2 Corinthians 11:7

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers


King James Version

Have I committed an offence in abasing myself that ye might be exalted, because I have preached to you the gospel of God freely?
New King James Version

Did I commit sin in humbling myself that you might be exalted, because I preached the gospel of God to you free of charge?
New American Standard Bible

Or did I commit a sin in humbling myself that you might be exalted, because I preached the gospel of God to you without charge?
New International Version

Was it a sin for me to lower myself in order to elevate you by preaching the gospel of God to you free of charge?
The Amplified Bible

But did I perhaps make a mistake and do you a wrong in debasing and cheapening myself so that you might be exalted and enriched in dignity and honor and happiness, by preaching God’s Gospel without expense to you?
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

Or, did I commit a sin in humbling myself [in supporting myself making tents] in order that you might be exalted [in spiritual privileges] because I preached the good news of God to you without charge?
Phillips’ Modern English

Perhaps I made a mistake in lowering myself (though I did it to raise you up) by preaching the gospel of God without a fee?
Williams’ Language of the People

Did I do wrong in taking a lowly place to let you have an exalted one, in that I preached the good news about God to you without accepting any pay?
 
2 Cor. 11:6 π 2 Cor. 11:8
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  1. First Fruits, Tithes and Offerings - Darryl Samuels - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) A brother confronted with erroneous and false teachings about tithes and offerings, especially the “first fruits,” shares the results of his decision to research the Bible for himself.

  2. I Have Not Sent ThemNeil Girrard By what means can we test the men and women who come along claiming to be “apostles” sent by the Lord to proclaim the way of the Lord?

  3. 8. The Question of Finance; The Normal Christian Church Life - Watchman Nee Though the Book of Acts supplies many minute details regarding the work of an apostle, the one subject which from a human standpoint is of paramount importance in the carrying on of any work is not dealt with at all.

  4. What the Apostolic Ministry IS NOT! - Darryl Samuels & Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) The truth about apostles and their work challenges what many believe – and practice!
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