2 Corinthians 10:18

“For not he that commendeth himself is approved, but whom the Lord commendeth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For, not he that commendeth himselfe is approued, but whom the Lord commendeth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For it is not he who commends himself that is approved, but he whom the Lord commends.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For not he that commendeth himself is approved, but whom the Lord commendeth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the Lord's approval of a man is not dependent on his opinion of himself, but on the Lord's opinion of him.
- Basic English Bible

For not *he* that commends himself is approved, but whom the Lord commends.
- Darby Bible

For not he that commendeth himself is approved, but whom the Lord commendeth.
- Webster's Bible

For it is not the man that commends himself who is really approved, but he whom the Lord commends.
- Weymouth Bible

For it isn't he who commends himself who is approved, but whom the Lord commends.
- World English Bible

For not he that comendith hym silf is preuyd, but whom God comendith.
- Wycliffe Bible

for not he who is commending himself is approved, but he whom the Lord doth commend.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 10:18


2Co 10:18 Whom the Lord commandeth is the one who hath approval; not he who commends himself; a hint to every disciple and preacher. Let our works and life speak for us, not our lips.

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