Philippians 1:8

“For God is my record, how greatly I long after you all in the bowels of Jesus Christ.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For God is my record, how greatly I long after you all, in the bowels of Iesus Christ.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For God is my witness, how I long for you all with the affection of Christ Jesus.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For God is my witness, how I long after you all in the tender mercies of Christ Jesus.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For God is my witness, how my love goes out to you all in the loving mercies of Christ Jesus.
- Basic English Bible

For God is my witness how I long after you all in [the] bowels of Christ Jesus.
- Darby Bible

For God is my witness, how greatly I long after you all in the bowels of Jesus Christ.
- Webster's Bible

For God is my witness how I yearn over all of you with tender Christian affection.
- Weymouth Bible

For God is my witness, how I long after all of you in the tender mercies of Christ Jesus.
- World English Bible

For God is a witnesse to me, hou Y coueyte alle you in the bowelis of Jhesu Crist.
- Wycliffe Bible

For God is my witness, how I long for you all in the bowels of Jesus Christ,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Philippians 1:8


1:8 I long for you with the bowels of Jesus Christ - In Paul, not Paul lives, but Jesus Christ. Therefore he longs for them with the bowels, the tenderness, not of Paul, but of Jesus Christ.


People's Bible Notes for Philippians 1:8


Php 1:8 How greatly I long after you. Love you and long for your presence. In the bowels of Jesus Christ. "In the tender mercies of Jesus Christ" (Revised Version). With a tender love like that of Christ.

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