2 Corinthians 8:20

Greek/English Interlinear with Strong’s Numbers

King James Version

Avoiding this, that no man should blame us in this abundance which is administered by us:
New King James Version

avoiding this: that anyone should blame us in this lavish gift which is administered by us -
New American Standard Bible

taking precaution (avoiding this) that no one should discredit us in our administration of this generous gift;
New International Version

We want to avoid any criticism of the way we administer this liberal gift.
The Amplified Bible

[For] we are on our guard, intending that no one should find anything for which to blame us in regard to our administration of this large contribution.
Wuest’s Expanded Translation

arranging this for ourselves lest anyone find fault with us in this great liberality which is being ministered by us.
Phillips’ Modern English

Naturally we want to avoid the slightest breath of criticism in the distribution of their gifts,
Williams’ Language of the People

I am arranging it so that no one can blame me in the matter of this munificent fund that is being handled by me.
2 Cor. 8:19 π 2 Cor. 8:21
Scriptures π 2 Corinthians

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