Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For I know the forwardness of your mind, for which I boast of you to them of Macedonia, that Achaia was ready a year ago; and your zeal hath provoked very many.

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Bible References

The forwardness

2 Corinthians 8:8
I speak not as commanding, but by occasion of the diligence of others and to prove the sincerity of your charity.
1 Thessalonians 1:7
So that ye have become examples to all that have believed in Macedonia and Achaia.

I boast

2 Corinthians 8:24
Therefore show ye unto them before the congregations , the proof of your charity and of our glorying regarding you.

That

2 Corinthians 1:1
Paul, apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, unto the congregation of God which is at Corinth, with all the saints who are in all Achaia:
2 Corinthians 8:10
And in this I give my advice, for this is expedient for you, who began not only to do, but also to be diligent a year ago.
1 Corinthians 16:15
I beseech you, brethren (ye know the house of Stephanas, that it is the firstfruits of Achaia and that they have dedicated themselves to the ministry of the saints),

Provoked

2 Corinthians 8:8
I speak not as commanding, but by occasion of the diligence of others and to prove the sincerity of your charity.
Hebrews 10:24
And let us consider one another to provoke unto charity and unto good works,

General references

2 Corinthians 8:24
Therefore show ye unto them before the congregations , the proof of your charity and of our glorying regarding you.