2 Corinthians 1:5

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers

King James Version

For as the sufferings of Christ abound in us, so our consolation also aboundeth by Christ.
New King James Version

For as the sufferings of Christ abound in us, so our consolation also abounds through Christ.
New American Standard Bible

For just as the sufferings of Christ are ours (to us) in abundance, so also our comfort is abundant through Christ.
New International Version

For just as the sufferings of Christ flow over into our lives, so also through Christ our comfort over flows.
The Amplified Bible

For just as Christ’s [own] sufferings fall to our lot [as they overflow upon His disciples, and we share and experience them] abundantly, so through Christ comfort (consolation and encouragement) is also [shared and experienced] abundantly by us.
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

Because even as the sufferings of Christ [for righteousness’ sake endured in the opposition of sinners to His ministry on earth] overflow to us, thus our consolation and encouragement [given to others] overflow through Christ.
Phillips’ Modern English

Indeed, experience shows that the more we share in Christ’s immeasurable suffering the more we are able to give of His encouragement.
Williams’ Language of the People

For just as my sufferings for Christ are running over the cup, so through Christ my comfort is running over too.
2 Cor. 1:4 π 2 Cor. 1:6
Scriptures π 2 Corinthians

See Also:

Writings on the Paidion Books Site
That Reference This Scripture

  1. Twelve Reasons for Suffering; The End Time Men - W.W. Fischer When sufferings happen we should realize we are identifying with the Lord’s walk through comparable situations, and because He went through them first He will lead us safely through them.
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