2 corinthians 6 14 dating

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2 corinthians 6 14 dating

Greek: Ego gar eimi (1SPAI) o elachistos ton apostolon, os ouk eimi (1SPAI) hikanos kaleisthai (PPN) apostolos, dioti edioxa (1SAAI) ten ekklesian tou theou; Amplified: For I am the least [worthy] of the apostles, who am not fit or deserving to be called an apostle, because I once wronged and pursued and molested the church of God [oppressing it with cruelty and violence].

On the contrary, I worked harder than any of them, though it was not I, but the grace of God that is with me.(ESV) KJV: For I am the least of the apostles, that am not meet to be called an apostle, because I persecuted the church of God.NET: But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace to me has not been in vain.In fact, I worked harder than all of them– yet not I, but the grace of God with me.(NET Bible) NIV: But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace to me was not without effect.No, I worked harder than all of them-- yet not I, but the grace of God that was with me.

(NIV - IBS) NLT: But whatever I am now, it is all because God poured out his special favor on me-- and not without results.

For I have worked harder than any of the other apostles; yet it was not I but God who was working through me by his grace.

(NLT - Tyndale House) Phillips: But what I am now I am by the grace of God. I have worked harder than any of the others - and yet it was not I but this same grace of God within me.

Wuest: (Eerdmans) Young's Literal: for I am the least of the apostles, who am not worthy to be called an apostle, because I did persecute the assembly of God, FOR I AM THE LEAST OF THE APOSTLES AND NOT FIT TO BE CALLED AN APOSTLE BECAUSE I PERSECUTED THE CHURCH OF GOD: Ego gar eimi (1SPAI) o elachistos ton apostolon, os ouk eimi (1SPAI) hikanos kaleisthai (PPN) apostolos, dioti edioxa (1SAAI) ten ekklesian tou theou and last of all, as to one untimely born (literally = a "miscarriage", a life unable to sustain itself), He appeared to me also.

(1Cor 15:8-notes) Comment: "Paul further evidences his sense of unworthiness to be an apostle by the use of the word kamoí (2504), meaning "and to me" or "to me also," in 1Co 15:8: "And last of all he appeared to me also." He places himself in a class of his own.

He was agonizingly conscious of his past record of persecution of the church of God, and recognized that it was only by the grace of God that he was what he was (1Co ).