Galatians 2:8

“(For he that wrought effectually in Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision, the same was mighty in me toward the Gentiles:)”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Galatians 2:8

(For he that wrought effectually in Peter to the Apostleship of the circumcision, the same was mightie in me towards the Gentiles.)
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

(for He who effectually worked for Peter in {his} apostleship to the circumcised effectually worked for me also to the Gentiles),
- New American Standard Version (1995)

(for he that wrought for Peter unto the apostleship of the circumcision wrought for me also unto the Gentiles);
- American Standard Version (1901)

(Because he who was working in Peter as the Apostle of the circumcision was working no less in me among the Gentiles);
- Basic English Bible

(for he that wrought in Peter for [the] apostleship of the circumcision wrought also in me towards the Gentiles,)
- Darby Bible

(For he that wrought effectually in Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision, the same was mighty in me towards the Gentiles:)
- Webster's Bible

for He who had been at work within Peter with a view to his Apostleship to the Jews had also been at work within me with a view to my Apostleship to the Gentiles--
- Weymouth Bible

(for he who appointed Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision appointed me also to the Gentiles);
- World English Bible

for he that wrouyte to Petre in apostlehed of circumcisioun, wrouyte also to me among the hethene;
- Wycliffe Bible

for He who did work with Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision, did work also in me in regard to the nations,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Galatians 2:8

Wesley's Notes for Galatians 2:8


2:8 For he that wrought effectually in Peter for the apostleship of the circumcision - To qualify him for, and support him in, the discharge of that office to the Jews. Wrought likewise effectually in and by me - For and in the discharge of my office toward the gentiles.


People's Bible Notes for Galatians 2:8


Ga 2:8 For he that wrought effectually in Peter. As Christ gave Peter the wisdom, knowledge and power needful to establish the church among the Jews, so he had fully endowed Paul for a similar work among the Gentiles.

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