New Living Translation
What you ought to say is, "If the Lord wants us to, we will live and do this or that."
King James Bible
For that ye ought to say, If the Lord will, we shall live, and do this, or that.
Darby Bible Translation
instead of your saying, If the Lord should so will and we should live, we will also do this or that.
World English Bible
For you ought to say, "If the Lord wills, we will both live, and do this or that."
Young's Literal Translation
instead of your saying, 'If the Lord may will, we shall live, and do this or that;'
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
4:15 Instead of your saying - That is, whereas ye ought to say.
LibraryThe Lack of Prayer
"Ye have not, because ye ask not."--JAS. iv. 2. "And He saw that there was no man, and wondered that there was no intercessor."--ISA. lix. 16. "There is none that calleth upon Thy name, that stirreth up himself to take hold of Thee."--ISA. lxiv. 7. At our last Wellington Convention for the Deepening of the Spiritual Life, in April, the forenoon meetings were devoted to prayer and intercession. Great blessing was found, both in listening to what the Word teaches of their need and power, and in joining …
Andrew Murray—The Ministry of Intercession
Addresses on Holiness,
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"What is Your Life?"
As he left, however, he said, "I will come back later, God willing." Then he set sail from Ephesus.
Otherwise you are boasting about your own plans, and all such boasting is evil.
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