2 Corinthians 2:9

“For to this end also did I write, that I might know the proof of you, whether ye be obedient in all things.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For to this end also did I write, that I might know the proofe of you, whether ye be obedient in all things.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For to this end also I wrote, so that I might put you to the test, whether you are obedient in all things.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For to this end also did I write, that I might know the proof of you, whether ye are obedient in all things.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And for the same reason I sent you a letter so that I might be certain of your desire to do my orders in all things.
- Basic English Bible

For to this end also I have written, that I might know, by putting you to the test, if as to everything ye are obedient.
- Darby Bible

For to this end also I wrote, that I might know the proof of you, whether ye are obedient in all things.
- Webster's Bible

For in writing to you I have also this object in view--to discover by experience whether you are prepared to be obedient in every respect.
- Weymouth Bible

For to this end I also wrote, that I might know the proof of you, whether you are obedient in all things.
- World English Bible

For whi therfor Y wroot this, that Y knowe youre preuyng, whether in alle thingis ye ben obedient.
- Wycliffe Bible

for, for this also did I write, that I might know the proof of you, whether in regard to all things ye are obedient.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 2:9


2Co 2:9 For to this end also did I write. One object of his writing was to test their obedience. Whether ye be obedient in all things. He commanded positively in 1Co 5:11,13.

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