2 Corinthians 9:6
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English Standard Version
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.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Now this I say: He who soweth sparingly, shall also reap sparingly: and he who soweth in blessings, shall also reap blessings.

English Revised Version
But this I say, He that soweth sparingly shall reap also sparingly; and he that soweth bountifully shall reap also bountifully.

Webster's Bible Translation
But this I say, He who soweth sparingly, shall reap also sparingly; and he who soweth bountifully, shall reap also bountifully.

Weymouth New Testament
But do not forget that he who sows with a niggardly hand will also reap a niggardly crop, and that he who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully.

2 Corinthians 9:6 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Bountifully (ἐπ' εὐλογίαις)

Lit., with blessings. Compare 1 Corinthians 9:10, "plow in hope (ἐπ' ἐλπίδι)."

2 Corinthians 9:6 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

I say.

1 Corinthians 1:12 Now this I say, that every one of you said, I am of Paul; and I of Apollos; and I of Cephas; and I of Christ.

1 Corinthians 7:29 But this I say, brothers, the time is short: it remains, that both they that have wives be as though they had none;

1 Corinthians 15:20 But now is Christ risen from the dead, and become the first fruits of them that slept.

Galatians 3:17 And this I say, that the covenant, that was confirmed before of God in Christ, the law, which was four hundred and thirty years after...

Galatians 5:16 This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and you shall not fulfill the lust of the flesh.

Ephesians 4:17 This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that you from now on walk not as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind,

Colossians 2:4 And this I say, lest any man should beguile you with enticing words.

He which soweth sparingly.

2 Corinthians 9:10 Now he that ministers seed to the sower both minister bread for your food, and multiply your seed sown...

Psalm 41:1-3 Blessed is he that considers the poor: the LORD will deliver him in time of trouble...

Proverbs 11:18,24 The wicked works a deceitful work: but to him that sows righteousness shall be a sure reward...

Proverbs 19:17 He that has pity on the poor lends to the LORD; and that which he has given will he pay him again.

Proverbs 22:9 He that has a bountiful eye shall be blessed; for he gives of his bread to the poor.

Ecclesiastes 11:1,6 Cast your bread on the waters: for you shall find it after many days...

Luke 6:38 Give, and it shall be given to you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom...

Luke 19:16-26 Then came the first, saying, Lord, your pound has gained ten pounds...

Galatians 6:7-9 Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatever a man sows, that shall he also reap...

Hebrews 6:10 For God is not unrighteous to forget your work and labor of love, which you have showed toward his name...

Cross References
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.

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