Parallel Verses

Daniel Mace New Testament

for what a man gives with a ready mind, according to his abilities, is well received; but not when he goes beyond his circumstances.

New American Standard Bible

For if the readiness is present, it is acceptable according to what a person has, not according to what he does not have.

King James Version

For if there be first a willing mind, it is accepted according to that a man hath, and not according to that he hath not.

Holman Bible

For if the eagerness is there, it is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what he does not have.

International Standard Version

For if the eagerness is there, the gift is acceptable according to what you have, not according to what you do not have.

A Conservative Version

For if the willingness is present, it is acceptable to the extent if some man has, not to the extent he does not have.

American Standard Version

For if the readiness is there, it is acceptable according as a man hath, not according as he hath not.

Amplified

For if the eagerness [to give] is there, it is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what he does not have.

An Understandable Version

For if the eagerness is there, [then] whatever a person has [to give] is acceptable, and not what he does not have.

Anderson New Testament

For if there is a readiness of mind, one is accepted according to what he has, not according to what he has not.

Bible in Basic English

For if there is a ready mind, a man will have God's approval in the measure of what he has, and not of what he has not.

Common New Testament

For if the readiness is there, it is acceptable according to what a man has, not according to what he does not have.

Darby Translation

For if the readiness be there, a man is accepted according to what he may have, not according to what he has not.

Godbey New Testament

For if there is first a willing mind, it is acceptable according to what one may have, and not according to what he has not.

Goodspeed New Testament

If a man is willing to give, the value of his gift is in its proportion to what he has, not to what he has not.

John Wesley New Testament

For if there be first a ready mind, a man is accepted, according to what he hath, not according to what he hath not.

Julia Smith Translation

For if a forwardness lie before, according as any has, it is acceptable, not as he has not.

King James 2000

For if there be first a willing mind, it is accepted according to what a man has, and not according to what he has not.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For if the eagerness is present {according to what one has}, [it is] acceptable not {according to what one does not have}.

Modern King James verseion

For if the eagerness is present, it is acceptable according to what one has, and not according to what one does not have.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For if there be first a willing mind, it is accepted according to that a man hath, and not according to that he hath not.

Moffatt New Testament

If only one is ready to give, according to his means, it is acceptable; he is not asked to give what he has not got.

Montgomery New Testament

For if there be first willing mind, the gift is accepted according to what a man has, and not according to what he has not.

NET Bible

For if the eagerness is present, the gift itself is acceptable according to whatever one has, not according to what he does not have.

New Heart English Bible

For if the readiness is there, it is acceptable according to what you have, not according to what you do not have.

Noyes New Testament

For if there be first the willing mind, it is accepted according to what a man hath, not according to what he hath not.

Sawyer New Testament

For if there is a willing mind, a man is acceptable according to what he has, and not according to what he has not.

The Emphasized Bible

For, if the forwardness is set forth, according to what one may have, he is well approved, not according to what one hath not.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For if there is first a ready mind, a man is acceptable according to what he hath, and not according to what he hath not.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For, where there is willingness, a man's gift is valued by its comparison with what he has, and not with what he has not.

Webster

For if there is first a willing mind, it is accepted according to what a man hath, and not according to what he hath not.

Weymouth New Testament

For, assuming the earnest willingness, the gift is acceptable according to whatever a man has, and not according to what he has not.

Williams New Testament

If a man is ready and willing to give, his gift is acceptable in accordance with what he has, not with what he does not have.

World English Bible

For if the readiness is there, it is acceptable according to what you have, not according to what you don't have.

Worrell New Testament

for, if the readiness is present, it is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what he has not.

Worsley New Testament

For if there be first a willing mind, any me is accepted according to what he hath, not according to what he hath not.

Youngs Literal Translation

for if the willing mind is present, according to that which any one may have it is well-accepted, not according to that which he hath not;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

if
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

πρόκειμαι 
Prokeimai 
be set before, be first, be set forth
Usage: 5

προθυμία 
Prothumia 
Usage: 5

it is accepted
εὐπρόσδεκτος 
Euprosdektos 
Usage: 5

καθό 
Katho 
according to, as, inasmuch as
Usage: 4

a man
τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

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

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

καθό 
Katho 
according to, as, inasmuch as
Usage: 4

that he hath
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

References

Morish

Verse Info

Context Readings

Generosity In Giving

11 Pray then, dispatch this affair; as you readily undertook it, as readily perform it, to the best of your abilities. 12 for what a man gives with a ready mind, according to his abilities, is well received; but not when he goes beyond his circumstances. 13 my meaning is not, that you should be distress'd to relieve others, I only recommend an equality;


Cross References

2 Corinthians 9:7

let every man give as he is disposed in his own mind, without any regret or reluctance: for God loves a cheerful benefactor.

2 Corinthians 9:7

let every man give as he is disposed in his own mind, without any regret or reluctance: for God loves a cheerful benefactor.

2 Corinthians 9:7

let every man give as he is disposed in his own mind, without any regret or reluctance: for God loves a cheerful benefactor.

2 Corinthians 9:7-22

let every man give as he is disposed in his own mind, without any regret or reluctance: for God loves a cheerful benefactor.

2 Corinthians 9:7

let every man give as he is disposed in his own mind, without any regret or reluctance: for God loves a cheerful benefactor.

2 Corinthians 9:7-18

let every man give as he is disposed in his own mind, without any regret or reluctance: for God loves a cheerful benefactor.

2 Corinthians 9:7

let every man give as he is disposed in his own mind, without any regret or reluctance: for God loves a cheerful benefactor.

2 Corinthians 9:7

let every man give as he is disposed in his own mind, without any regret or reluctance: for God loves a cheerful benefactor.

Mark 12:42-44

and there came a certain poor widow, who threw in two mites, to the value of a farthing.

Mark 14:7-8

the poor you have always with you, and you may relieve them whenever you please: but me you will not always have.

Luke 7:44-46

and turning to the woman, he said to Simon, do you observe this woman? though I am a guest in your house, you never offer'd me any water for my feet: but she has bath'd my feet with tears, and wiped them with the hair of her head.

Luke 12:47-48

but the servant, who knows his master's will, and prepares not himself, nor executes his orders, shall receive many stripes.

Luke 16:10

He that is faithful in a small trust, will be faithful in a greater: and he that is unfaithful in a little, will be unfaithful in much.

Luke 21:1-4

As Jesus was observing the rich casting their offerings into the treasury,

1 Peter 4:10

as good economists of the different dispensations of God, communicate to one another the gifts you have receiv'd.

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