Philippians 3:7

“But what things were gain to me, those I counted loss for Christ.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But what things were gaine to me, those I counted losse for Christ.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But whatever things were gain to me, those things I have counted as loss for the sake of Christ.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Howbeit what things were gain to me, these have I counted loss for Christ.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But those things which were profit to me, I gave up for Christ.
- Basic English Bible

but what things were gain to me these I counted, on account of Christ, loss.
- Darby Bible

But what things were gain to me, those I counted loss for Christ.
- Webster's Bible

Yet all that was gain to me--for Christ's sake I have reckoned it loss.
- Weymouth Bible

However, what things were gain to me, these have I counted loss for Christ.
- World English Bible

But whiche thingis weren to me wynnyngis, Y haue demed these apeyryngis for Crist.
- Wycliffe Bible

But what things were to me gains, these I have counted, because of the Christ, loss;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Philippians 3:7


3:7 But all these things, which I then accounted gain, which were once my confidence, my glory, and joy, those, ever since I have believed, I have accounted loss, nothing worth in comparison of Christ.


People's Bible Notes for Philippians 3:7


Php 3:7 But what things were gain to me, those I counted loss for Christ. These things which were counted as a gain he now counts as nothing; nay, as loss, instead of gain for Christ. Instead of saving him, a trust in them would have been eternal ruin.

Discussion for Philippians 3:7

  • Oluwole Gabriel for verse 7
    matt10;37-39he that loveth father or mother more than me is not worthy of me;and he that loves son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me;he that takes not his cross and follow me is not worthy of me;he that finds his live shall lose it;and he that lose his live for my sake shall find it.matt6;24no man can serve two masters ;for either he will hate the one,and love the other,or else he will hold to the one ,and despise the other,you cannot serve God and mammon

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