|English Standard Version (© 2001)|
The point is this: whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully.
King James Bible
But this I say, He which soweth sparingly shall reap also sparingly; and he which soweth bountifully shall reap also bountifully.
American Standard Version
But this I say, He that soweth sparingly shall reap also sparingly; and he that soweth bountifully shall reap also bountifully.
Young's Literal Translation
And this: He who is sowing sparingly, sparingly also shall reap; and he who is sowing in blessings, in blessings also shall reap;
2 Corinthians 9:6 Additional TranslationsVincent's Word Studies
Bountifully (ἐπ' εὐλογίαις)
Lit., with blessings. Compare 1 Corinthians 9:10, "plow in hope (ἐπ' ἐλπίδι)."
2 Corinthians 9:6 Parallel CommentariesBlessing Blessings Bountifully Crop Forget Full Generously Hand Measure Point Produce Puts Reap Remember Seeds Small Soweth Sowing Sows Sparingly Spirit WritingsBlessing Blessings Bountifully Crop Forget Full Generously Hand Measure Point Produce Puts Reap Remember Seeds Small Soweth Sowing Sows Sparingly Spirit WritingsThe ESV® Bible (The Holy Bible, English Standard Version®) copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers.
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Proverbs 11:24 One gives freely, yet grows all the richer; another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want.
Proverbs 11:25 Whoever brings blessing will be enriched, and one who waters will himself be watered.
Proverbs 19:17 Whoever is generous to the poor lends to the LORD, and he will repay him for his deed.
Proverbs 22:9 Whoever has a bountiful eye will be blessed, for he shares his bread with the poor.
2 Corinthians 9:5 So I thought it necessary to urge the brothers to go on ahead to you and arrange in advance for the gift you have promised, so that it may be ready as a willing gift, not as an exaction.
Galatians 6:7 Do not be deceived: God is not mocked, for whatever one sows, that will he also reap.
Galatians 6:9 And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up.