Philippians 2:26

“For he longed after you all, and was full of heaviness, because that ye had heard that he had been sick.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Philippians 2:26

For hee longed after you all, and was full of heauinesse, because that yee had heard that he had bene sicke.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

because he was longing for you all and was distressed because you had heard that he was sick.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

since he longed after you all, and was sore troubled, because ye had heard that he was sick:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because his heart was with you all, and he was greatly troubled because you had news that he was ill:
- Basic English Bible

since he had a longing desire after you all, and was distressed because ye had heard that he was sick;
- Darby Bible

For he longed after you all, and was full of heaviness, because ye had heard that he was sick.
- Webster's Bible

I send him because he is longing to see you all and is distressed at your having heard of his illness.
- Weymouth Bible

since he longed for you all, and was very troubled, because you had heard that he was sick.
- World English Bible

For he desiride you alle, and he was sorewful, therfor that ye herden that he was sijk.
- Wycliffe Bible

seeing he was longing after you all, and in heaviness, because ye heard that he ailed,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Philippians 2:26

Wesley's Notes for Philippians 2:26


2:26 He was full of heaviness - Because he supposed you would be afflicted at hearing that he was sick.


People's Bible Notes for Philippians 2:26


Php 2:26 For he longed after you all. Was very desirous to see you. And was full of heaviness. Heart-sickness. Because that ye had heard that he had been sick. We thus learn that their messenger had a serious sickness while in Rome. Of course the news of this caused great anxiety at home.

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