New Living Translation
Titus welcomed our request that he visit you again. In fact, he himself was very eager to go and see you.
King James Bible
For indeed he accepted the exhortation; but being more forward, of his own accord he went unto you.
Darby Bible Translation
For he received indeed the entreaty, but, being full of zeal, he went of his own accord to you;
World English Bible
For he indeed accepted our exhortation, but being himself very earnest, he went out to you of his own accord.
Young's Literal Translation
because indeed the exhortation he accepted, and being more diligent, of his own accord he went forth unto you,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
8:17 Being more forward - Than to need it, though he received it well.
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2 Corinthians 8:6
So we have urged Titus, who encouraged your giving in the first place, to return to you and encourage you to finish this ministry of giving.
2 Corinthians 12:18
When I urged Titus to visit you and sent our other brother with him, did Titus take advantage of you? No! For we have the same spirit and walk in each other's steps, doing things the same way.
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