New International Version
"I do not accept glory from human beings,
King James Bible
I receive not honour from men.
Darby Bible Translation
I do not receive glory from men,
World English Bible
I don't receive glory from men.
Young's Literal Translation
glory from man I do not receive,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
I receive not honor from men - I do not stand in need of you or your testimony. I act neither through self-interest nor vanity. Your salvation can add nothing to me, nor can your destruction injure me: I speak only through my love for your souls, that ye may be saved.
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yet you refuse to come to me to have life.
but I know you. I know that you do not have the love of God in your hearts.
How can you believe since you accept glory from one another but do not seek the glory that comes from the only God?
Whoever speaks on their own does so to gain personal glory, but he who seeks the glory of the one who sent him is a man of truth; there is nothing false about him.
I am not seeking glory for myself; but there is one who seeks it, and he is the judge.
for they loved human praise more than praise from God.
1 Thessalonians 2:6
We were not looking for praise from people, not from you or anyone else, even though as apostles of Christ we could have asserted our authority.
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