2 Corinthians 1:20

“For all the promises of God in him are yea, and in him Amen, unto the glory of God by us.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For all the promises of God in him are Yea, and in him Amen, vnto the glory of God by vs.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For as many as are the promises of God, in Him they are yes; therefore also through Him is our Amen to the glory of God through us.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For how many soever be the promises of God, in him is the yea: wherefore also through him is the Amen, unto the glory of God through us.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For he is the Yes to all the undertakings of God: and by him all the words of God are made certain and put into effect, to the glory of God through us.
- Basic English Bible

For whatever promises of God [there are], in him is the yea, and in him the amen, for glory to God by us.
- Darby Bible

For all the promises of God in him are yea, and in him Amen, to the glory of God by us.
- Webster's Bible

For all the promises of God, whatever their number, have their confirmation in Him; and for this reason through Him also our "Amen" acknowledges their truth and promotes the glory of God through our faith.
- Weymouth Bible

For however many are the promises of God, in him is the "Yes." Therefore also through him is the "Amen," to the glory of God through us.
- World English Bible

For whi hou many euer ben biheestis of God, in thilke is, `that is, ben fillid. And therfor and bi hym we seien amen to God, to oure glorie.
- Wycliffe Bible

for as many as [are] promises of God, in him [are] the Yes, and in him the Amen, for glory to God through us;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Corinthians 1:20


1:20 For all the promises of God are yea and amen in him - Are surely established in and through him. They are yea with respect to God promising; amen, with respect to men believing; yea, with respect to the apostles; amen, with respect to their hearers.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 1:20


2Co 1:20 For all the promises of God in him [are] yea. They are sure and positive.

Discussion for 2 Corinthians 1

  • Bro, Chigozie
    We Are To Comfort One Another Who Were Undergoing De Same Trials Of Faith Persecution Or Tribulation With Us, Truly Heaven Is Real,
  • Brianna vs. 11
    Verse 11 highlights the strength of the power of prayer. Here, Paul states that one way to help others is to pray for them. Just as prayer helped Peter escape unjust imprisonment, when we offer heartfelt prayer in the behalf of others, Jehovah God will certainly take notice.
  • Linda hollilman
    We are told how God suffered for us so we would not know pain and suffering. In our souls and how we can go to the throne for grace and obtain mercy
  • Peter Nwogu Okim
    the chapter deals with how our lives should be as Christian s and how we should respond to challenging situations that may threaten our faith, knowing that at the end we can only come out more stronger than we started. glory to God for ever.
  • Peter Nwogu Okim
    the chapter deals with how our lives should be as Christian s and how we should respond to challenging situations that may threaten our faith, knowing that at the end we can only come out more stronger than we started. glory to God for ever.
  • Peter KAPAKLIS
    THERE IS MEANT TO BE A FULL STOP AFTER -NO MARRIAGE IS FOR LIFE JESUS IS THE GROOM THE CHURCH IS THE BRIDE JESUS WILL NOT MARRY A DEFILED BRIDE GOD BLESS YOU ALL.AMEN

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