2 Corinthians 6:12

“Ye are not straitened in us, but ye are straitened in your own bowels.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Yee are not straitened in vs, but yee are straitned in your owne bowels.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You are not restrained by us, but you are restrained in your own affections.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Ye are not straitened in us, but ye are straitened in your own affections.
- American Standard Version (1901)

It is not our feelings to you which are narrow, but yours to us.
- Basic English Bible

Ye are not straitened in us, but ye are straitened in your affections;
- Darby Bible

Ye are not straitened in us, but ye are straitened in your own bowels.
- Webster's Bible

There is no narrowness in our love to you: the narrowness is in your own feelings.
- Weymouth Bible

You are not restricted by us, but you are restricted by your own affections.
- World English Bible

ye ben not angwischid in vs, but ye ben anguischid in youre inwardnessis.
- Wycliffe Bible

ye are not straitened in us, and ye are straitened in your [own] bowels,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Corinthians 6:12


6:12 Ye are not straitened in us - Our heart is wide enough to receive you all. But ye are straitened in your own bowels - Your hearts are shut up, and so not capable of the blessings ye might enjoy.


People's Bible Notes for 2 Corinthians 6:12


2Co 6:12 Ye are not straitened in us. Our heart is large enough to embrace you all. But ye are straitened in your own bowels. It is you who are straitened; your hearts are confined so that you do not give me free admission. After the noble portraiture of what he suffered for them, he proceeds to affectionate entreaty.

Discussion for 2 Corinthians 6:12

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