2 Corinthians 8:6

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers

King James Version

Insomuch that we desired Titus, that as he had begun, so he would also finish in you the same grace also.
New King James Version

So we urged Titus, that as he had begun, so he would also complete this grace in you as well.
New American Standard Bible

Consequently we urged Titus that as he had previously made a beginning, so he would also complete in you this gracious work as well.
New International Version

So we urged Titus, since he had earlier made a beginning, to bring also to completion this act of grace on your part.
The Amplified Bible

So much so that we have urged Titus that as he began it, he should also complete this beneficial and gracious contribution among you [the ekklesia at Corinth].
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

with the result that we exhorted Titus that, even as he made a beginning on a previous occasion, thus also he would complete in you this grace also.
Phillips’ Modern English

Now this was made us ask Titus, who began this task, to complete it by arranging for you to share in this work of generosity.
Williams’ Language of the People

So that I insisted that Titus, as he had formerly commenced it, should bring to completion this gracious contribution among you too.
2 Cor. 8:5 π 2 Cor. 8:7
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  1. My Son, My Son; Twisted Scriptures - Neil Girrard - ( in Adobe/pdf format ) The “spiritual fathering” teachers, from Paul and Peter calling Timothy, Titus, Onesimus and Mark their “sons,” have concocted a teaching that says that all men must have a “spiritual father” and any one who does not have one is an orphan who is destitute of any real place in the order and family of God. Is this the truth?
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