2 Corinthians 1:15

“And in this confidence I was minded to come unto you before, that ye might have a second benefit;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And in this confidence I was minded to come vnto you before, that you might haue a second benefit:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

In this confidence I intended at first to come to you, so that you might twice receive a blessing;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And in this confidence I was minded to come first unto you, that ye might have a second benefit;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And being certain of this, it was my purpose to come to you before, so that you might have a second grace;
- Basic English Bible

And with this confidence I purposed to come to you previously, that ye might have a second favour;
- Darby Bible

And in this confidence I purposed to come to you before, that ye might have a second benefit;
- Webster's Bible

It was because I entertained this confidence that I intended to visit you before going elsewhere--so that you might receive a twofold proof of God's favour--
- Weymouth Bible

In this confidence, I was determined to come first to you, that you might have a second benefit;
- World English Bible

And in this tristyng Y wolde first come to you, that ye schulden haue the secounde grace,
- Wycliffe Bible

and in this confidence I was purposing to come unto you before, that a second favour ye might have,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Corinthians 1:15


1:15 In this confidence - That is, being confident of this.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 1:15


2Co 1:15 In this confidence. Of their acknowledgment of his apostleship and rejoicing in him. I was minded to come unto you before. Before going to Macedonia, sailing straight across from Ephesus to Corinth. That ye might have a second benefit. Two visits, one as Paul went to Macedonia, and one on his return. All this is explained in 2Co 1:16.

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