Parallel Verses

Amplified

Even if [my lifeblood] must be poured out as a libation on the sacrificial offering of your faith [to God], still I am glad [to do it] and congratulate you all on [your share in] it.

New American Standard Bible

But even if I am being poured out as a drink offering upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice and share my joy with you all.

King James Version

Yea, and if I be offered upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I joy, and rejoice with you all.

Holman Bible

But even if I am poured out as a drink offering on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I am glad and rejoice with all of you.

International Standard Version

Yet even if I am being poured out like an offering as part of the sacrifice and service I offer for your faith, I rejoice, and I share my joy with all of you.

A Conservative Version

Yet even if I am poured out a libation upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I am glad and rejoice with you all.

American Standard Version

Yea, and if I am offered upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I joy, and rejoice with you all:

An Understandable Version

But even if I am poured out like a drink offering [See Ex. 29:38-41] on the sacrifice and service produced by your faith, I am glad and will rejoice with all of you. [Note: Paul here likens the possible pouring out of his blood to the wine and oil of the Old Testament sacrifice, which is then likened to the Philippians' faithful service to God].

Anderson New Testament

But if I am poured out on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice with you all.

Bible in Basic English

And even if I am offered like a drink offering, giving myself for the cause and work of your faith, I am glad and have joy with you all:

Common New Testament

But even if I am being poured out as a drink offering upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I am glad and rejoice with you all.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and if my blood should serve as a libation to ratify your faith, I should rejoice and congratulate with you all thereupon;

Darby Translation

But if also I am poured out as a libation on the sacrifice and ministration of your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice in common with you all.

Godbey New Testament

But if indeed I am poured out for a sacrifice and an offering for your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice along with you all;

Goodspeed New Testament

Even if my life is to be poured out as a libation as you offer your faith in a service of sacrifice to God, I am glad to have it so, and I congratulate you upon it,

John Wesley New Testament

Yea, and if I be offered upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I joy and rejoice with you all.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And even if I am poured out as an offering upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I joy and rejoice with you all.

Julia Smith Translation

But if also I am poured out upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice together with you all.

King James 2000

Yea, and if I be offered upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I joy, and rejoice with you all.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But even if I am being poured out as a drink offering on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice and rejoice with all of you.

Modern King James verseion

Yea, and if I am offered upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I joy and rejoice with you all.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Yea, and though I be offered up upon the offering and sacrifice of your faith: I rejoice and rejoice with you all.

Moffatt New Testament

Even if my life-blood has to be poured as a libation on the sacred sacrifice of faith you are offering to God, I rejoice, I congratulate you all ??18 and you in turn must rejoice and congratulate me.

Montgomery New Testament

Nay, even if my life is to be poured out as a libation upon the sacrifice and service of you faith,

NET Bible

But even if I am being poured out like a drink offering on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I am glad and rejoice together with all of you.

New Heart English Bible

Yes, and if I am poured out on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice with you all.

Noyes New Testament

But if I am even poured out on the sacrifice and ministration of your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice with you all.

Sawyer New Testament

But if I am even poured out as a libation on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice and congratulate you all;

The Emphasized Bible

Nay! if I am even to be poured out as a drink-offering, upon the sacrifice and public ministry of your faith, I rejoice, yea rejoice together with you all, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Yea, and should I become the victim, in the sacrifice and service of your faith, I joy, and rejoice with you all.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And yet, even if, when your faith is offered as a sacrifice to God, my life-blood must be poured out in addition, still I shall rejoice and share the joy of you all;

Webster

And if I am even offered upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I joy, and rejoice with you all.

Weymouth New Testament

Nay, even if my life is to be poured as a libation upon the sacrificial offering of your faith, I rejoice, and I congratulate you all.

Williams New Testament

Yes, even if I am pouring out my life as a libation on the sacrifice and service your faith is rendering, I am glad to do so and congratulate you upon it;

World English Bible

Yes, and if I am poured out on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice with you all.

Worrell New Testament

But even if I am offered as a libation upon the sacrifice and ministry of your faith, I rejoice, and I rejoice with you all;

Worsley New Testament

But if I be even poured forth as a libation on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice and congratulate with you all.

Youngs Literal Translation

but if also I am poured forth upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice and joy with you all,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Yea
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but, yea, yet, nevertheless, howbeit, nay, therefore, save, not tr,
Usage: 461

and





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

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

I be offered
σπένδω 
Spendo 
be ready to be offered, be offered
Usage: 2

ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

the sacrifice
θυσία 
Thusia 
Usage: 26

λειτουργία 
Leitourgia 
Usage: 6

of
πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

I joy
χαίρω 
Chairo 
Usage: 60

συγχαίρω 
Sugchairo 
rejoice with, rejoice in
Usage: 5

with you
ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

Devotionals

Devotionals about Philippians 2:17

Images Philippians 2:17

Prayers for Philippians 2:17

Context Readings

Holding Fast To The Word Of Life

16 Holding out [to it] and offering [to all men] the Word of Life, so that in the day of Christ I may have something of which exultantly to rejoice and glory in that I did not run my race in vain or spend my labor to no purpose. 17 Even if [my lifeblood] must be poured out as a libation on the sacrificial offering of your faith [to God], still I am glad [to do it] and congratulate you all on [your share in] it. 18 And you also in like manner be glad and congratulate me on [my share in] it.


Cross References

Romans 15:16

In making me a minister of Christ Jesus to the Gentiles. I act in the priestly service of the Gospel (the good news) of God, in order that the sacrificial offering of the Gentiles may be acceptable [to God], consecrated and made holy by the Holy Spirit.

2 Corinthians 12:15

But I will most gladly spend [myself] and be utterly spent for your souls. If I love you exceedingly, am I to be loved [by you] the less?

2 Timothy 4:6

For I am already about to be sacrificed [my life is about to be poured out as a drink offering]; the time of my [spirit's] release [from the body] is at hand and I will soon go free.

1 John 3:16

By this we come to know (progressively to recognize, to perceive, to understand) the [essential] love: that He laid down His [own] life for us; and we ought to lay [our] lives down for [those who are our] brothers [ in Him].

Acts 20:24

But none of these things move me; neither do I esteem my life dear to myself, if only I may finish my course with joy and the ministry which I have obtained from [which was entrusted to me by] the Lord Jesus, faithfully to attest to the good news (Gospel) of God's grace (His unmerited favor, spiritual blessing, and mercy).

Acts 21:13

Then Paul replied, What do you mean by weeping and breaking my heart like this? For I hold myself in readiness not only to be arrested and bound and imprisoned at Jerusalem, but also [even] to die for the name of the Lord Jesus.

Romans 12:1

I appeal to you therefore, brethren, and beg of you in view of [all] the mercies of God, to make a decisive dedication of your bodies [presenting all your members and faculties] as a living sacrifice, holy (devoted, consecrated) and well pleasing to God, which is your reasonable (rational, intelligent) service and spiritual worship.

2 Corinthians 7:4

I have great boldness and free and fearless confidence and cheerful courage toward you; my pride in you is great. I am filled [brimful] with the comfort [of it]; with all our tribulation and in spite of it, [I am filled with comfort] I am overflowing with joy.

Philippians 1:20

This is in keeping with my own eager desire and persistent expectation and hope, that I shall not disgrace myself nor be put to shame in anything; but that with the utmost freedom of speech and unfailing courage, now as always heretofore, Christ (the Messiah) will be magnified and get glory and praise in this body of mine and be boldly exalted in my person, whether through (by) life or through (by) death.

Philippians 2:30

For it was through working for Christ that he came so near death, risking his [very] life to complete the deficiencies in your service to me [which distance prevented you yourselves from rendering].

Philippians 4:18

But I have [your full payment] and more; I have everything I need and am amply supplied, now that I have received from Epaphroditus the gifts you sent me. [They are the] fragrant odor of an offering and sacrifice which God welcomes and in which He delights.

Colossians 1:24

[Even] now I rejoice in the midst of my sufferings on your behalf. And in my own person I am making up whatever is still lacking and remains to be completed [ on our part] of Christ's afflictions, for the sake of His body, which is the church.

1 Thessalonians 2:8

So, being thus tenderly and affectionately desirous of you, we continued to share with you not only God's good news (the Gospel) but also our own lives as well, for you had become so very dear to us.

1 Thessalonians 3:7-9

Brethren, for this reason, in [spite of all] our stress and crushing difficulties we have been filled with comfort and cheer about you [because of] your faith ( the leaning of your whole personality on God in complete trust and confidence).

Hebrews 13:15-16

Through Him, therefore, let us constantly and at all times offer up to God a sacrifice of praise, which is the fruit of lips that thankfully acknowledge and confess and glorify His name.

1 Peter 2:5

[Come] and, like living stones, be yourselves built [into] a spiritual house, for a holy (dedicated, consecrated) priesthood, to offer up [those] spiritual sacrifices [that are] acceptable and pleasing to God through Jesus Christ.

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