2 Corinthians 10:16

“To preach the gospel in the regions beyond you, and not to boast in another man's line of things made ready to our hand.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

To preach the Gospel in the regions beyond you, and not to boast in another mans line of things made ready to our hand.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

so as to preach the gospel even to the regions beyond you, {and} not to boast in what has been accomplished in the sphere of another.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

so as to preach the gospel even unto the parts beyond you, `and' not to glory in another's province in regard of things ready to our hand.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So that we may be able to go on and take the good news to countries still farther away than you are, and not take credit for another man's work in making things ready to our hand.
- Basic English Bible

to announce the glad tidings to that [which is] beyond you, not to be boasting in another's rule of things made ready to hand.
- Darby Bible

To preach the gospel in the regions beyond you, and not to boast in another man's line of things made ready to our hand.
- Webster's Bible

and shall tell the Good News in the districts beyond you, not boasting in another man's sphere about work already done by him.
- Weymouth Bible

so as to preach the Good News even to the parts beyond you, not to boast in what someone else has already done.
- World English Bible

also to preche in to tho thingis that ben biyendis you, not to haue glorie in othere mennus reule, in these thingis that ben maad redi.
- Wycliffe Bible

in the [places] beyond you to proclaim good news, not in another's line in regard to the things made ready, to boast;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Corinthians 10:16


10:16 In the regions beyond you - To the west and south, where the gospel had not yet been preached.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 10:16


2Co 10:16 To preach the gospel in the [regions] beyond you. Where no man has yet preached.

Discussion for 2 Corinthians 10:16

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