New Living Translation
That is why I am boldly asking a favor of you. I could demand it in the name of Christ because it is the right thing for you to do.
King James Bible
Wherefore, though I might be much bold in Christ to enjoin thee that which is convenient,
Darby Bible Translation
Wherefore having much boldness in Christ to enjoin thee what is fitting,
World English Bible
Therefore, though I have all boldness in Christ to command you that which is appropriate,
Young's Literal Translation
Wherefore, having in Christ much boldness to command thee that which is fit --
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:8 I might be bold in Christ - Through the authority he hath given me.
2 Corinthians 3:12
Since this new way gives us such confidence, we can be very bold.
Obscene stories, foolish talk, and coarse jokes--these are not for you. Instead, let there be thankfulness to God.
1 Thessalonians 2:6
As for human praise, we have never sought it from you or anyone else.
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