2 Corinthians 4:15

“For all things are for your sakes, that the abundant grace might through the thanksgiving of many redound to the glory of God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For all things are for your sakes, that the abundāt grace might, through the thankesgiuing of many, redound to the glory of God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For all things {are} for your sakes, so that the grace which is spreading to more and more people may cause the giving of thanks to abound to the glory of God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For all things `are' for your sakes, that the grace, being multiplied through the many, may cause the thanksgiving to abound unto the glory of God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For we go through all things on account of you, because the greater the number to whom the grace is given, the greater is the praise to the glory of God.
- Basic English Bible

For all things [are] for your sakes, that the grace abounding through the many may cause thanksgiving to abound to the glory of God.
- Darby Bible

For all things are for your sakes, that the abundant grace may, through the thanksgiving of many, redound to the glory of God.
- Webster's Bible

For everything is for your sakes, in order that grace, being more richly bestowed because of the thanksgivings of the increased number, may more and more promote the glory of God.
- Weymouth Bible

For all things are for your sakes, that the grace, being multiplied through the many, may cause the thanksgiving to abound to the glory of God.
- World English Bible

And alle thingis for you, that a plenteuouse grace bi many thankyngis be plenteuouse in to the glorie of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

for the all things [are] because of you, that the grace having been multiplied, because of the thanksgiving of the more, may abound to the glory of God;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Corinthians 4:15


4:15 For all things - Whether adverse or prosperous. Are for your sakes - For the profit of all that believe, as well as all that preach. That the overflowing grace - Which continues you alive both in soul and body. Might abound yet more through the thanksgiving of many - For thanksgiving invites more: abundant grace.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 4:15


2Co 4:15 For all things [are] for your sakes. Our suffering, our dying daily, and the glorious hope, and the result of these things is that the thanksgiving of multitudes of the saved should "redound to the glory of God".

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