2 Corinthians 7:10

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers


King James Version

For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world worketh death.
New King James Version

For godly sorrow produces repentance leading to salvation, not to be regretted; but the sorrow of the world produces death.
New American Standard Bible

For the sorrow that is according to the will of God produces a repentance without regret, leading to salvation; but the sorrow of the world produces death.
New International Version

Godly sorrow brings repentance that leads to salvation and leaves no regret, but worldly sorrow brings death.
The Amplified Bible

For godly grief and the pain ‘God is permitted to direct, produce a repentance that leads and contributes to salvation and deliverance from evil, and it never brings regret; but worldly grief (the hopeless sorrow that is characteristic of the pagan world) is deadly [breeding and ending in death].
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

for the grief which is according to the will of God achieves a repentance which leads to salvation, a repentance which has no regret. But the grief which is exercised by the world in its outworking results in death.
Phillips’ Modern English

The sorrow which God uses means a change of heart and leads to salvation without regret – it is the world’s sorrow that is such a deadly thing.
Williams’ Language of the People

For the sorrow that comes in accordance with the will of God results in repentance that leads to salvation and leaves no regrets; but the sorrow the world produces results in death.
 
2 Cor. 7:9 π 2 Cor. 7:11
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See Also:


Writings on the Paidion Books Site
That Reference This Scripture

  1. The Do Nothing Gospel; - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) Some are teaching that any work whatsoever is “self-effort” so as to be saved or a return to law as a way to earn one’s salvation. But is this so?

  2. One Hundred and Seven Theses - Steve Camp Christianity today is increasingly dominated by the spirit of this age rather than the Spirit of Christ. We call ourselves to repent of this sin and to recover the historic Christian faith in the arts again.
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