2 Corinthians 1:18

“But as God is true, our word toward you was not yea and nay.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But as God is true, our word toward you, was not yea and nay.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But as God is faithful, our word to you is not yes and no.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But as God is faithful, our word toward you is not yea and nay.
- American Standard Version (1901)

As God is true, our word to you is not Yes and No.
- Basic English Bible

Now God [is] faithful, that our word to you is not yea and nay.
- Darby Bible

But as God is true, our word towards you was not yea and nay.
- Webster's Bible

As certainly as God is faithful, our language to you is not now "Yes" and now "No."
- Weymouth Bible

But as God is faithful, our word toward you was not "Yes and no."
- World English Bible

But God is trewe, for oure word that was at you is and is not, is not ther ynne, but is is in it.
- Wycliffe Bible

and God [is] faithful, that our word unto you became not Yes and No,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Corinthians 1:18


1:18 Our word to you - The whole tenor of our doctrine. Hath not been yea and nay - Wavering and uncertain.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 1:18


2Co 1:18 Our word toward you was not yea and nay. That is, ambiguous and unreliable.

Discussion for 2 Corinthians 1

  • Brianna
    Vs. 4 Our God has supplied us comfort through the pages of the Bible. Many of the persons in the Bible serve as an example to us. As we read their examples and overcome trials we can be a source of encouragement to others. May we heed the counsel Matt. 28:19,20 and share the good news.
  • Geraldine Cole
    Praise Jesus u right Peter K.marrage is only for this world their is No marriage in heaven with man and women if u were marry here thats it. Praise the Lord we will Just deal with spiritual issus then what a time it will be just to see Jesus the one who died for me so let love one another and be good to one another don't let the devil trick u out of your life with Jesus he wants your soul Amen
  • Johnnie Mae Harris
    All powers are in the hands of God through our savior Christ Jesus and through Faith we all are partakers of that Divine Love. There's no yea or nay but only through that Love and Faith is yea in the heart of God but through our Lord and Savior Christ Jesus. Amen
  • 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.
  • 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.

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