2 Corinthians 8:24



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Therefore openly before the churches, show them the proof of your love and of our reason for boasting about you.

King James Version

Wherefore shew ye to them, and before the churches, the proof of your love, and of our boasting on your behalf.

International Standard Version

Therefore, demonstrate to the churches that you love them and show them publicly why we boast about you.

A Conservative Version

Therefore show ye the proof of your love and our boast about you, for them in the face of the congregations.

American Standard Version

Show ye therefore unto them in the face of the churches the proof of your love, and of our glorying on your behalf.

Amplified

Show to these men, therefore, in the sight of the churches, the reality and plain truth of your love (your affection, goodwill, and benevolence) and what [good reasons] I had for boasting about and being proud of you.

An Understandable Version

[So], demonstrate in front of the churches evidence of your love [for them] and our reason for boasting about you.

Anderson New Testament

Therefore, give to them, in the presence of the churches, a proof of your love, and of our boasting of you.

Bible in Basic English

Make clear then to them, as representatives of the churches, the quality of your love, and that the things which we have said about you are true.

Common New Testament

Therefore openly before the churches, show these men the proof of your love and the reason for our boasting about you.

Daniel Mace New Testament

wherefore show how much you love them, and how well you deserve the character I gave you, before all the churches.

Darby Translation

Shew therefore to them, before the assemblies, the proof of your love, and of our boasting about you.

Godbey New Testament

Moreover manifesting the exhibition of your love, and our boasting to them in your behalf, in the face of the churches.

Goodspeed New Testament

So you must give proof to them before all the churches of your love, and justify my pride in you.

Holman Bible

Therefore, before the churches, show them the proof of your love and of our boasting about you.

John Wesley New Testament

Shew therefore to them before the churches the proof of your love and of our boasting on your behalf.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore show ye unto them before the congregations , the proof of your charity and of our glorying regarding you.

Julia Smith Translation

Therefore the manifestations of your love, and of your boasting for us, shew ye to them, and to the face of the churches.

King James 2000

Therefore show to them, and before the churches, the proof of your love, and of our boasting on your behalf.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore show to them the proof of your love and our boasting about you {openly before} the churches.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore show them a proof of your love and of our boasting toward you in the presence of the churches.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wherefore show unto them the proof of your love, and of the rejoicing that we have of you, that the congregations may see it.

Moffatt New Testament

So let them have proof of how you can love, and of my reasons for being proud of you; it will be a proof read by the churches.

Montgomery New Testament

So show to the churches an evidence of your love, and a justification to these brothers of my boasting about you.

NET Bible

Therefore show them openly before the churches the proof of your love and of our pride in you.

New Heart English Bible

Therefore show the proof of your love to them in front of the churches, and of our boasting on your behalf.

New simplified Bible

Show to them as representatives of the congregations the quality of your love, and of our boasting on your behalf.

Noyes New Testament

Display to them, therefore, before the churches, the proof of your love, and of what we have boasted on your behalf.

Sawyer New Testament

Show them therefore the proof of your love, and of our boasting of you before the churches.

The Emphasized Bible

The proof of your love, therefore, and of our boasting in your behalf, shew ye, unto them, in the face of the assemblies.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Therefore shew unto them, and in the presence of the churches, a proof of your love, and of our [just] boasting in you.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Show them, therefore--so that the Churches may see it-- the proof of your affection, and the ground for our boasting to them about you.

Webster

Wherefore show ye to them, and before the churches, the proof of your love, and of our boasting on your behalf.

Weymouth New Testament

Exhibit therefore to the Churches a proof of your love, and a justification of our boasting to these brethren about you.

Williams New Testament

So you must furnish them, before all the churches, proof of your love and ground for my praising you so highly.

World English Bible

Therefore show the proof of your love to them in front of the assemblies, and of our boasting on your behalf.

Worrell New Testament

Show ye, therefore, toward them, before the assemblies, the proof of your love, and of our glorying on your behalf.

Worsley New Testament

Therefore shew to them, and before the churches, the proof of your love, and the justness of our boasting concerning you.

Youngs Literal Translation

the shewing therefore of your love, and of our boasting on your behalf, to them shew ye, even in the face of the assemblies.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὖν 
Oun 
therefore , then , so , and , now , wherefore , but , not tr ,
Usage: 417

shew ye
ἐνδείκνυμι 
Endeiknumi 
show , show forth , do , vr show
Usage: 11

to
εἰς 
Eis 
into , to , unto , for , in , on , toward , against ,
Usage: 1267


him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

and



and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

πρόσωπον 
Prosopon 
face , person , presence , countenance , not tr ,
Usage: 70

ἐκκλησία 
Ekklesia 
Usage: 93

the proof
ἔνδειξις 
Endeixis 
Usage: 4

of your
ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your , you , ye , yours , not tr. ,
Usage: 371

ἀγάπη 
Agape 
Usage: 105

of our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our , us , we , not tr ,
Usage: 388

καύχησις 
Kauchesis 
Usage: 12

on
ὑπέρ 
Huper 
Usage: 138

Context Readings

Arrangements For Administering The Corinthians' Gift

23 As for Titus, he is my partner and fellow worker among you; as for our brethren, they are messengers of the churches, a glory to Christ. 24 Therefore openly before the churches, show them the proof of your love and of our reason for boasting about you.


Cross References

2 Corinthians 7:14

For if in anything I have boasted to him about you, I was not put to shame; but as we spoke all things to you in truth, so also our boasting before Titus proved to be the truth.

2 Corinthians 7:4

Great is my confidence in you; great is my boasting on your behalf I am filled with comfort; I am overflowing with joy in all our affliction.

2 Corinthians 8:8

I am not speaking this as a command, but as proving through the earnestness of others the sincerity of your love also.

2 Corinthians 9:2-4

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.



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