2 Corinthians 2:11 for fear Satan should gain an advantage over us. For we are not ignorant of his devices.


Parallel Verses

Weymouth New Testament

for fear Satan should gain an advantage over us. For we are not ignorant of his devices.

New American Standard Bible

so that no advantage would be taken of us by Satan, for we are not ignorant of his schemes.

King James Version

Lest Satan should get an advantage of us: for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Holman Bible

so that we may not be taken advantage of by Satan; for we are not ignorant of his intentions.

International Standard Version

so that we may not be outsmarted by Satan. After all, we are not unaware of his intentions.

A Conservative Version

so that we may not be exploited by Satan. For we are not ignorant of his methods.

American Standard Version

that no advantage may be gained over us by Satan: for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Amplified

To keep Satan from getting the advantage over us; for we are not ignorant of his wiles and intentions.

An Understandable Version

[I do this] so that Satan cannot take advantage of us, for we are not unaware of his schemes.

Anderson New Testament

lest an advantage should be taken of us by Satan; for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Bible in Basic English

So that Satan may not get the better of us: for we are not without knowledge of his designs.

Common New Testament

in order that Satan might gain no advantage over us; for we are not ignorant of his schemes.

Daniel Mace New Testament

witness) lest satan should have got some advantage of us: for we are apprized of his artifices.

Darby Translation

that we might not have Satan get an advantage against us, for we are not ignorant of his thoughts.

Godbey New Testament

in order that we may not be gobbled up by Satan: for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Goodspeed New Testament

to keep Satan from getting the better of us. For we know what he is after.

John Wesley New Testament

Lest Satan get an advantage over us; for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

lest Satan should deceive us, for we do not ignore his devices.

Julia Smith Translation

That we might not be taken advantage of by Satan: for we are not ignorant of his inventions.

King James 2000

Lest Satan should get an advantage of us: for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Lexham Expanded Bible

in order that we may not be exploited by Satan (for we are not ignorant of his schemes).

Modern King James verseion

so that we should not be overreached by Satan, for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

lest Satan should prevent us. For his thoughts are not unknown unto us.

Moffatt New Testament

in case Satan should take advantage of our position ??for I know his man?uvres!

Montgomery New Testament

for your sakes, that I may not be overreached by Satan, for I am not ignorant of his devices.

NET Bible

so that we may not be exploited by Satan (for we are not ignorant of his schemes).

New Heart English Bible

that no advantage may be gained over us by Satan; for we are not ignorant of his schemes.

Noyes New Testament

that Satan might not gain an advantage over us; for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Sawyer New Testament

that we may not be circumvented by Satan; for we are not ignorant of his devices.

The Emphasized Bible

Lest we should be overreached by Satan, for, of his thoughts, we are not ignorant.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

that no advantage be gained over us by Satan; for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Twentieth Century New Testament

So as to prevent Satan from taking advantage of us; for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Webster

Lest Satan should get an advantage of us: for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Williams New Testament

to keep us from being worsted by Satan, for we know what his intentions are.

World English Bible

that no advantage may be gained over us by Satan; for we are not ignorant of his schemes.

Worrell New Testament

that we might not be over-reached by Satan; for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Worsley New Testament

for we are not ignorant of his devices.

Youngs Literal Translation

that we may not be over-reached by the Adversary, for of his devices we are not ignorant.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

Σατανᾶς 
Satanas 
Usage: 16

πλεονεκτέω 
Pleonekteo 
Usage: 5

of
ὑπό 
Hupo 
of, by, under, with, in, not tr,
Usage: 188

us for
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

we are
ἀγνοέω 
Agnoeo 
Usage: 22

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

ἀγνοέω 
Agnoeo 
Usage: 22

of his

Usage: 0

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Corinthians 2:11

Context Readings

Forgive And Comfort The Offender

10 When you forgive a man an offence I also forgive it; for in fact what I have forgiven, if I have forgiven anything, has always been for your sakes in the presence of Christ, 11 for fear Satan should gain an advantage over us. For we are not ignorant of his devices. 12 Now when I came into the Troad to spread there the Good News about the Christ, even though in the Lord's providence a door stood open before me,


Cross References

1 Peter 5:8

Curb every passion, and be on the alert. Your great accuser, the Devil, is going about like a roaring lion to see whom he can devour.

Luke 22:31

"Simon, Simon, I tell you that Satan has obtained permission to have all of you to sift as wheat is sifted.

Matthew 4:10

"Begone, Satan!" Jesus replied; "for it is written, 'To the Lord thy God thou shalt do homage, and to Him alone shalt thou render worship.'"

John 13:2

While supper was proceeding, the Devil having by this time suggested to Judas Iscariot, the son of Simon, the thought of betraying Him, Jesus,

Acts 1:25

to occupy the place in this ministry and Apostleship from which Judas through transgression fell, in order to go to his own place."

1 Corinthians 7:5

Do not refuse one another, unless perhaps it is just for a time and by mutual consent, so that you may devote yourselves to prayer and may then associate again; lest the Adversary begin to tempt you because of your deficiency in self-control.

2 Corinthians 4:4

in whom the god of this present age has blinded their unbelieving minds so as to shut out the sunshine of the Good News of the glory of the Christ, who is the image of God.

2 Corinthians 11:3

But I am afraid that, as the serpent in his craftiness deceived Eve, so your minds may be led astray from their single-heartedness and their fidelity to Christ.

2 Corinthians 11:14

And no wonder. Satan, their master, can disguise himself as an angel of light.

Ephesians 6:11-12

Put on the complete armour of God, so as to be able to stand firm against all the stratagems of the Devil.

2 Timothy 2:25

He must speak in a gentle tone when correcting the errors of opponents, in the hope that God will at last give them repentance, for them to come to a full knowledge of the truth

Revelation 2:24

But to you, the rest of you in Thyateira, all who do not hold this teaching and are not the people who have learnt the "deep things," as they call them (the deep things of Satan!)

Revelation 12:9-11

The great Dragon, the ancient serpent, he who is called 'the Devil' and 'the Adversary' and leads the whole earth astray, was hurled down: he was hurled down to the earth, and his angels were hurled down with him.

Revelation 13:8

And all the inhabitants of the earth will be found to be worshipping him: every one whose name is not recorded in the Book of Life--the Book of the Lamb who has been offered in sacrifice ever since the creation of the world.



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