2 Corinthians 11:1
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English Standard Version
I wish you would bear with me in a little foolishness. Do bear with me!

King James Bible
Would to God ye could bear with me a little in my folly: and indeed bear with me.

American Standard Version
Would that ye could bear with me in a little foolishness: but indeed ye do bear with me.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Would to God you could bear with some little of my folly: but do bear with me.

English Revised Version
Would that ye could bear with me in a little foolishness: nay indeed bear with me.

Webster's Bible Translation
I earnestly wish ye could bear with me a little in my folly: and indeed bear with me.

Weymouth New Testament
I wish you could have borne with a little foolish boasting on my part. Nay, do bear with me.

2 Corinthians 11:1 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Folly

As my boasting may seem to you. Ironically spoken of that legitimate self-vindication demanded by the circumstances. Rev., foolishness.

Bear with me (ἀνέχεσθε)

Some render as indicative: ye do bear with me.

2 Corinthians 11:1 Parallel Commentaries

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Would.

Numbers 11:29 And Moses said to him, Envy you for my sake? would God that all the LORD's people were prophets...

Joshua 7:7 And Joshua said, Alas, O LORD God, why have you at all brought this people over Jordan, to deliver us into the hand of the Amorites...

2 Kings 5:3 And she said to her mistress, Would God my lord were with the prophet that is in Samaria! for he would recover him of his leprosy.

Acts 26:29 And Paul said, I would to God, that not only you, but also all that hear me this day, were both almost, and altogether such as I am...

1 Corinthians 4:8 Now you are full, now you are rich, you have reigned as kings without us: and I would to God you did reign...

bear with me a.

2 Corinthians 11:4 For if he that comes preaches another Jesus, whom we have not preached, or if you receive another spirit, which you have not received...

Acts 18:14 And when Paul was now about to open his mouth, Gallio said to the Jews, If it were a matter of wrong or wicked lewdness, O you Jews...

Hebrews 5:2 Who can have compassion on the ignorant, and on them that are out of the way; for that he himself also is compassed with infirmity.

in.

2 Corinthians 11:16,17,19,21 I say again, Let no man think me a fool; if otherwise, yet as a fool receive me, that I may boast myself a little...

2 Corinthians 5:13 For whether we be beside ourselves, it is to God: or whether we be sober, it is for your cause.

2 Corinthians 12:11 I am become a fool in glorying; you have compelled me: for I ought to have been commended of you...

1 Corinthians 1:21 For after that in the wisdom of God the world by wisdom knew not God...

1 Corinthians 3:18 Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seems to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise.

1 Corinthians 4:10 We are fools for Christ's sake, but you are wise in Christ; we are weak, but you are strong; you are honorable, but we are despised.

bear with me. or, ye do bear with me.

Cross References
Matthew 17:17
And Jesus answered, "O faithless and twisted generation, how long am I to be with you? How long am I to bear with you? Bring him here to me."

2 Corinthians 5:13
For if we are beside ourselves, it is for God; if we are in our right mind, it is for you.

2 Corinthians 11:4
For if someone comes and proclaims another Jesus than the one we proclaimed, or if you receive a different spirit from the one you received, or if you accept a different gospel from the one you accepted, you put up with it readily enough.

2 Corinthians 11:16
I repeat, let no one think me foolish. But even if you do, accept me as a fool, so that I too may boast a little.

2 Corinthians 11:17
What I am saying with this boastful confidence, I say not as the Lord would but as a fool.

2 Corinthians 11:21
To my shame, I must say, we were too weak for that! But whatever anyone else dares to boast of--I am speaking as a fool--I also dare to boast of that.

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