2 Corinthians 1:4

“Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Who comforteth vs in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort, wherewith we our selues are comforted of God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

who comforts us in all our affliction so that we will be able to comfort those who are in any affliction with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

who comforteth us in all our affliction, that we may be able to comfort them that are in any affliction, through the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Who gives us comfort in all our troubles, so that we may be able to give comfort to others who are in trouble, through the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
- Basic English Bible

who encourages us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to encourage those who are in any tribulation whatever, through the encouragement with which we ourselves are encouraged of God.
- Darby Bible

Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them who are in any trouble by the consolation with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
- Webster's Bible

He comforts us in our every affliction so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any kind of affliction by means of the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
- Weymouth Bible

who comforts us in all our affliction, that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, through the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
- World English Bible

which coumfortith vs in al oure tribulacioun, that also we moun coumforte hem, that ben in al diseese, bi the monestyng bi which also we ben monestid of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

who is comforting us in all our tribulation, for our being able to comfort those in any tribulation through the comfort with which we are comforted ourselves by God;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Corinthians 1:4


1:4 Who comforteth us in all our affliction, that we may be able to comfort them who are in any affliction - He that has experienced one kind of affliction is able to comfort others in that affliction. He that has experienced all kinds of affliction is able to comfort them in all.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 1:4


2Co 1:4 Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, etc. He who had tribulation and has learned the comfort of faith in God is best fitted to comfort others.

Discussion for 2 Corinthians 1:4

  • ANDREW SLONE for verse 4
    PAUL IS A GREAT TEACHER, AND ONE WHO WAS AS CLOSE TO CHRIST AS ANY OF THE APOSTLES, ALTHOUGH, HE WAS NOT ONE OF THEM HE DID MORE, AND WROTE MORE BOOKS, OF THE NEW TESTAMEN, THAN ALL OF THE APOSTLES, WE GIVE GOD ALL THE PRAISE HONOR AND GLORY!!

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