2 Corinthians 10:6

“And having in a readiness to revenge all disobedience, when your obedience is fulfilled.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And hauing in a readinesse to reuenge all disobedience, when your obedience is fulfilled.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and we are ready to punish all disobedience, whenever your obedience is complete.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and being in readiness to avenge all disobedience, when your obedience shall be made full.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Being ready to give punishment to whatever is against his authority, after you have made it clear that you are completely under his control.
- Basic English Bible

and having in readiness to avenge all disobedience when your obedience shall have been fulfilled.
- Darby Bible

And having in a readiness to avenge all disobedience, when your obedience is fulfilled.
- Webster's Bible

while we hold ourselves in readiness to punish every act of disobedience, as soon as ever you as a Church have fully shown your obedience.
- Weymouth Bible

and being in readiness to avenge all disobedience, when your obedience will be made full.
- World English Bible

And we han redi to venge al vnobedience, whanne youre obedience schal be fillid.
- Wycliffe Bible

and being in readiness to avenge every disobedience, whenever your obedience may be fulfilled.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Corinthians 10:6


10:6 Being in readiness to avenge all disobedience - Not only by spiritual censure, but miraculous punishments. When your obedience is fulfilled - When the sound part of you have given proof of your obedience, so that I am in no danger of punishing the innocent with the guilty.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 10:6


2Co 10:6 To revenge all disobedience. These spiritual weapons are ready to punish all disobedience at Corinth, when time had been given for all who are disposed to be obedient to show it.

Discussion for 2 Corinthians 10

  • BSP
    Verse 4 shows that we are to be engaged in a spiritual warfare and not a physical one.
  • BSP
    Verse 5 shows that we need to be in control of our thoughts. We don't want to let bad thoughts consume us, but we want to be the conquerors of our own minds.
  • Adebanke Jesulodu for verse 5
    It means "Our thought has great influence over our life." that is the reason why God says, we should not be ignorant of the devices of the devil,
  • Barbara for verse 4
    Amen for all comments Boy have I been fussing and fighting an I know that nopt me but the lord put this fighting against flesh blood I was amaze how holy spirit can truly speak too you I 'am seeking him harder then before this such a blessing that God people are still their feeding some like me the holy scripture thanks God bless you
  • Christine for verse 6
    Jesus sayS if you love me you will obeY me
  • Neil
    As a counsellor I see the power of strongholds sometimes called a home for thoughts in our heads as the greatest problem people face. At some point in their lives they have believed a lie or several lies. These lies must be replaced with the truth of God that we may be free indeed. Satan as the Father of all lies will allways use that weapon. Our greatest weapon is truth.

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