“I have coveted no man's silver, or gold, or apparel.”
King James Version (KJV)
20:33 I have coveted - Here the apostle begins the other branch of his farewell discourse, like old Samuel, #1Sam 12:3|, taking his leave of the children of Israel.
Ac 20:33,34 I have coveted no man's silver. No motives of self-interest could induce him to labor in the work to which he was called. It offered no earthly emoluments. We have found that at Corinth he worked with his own hands for support. We here learn that he did the same thing at Ephesus. See Ac 18:3 2Th 3:10-12 1Co 4:11,12. He also warns Timothy to flee from the love of money as hurtful, an admonition that should never be forgotten (see 1Ti 6:10).
I haue coueted no mans siluer, or golde, or apparell.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan
"I have coveted no one's silver or gold or clothes.
- New American Standard Version (1995)
I coveted no man's silver, or gold, or apparel.
- American Standard Version (1901)
I have had no desire for any man's silver or gold or clothing.
- Basic English Bible
I have coveted [the] silver or gold or clothing of no one.
- Darby Bible
I have coveted no man's silver, or gold, or apparel.
- Webster's Bible
No one's silver or gold or clothing have I coveted.
- Weymouth Bible
I coveted no one's silver, or gold, or clothing.
- World English Bible
And of no man Y coueitide siluer, and gold, ether cloth, as you silf witen;
- Wycliffe Bible
`The silver or gold or garments of no one did I covet;
- Youngs Literal Bible