Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

We are persecuted: but are not forsaken. We are cast down: nevertheless we perish not.

New American Standard Bible

persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed;

King James Version

Persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed;

Holman Bible

we are persecuted but not abandoned; we are struck down but not destroyed.

International Standard Version

persecuted but not abandoned, struck down but not destroyed.

A Conservative Version

persecuted but not forsaken, cast down but not destroyed.

American Standard Version

pursued, yet not forsaken; smitten down, yet not destroyed;

Amplified

hunted down and persecuted, but not deserted [to stand alone]; struck down, but never destroyed;

An Understandable Version

[we are] persecuted, but are not deserted [by God]; [we are] struck down, but are not destroyed.

Anderson New Testament

persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed;

Bible in Basic English

We are cruelly attacked, but not without hope; we are made low, but we are not without help;

Common New Testament

persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed;

Daniel Mace New Testament

persecuted, but not forsaken; dejected, but not destroyed;

Darby Translation

persecuted, but not abandoned; cast down, but not destroyed;

Godbey New Testament

being persecuted, but not forsaken; being cast down, but not destroyed;

Goodspeed New Testament

routed, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed;

John Wesley New Testament

perplexed, but not in despair; Persecuted, but not forsaken; thrown down, but not destroyed;

Julia Smith Translation

Being driven out, but not forsaken; being cast down, but not destroyed;

King James 2000

Persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed;

Lexham Expanded Bible

persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed;

Modern King James verseion

having been persecuted, but not having been forsaken; having been thrown down, but not having been destroyed;

Moffatt New Testament

persecuted but not abandoned, struck down but not destroyed ??10 wherever I go, I am being killed in the body as Jesus was, so that the life of Jesus may come out in my body:

Montgomery New Testament

persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed.

NET Bible

we are persecuted, but not abandoned; we are knocked down, but not destroyed,

New Heart English Bible

pursued, yet not forsaken; struck down, yet not destroyed;

Noyes New Testament

persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed;

Sawyer New Testament

being persecuted but not deserted, being cast down but not destroyed,

The Emphasized Bible

Pursued, but not abandoned, thrown down, but not destroyed; -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

persecuted, yet not abandoned; cast down, but not destroyed;

Twentieth Century New Testament

Though pursued, never abandoned; though struck down, never killed!

Webster

Persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed;

Weymouth New Testament

pursued, yet never left unsuccoured; struck to the ground, yet never slain;

Williams New Testament

always being persecuted, but not deserted; always getting a knockdown, but never a knockout;

World English Bible

pursued, yet not forsaken; struck down, yet not destroyed;

Worrell New Testament

pursued, yet not abandoned; smitten down, yet not destroyed;

Worsley New Testament

persecuted, but not forsaken;

Youngs Literal Translation

persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
διώκω 
Dioko 
Usage: 28

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

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

ἐγκαταλείπω 
Egkataleipo 
Usage: 9

καταβάλλω 
Kataballo 
Usage: 3

Devotionals

Devotionals containing 2 Corinthians 4:9

References

Fausets

Images 2 Corinthians 4:9

Prayers for 2 Corinthians 4:9

Context Readings

Treasure In Earthenware Jars

8 We are troubled on every side, yet are we not without shift. We are in poverty: but not utterly without somewhat. 9 We are persecuted: but are not forsaken. We are cast down: nevertheless we perish not. 10 And we always bear in our bodies the dying of the Lord Jesus, that the life of Jesus might appear in our bodies.


Cross References

Hebrews 13:5

Let your conversation be without covetousness, and be content with that ye have already. For he verily said, "I will not fail thee, neither forsake thee."

Job 5:17-19

"Behold, happy is the man whom God punisheth: therefore, despise not thou the chastening of the Almighty.

Job 22:29

For who so humbleth himself, him shall he set up: and who so looketh meekly, shall be healed.

Psalm 9:10

And they that know thy name will put their trust in thee; for thou, LORD, hast never failed them that seek thee.

Psalm 22:1

{To the Chanter, upon Aijeleth of the dawning, a Psalm of David} My God, my God: why hast thou forsaken me, and art so far from my health and from the words of my complaint?

Psalm 37:24-25

Though he fall, he shall not be hurt, for the LORD upholdeth him with his hand.

Psalm 37:28

For the LORD loveth the thing that is right; he forsaketh not his saints, but they are preserved forever. The unrighteous shall be punished; as for the seed of the ungodly, it shall be rooted out.

Psalm 42:5

Why art thou so full of heaviness, O my soul, and why art thou so disquieted within me? Put thy trust in God; for I will give him thanks for the help of his countenance.

Psalm 42:11

Why art thou so vexed, O my soul, and why art thou so disquieted within me? O put thy trust in God; for I will yet thank him, which is the help of my countenance, and my God.

Proverbs 24:16

For a just man falleth seven times, and riseth up again; but the ungodly fall into wickedness.

Isaiah 43:2

If thou goest through the water, I will be with thee, that the strong floods should not pluck thee away. When thou walkest in the fire, it shall not burn thee, and the flame shall not kindle upon thee.

Isaiah 62:4

From this time forth thou shalt never be called the forsaken, and thy land shall no more be called the wilderness. But thou shalt be called Hephzibah, that is, my beloved; and thy land Beulah, that is, a married woman: for the LORD loveth thee, and thy land shall be inhabited.

Micah 7:8

O thou enemy of mine, rejoice not at my fall, for I shall get up again: and though I sit in darkness, yet the LORD is my light.

John 15:20

Remember the saying, that I said unto you, 'The servant is not greater than the Lord.' If they have persecuted me, so will they persecute you. If they have kept my saying, so will they keep yours.

2 Corinthians 7:6

Nevertheless God, that comforteth the abject, comforted us at the coming of Titus.

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