New Living Translation
We are ignored, even though we are well known. We live close to death, but we are still alive. We have been beaten, but we have not been killed.
King James Bible
As unknown, and yet well known; as dying, and, behold, we live; as chastened, and not killed;
Darby Bible Translation
as unknown, and well known; as dying, and behold, we live; as disciplined, and not put to death;
World English Bible
as unknown, and yet well known; as dying, and behold, we live; as punished, and not killed;
Young's Literal Translation
as unknown, and recognized; as dying, and lo, we live; as chastened, and not put to death;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:9 As unknown - For the world knoweth us not, as it knew him not. Yet well known - To God, and to those who are the seals of our ministry. As dying, yet behold - Suddenly, unexpectedly, God interposes, and we live.
PAUL ENTIRELY SANCTIFIED. I might urge a great many other considerations, and as I have said, fill a book with scriptures, and arguments, and demonstrations, of the attainability of entire sanctification in this life. But I forbear, and will present only one more consideration--a consideration which has great weight in some minds. It is a question of great importance, whether any actually ever did attain this state. Some who believe it attainable, do not consider it of much importance to show that …
Charles Grandison Finney—Systematic Theology
How the Whole and the Sick are to be Admonished.
The Warfare of Christian Service
The LORD has punished me severely, but he did not let me die.
(As the Scriptures say, "For your sake we are killed every day; we are being slaughtered like sheep.")
2 Corinthians 1:8
We think you ought to know, dear brothers and sisters, about the trouble we went through in the province of Asia. We were crushed and overwhelmed beyond our ability to endure, and we thought we would never live through it.
2 Corinthians 1:10
And he did rescue us from mortal danger, and he will rescue us again. We have placed our confidence in him, and he will continue to rescue us.
2 Corinthians 4:11
Yes, we live under constant danger of death because we serve Jesus, so that the life of Jesus will be evident in our dying bodies.
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