Parallel Verses

Daniel Mace New Testament

If I must be compell'd to glory, I will glory on the account of my sufferings.

New American Standard Bible

If I have to boast, I will boast of what pertains to my weakness.

King James Version

If I must needs glory, I will glory of the things which concern mine infirmities.

Holman Bible

If boasting is necessary, I will boast about my weaknesses.

International Standard Version

If I must boast, I will boast about the things that show how weak I am.

A Conservative Version

If it is necessary to boast, I will boast of the things of my weakness.

American Standard Version

If I must needs glory, I will glory of the things that concern my weakness.

Amplified

If I must boast, I will boast of the things that reveal my weakness [the things by which I am made weak in the eyes of my opponents].

An Understandable Version

If I must boast, I will boast about the things that show my weakness.

Anderson New Testament

If I must boast, I will boast in my infirmities.

Bible in Basic English

If I have to take credit to myself, I will do so in the things in which I am feeble.

Common New Testament

If I must boast, I will boast of the things that show my weakness.

Darby Translation

If it is needful to boast, I will boast in the things which concern my infirmity.

Godbey New Testament

But if it behooves me to glory, I will glory in those things appertaining to my infirmities.

Goodspeed New Testament

If there must be boasting, I will boast of the things that show my weakness!

John Wesley New Testament

Since I must glory, I will glory of the things that concern my infirmities.

Julia Smith Translation

If I must boast, I will boast things of my weakness.

King James 2000

If I must boast, I will boast of the things which concern my weaknesses.

Lexham Expanded Bible

If it is necessary to boast, I will boast [about] {the things related to my weakness}.

Modern King James verseion

If it is right to boast, I will boast of the things of my weakness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If I must needs rejoice, I will rejoice of mine infirmities.

Moffatt New Testament

If there is to be any boasting, I will boast of what I am weak enough to suffer!

Montgomery New Testament

If boast I must, it shall be concerning my weakness.

NET Bible

If I must boast, I will boast about the things that show my weakness.

New Heart English Bible

If I must boast, I will boast of the things that concern my weakness.

Noyes New Testament

If I must boast, I will boast of the things which belong to my weakness.

Sawyer New Testament

If it is necessary to boast, I will boast of my infirmities.

The Emphasized Bible

If, to boast, is needful, in the things that concern my weakness, will I boast.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

If I must glory, I will glory in the things which respect my infirmities.

Twentieth Century New Testament

If I must boast, I will boast of things which show my weakness!

Webster

If I must needs glory, I will glory of the things which concern my infirmities.

Weymouth New Testament

If boast I must, it shall be of things which display my weakness.

Williams New Testament

If I must boast, I will boast of the things that show my weakness!

World English Bible

If I must boast, I will boast of the things that concern my weakness.

Worrell New Testament

If I must glory, I will glory in the things that pertain to my weakness.

Worsley New Testament

If I must boast, I will boast of the things which relate to my infirmity.

Youngs Literal Translation

if to boast it behoveth me, of the things of my infirmity I will boast;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
If
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

δεῖ 
Dei 
Usage: 72

καυχάομαι 
Kauchaomai 
Usage: 37

I will glory
καυχάομαι 
Kauchaomai 
Usage: 37

of the things

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

μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

References

Fausets

Images 2 Corinthians 11:30

Prayers for 2 Corinthians 11:30

Context Readings

Paul Boasts In His Sufferings

29 who is afflicted, and I not suffer? who is offended, and I not inflam'd? 30 If I must be compell'd to glory, I will glory on the account of my sufferings. 31 the ever-blessed God, and father of our Lord Jesus Christ, knows that I speak truth.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 2:3

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

2 Corinthians 12:5-11

I might glory in being the man; but I will not glory in any thing relating to myself, unless it be my sufferings.

2 Corinthians 12:5

I might glory in being the man; but I will not glory in any thing relating to myself, unless it be my sufferings.

2 Corinthians 12:5

I might glory in being the man; but I will not glory in any thing relating to myself, unless it be my sufferings.

2 Corinthians 12:5-24

I might glory in being the man; but I will not glory in any thing relating to myself, unless it be my sufferings.

2 Corinthians 11:16-18

I say it again, let no man think me vain; but if they do, yet as such, bear with me, that I too may applaud my self a little.

2 Corinthians 12:1

Have not I reason to glory? for now I shall mention my visions and revelations from the Lord.

Colossians 1:24

Now I rejoice in my sufferings for you, and am filling up the measure of those remaining afflictions, which in my turn I am to suffer in this life, in the cause of Christ, for the sake of his body, which is the church:

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