among the churches of Macedonia,

Modern King James verseion

And, brothers, we make known to you the grace of God which has been given among the churches of Macedonia;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I do you to wit, brethren, of the grace of God, which is given in the congregations of Macedonia:

Moffatt New Testament

Now, brothers, I have to tell you about the grace God has given to the churches of Macedonia.

Montgomery New Testament

Now, brothers, I wish to tell you about the grace of God which has been manifest in the churches of Macedonia.

NET Bible

Now we make known to you, brothers and sisters, the grace of God given to the churches of Macedonia,

New Heart English Bible

Moreover, brothers, we make known to you the grace of God which has been given in the churches of Macedonia;

New simplified Bible

We make known to you brothers the grace of God that has been given to the congregations of Macedonia.

Noyes New Testament

Moreover, brethren, we make known to you the grace of God which hath been bestowed in the churches of Macedonia;

Sawyer New Testament

AND I make known to you, brothers, the grace of God given to the churches of Macedonia,

The Emphasized Bible

Moreover we make known unto you, brethren, the favour of God which hath been given in the assemblies of Macedonia, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

NOW we inform you, brethren, of the grace of God which hath been bestowed on the churches of Macedonia;

Twentieth Century New Testament

We would remind you, Brothers, of the love that God has shown to the Churches in Macedonia--

Webster

Moreover, brethren, we make known to you the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia;

Weymouth New Testament

But we desire to let you know, brethren, of the grace of God which has been bestowed on the Churches of Macedonia;

Williams New Testament

Now I am going to tell you, brothers, of God's spiritual blessing which was given in the churches of Macedonia,

World English Bible

Moreover, brothers, we make known to you the grace of God which has been given in the assemblies of Macedonia;

Worrell New Testament

And we make known to you, brethren, the grace of God which has been bestowed in the assemblies of Macedonia;

Worsley New Testament

Now we make known to you, brethren, the grace of God conferred on the churches of Macedonia:

Youngs Literal Translation

And we make known to you, brethren, the grace of God, that hath been given in the assemblies of Macedonia,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δέ 
De 
but , and , now , then , also , yet , yea , so , moreover , nevertheless , for , even , , not tr
Usage: 2184

ἀδελφός 
Adelphos 
Usage: 302

we do
γνωρίζω 
Gnorizo 
Usage: 21

ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you , ye , your , not tr ,
Usage: 293

to wit
γνωρίζω 
Gnorizo 
Usage: 21

of the grace
χάρις 
Charis 
Usage: 151

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

δίδωμι 
Didomi 
give , grant , put , show , deliver , make ,
Usage: 254

on
ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128

ἐκκλησία 
Ekklesia 
Usage: 93

Context Readings

Generosity In Giving

1 Now, brethren, we wish to make known to you the grace of God which has been given in the churches of Macedonia, 2 that in a great ordeal of affliction their abundance of joy and their deep poverty overflowed in the wealth of their liberality.


Cross References

Acts 11:23

Then when he arrived and witnessed the grace of God, he rejoiced and began to encourage them all with resolute heart to remain true to the Lord;

Acts 16:9

A vision appeared to Paul in the night: a man of Macedonia was standing and appealing to him, and saying, "Come over to Macedonia and help us."

Romans 15:26

For Macedonia and Achaia have been pleased to make a contribution for the poor among the saints in Jerusalem.

1 Corinthians 15:10

But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace toward me did not prove vain; but I labored even more than all of them, yet not I, but the grace of God with me.

2 Corinthians 8:2-7

that in a great ordeal of affliction their abundance of joy and their deep poverty overflowed in the wealth of their liberality.

2 Corinthians 9:2

for I know your readiness, of which I boast about you to the Macedonians, namely, that Achaia has been prepared since last year, and your zeal has stirred up most of them.

2 Corinthians 9:4

otherwise if any Macedonians come with me and find you unprepared, we--not to speak of you--will be put to shame by this confidence.

2 Corinthians 9:12

For the ministry of this service is not only fully supplying the needs of the saints, but is also overflowing through many thanksgivings to God.

2 Corinthians 11:9

and when I was present with you and was in need, I was not a burden to anyone; for when the brethren came from Macedonia they fully supplied my need, and in everything I kept myself from being a burden to you, and will continue to do so.

Ephesians 3:8

To me, the very least of all saints, this grace was given, to preach to the Gentiles the unfathomable riches of Christ,

Colossians 1:29

For this purpose also I labor, striving according to His power, which mightily works within me.

1 Thessalonians 1:7-8

so that you became an example to all the believers in Macedonia and in Achaia.

1 Thessalonians 4:10

for indeed you do practice it toward all the brethren who are in all Macedonia But we urge you, brethren, to excel still more,



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