Romans 12:8

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers

King James Version

Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.
New King James Version

he who exhorts, in exhortation; he who gives, with liberality; he who leads, with diligence; he who shows mercy, with cheerfulness.
New American Standard Bible

or he who exhorts, in his exhortation; he who gives, with liberality (or, simplicity); he who leads (gives aid), with diligence; he who shows mercy, with cheerfulness.
New International Version

if it is encouraging, let him encourage; if it is contributing to the needs of others, let him give generously; if it is leadership, let him govern diligently; if it is showing mercy, let him do it cheerfully.
The Amplified Bible

He who exhorts (encourages), to his exhortation; he who contributes, let him do it in simplicity and liberality; he who gives aid and superintends, with zeal and singleness of mind; he who does acts of mercy, with genuine cheerfulness and joyful eagerness.
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

or he who exhorts, within the sphere of exhortation; the one who distributes of his earthly possessions, in the sphere of an unostentatious simplicity; the one who is placed in a position of authority, with intense eagerness and effort; the one who shows mercy, with a joyous abandon.
Phillips’ Modern English

and if our gift be the stimulating of the faith of others let us set ourselves to it. Let the man who is called to give, give freely; let the man in authority work with enthusiasm; and let the man who feels sympathy for his fellows in distress help them cheerfully.
Williams’ Language of the People

or of one who encourages others, in the field of encouragement; or one who gives his money, with liberality, or one who leads others, with earnestness; or one who does deeds of charity, with cheerfulness.
Rom. 12:7 π Rom. 12:9
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