2 Corinthians 1:23
New International Version
I call God as my witness--and I stake my life on it--that it was in order to spare you that I did not return to Corinth.

New Living Translation
Now I call upon God as my witness that I am telling the truth. The reason I didn't return to Corinth was to spare you from a severe rebuke.

English Standard Version
But I call God to witness against me—it was to spare you that I refrained from coming again to Corinth.

New American Standard Bible
But I call God as witness to my soul, that to spare you I did not come again to Corinth.

King James Bible
Moreover I call God for a record upon my soul, that to spare you I came not as yet unto Corinth.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I call on God as a witness, on my life, that it was to spare you that I did not come to Corinth.

International Standard Version
I call upon God as a witness on my behalf that it was in order to spare you that I did not return to Corinth.

NET Bible
Now I appeal to God as my witness, that to spare you I did not come again to Corinth.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
But I am testifying to God concerning myself: Because I had pity for you, I did not come to Qorinthus,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I appeal to God as a witness on my behalf, that I stayed away from Corinth because I wanted to spare you.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Moreover I call God for a witness upon my soul that I have not yet come unto Corinth to spare you.

King James 2000 Bible
Moreover I call God for a witness upon my soul, that to spare you I came not as yet unto Corinth.

American King James Version
Moreover I call God for a record on my soul, that to spare you I came not as yet to Corinth.

American Standard Version
But I call God for a witness upon my soul, that to spare you I forbare to come unto Corinth.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But I call God to witness upon my soul, that to spare you, I came not any more to Corinth:

Darby Bible Translation
But I call God to witness upon my soul that to spare you I have not yet come to Corinth.

English Revised Version
But I call God for a witness upon my soul, that to spare you I forbare to come unto Corinth.

Webster's Bible Translation
Moreover, I call God for a witness upon my soul, that to spare you I have not as yet come to Corinth.

Weymouth New Testament
But as for me, as my soul shall answer for it, I appeal to God as my witness, that it was to spare you pain that I gave up my visit to Corinth.

World English Bible
But I call God for a witness to my soul, that I didn't come to Corinth to spare you.

Young's Literal Translation
And I for a witness on God do call upon my soul, that sparing you, I came not yet to Corinth;

2 Korinthiërs 1:23 Afrikaans PWL
Ek getuig uit my gees teenoor God dat ek, om julle te spaar, nog nie na Korinthos gekom het nie;

2 e Koristasve 1:23 Albanian
Dhe unë e thërres Perëndinë për dëshmitar mbi jetën time që, për t'ju kursyer, nuk kam ardhur ende në Korint.

ﻛﻮﺭﻧﺜﻮﺱ ﺍﻟﺜﺎﻧﻴﺔ 1:23 Arabic: Smith & Van Dyke
ولكني استشهد الله على نفسي اني اشفاقا عليكم لم آت الى كورنثوس.

2 ԿՈՐՆԹԱՑԻՆԵՐԻՆ 1:23 Armenian (Western): NT
Բայց ես Աստուած վկայ կը կանչեմ իմ անձիս, թէ տակաւին Կորնթոս չեկայ՝ խնայելու համար ձեզի:

2 Corinthianoetara. 1:23 Basque (Navarro-Labourdin): NT
Nic bada Iaincoa dut testimonio deitzen neure arimaren gain, ecen çuen guppidaz, oraino eznaicela ethorri Corinthera.

De Krenter B 1:23 Bavarian
I ruef aber önn Herrgot als Zeugn an und schwör bei meinn Löbn, däß i nur dösswögn niemer auf Krent kemmen bin, um enk zo n Schoonen.

2 Коринтяни 1:23 Bulgarian
Но аз призовавам Бога за свидетел на моята душа, че за да ви пощадя, въздържах се да дойда в Коринт;

中文標準譯本 (CSB Traditional)
我求告神為我的靈魂見證:我沒有再往哥林多去,是因為顧惜你們。

中文标准译本 (CSB Simplified)
我求告神为我的灵魂见证:我没有再往哥林多去,是因为顾惜你们。

現代標點和合本 (CUVMP Traditional)
我呼籲神給我的心作見證,我沒有往哥林多去是為要寬容你們。

现代标点和合本 (CUVMP Simplified)
我呼吁神给我的心作见证,我没有往哥林多去是为要宽容你们。

歌 林 多 後 書 1:23 Chinese Bible: Union (Traditional)
我 呼 籲 神 給 我 的 心 作 見 證 , 我 沒 有 往 哥 林 多 去 是 為 要 寬 容 你 們 。

歌 林 多 後 書 1:23 Chinese Bible: Union (Simplified)
我 呼 吁 神 给 我 的 心 作 见 证 , 我 没 有 往 哥 林 多 去 是 为 要 宽 容 你 们 。

Druga poslanica Korinæanima 1:23 Croatian Bible
A ja prizivljem Boga za svjedoka: duše mi, da vas poštedim, nisam više dolazio u Korint.

Druhá Korintským 1:23 Czech BKR
Já pak Boha za svědka beru na svou duši, že lituje vás, ještě jsem nepřišel do Korintu.

2 Korinterne 1:23 Danish
Men jeg kalder Gud til Vidne over min Sjæl paa, at det var for at skaane eder, at jeg ikke igen kom til Korinth.

2 Corinthiër 1:23 Dutch Staten Vertaling
Doch ik aanroepe God tot een Getuige over mijn ziel, dat ik, om u te sparen, nog te Korinthe niet ben gekomen.

Nestle Greek New Testament 1904
Ἐγὼ δὲ μάρτυρα τὸν Θεὸν ἐπικαλοῦμαι ἐπὶ τὴν ἐμὴν ψυχήν, ὅτι φειδόμενος ὑμῶν οὐκέτι ἦλθον εἰς Κόρινθον.

Westcott and Hort 1881
Ἐγὼ δὲ μάρτυρα τὸν θεὸν ἐπικαλοῦμαι ἐπὶ τὴν ἐμὴν ψυχήν, ὅτι φειδόμενος ὑμῶν οὐκέτι ἦλθον εἰς Κόρινθον.

Westcott and Hort / [NA27 variants]
Ἐγὼ δὲ μάρτυρα τὸν θεὸν ἐπικαλοῦμαι ἐπὶ τὴν ἐμὴν ψυχήν, ὅτι φειδόμενος ὑμῶν οὐκέτι ἦλθον εἰς Κόρινθον.

RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Ἐγὼ δὲ μάρτυρα τὸν θεὸν ἐπικαλοῦμαι ἐπὶ τὴν ἐμὴν ψυχήν, ὅτι φειδόμενος ὑμῶν οὐκέτι ἦλθον εἰς Κόρινθον.

Greek Orthodox Church 1904
Ἐγὼ δὲ μάρτυρα τὸν Θεὸν ἐπικαλοῦμαι ἐπὶ τὴν ἐμὴν ψυχήν, ὅτι φειδόμενος ὑμῶν οὐκέτι ἦλθον εἰς Κόρινθον.

Tischendorf 8th Edition
Ἐγὼ δὲ μάρτυρα τὸν θεὸν ἐπικαλοῦμαι ἐπὶ τὴν ἐμὴν ψυχήν, ὅτι φειδόμενος ὑμῶν οὐκέτι ἦλθον εἰς Κόρινθον.

Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
Ἐγὼ δὲ μάρτυρα τὸν Θεὸν ἐπικαλοῦμαι ἐπὶ τὴν ἐμὴν ψυχήν, ὅτι φειδόμενος ὑμῶν οὐκέτι ἦλθον εἰς Κόρινθον.

Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
Ἐγὼ δὲ μάρτυρα τὸν θεὸν ἐπικαλοῦμαι ἐπὶ τὴν ἐμὴν ψυχήν ὅτι φειδόμενος ὑμῶν οὐκέτι ἦλθον εἰς Κόρινθον

Westcott and Hort 1881 w/o Diacritics
εγω δε μαρτυρα τον θεον επικαλουμαι επι την εμην ψυχην οτι φειδομενος υμων ουκετι ηλθον εις κορινθον

Tischendorf 8th Ed. w/o Diacritics
εγω δε μαρτυρα τον θεον επικαλουμαι επι την εμην ψυχην οτι φειδομενος υμων ουκετι ηλθον εις κορινθον

Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
εγω δε μαρτυρα τον θεον επικαλουμαι επι την εμην ψυχην οτι φειδομενος υμων ουκετι ηλθον εις κορινθον

Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894 w/o Diacritics
Εγω δε μαρτυρα τον Θεον επικαλουμαι επι την εμην ψυχην, οτι φειδομενος υμων ουκετι ηλθον εις Κορινθον.

Byzantine/Majority Text (2000) w/o Diacritics
εγω δε μαρτυρα τον θεον επικαλουμαι επι την εμην ψυχην οτι φειδομενος υμων ουκετι ηλθον εις κορινθον

Westcott/Hort, UBS4 variants w/o Diacritics
εγω δε μαρτυρα τον θεον επικαλουμαι επι την εμην ψυχην οτι φειδομενος υμων ουκετι ηλθον εις κορινθον

Nestle Greek New Testament 1904 - Transliterated
Egō de martyra ton Theon epikaloumai epi tēn emēn psychēn, hoti pheidomenos hymōn ouketi ēlthon eis Korinthon.

Ego de martyra ton Theon epikaloumai epi ten emen psychen, hoti pheidomenos hymon ouketi elthon eis Korinthon.

Westcott and Hort 1881 - Transliterated
Egō de martyra ton theon epikaloumai epi tēn emēn psychēn, hoti pheidomenos hymōn ouketi ēlthon eis Korinthon.

Ego de martyra ton theon epikaloumai epi ten emen psychen, hoti pheidomenos hymon ouketi elthon eis Korinthon.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 1:23 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Ed. - Transliterated
egō de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tēn emēn psuchēn oti pheidomenos umōn ouketi ēlthon eis korinthon

egO de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tEn emEn psuchEn oti pheidomenos umOn ouketi Elthon eis korinthon

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 1:23 Byzantine/Majority Text (2000) - Transliterated
egō de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tēn emēn psuchēn oti pheidomenos umōn ouketi ēlthon eis korinthon

egO de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tEn emEn psuchEn oti pheidomenos umOn ouketi Elthon eis korinthon

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 1:23 Stephens Textus Receptus (1550) - Transliterated
egō de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tēn emēn psuchēn oti pheidomenos umōn ouketi ēlthon eis korinthon

egO de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tEn emEn psuchEn oti pheidomenos umOn ouketi Elthon eis korinthon

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 1:23 Scrivener's Textus Receptus (1894) - Transliterated
egō de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tēn emēn psuchēn oti pheidomenos umōn ouketi ēlthon eis korinthon

egO de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tEn emEn psuchEn oti pheidomenos umOn ouketi Elthon eis korinthon

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 1:23 Westcott/Hort - Transliterated
egō de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tēn emēn psuchēn oti pheidomenos umōn ouketi ēlthon eis korinthon

egO de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tEn emEn psuchEn oti pheidomenos umOn ouketi Elthon eis korinthon

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 1:23 Westcott/Hort, UBS4 variants - Transliterated
egō de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tēn emēn psuchēn oti pheidomenos umōn ouketi ēlthon eis korinthon

egO de martura ton theon epikaloumai epi tEn emEn psuchEn oti pheidomenos umOn ouketi Elthon eis korinthon

2 Korintusi 1:23 Hungarian: Karoli
Én pedig az Istent hívom bizonyságul az én lelkemre, hogy titeket kímélve nem mentem el eddig Korinthusba.

Al la korintanoj 2 1:23 Esperanto
Sed mi vokas Dion kiel atestanton sur mian animon, ke por indulgi vin mi ankoraux ne venis al Korinto.

Toinen kirje korinttilaisille 1:23 Finnish: Bible (1776)
Mutta minä ruokoilen Jumalaa todistajaksi sieluni päälle, että minä olen säästänyt teitä, etten minä vielä ole Korintoon tullut.

2 Corinthiens 1:23 French: Darby
Or, moi, j'appelle Dieu à temoin sur mon ame, que ç'a ete pour vous epargner que je ne suis pas encore alle à Corinthe,

2 Corinthiens 1:23 French: Louis Segond (1910)
Or, je prends Dieu à témoin sur mon âme, que c'est pour vous épargner que je ne suis plus allé à Corinthe;

2 Corinthiens 1:23 French: Martin (1744)
Or j'appelle Dieu à témoin sur mon âme, que ç'a été pour vous épargner que je ne suis pas encore allé à Corinthe.

2 Korinther 1:23 German: Modernized
Ich rufe aber Gott an zum Zeugen auf meine Seele, daß ich euer verschonet habe in dem, daß ich nicht wieder gen Korinth kommen bin.

2 Korinther 1:23 German: Luther (1912)
Ich rufe aber Gott an zum Zeugen auf meine Seele, daß ich euch verschont habe in dem, daß ich nicht wieder gen Korinth gekommen bin.

2 Korinther 1:23 German: Textbibel (1899)
Ich aber rufe Gott zum Zeugen an auf meine Seele, daß ich aus Schonung gegen euch nicht wieder nach Korinth gekommen bin.

2 Corinzi 1:23 Italian: Riveduta Bible (1927)
Or io chiamo Iddio a testimone sull’anima mia ch’egli è per risparmiarvi ch’io non son più venuto a Corinto.

2 Corinzi 1:23 Italian: Giovanni Diodati Bible (1649)
Or io chiamo Iddio per testimonio sopra l’anima mia, che per risparmiarvi, non sono ancora venuto a Corinto.

2 KOR 1:23 Indonesian - Terjemahan Lama (TL)
Tetapi aku ini bersaksikan Allah atas jiwaku, bahwa dari sebab kasihan akan kamu aku belum datang ke Korintus.

2 Corinthians 1:23 Kabyle: NT
Atan Sidi Ṛebbi yeẓra belli ț-țideț i d-qqaṛeɣ : mi qesdeɣ ur țțuɣaleɣ ara ɣer temdint n Kurintus, d aḥader i bɣiɣ a kkun-ḥadreɣ.

고린도후서 1:23 Korean
내가 내 영혼을 두고 하나님을 불러 증거하시게 하노니 다시 고린도에 가지 아니한 것은 너희를 아끼려 함이라

II Corinthios 1:23 Latin: Biblia Sacra Vulgata
ego autem testem Deum invoco in animam meam quod parcens vobis non veni ultra Corinthum

Korintiešiem 2 1:23 Latvian New Testament
Pie savas dvēseles piesaucu Dievu par liecinieku, ka es, jūs saudzēdams, negāju vairs uz Korintu ne tāpēc, ka mēs jūsu ticību gribētu pārvaldīt, bet lai palīdzētu jūsu priekā, jo jūs pastāvat ticībā.

Antrasis laiðkas korintieèiams 1:23 Lithuanian
Šaukiuosi Dievą liudytoju savo sielai, kad jūsų gailėdamas aš neatvykau į Korintą.

2 Corinthians 1:23 Maori
Na, ka karanga ahau ki te Atua hei kaititiro mo toku wairua, he tohu naku i a koutou te haere wawe atu ai ahau ki Koriniti.

2 Korintierne 1:23 Norwegian: Det Norsk Bibelselskap (1930)
Men jeg kaller Gud til vidne for min sjel at det var for å skåne eder jeg ennu ikke er kommet til Korint;

2 Corintios 1:23 Spanish: La Biblia de las Américas
Mas yo invoco a Dios como testigo sobre mi alma, que por consideración a vosotros no he vuelto a Corinto.

2 Corintios 1:23 Spanish: La Nueva Biblia de los Hispanos
Pero yo invoco a Dios como testigo sobre mi alma, que por consideración a ustedes no he vuelto a Corinto.

2 Corintios 1:23 Spanish: Reina Valera Gómez
Mas yo invoco a Dios por testigo sobre mi alma, que por ser indulgente con vosotros no he pasado todavía a Corinto.

2 Corintios 1:23 Spanish: Reina Valera 1909
Mas yo llamo á Dios por testigo sobre mi alma, que por ser indulgente con vosotros no he pasado todavía á Corinto.

2 Corintios 1:23 Spanish: Sagradas Escrituras 1569
Mas yo llamo a Dios por testigo sobre mi alma, que hasta ahora no he venido a Corinto por ser indulgente con vosotros.

2 Coríntios 1:23 Bíblia King James Atualizada Português
Portanto, invoco a Deus por minha testemunha de que foi para vos poupar que não voltei a Corinto.

2 Coríntios 1:23 Portugese Bible
Ora, tomo a Deus por testemunha sobre a minha alma de que é para vos poupar que não fui mais a Corinto;   

2 Corinteni 1:23 Romanian: Cornilescu
Iau pe Dumnezeu martor faţă de sufletul meu, că n'am mai venit pînă acum la Corint tocmai ca să vă cruţ.

2-е Коринфянам 1:23 Russian: Synodal Translation (1876)
Бога призываю во свидетели на душу мою, что, щадя вас, я доселе не приходил в Коринф,

2-е Коринфянам 1:23 Russian koi8r
Бога призываю во свидетели на душу мою, что, щадя вас, я доселе не приходил в Коринф,

2 Corinthians 1:23 Shuar New Testament
Atumφin itiurchatan Wßinkiaij tusan nakitiakun Atumφ pΘprurin Kurintiunam jeachmajai. Wßitrakuinkia "Yus iirsati" tajai.

2 Korinthierbrevet 1:23 Swedish (1917)
Jag kallar Gud till vittne över min själ, att det är av skonsamhet mot eder som jag ännu icke har kommit till Korint.

2 Wakorintho 1:23 Swahili NT
Mungu ndiye shahidi wangu--yeye anajua moyo wangu! Mimi sikuja tena Korintho, kwa sababu tu ya kuwahurumieni.

2 Mga Taga-Corinto 1:23 Tagalog: Ang Dating Biblia (1905)
Datapuwa't ang Dios ang tinatawag kong maging saksi sa aking kaluluwa, na upang huwag kayong papagdamdamin ay hindi muna ako napariyan sa Corinto.

2 โครินธ์ 1:23 Thai: from KJV
ยิ่งกว่านั้นขอพระเจ้าทรงเป็นพยานฝ่ายจิตใจของข้าพเจ้าว่า ที่ข้าพเจ้ายังไม่ได้ไปถึงเมืองโครินธ์นั้น ก็เพื่อจะงดโทษพวกท่านไว้ก่อน

2 Korintliler 1:23 Turkish
Tanrıyı tanık tutarım ki, Korinte dönmeyişimin nedeni sizi esirgemekti.

2 Коринтяни 1:23 Ukrainian: NT
Я ж сьвідком Бога призиваю на свою душу, що, щадивши вас, ще не прийшов в Коринт.

2 Corinthians 1:23 Uma New Testament
Ompi' -ompi', uma-a boa', Alata'ala sabi' -ku. Na'inca ihi' nono-ku, ka'uma-ku oko tilou hi Korintus wengi apa' uma-a dota karapo' rahi mpoparesai' -koi.

2 Coâ-rinh-toâ 1:23 Vietnamese (1934)
Tôi cầu Ðức Chúa Trời lấy linh hồn tôi làm chứng rằng, ấy là tại nể anh em mà tôi chưa đi đến thành Cô-rinh-tô;

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