1 Corinthians 9:23
New International Version
I do all this for the sake of the gospel, that I may share in its blessings.

New Living Translation
I do everything to spread the Good News and share in its blessings.

English Standard Version
I do it all for the sake of the gospel, that I may share with them in its blessings.

Berean Study Bible
I do all this for the sake of the gospel, so that I may share in its blessings.

Berean Literal Bible
Now I do all things on account of the gospel, that I might become a fellow partaker with it.

New American Standard Bible
I do all things for the sake of the gospel, so that I may become a fellow partaker of it.

King James Bible
And this I do for the gospel's sake, that I might be partaker thereof with you.

Christian Standard Bible
Now I do all this because of the gospel, so that I may share in the blessings.

Contemporary English Version
I do all this for the good news, because I want to share in its blessings.

Good News Translation
All this I do for the gospel's sake, in order to share in its blessings.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Now I do all this because of the gospel, so I may become a partner in its benefits.

International Standard Version
I do all this for the sake of the gospel in order to have a share in its blessings.

NET Bible
I do all these things because of the gospel, so that I can be a participant in it.

New Heart English Bible
Now I do all things for the sake of the Good News, that I may be a joint partaker of it.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
I have done this so that I might be a partaker of The Gospel.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I do all this for the sake of the Good News in order to share what it offers.

New American Standard 1977
And I do all things for the sake of the gospel, that I may become a fellow partaker of it.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And this I do for the gospel's sake, that I might be partaker together of it.

King James 2000 Bible
And this I do for the gospel's sake, that I might be partaker thereof with you.

American King James Version
And this I do for the gospel's sake, that I might be partaker thereof with you.

American Standard Version
And I do all things for the gospel's sake, that I may be a joint partaker thereof.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And I do all things for the gospel's sake: that I may be made partaker thereof.

Darby Bible Translation
And I do all things for the sake of the glad tidings, that I may be fellow-partaker with them.

English Revised Version
And I do all things for the gospel's sake, that I may be a joint partaker thereof.

Webster's Bible Translation
And this I do for the gospel's sake, that I may be partaker of it with you.

Weymouth New Testament
And I do everything for the sake of the Good News, that I may share with my hearers in its benefits.

World English Bible
Now I do this for the sake of the Good News, that I may be a joint partaker of it.

Young's Literal Translation
And this I do because of the good news, that a fellow-partaker of it I may become;
Study Bible
Paul the Servant to All
22To the weak I became weak, to win the weak. I have become all things to all men, so that by all possible means I might save some of them. 23I do all this for the sake of the gospel, so that I may share in its blessings. 24Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way as to take the prize.…
Cross References
Romans 11:17
Now if some branches have been broken off, and you, a wild olive shoot, have been grafted in among the others to share in the nourishment of the olive root,

1 Corinthians 9:22
To the weak I became weak, to win the weak. I have become all things to all men, so that by all possible means I might save some of them.

1 Corinthians 9:24
Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way as to take the prize.

Treasury of Scripture

And this I do for the gospel's sake, that I might be partaker thereof with you.

for.

1 Corinthians 9:12
If others be partakers of this power over you, are not we rather? Nevertheless we have not used this power; but suffer all things, lest we should hinder the gospel of Christ.

Mark 8:35
For whosoever will save his life shall lose it; but whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's, the same shall save it.

2 Corinthians 2:4
For out of much affliction and anguish of heart I wrote unto you with many tears; not that ye should be grieved, but that ye might know the love which I have more abundantly unto you.

that.

1 Corinthians 9:25-27
And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible…

2 Timothy 2:6
The husbandman that laboureth must be first partaker of the fruits.

Hebrews 3:1,14
Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our profession, Christ Jesus; …







Lexicon
I do
ποιῶ (poiō)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular
Strong's Greek 4160: (a) I make, manufacture, construct, (b) I do, act, cause. Apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary; to make or do.

all [this]
Πάντα (Panta)
Adjective - Accusative Neuter Plural
Strong's Greek 3956: All, the whole, every kind of. Including all the forms of declension; apparently a primary word; all, any, every, the whole.

for the sake of
διὰ (dia)
Preposition
Strong's Greek 1223: A primary preposition denoting the channel of an act; through.

the
τὸ (to)
Article - Accusative Neuter Singular
Strong's Greek 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

gospel,
εὐαγγέλιον (euangelion)
Noun - Accusative Neuter Singular
Strong's Greek 2098: From the same as euaggelizo; a good message, i.e. The gospel.

so that
ἵνα (hina)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 2443: In order that, so that. Probably from the same as the former part of heautou; in order that.

I may share
γένωμαι (genōmai)
Verb - Aorist Subjunctive Middle - 1st Person Singular
Strong's Greek 1096: A prolongation and middle voice form of a primary verb; to cause to be, i.e. to become, used with great latitude.

in its [blessings].
αὐτοῦ (autou)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive Neuter 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 846: He, she, it, they, them, same. From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons.
(23) And this I do . . .--Better, And all things I do for the gospel's sake: such being the reading of the best MSS. Here a new thought is introduced. From them for whom he labours, the Apostle turns for a moment to himself. After all, the highest reward even an Apostle can have is to be a sharer in that common salvation which has been brought to light by the gospel. With argument and illustration, St. Paul had vigorously and unflinchingly maintained the dignity and rights of his office. The pathetic words with which he now concludes show that in defending the dignity of his Apostolate he had not been forgetful of that personal humility which every Christian minister feels more and more deeply in proportion as he realises the greatness of his office.

Verse 23. - And this I do. The better reading is, and I do all things. For the gospel's sake. This is a wider feeling than even "for the elect's sakes" of 2 Timothy 2:10. With you. The "you" is not expressed in the original, where we only have "a fellow partaker [συγκοινωνὸς, Romans 11:17] of it." But the word illustrates the deep humility of the apostle. 9:15-23 It is the glory of a minister to deny himself, that he may serve Christ and save souls. But when a minister gives up his right for the sake of the gospel, he does more than his charge and office demands. By preaching the gospel, freely, the apostle showed that he acted from principles of zeal and love, and thus enjoyed much comfort and hope in his soul. And though he looked on the ceremonial law as a yoke taken off by Christ, yet he submitted to it, that he might work upon the Jews, do away their prejudices, prevail with them to hear the gospel, and win them over to Christ. Though he would transgress no laws of Christ, to please any man, yet he would accommodate himself to all men, where he might do it lawfully, to gain some. Doing good was the study and business of his life; and, that he might reach this end, he did not stand on privileges. We must carefully watch against extremes, and against relying on any thing but trust in Christ alone. We must not allow errors or faults, so as to hurt others, or disgrace the gospel.
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