2 Corinthians 9:12



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

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.

King James Version

For the administration of this service not only supplieth the want of the saints, but is abundant also by many thanksgivings unto God;

International Standard Version

since this ministry you render is not only fully supplying the needs of the saints, it is also overflowing with more and more prayers of thanksgiving to God.

A Conservative Version

Because the service of this ministry is not only supplying the needs of the sanctified, but also abounding through many thanksgivings to God

American Standard Version

For the ministration of this service not only filleth up the measure of the wants of the saints, but aboundeth also through many thanksgivings unto God;

Amplified

For the service that the ministering of this fund renders does not only fully supply what is lacking to the saints (God's people), but it also overflows in many [cries of] thanksgiving to God.

An Understandable Version

For the rendering of this service not only [fully] meets the needs of the saints [i.e., God's holy people], but also produces overflowing expressions of thanksgiving to God from many people.

Anderson New Testament

because the administration of this service not only supplies the wants of the saints, but also abounds in many thanksgivings to God;

Bible in Basic English

For this work of giving not only takes care of the needs of the saints, but is the cause of much praise to God;

Common New Testament

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.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for the execution of this charitable office, does not only supply the necessities of the converts, but by the thanksgivings of many redounds also to the glory of God.

Darby Translation

Because the ministration of this service is not only filling up the measure of what is lacking to the saints, but also abounding by many thanksgivings to God;

Godbey New Testament

Because the ministry of this free-will offering is not only supplying the deficiencies of the saints, but also superabounding through much thanksgiving to God;

Goodspeed New Testament

For the rendering of this service does more than supply the wants of God's people; it results in a wealth of thanksgiving to God.

Holman Bible

For the ministry of this service is not only supplying the needs of the saints, but is also overflowing in many acts of thanksgiving to God.

John Wesley New Testament

For the administration of this service, doth not only supply the necessities of the saints, but likewise aboundeth by the thanksgivings of many to God:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For the administration of this service not only supplies the needs of the saints, but also abounds in much thanksgiving unto God;

Julia Smith Translation

For the service of this office is not only filling up the wants of the saints, but also abounding through many thanks to God;

King James 2000

For the administration of this service not only supplies the need of the saints, but is abundant also by many thanksgivings unto God;

Lexham Expanded Bible

because the service of this ministry is not only supplying the needs of the saints, but also is overflowing through many [expressions of] thanksgiving to God.

Modern King James verseion

For the ministry of this service not only supplies the things lacking of the saints, but also multiplying through many thanksgivings to God,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For the office of this ministration, not only supplieth the need of the saints: but also is abundant herein, that for this laudable ministering, thanks might be given to God of many,

Moffatt New Testament

for the service rendered by this fund does more than supply the wants of the saints, it overflows with many a cry of thanks to God.

Montgomery New Testament

Because the ministry of this contribution not only supplies the needs of the saints, but also overflows in many a thanksgiving to God.

NET Bible

because the service of this ministry is not only providing for the needs of the saints but is also overflowing with many thanks to God.

New Heart English Bible

For this service of giving that you perform not only makes up for lack among the saints, but abounds also through many thanksgivings to God;

New simplified Bible

This service not only takes care of the needs of the holy ones, but also abounds with many expressions of thanksgiving to God.

Noyes New Testament

for the ministration of this service not only supplieth the wants of the saints, but also overfloweth through many thanksgivings to God;

Sawyer New Testament

For the performance of this service not only supplies the need of the saints, but also abounds with the thanksgivings of many to God;

The Emphasized Bible

Because, the ministry of this public service, is not only towards filling up the deficiencies of the saints, but also superabounding, through the thanksgiving of many, unto God, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For the ministration of this [charitable] service not only abundantly supplies the deficiencies of the saints, but also overflows with many thanksgivings to God;

Twentieth Century New Testament

For the rendering of a public service such as this, not only relieves the needs of your fellow-Christians, but also results in the offering to God of many a thanksgiving.

Webster

For the administration of this service not only supplieth the want of the saints, but is abundant also by many thanksgivings to God;

Weymouth New Testament

For the service rendered in this sacred gift not only helps to relieve the wants of God's people, but it is also rich in its results and awakens a chorus of thanksgiving to God.

Williams New Testament

Because the service rendered by this sacred offering is not only fully supplying the needs of God's people, but it is also running over with many thanks to God for it.

World English Bible

For this service of giving that you perform not only makes up for lack among the saints, but abounds also through many givings of thanks to God;

Worrell New Testament

Because the ministry of this service not only fully supplies the deficiencies of the saints, but abounds also through many thanksgivings to God;

Worsley New Testament

For the ministration of this service not only supplieth the wants of the saints, but aboundeth also, through many thanksgivings, to the glory of God.

Youngs Literal Translation

because the ministration of this service not only is supplying the wants of the saints, but is also abounding through many thanksgivings to God,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅτι 
Hoti 
that , for , because , how that , how ,
Usage: 764

διακονία 
Diakonia 
Usage: 33

of this
οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this , these , he , the same , this man , she , they ,
Usage: 258

λειτουργία 
Leitourgia 
Usage: 6

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not , no , cannot ,
Usage: 1032

μόνον 
Monon 
only , alone , but
Usage: 62

προσαναπληρόω 
Prosanapleroo 
Usage: 2

the want
ὑστέρημα 
Husterema 
Usage: 8

of the saints
ἅγιος 
Hagios 
Usage: 209

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but , yea , yet , nevertheless , howbeit , nay , therefore , save , not tr ,
Usage: 461

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is , are , was , be , have , not tr , , vr is
Usage: 585

περισσεύω 
Perisseuo 
Usage: 31


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

by
διά 
Dia 
by , through , with , for , for ... sake , therefore , for this cause , because ,
Usage: 527

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
many , much , great ,
Usage: 292

εὐχαριστία 
Eucharistia 
Usage: 15

Context Readings

God Loves A Cheerful Giver

11 you will be enriched in everything for all liberality, which through us is producing thanksgiving to God. 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. 13 Because of the proof given by this ministry, they will glorify God for your obedience to your confession of the gospel of Christ and for the liberality of your contribution to them and to all,



Cross References

2 Corinthians 1:11

you also joining in helping us through your prayers, so that thanks may be given by many persons on our behalf for the favor bestowed on us through the prayers of many.

2 Corinthians 8:4

begging us with much urging for the favor of participation in the support of the saints,

2 Corinthians 8:14-15

at this present time your abundance being a supply for their need, so that their abundance also may become a supply for your need, that there may be equality;

2 Corinthians 9:1

For it is superfluous for me to write to you about this ministry to the saints;

Philippians 2:25

But I thought it necessary to send to you Epaphroditus, my brother and fellow worker and fellow soldier, who is also your messenger and minister to my need;

Philippians 4:18-19

But I have received everything in full and have an abundance; I am amply supplied, having received from Epaphroditus what you have sent, a fragrant aroma, an acceptable sacrifice, well-pleasing to God.

James 2:14-16

What use is it, my brethren, if someone says he has faith but he has no works? Can that faith save him?

1 John 3:17

But whoever has the world's goods, and sees his brother in need and closes his heart against him, how does the love of God abide in him?



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