New Living Translation
I will gladly spend myself and all I have for you, even though it seems that the more I love you, the less you love me.
King James Bible
And I will very gladly spend and be spent for you; though the more abundantly I love you, the less I be loved.
Darby Bible Translation
Now I shall most gladly spend and be utterly spent for your souls, if even in abundantly loving you I should be less loved.
World English Bible
I will most gladly spend and be spent for your souls. If I love you more abundantly, am I loved the less?
Young's Literal Translation
and I most gladly will spend and be entirely spent for your souls, even if, more abundantly loving you, less I am loved.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
12:15 I will gladly spend - All I have. And be spent - Myself.
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Answer to Mr. W's Fifth Objection.
for my people, my Jewish brothers and sisters. I would be willing to be forever cursed--cut off from Christ!--if that would save them.
2 Corinthians 1:6
Even when we are weighed down with troubles, it is for your comfort and salvation! For when we ourselves are comforted, we will certainly comfort you. Then you can patiently endure the same things we suffer.
2 Corinthians 7:2
Please open your hearts to us. We have not done wrong to anyone, nor led anyone astray, nor taken advantage of anyone.
2 Corinthians 11:11
Why? Because I don't love you? God knows that I do.
But I will rejoice even if I lose my life, pouring it out like a liquid offering to God, just like your faithful service is an offering to God. And I want all of you to share that joy.
I am glad when I suffer for you in my body, for I am participating in the sufferings of Christ that continue for his body, the church.
1 Thessalonians 2:8
We loved you so much that we shared with you not only God's Good News but our own lives, too.
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