“Praying us with much intreaty that we would receive the gift, and take upon us the fellowship of the ministering to the saints.”
King James Version (KJV)
8:4 Praying us with much entreaty - Probably St. Paul had lovingly admonished them not to do beyond their power.
2Co 8:4 Praying us with much intreaty. They insisted on doing more than the apostle felt that they ought to do.