Parallel Verses

Daniel Mace New Testament

it is not my indigence that makes me say this: for I have learn'd, in whatevever state I am, therewith to be content: I know how to be in want,

New American Standard Bible

Not that I speak from want, for I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am.

King James Version

Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content.

Holman Bible

I don't say this out of need, for I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am.

International Standard Version

I am not saying this because I am in any need, for I have learned to be content in whatever situation I am in.

A Conservative Version

Not that I speak regarding need, for I have learned in what things I am to be content.

American Standard Version

Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therein to be content.

Amplified

Not that I am implying that I was in any personal want, for I have learned how to be content (satisfied to the point where I am not disturbed or disquieted) in whatever state I am.

An Understandable Version

I am not saying this because of being in need, for I have learned to be content regardless of my circumstances.

Anderson New Testament

I do not speak in respect to want: for I have learned, in whatever condition I am, to be content.

Bible in Basic English

But I will not say anything about my needs, for I am able, wherever I am, to be dependent on myself.

Common New Testament

Not that I speak from want, for I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am.

Darby Translation

Not that I speak as regards privation, for as to me I have learnt in those circumstances in which I am, to be satisfied in myself.

Godbey New Testament

Not that I speak concerning deficiency: for I have learned to be content with those things amid which I am.

Goodspeed New Testament

Not that I have anything to complain of, for I have learned how to be contented with the condition I am in.

John Wesley New Testament

Not that I speak in respect of want; for I have learned in whatsoever state I am, to be content.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Not that I speak in respect of want, for I have learned, in whatever state I am, to be content.

Julia Smith Translation

Not that I speak concerning want; for I have learned, among whom I am, to be satisfied with my condition.

King James 2000

Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, to be content.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Not that I speak from need, for I have learned to be content in whatever [circumstances] I am.

Modern King James verseion

Not that I speak according to need, for I have learned to be content in whatever state I am.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I speak not because of necessity. For I have learned in whatsoever estate I am, therewith to be content.

Moffatt New Testament

Not that I complain of want, for I have learned how to be content wherever I am.

Montgomery New Testament

Not that I speak as if I were in want, for at least have learned how to be content, whatever happens.

NET Bible

I am not saying this because I am in need, for I have learned to be content in any circumstance.

New Heart English Bible

Not that I speak in respect to lack, for I have learned in whatever state I am, to be content in it.

Noyes New Testament

Not that I speak on account of want; for I have learned, in whatever state I am, therewith to be content.

Sawyer New Testament

Not that I speak of want; for I have learned in whatever circumstances I am to be contented.

The Emphasized Bible

Not that, as to coming short, I am speaking, for, I, have learned, in whatsoever circumstances I am, to be, independent:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Not that I mention this with a view to my indigence: for I have learned in whatever circumstances I am, to be content.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Do not think that I am saying this under the pressure of want. For I, however I am placed, have learned to be independent of circumstances.

Webster

Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatever state I am, with that to be content.

Weymouth New Testament

I do not refer to this through fear of privation, for (for my part)

Williams New Testament

Not that I refer to any personal want, for I have learned to be contented in whatever circumstances I am.

World English Bible

Not that I speak in respect to lack, for I have learned in whatever state I am, to be content in it.

Worrell New Testament

Not that I am speaking in respect of want; for I learned in whatsoever circumstances I am, to be content.

Worsley New Testament

Not that I speak on account of want; for I have learnt in whatever circumstances I am, to be contented.

Youngs Literal Translation

not that in respect of want I say it, for I did learn in the things in which I am -- to be content;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

in respect of
κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428

ὑστέρησις 
Husteresis 
Usage: 1

γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

I
ἐγώ 
Ego 
I, my, me, not tr
Usage: 174

μανθάνω 
manthano 
Usage: 20

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

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

state I am
εἰμί 
Eimi 
I am , am, it is I , be, I was , have been, not tr
Usage: 72

therewith to be
εἶναι 
Einai 
to be, be, was, is, am, are, were, not tr,
Usage: 97

Devotionals

Devotionals about Philippians 4:11

Devotionals containing Philippians 4:11

Images Philippians 4:11

Prayers for Philippians 4:11

Context Readings

Support For Paul's Ministry

10 Now I joyfully thank the Lord, that your concern for me has at length reviv'd. not that you wanted the disposition, but only the opportunity. 11 it is not my indigence that makes me say this: for I have learn'd, in whatevever state I am, therewith to be content: I know how to be in want, 12 I know how to abound: every where, and in every circumstance, I have been prepar'd for fulness or famine, for plenty or penury:


Cross References

2 Corinthians 11:27

expos'd to toil, to fatigue, to frequent watchings, to hunger and thirst, to frequent fastings, to cold and penury.

Philippians 3:8

nay I think them disadvantages when put in competition with the excellency of the knowledge of Jesus Christ my Lord: for whose sake I abandon all these things, and count them as straw, that I may gain Christ,

1 Timothy 6:6-9

Religion indeed with contentment leads to great gain.

Matthew 6:31-34

therefore make no such sollicitous enquiries, as what shall we eat? or what shall we drink? or how shall we be clothed?

2 Corinthians 8:9

for you are sensible of the beneficence of our Lord Jesus Christ; powerful as he was, for your sake he became poor, that you through his poverty might be made rich.

2 Corinthians 9:8

and God is able to make every charitable gift redound to your advantage; that being always sufficiently supply'd in every thing, you may excel in every good work:

Hebrews 10:34

for you were passionately affected for those who were in bonds, and were pleas'd at the seizing of your goods, knowing that you have what is more excellent and lasting.

Hebrews 13:5-6

let your morals be free from avarice, being contented with what you have: for he hath said, "I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee."

Luke 3:14

the soldiers too made the same demand, how are we to act? he answer'd them, injure no man either by violence or by fraud, and be content with your pay.

1 Corinthians 4:11-12

to this very day we suffer both hunger, thirst, and penury: we are buffeted from place to place, as vagabonds:

2 Corinthians 6:10

as sorrowful, though always cheerful; as poor, tho' inriching many; as having nothing, though contented with every thing.



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