Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

That, in a great testing of tribulation, the superabounding of their joy and their deep destitution, superabounded unto the riches of their liberality;

New American Standard Bible

that in a great ordeal of affliction their abundance of joy and their deep poverty overflowed in the wealth of their liberality.

King James Version

How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality.

Holman Bible

During a severe testing by affliction, their abundance of joy and their deep poverty overflowed into the wealth of their generosity.

International Standard Version

In spite of their terrible ordeal of suffering, their abundant joy and deep poverty have led them to be abundantly generous.

A Conservative Version

that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy, even from the depth of their poverty, abounded for the wealth of their generosity,

American Standard Version

how that in much proof of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality.

Amplified

For in the midst of an ordeal of severe tribulation, their abundance of joy and their depth of poverty [together] have overflowed in wealth of lavish generosity on their part.

An Understandable Version

[It is] how, in spite of their suffering severe trials, their overflowing joy and extreme poverty produced an overwhelming expression of generosity.

Anderson New Testament

that under an afflicting trial, their overflowing joy, and their deep poverty, abounded to the riches of their liberality;

Bible in Basic English

How while they were undergoing every sort of trouble, and were in the greatest need, they took all the greater joy in being able to give freely to the needs of others.

Common New Testament

for in a severe test of affliction, their abundance of joy and their extreme poverty have overflowed in the wealth of their liberality.

Daniel Mace New Testament

who tho' labouring under great trial of affliction, and extreme poverty, have notwithstanding with exceeding cheerfulness contributed very liberally: being forward of themselves to the utmost of their power,

Darby Translation

that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty has abounded to the riches of their free-hearted liberality.

Godbey New Testament

because in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality.

Goodspeed New Testament

for in spite of a severe ordeal of trouble, their extraordinary gladness, combined with their extreme poverty, has overflowed in a wealth of generosity.

John Wesley New Testament

That in a great trial of affliction, their overflowing joy and their deep poverty abounded to the riches of their liberality:

Julia Smith Translation

That in much proof of pressure the abundance of their joy and their poverty according to depth abounded to the abundance of their simplicity.

King James 2000

How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality.

Lexham Expanded Bible

that with a great ordeal of affliction, the abundance of their joy and the extreme depth of their poverty have overflowed to the wealth of their generosity.

Modern King James verseion

that in much testing of trouble, the overflowing of their joy, and the depth of their poverty, abounded to the riches of their generosity.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

how that the abundance of their rejoicing is, that they are tried with much tribulation. And thereto, though they were exceeding poor, yet have they given exceeding richly, and that in singleness.

Moffatt New Testament

Amid a severe ordeal of trouble, their overflowing joy and their deep poverty together have poured out a flood of rich generosity;

Montgomery New Testament

For although in heavy trial of affliction, their overbrimming happiness, even in spite of their deep poverty, abounded to the opulence of their unselfishness.

NET Bible

that during a severe ordeal of suffering, their abundant joy and their extreme poverty have overflowed in the wealth of their generosity.

New Heart English Bible

how that in much proof of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded to the riches of their liberality.

Noyes New Testament

that under a great trial of distress the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty increased the riches of their liberality;

Sawyer New Testament

that in much trying affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded to the riches of their liberality.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy, and their deep poverty, hath more abounded to the riches of their liberality.

Twentieth Century New Testament

How, tired though they were by many a trouble, their overflowing happiness, and even their deep poverty, resulted in a flood of generosity.

Webster

That in a great trial of affliction, the abundance of their joy, and their deep poverty, abounded to the riches of their liberality.

Weymouth New Testament

how, while passing through great trouble, their boundless joy even amid their deep poverty has overflowed to increase their generous liberality.

Williams New Testament

because in spite of a terrible test of trouble, the mighty flood of their gladness mingling with the depths of their poverty has overflowed and resulted in the abundance of their liberality.

World English Bible

how that in much proof of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded to the riches of their liberality.

Worrell New Testament

that, in much trial of tribulation, the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded to the riches of their liberality.

Worsley New Testament

how in a great trial of affliction, their abundant chearfulness and their deep poverty, hath munificently shewn the riches of their bounty.

Youngs Literal Translation

because in much trial of tribulation the abundance of their joy, and their deep poverty, did abound to the riches of their liberality;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

a great
πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

δοκιμή 
Dokime 
Usage: 7

θλίψις 
Thlipsis 
Usage: 33

the abundance
περισσεία 
Perisseia 
Usage: 4

of their



Usage: 0
Usage: 0

joy
χαρά 
Chara 
Usage: 44

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0


Usage: 0

βάθος 
Bathos 
Usage: 5

πτωχεία 
Ptocheia 
Usage: 2

περισσεύω 
Perisseuo 
Usage: 31

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the riches
πλοῦτος 
Ploutos 
Usage: 19

Context Readings

Generosity In Giving

1 Moreover we make known unto you, brethren, the favour of God which hath been given in the assemblies of Macedonia, - 2 That, in a great testing of tribulation, the superabounding of their joy and their deep destitution, superabounded unto the riches of their liberality; 3 That, according to power, I bear witness, and beyond power, of their own accord, they acted , -


Cross References

Deuteronomy 15:4

save, when there shall be among you no needy person, - for Yahweh will indeed bless, thee, in the land which Yahweh thy God is giving unto thee as an inheritance to possess it:

Nehemiah 8:10-12

So he said unto them - Go your way, eat the fat and drink the sweet, and send portions unto them for whom nothing is prepared, for holy is the day, unto our Lord, - and be not grieved, for, the joy of Yahweh, is your strength.

Proverbs 11:25

The liberal soul, shall he enriched, and, he that refresheth, shall himself also be refreshed.

Isaiah 32:5-8

A base man, shall no longer be called, noble, - Nor, knave, be named, liberal;

Mark 12:42-44

And there came, one destitute, widow, and cast in two mites, which are, a farthing.

Luke 21:1-4

And, looking up, he saw the, rich, who were casting their gifts into the treasury, -

Acts 2:45-46

and, their possessions and goods, were they selling and distributing them unto all, in so far as anyone had need.

Romans 12:8

Or he that exhorteth, in his exhorting, he that imparteth, let it be with liberality, he that taketh a lead, with diligence, he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.

2 Corinthians 1:12

For, our boasting, is, this, - the witness of our conscience, that, in sanctity and sincerity of God, and not in fleshly wisdom, but in God's favour, have we behaved ourselves in the world, - and more abundantly towards you.

2 Corinthians 6:10

as grieving, yet, ever, rejoicing, as destitute, yet making, many, rich, as holding, nothing, and yet firmly holding, all things.

2 Corinthians 9:11

In every thing, being enriched, unto every kind of liberality, - which, indeed, worketh out, through us, thanksgiving unto God;

2 Corinthians 9:13

Of many who, through the proof of this ministry, are glorifying God for your acknowledged submission unto the glad-message of the Christ, and for the liberality of the fellowship, unto them, and unto all, -

1 Thessalonians 1:6

And, ye, became, imitators of us, and of the Lord, giving welcome unto the word, in much tribulation, with joy of Holy Spirit;

1 Thessalonians 2:14

For, ye, became, imitators, brethren, of the assemblies of God which are in Judaea, in Christ Jesus, in that, the same things, ye, also suffered by your own fellow-countrymen, even as, they, also by the Jews:

1 Thessalonians 3:3-4

That, no one, might be shrinking back in these tribulations. For ye, yourselves, know, that, hereunto, are we appointed;

James 2:5

Hearken! my brethren beloved: - Hath not, God, chosen the destitute in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he hath promised to them that love him?

Revelation 2:9

I know thy tribulation, and destitution, nevertheless, thou art, rich, and the profane speech from among them who affirm that they themselves are, Jews, and they are not, but a synagogue of Satan.

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