2 Corinthians 6:10

“As sorrowful, yet alway rejoicing; as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing all things.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

As sorrowfull, yet alway reioycing: as poore, yet making many rich: as hauing nothing, and yet possessing all things.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

as sorrowful yet always rejoicing, as poor yet making many rich, as having nothing yet possessing all things.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

as sorrowful, yet always rejoicing; as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and `yet' possessing all things.
- American Standard Version (1901)

As full of sorrow, but ever glad; as poor, but giving wealth to others; as having nothing, but still having all things.
- Basic English Bible

as grieved, but always rejoicing; as poor, but enriching many; as having nothing, and possessing all things.
- Darby Bible

As sorrowful, yet always rejoicing; as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing all things.
- Webster's Bible

as sad, but we are always joyful; as poor, but we bestow wealth on many; as having nothing, and yet we securely possess all things.
- Weymouth Bible

as sorrowful, yet always rejoicing; as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing all things.
- World English Bible

as sorewful, euere more ioiynge; as hauynge nede, but makynge many men riche; as no thing hauynge, and weldynge alle thingis.
- Wycliffe Bible

as sorrowful, and always rejoicing; as poor, and making many rich; as having nothing, and possessing all things.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Corinthians 6:10


6:10 As sorrowing - For our own manifold imperfections, and for the sins and sufferings of our brethren. Yet always rejoicing - In present peace, love, power, and a sure hope of future glory. As having nothing, yet possessing all things - For all things are ours, if we are Christ's. What a magnificence of thought is this!


People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 6:10


2Co 6:10 As sorrowful, yet alway rejoicing. His suffering caused him grief, yet he rejoiced in hope. As poor, yet making many rich. Without worldly wealth, but carrying the riches of Christ to men. As having nothing, and [yet] possessing all things. Compare 1Co 3:21.

Discussion for 2 Corinthians 6:10

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