19 occurrences in 39 translations

'For Us' in the Bible

who encourages us in all our affliction, in order for us to be able to encourage those in every affliction, through the encouragement of which we ourselves are encouraged by God.

For we do not want you to be ignorant, brothers, about our affliction that happened to us in Asia, because we were extraordinarily weighed down, above strength, so as for us to despair even to be alive.

Troubles are round us on every side, but we are not shut in; things are hard for us, but we see a way out of them;

Because we are certain that he who made the Lord Jesus come back from the dead, will do the same for us, and will give us a place in his glory with you.

For Christ's love for us motivates us, because we have concluded that, [since] one person [i.e., Christ] died for all people, so then all people have died. [Note: This may mean simply that Christ died for all people, who were dead in their sins].

as for us, we give no occasion of offence, that our ministry may not be blamed:

There is no lack of room for you in [our hearts], but you lack room in your own affections [for us].

{Make room for us in your hearts}. We have wronged no one, we have ruined no one, we have defrauded no one.

I do not speak this to condemn you, for I have said before that you are in our hearts for us to die together, and to live together.

So although I wrote unto you, I wrote not for his cause that did the wrong, nor for his cause that suffered the wrong, but that your earnest care for us might be made manifest unto you in the sight of God.

for us to call on Titus, that even as he began before, so he would also complete this grace to you also.

Now as you abound and excel and are at the front in everything -- "in faith, in expressing yourselves, in knowledge, in all zeal, and in your love for us -- "[see to it that you come to the front now and] abound and excel in this gracious work [of almsgiving] also.

Therefore the manifestations of your love, and of your boasting for us, shew ye to them, and to the face of the churches.

But we will not boast ourselves with respect to regions not measured to us; but according to the measure of the line which God, who measures, has appointed for us to reach even to you.

to preach the gospel in places beyond you; and not to boast in another's province of things ready prepared for us.

To my discredit, I must say, we have shown ourselves too weak [for you to show such tolerance of us and for us to do strong, courageous things like that to you]! But in whatever any person is bold and dares [to boast] -- "mind you, I am speaking in this foolish (witless) way -- "I also am bold and dare [to boast].

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain