2 Corinthians 3:16

“Nevertheless when it shall turn to the Lord, the vail shall be taken away.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Neuerthelesse, when it shall turne to the Lord, the vaile shall be taken away.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

but whenever a person turns to the Lord, the veil is taken away.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But whensoever it shall turn to the Lord, the veil is taken away.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But when it is turned to the Lord, the veil will be taken away.
- Basic English Bible

But when it shall turn to [the] Lord, the veil is taken away.)
- Darby Bible

Nevertheless, when it shall turn to the Lord, the vail shall be taken away.
- Webster's Bible

But whenever the heart of the nation shall have returned to the Lord, the veil will be withdrawn.
- Weymouth Bible

But whenever one turns to the Lord, the veil is taken away.
- World English Bible

But whanne Israel schal be conuertid to God, the veil schal be don awei.
- Wycliffe Bible

and whenever they may turn unto the Lord, the vail is taken away.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Corinthians 3:16


3:16 When it - Their heart. Shall turn to the Lord - To Christ, by living faith. The veil is taken away - That very moment; and they see, with the utmost clearness, how all the types and prophecies of the law are fully accomplished in him.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 3:16


2Co 3:16 When it shall turn to the Lord. The heart. The vail shall be taken away. Then the veil of blindness will fall away so that they will see clearly.

Discussion for 2 Corinthians 3:16

  • When it shall turn to the Lord - (when you have surrendered or totally given your heart over to the Lord in faith) The Veil shall be taken away - (you are now able to view or see, through divine revelation and accomplish what the Lord commands

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