Parallel Verses

Weymouth New Testament

And so far as I myself was concerned, I came to you in conscious feebleness and in fear and in deep anxiety.

New American Standard Bible

I was with you in weakness and in fear and in much trembling,

King James Version

And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling.

Holman Bible

I came to you in weakness, in fear, and in much trembling.

International Standard Version

It was in weakness, fear, and great trembling that I came to you.

A Conservative Version

And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling.

American Standard Version

And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling.

Amplified

I came to you in [a state of] weakness and fear and great trembling.

An Understandable Version

And I was weak, apprehensive and fearful when I was [there] with you. [Note: This probably refers to Paul's sense of inadequacy in view of the task before him].

Anderson New Testament

And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling:

Bible in Basic English

And I was with you without strength, in fear and in doubt.

Common New Testament

I was with you in weakness and in fear and in much trembling,

Daniel Mace New Testament

I was with you in weakness, in fear, and in great agony:

Darby Translation

And I was with you in weakness and in fear and in much trembling;

Godbey New Testament

I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling.

Goodspeed New Testament

For my part, I came among you in weakness and with a great deal of fear and trembling,

John Wesley New Testament

And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling.

Julia Smith Translation

And I, in weakness, and in fear, and in much tremor, was with you.

King James 2000

And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And I came to you in weakness and in fear and with much trembling,

Modern King James verseion

And I was with you in weakness and in fear, and in much trembling.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And I was among you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling.

Moffatt New Testament

It was in weakness and fear and with great trembling that I visited you;

Montgomery New Testament

In weakness and fear and great trembling came I among you.

NET Bible

And I was with you in weakness and in fear and with much trembling.

New Heart English Bible

When I was with you, I was weak and afraid and I shook.

Noyes New Testament

And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling;

Sawyer New Testament

And I was with you in weakness, and with fear and with much trembling,

The Emphasized Bible

I, therefore in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling, came to be with you,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And in weakness, and in fear, and in much timidity, was I among you.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Indeed, when I came among you, I was weak, and full of fears, and in great anxiety.

Webster

And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling.

Williams New Testament

Yes, as for myself, it was in weakness and fear and great trembling that I came to you,

World English Bible

I was with you in weakness, in fear, and in much trembling.

Worrell New Testament

And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling.

Worsley New Testament

And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling.

Youngs Literal Translation

and I, in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling, was with you;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

I
ἐγώ 
Ego 
I, my, me, not tr
Usage: 174

was
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

with
πρός 
Pros 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 412

you
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
Usage: 314

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

ἀσθένεια 
Astheneia 
Usage: 21

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

φόβος 
Phobos 
Usage: 46

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 2:3

References

Fausets

Images 1 Corinthians 2:3

Prayers for 1 Corinthians 2:3

Context Readings

Paul's Approach To Ministry In Corinth

2 For I determined to be utterly ignorant, when among you, of everything except of Jesus Christ, and of Him as having been crucified. 3 And so far as I myself was concerned, I came to you in conscious feebleness and in fear and in deep anxiety. 4 And my language and the Message that I proclaimed were not adorned with persuasive words of earthly wisdom, but depended upon truths which the Spirit taught and mightily carried home;


Cross References

2 Corinthians 13:4

For though it is true that He was crucified through weakness, yet He now lives through the power of God. We also are weak, sharing His weakness, but with Him we shall be full of life to deal with you through the power of God.

Acts 17:6-12

But, failing to find them, they dragged Jason and some of the other brethren before the magistrates of the city, loudly accusing them. "These men," they said, "who have raised a tumult throughout the Empire, have come here also.

Acts 18:6

But upon their opposing him with abusive language, he shook his clothes by way of protest, and said to them, "Your ruin will be upon your own heads. I am not responsible: in future I will go among the Gentiles."

Acts 18:12

But when Gallio became Proconsul of Greece, the Jews with one accord made a dead set at Paul, and brought him before the court.

Acts 20:18-19

Upon their arrival he said to them, "You Elders well know, from the first day of my setting foot in the province of Asia, the kind of life I lived among you the whole time,

1 Corinthians 4:10-13

We, for Christ's sake, are labeled as "foolish"; you, as Christians, are men of shrewd intelligence. We are mere weaklings: you are strong. You are in high repute: we are outcasts.

2 Corinthians 4:1

Therefore, being engaged in this service and being mindful of the mercy which has been shown us, we are not cowards.

2 Corinthians 4:7-12

But we have this treasure in a fragile vase of clay, in order that the surpassing greatness of the power may be seen to belong to God, and not to originate in us.

2 Corinthians 4:16

Therefore we are not cowards. Nay, even though our outward man is wasting away, yet our inward man is being renewed day by day.

2 Corinthians 6:4

On the contrary, as God's servants, we seek their full approval--by unwearied endurance, by afflictions, by distress, by helplessness;

2 Corinthians 7:5

For even after our arrival in Macedonia we could get no relief such as human nature craves. We were greatly harassed; there were conflicts without and fears within.

2 Corinthians 10:1

But as for me Paul, I entreat you by the gentleness and self-forgetfulness of Christ--I who when among you have not an imposing personal presence, but when absent am fearlessly outspoken in dealing with you.

2 Corinthians 10:10

For they say "His letters are authoritative and forcible, but his personal presence is unimpressive, and as for eloquence, he has none."

2 Corinthians 11:29-30

Who is weak, and I am not weak? Who is led astray into sin, and I am not aflame with indignation?

2 Corinthians 12:5-10

Of such a one I will boast; but of myself I will not boast, except in my weaknesses.

2 Corinthians 13:9

and it is a joy to us when we are powerless, but you are strong. This we also pray for--the perfecting of your characters.

Galatians 4:13-14

And you know that in those early days it was on account of bodily infirmity that I proclaimed the Good News to you,

Acts 17:1

Then, passing through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they went to Thessalonica. Here there was a synagogue of the Jews.

Acts 18:1

After this he left Athens and came to Corinth.

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