Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

indeed, we had the sentence of death within ourselves so that we would not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead;

King James Version

But we had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God which raiseth the dead:

Holman Bible

However, we personally had a death sentence within ourselves so that we would not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead.

International Standard Version

In fact, we felt that we had received a death sentence so we would not rely on ourselves but on God, who raises the dead.

A Conservative Version

But we ourselves have had the sentence of death in ourselves, so that we should not be trusting in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead.

American Standard Version

yea, we ourselves have had the sentence of death within ourselves, that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God who raiseth the dead:

Amplified

Indeed, we felt within ourselves that we had received the [very] sentence of death, but that was to keep us from trusting in and depending on ourselves instead of on God Who raises the dead.

An Understandable Version

Actually, we felt within us that we had [already] received a death sentence, so that we could [learn] not to trust in ourselves but in God, who raises the dead.

Anderson New Testament

But we have in ourselves the sentence of death, that we may not trust in ourselves, but in God, who raises the dead;

Bible in Basic English

Yes, we ourselves have had the answer of death in ourselves, so that our hope might not be in ourselves, but in God who is able to give life to the dead:

Common New Testament

Indeed, we felt that we had received the sentence of death. But this happened that we might not rely on ourselves but on God, who raises the dead.

Daniel Mace New Testament

nay, I abandon'd my self to death, that I might not rely upon my self for deliverance, but on God who raiseth the dead.

Darby Translation

But we ourselves had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we should not have our trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead;

Godbey New Testament

but we had the answer of death in ourselves, in order that we might not trust in ourselves, but in God who raised the dead:

Goodspeed New Testament

Why, I felt in my heart that the end must be death. That was to keep me from relying on myself instead of on God, who can even raise the dead.

John Wesley New Testament

Yea, we had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we might not trust in ourselves, but in God, who raiseth the dead:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But we had the sentence of death in ourselves that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead;

Julia Smith Translation

And we ourselves have had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we should not have trusted in ourselves, but in God raising the dead:

King James 2000

But we had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead:

Lexham Expanded Bible

But [we] ourselves had the sentence of death in ourselves, so that we would not be putting confidence in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead,

Modern King James verseion

But we had the sentence of death in ourselves, so that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Also we received an answer of death in ourselves, and that was done because we should not put our trust in ourselves, but in God, which raiseth the dead to life again -

Moffatt New Testament

in fact I told myself it was the sentence of death. But that was to make me rely not on myself but on the God who raises the dead;

Montgomery New Testament

Indeed, I had in myself, and still have, the sentence of death, in order that I might not rely on myself, but on God who raises the dead to life.

NET Bible

Indeed we felt as if the sentence of death had been passed against us, so that we would not trust in ourselves but in God who raises the dead.

New Heart English Bible

Yes, we ourselves have had the sentence of death within ourselves, that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead,

Noyes New Testament

yea, we ourselves had within ourselves the sentence of death, that we might not trust in ourselves, but in God who raiseth the dead;

Sawyer New Testament

but we had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we might not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead,

The Emphasized Bible

But, we ourselves, within ourselves, have had the sentence of death, that we might not rest our confidence upon ourselves, but upon God, who raiseth the dead,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

for we ourselves, in ourselves have received the sentence of death, that we should have no confidence in ourselves, but in God who raiseth the dead.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Indeed, we had the presentiment that we must die, so that we might rely, not on ourselves, but on God who raises the dead.

Webster

But we had the sentence of death in ourselves, that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God who raiseth the dead:

Weymouth New Testament

Nay, we had, as we still have, the sentence of death within our own selves, in order that our confidence may repose, not on ourselves, but on God who raised the dead to life.

Williams New Testament

Yes, I felt within my very self the sentence of death, to keep me from depending on myself instead of God who raises the dead.

World English Bible

Yes, we ourselves have had the sentence of death within ourselves, that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead,

Worrell New Testament

yea, we ourselves had in ourselves the sentence of death, that we should not trust in ourselves, but in God, Who raiseth the dead;

Worsley New Testament

but we had the sentence of death within ourselves, that we might not trust in ourselves, but in God who raiseth the dead:

Youngs Literal Translation

but we ourselves in ourselves the sentence of the death have had, that we may not be trusting on ourselves, but on God, who is raising the dead,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἀλλά 
Alla 
Usage: 461

we

Usage: 0

ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

ἀπόκριμα 
Apokrima 
Usage: 1

of death
θάνατος 
Thanatos 
Usage: 100

in
ἐν 
En 
ἐπί 
Epi 
ἐπί 
Epi 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
on, in, upon, unto, to,
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 2128
Usage: 644
Usage: 644

ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249
Usage: 249

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

we should
ὦ 
be, may be, should be, is, might be, were, not tr,
Usage: 41

not
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

πείθω 
Peitho 
Usage: 52

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
Usage: 461

θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151


which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

ἐγείρω 
Egeiro 
Usage: 101

Images 2 Corinthians 1:9

Context Readings

God Rescued Paul When He Was Suffering

8 For we do not want you to be unaware, brethren, of our affliction which came to us in Asia, that we were burdened excessively, beyond our strength, so that we despaired even of life; 9 indeed, we had the sentence of death within ourselves so that we would not trust in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead; 10 who delivered us from so great a peril of death, and will deliver us, He on whom we have set our hope. And He will yet deliver us,



Cross References

Luke 18:9

And He also told this parable to some people who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and viewed others with contempt:

Job 40:14

"Then I will also confess to you, That your own right hand can save you.

Psalm 22:29

All the prosperous of the earth will eat and worship, All those who go down to the dust will bow before Him, Even he who cannot keep his soul alive.

Psalm 44:5-7

Through You we will push back our adversaries; Through Your name we will trample down those who rise up against us.

Proverbs 28:26

He who trusts in his own heart is a fool, But he who walks wisely will be delivered.

Jeremiah 9:23-24

Thus says the LORD, "Let not a wise man boast of his wisdom, and let not the mighty man boast of his might, let not a rich man boast of his riches;

Jeremiah 17:5-7

Thus says the LORD, "Cursed is the man who trusts in mankind And makes flesh his strength, And whose heart turns away from the LORD.

Ezekiel 33:13

"When I say to the righteous he will surely live, and he so trusts in his righteousness that he commits iniquity, none of his righteous deeds will be remembered; but in that same iniquity of his which he has committed he will die.

Ezekiel 37:1-14

The hand of the LORD was upon me, and He brought me out by the Spirit of the LORD and set me down in the middle of the valley; and it was full of bones.

Romans 4:17-25

(as it is written, "A FATHER OF MANY NATIONS HAVE I MADE YOU") in the presence of Him whom he believed, even God, who gives life to the dead and calls into being that which does not exist.

2 Corinthians 3:5

Not that we are adequate in ourselves to consider anything as coming from ourselves, but our adequacy is from God,

2 Corinthians 4:7

But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, so that the surpassing greatness of the power will be of God and not from ourselves;

2 Corinthians 4:13-14

But having the same spirit of faith, according to what is written, "I BELIEVED, THEREFORE I SPOKE," we also believe, therefore we also speak,

2 Corinthians 12:7-10

Because of the surpassing greatness of the revelations, for this reason, to keep me from exalting myself, there was given me a thorn in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to torment me--to keep me from exalting myself!

Hebrews 11:19

He considered that God is able to raise people even from the dead, from which he also received him back as a type.



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