2 Corinthians 13:8
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New International Version
For we cannot do anything against the truth, but only for the truth.

New Living Translation
For we cannot oppose the truth, but must always stand for the truth.

English Standard Version
For we cannot do anything against the truth, but only for the truth.

Berean Study Bible
For we cannot do anything against the truth, but only for the truth.

Berean Literal Bible
For we have no power against the truth, but for the truth.

New American Standard Bible
For we can do nothing against the truth, but only for the truth.

King James Bible
For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For we are not able to do anything against the truth, but only for the truth.

International Standard Version
For we cannot do anything against the truth, but only for the truth.

NET Bible
For we cannot do anything against the truth, but only for the sake of the truth.

New Heart English Bible
For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the cause of the truth.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
We can't do anything against the truth but only to help the truth.

New American Standard 1977
For we can do nothing against the truth, but only for the truth.

Jubilee Bible 2000
For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth.

King James 2000 Bible
For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth.

American King James Version
For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth.

American Standard Version
For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For we can do nothing against the truth; but for the truth.

Darby Bible Translation
For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth.

English Revised Version
For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth.

Webster's Bible Translation
For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth.

Weymouth New Testament
For we have no power against the truth, but only for the furtherance of the truth;

World English Bible
For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth.

Young's Literal Translation
for we are not able to do anything against the truth, but for the truth;
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
13:7-10 The most desirable thing we can ask of God, for ourselves and our friends, is to be kept from sin, that we and they may not do evil. We have far more need to pray that we may not do evil, than that we may not suffer evil. The apostle not only desired that they might be kept from sin, but also that they might grow in grace, and increase in holiness. We are earnestly to pray to God for those we caution, that they may cease to do evil, and learn to do well; and we should be glad for others to be strong in the grace of Christ, though it may be the means of showing our own weakness. let us also pray that we may be enabled to make a proper use of all our talents.
Study Bible
Examine Yourselves
7Now we pray to God that you will not do anything wrong—not that we will appear to have stood the test, but that you will do what is right, even if we appear to have failed. 8For we cannot do anything against the truth, but only for the truth. 9In fact, we rejoice when we are weak but you are strong, and our prayer is for your perfection.…
Cross References
2 Corinthians 13:7
Now we pray to God that you will not do anything wrong--not that we will appear to have stood the test, but that you will do what is right, even if we appear to have failed.

2 Corinthians 13:9
In fact, we rejoice when we are weak but you are strong, and our prayer is for your perfection.
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