New International Version
Not that I desire your gifts; what I desire is that more be credited to your account.
King James Bible
Not because I desire a gift: but I desire fruit that may abound to your account.
Darby Bible Translation
Not that I seek gift, but I seek fruit abounding to your account.
World English Bible
Not that I seek for the gift, but I seek for the fruit that increases to your account.
Young's Literal Translation
not that I seek after the gift, but I seek after the fruit that is overflowing to your account;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Not because I desire a gift - I do not speak thus to incite you to send me a farther gift; I speak this on the general subject, because I wish you to bear such fruit as shall abound to your account in the day of the Lord.
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1 Corinthians 9:11
If we have sown spiritual seed among you, is it too much if we reap a material harvest from you?
2 Corinthians 9:5
So I thought it necessary to urge the brothers to visit you in advance and finish the arrangements for the generous gift you had promised. Then it will be ready as a generous gift, not as one grudgingly given.
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