2 Corinthians 11:28
New International Version
Besides everything else, I face daily the pressure of my concern for all the churches.

New Living Translation
Then, besides all this, I have the daily burden of my concern for all the churches.

English Standard Version
And, apart from other things, there is the daily pressure on me of my anxiety for all the churches.

Berean Study Bible
Apart from these external trials, I face daily the pressure of my concern for all the churches.

Berean Literal Bible
Besides the external things, the pressure on me on every day is my care for all the churches.

New American Standard Bible
Apart from such external things, there is the daily pressure on me of concern for all the churches.

King James Bible
Beside those things that are without, that which cometh upon me daily, the care of all the churches.

Christian Standard Bible
Not to mention other things, there is the daily pressure on me: my concern for all the churches.

Contemporary English Version
Besides everything else, each day I am burdened down, worrying about all the churches.

Good News Translation
And not to mention other things, every day I am under the pressure of my concern for all the churches.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Not to mention other things, there is the daily pressure on me: my care for all the churches.

International Standard Version
Besides everything else, I have a daily burden because of my anxiety about all the churches.

NET Bible
Apart from other things, there is the daily pressure on me of my anxious concern for all the churches.

New Heart English Bible
Besides those things that are outside, there is that which presses on me daily, anxiety for all the churches.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Aside from much more, the crowds who are with me everyday, and my care which I have in my person for all the churches.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Besides these external matters, I have the daily pressure of my anxiety about all the churches.

New American Standard 1977
Apart from such external things, there is the daily pressure upon me of concern for all the churches.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Beside those things that are without, my daily combat is the welfare of all the congregations {Gr. ekklesia – called out ones}.

King James 2000 Bible
Besides those things that are outside, that which comes upon me daily, the care of all the churches.

American King James Version
Beside those things that are without, that which comes on me daily, the care of all the churches.

American Standard Version
Besides those things that are without, there is that which presseth upon me daily, anxiety for all the churches.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Besides those things which are without: my daily instance, the solicitude for all the churches.

Darby Bible Translation
Besides those things that are without, the crowd [of cares] pressing on me daily, the burden of all the assemblies.

English Revised Version
Beside those things that are without, there is that which presseth upon me daily, anxiety for all the churches.

Webster's Bible Translation
Besides those things that are without, that which cometh upon me daily, the care of all the churches.

Weymouth New Testament
And besides other things, which I pass over, there is that which presses on me daily--my anxiety for all the Churches.

World English Bible
Besides those things that are outside, there is that which presses on me daily, anxiety for all the assemblies.

Young's Literal Translation
apart from the things without -- the crowding upon me that is daily -- the care of all the assemblies.
Study Bible
Paul's Suffering and Service
27in labor and toil and often without sleep, in hunger and thirst and often without food, in cold and exposure. 28Apart from these external trials, I face daily the pressure of my concern for all the churches. 29Who is weak, and I am not weak? Who is led into sin, and I do not burn with grief?…
Cross References
Acts 9:31
Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee, and Samaria experienced a time of peace. It grew in strength and numbers, living in the fear of the Lord and the encouragement of the Holy Spirit.

1 Corinthians 7:17
Regardless, each one should lead the life that the Lord has assigned to him and to which God has called him. This is what I prescribe in all the churches.

Treasury of Scripture

Beside those things that are without, that which comes on me daily, the care of all the churches.

those.

2 Corinthians 11:23-27
Are they ministers of Christ? (I speak as a fool) I am more; in labours more abundant, in stripes above measure, in prisons more frequent, in deaths oft…

the care.

Acts 15:36,40,41
And some days after Paul said unto Barnabas, Let us go again and visit our brethren in every city where we have preached the word of the Lord, and see how they do…

Acts 18:23
And after he had spent some time there, he departed, and went over all the country of Galatia and Phrygia in order, strengthening all the disciples.

Acts 20:2,18-35
And when he had gone over those parts, and had given them much exhortation, he came into Greece, …







Lexicon
Apart from
Χωρὶς (Chōris)
Preposition
Strong's Greek 5565: Apart from, separately from; without. Adverb from chora; at a space, i.e. Separately or apart from.

these external
παρεκτὸς (parektos)
Adverb
Strong's Greek 3924: From para and ektos; near outside, i.e. Besides.

[trials],
τῶν (tōn)
Article - Genitive Neuter Plural
Strong's Greek 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

I [face]
μοι (moi)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Dative 1st Person Singular
Strong's Greek 1473: I, the first-person pronoun. A primary pronoun of the first person I.

daily
ἡμέραν (hēmeran)
Noun - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 2250: A day, the period from sunrise to sunset.

the
(hē)
Article - Nominative Feminine 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.

pressure
ἐπίστασίς (epistasis)
Noun - Nominative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 1999: A gathering, concourse, tumult. From the middle voice of a compound of epi and sunistao; a conspiracy, i.e. Concourse.

[of my]
(hē)
Article - Nominative Feminine 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.

concern
μέριμνα (merimna)
Noun - Nominative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 3308: Care, worry, anxiety. From merizo; solicitude.

for all
πασῶν (pasōn)
Adjective - Genitive Feminine 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.

the
τῶν (tōn)
Article - Genitive Feminine Plural
Strong's Greek 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

churches.
ἐκκλησιῶν (ekklēsiōn)
Noun - Genitive Feminine Plural
Strong's Greek 1577: From a compound of ek and a derivative of kaleo; a calling out, i.e. a popular meeting, especially a religious congregation.
(28) That which cometh upon me daily . . .--The word so translated primarily signifies a "rush" or "tumult," and is so used in Acts 24:12. Here that meaning is excluded by the fact that perils of that nature had been already specified, and that he now manifestly speaks of something differing in kind as well as in degree. But there is, as our modern phraseology shows, such a thing as a "rush" of business almost as trying as the "ugly rush" of a crowd, and that is manifestly what he means here. The daily visits of inquirers, the confessions of sin-burdened souls, the craving of perplexed consciences for guidance, the reference of quarrels of the household or the church to his arbitration as umpire, the arrival of messengers from distant churches, each with their tidings of good or evil--this is what we have to think of as present to St. Paul's thoughts as the daily routine of his life; and the absence of any conjunction between the two clauses clearly points to the fact that, in his mind, "the care (or anxiety) of all the churches" was all but identical with the "rush" of which he had just spoken.

Verse 28. - Those things that are without. The adverb thus rendered parektos only occurs in Matthew 5:32; Acts 26:29. It may either mean "trials that come to me from external and extraneous sources (quae extrinsecus accedunt) or things in addition to these (praeterea), which I here leave unmentioned." The latter meaning is (as St. Chrysostom saw) almost certainly the correct one. That which cometh upon me. The word thus rendered is either episustasis (J, K), which means "hostile attack" or "tumult," as we talk of "a rush of trouble or business;" or epistasis (א, B, D, E, F, G), which may imply "halting, lingering thoughts; "attention," and so "anxiety" (comp. Acts 24:12, where there is the same various reading). Of all the Churches. No doubt he is thinking of his own Churches, the Churches of the Gentiles (Colossians 2:1). 11:22-33 The apostle gives an account of his labours and sufferings; not out of pride or vain-glory, but to the honour of God, who enabled him to do and suffer so much for the cause of Christ; and shows wherein he excelled the false apostles, who tried to lessen his character and usefulness. It astonishes us to reflect on this account of his dangers, hardships, and sufferings, and to observe his patience, perseverance, diligence, cheerfulness, and usefulness, in the midst of all these trials. See what little reason we have to love the pomp and plenty of this world, when this blessed apostle felt so much hardship in it. Our utmost diligence and services appear unworthy of notice when compared with his, and our difficulties and trials scarcely can be perceived. It may well lead us to inquire whether or not we really are followers of Christ. Here we may study patience, courage, and firm trust in God. Here we may learn to think less of ourselves; and we should ever strictly keep to truth, as in God's presence; and should refer all to his glory, as the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who is blessed for evermore.
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