New Living Translation
That experience is worth boasting about, but I'm not going to do it. I will boast only about my weaknesses.
King James Bible
Of such an one will I glory: yet of myself I will not glory, but in mine infirmities.
Darby Bible Translation
Of such a one I will boast, but of myself I will not boast, unless in my weaknesses.
World English Bible
On behalf of such a one I will boast, but on my own behalf I will not boast, except in my weaknesses.
Young's Literal Translation
Of such an one I will boast, and of myself I will not boast, except in my infirmities,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
12:5 Of such an one I will - I might, glory; but I will not glory of myself - As considered in myself.
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Abram's Horror of Great Darkness.
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Answer to Mr. W's Fifth Objection.
This fulfilled the word of the Lord through the prophet Isaiah, who said, "He took our sicknesses and removed our diseases."
1 Corinthians 2:3
I came to you in weakness--timid and trembling.
2 Corinthians 12:1
This boasting will do no good, but I must go on. I will reluctantly tell about visions and revelations from the Lord.
2 Corinthians 12:9
Each time he said, "My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness." So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me.
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