2 Corinthians 13:10
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
1223 [e]Διὰ
Dia
Because ofPrep
3778 [e]τοῦτο
touto
thereforeDPro-ANS
3778 [e]ταῦτα
tauta
these things,DPro-ANP
548 [e]ἀπὼν
apōn
being absentV-PPA-NMS
1125 [e]γράφω,
graphō
I write,V-PIA-1S
2443 [e]ἵνα
hina
so thatConj
3918 [e]παρὼν
parōn
being present,V-PPA-NMS
3361 [e]μὴ
notAdv
664 [e]ἀποτόμως
apotomōs
with severityAdv
5530 [e]χρήσωμαι
chrēsōmai
I should treat [you],V-ASM-1S
2596 [e]κατὰ
kata
according toPrep
3588 [e]τὴν
tēn
theArt-AFS
1849 [e]ἐξουσίαν
exousian
authorityN-AFS
3739 [e]ἣν
hēn
thatRelPro-AFS
3588 [e]
ho
theArt-NMS
2962 [e]Κύριος
Kyrios
LordN-NMS
1325 [e]ἔδωκέν
edōken
has givenV-AIA-3S
1473 [e]μοι
moi
me,PPro-D1S
1519 [e]εἰς
eis
forPrep
3619 [e]οἰκοδομὴν
oikodomēn
building upN-AFS
2532 [e]καὶ
kai
andConj
3756 [e]οὐκ
ouk
notAdv
1519 [e]εἰς
eis
forPrep
2506 [e]καθαίρεσιν.
kathairesin
tearing down.N-AFS









Greek Texts
ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 13:10 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
Διὰ τοῦτο ταῦτα ἀπὼν γράφω, ἵνα παρὼν μὴ ἀποτόμως χρήσωμαι κατὰ τὴν ἐξουσίαν ἣν ὁ Κύριος ἔδωκέν μοι εἰς οἰκοδομὴν καὶ οὐκ εἰς καθαίρεσιν.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 13:10 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
Διὰ τοῦτο ταῦτα ἀπὼν γράφω, ἵνα παρὼν μὴ ἀποτόμως χρήσωμαι κατὰ τὴν ἐξουσίαν ἣν ὁ κύριος ἔδωκέν μοι, εἰς οἰκοδομὴν καὶ οὐκ εἰς καθαίρεσιν.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 13:10 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
Διὰ τοῦτο ταῦτα ἀπὼν γράφω, ἵνα παρὼν μὴ ἀποτόμως χρήσωμαι κατὰ τὴν ἐξουσίαν ἣν ὁ κύριος ἔδωκέν μοι, εἰς οἰκοδομὴν καὶ οὐκ εἰς καθαίρεσιν.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 13:10 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Διὰ τοῦτο ταῦτα ἀπὼν γράφω, ἵνα παρὼν μὴ ἀποτόμως χρήσωμαι, κατὰ τὴν ἐξουσίαν ἣν ἔδωκέν μοι ὁ κύριος εἰς οἰκοδομήν, καὶ οὐκ εἰς καθαίρεσιν.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 13:10 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
Διὰ τοῦτο ταῦτα ἀπὼν γράφω, ἵνα παρὼν μὴ ἀποτόμως χρήσωμαι κατὰ τὴν ἐξουσίαν ἣν ἔδωκέ μοι ὁ Κύριος εἰς οἰκοδομὴν καὶ οὐκ εἰς καθαίρεσιν.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 13:10 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
διὰ τοῦτο ταῦτα ἀπὼν γράφω, ἵνα παρὼν μὴ ἀποτόμως χρήσωμαι κατὰ τὴν ἐξουσίαν ἣν ὁ κύριος ἔδωκέν μοι, εἰς οἰκοδομὴν καὶ οὐκ εἰς καθαίρεσιν.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 13:10 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
διὰ τοῦτο ταῦτα ἀπὼν γράφω, ἵνα παρὼν μὴ ἀποτόμως χρήσωμαι, κατὰ τὴν ἐξουσίαν ἣν ἔδωκέ μοι ὁ Κύριος, εἰς οἰκοδομὴν, καὶ οὐκ εἰς καθαίρεσιν.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 13:10 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
διὰ τοῦτο ταῦτα ἀπὼν γράφω ἵνα παρὼν μὴ ἀποτόμως χρήσωμαι κατὰ τὴν ἐξουσίαν ἣν ἔδωκέν μοι ὁ κύριος εἰς οἰκοδομὴν καὶ οὐκ εἰς καθαίρεσιν

2 Corinthians 13:10 Hebrew Bible
ובעבור זאת כתבתי את אלה בהיותי ברחוק למען אשר לא אצטרך בקרבי אליכם לדבר אתכם משפטים לפי הרשות אשר נתנה לי האדון לבנות ולא להרוס׃

2 Corinthians 13:10 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܡܛܠ ܗܢܐ ܟܕ ܪܚܝܩ ܐܢܐ ܗܠܝܢ ܟܬܒ ܐܢܐ ܕܠܐ ܡܐ ܕܐܬܝܬ ܩܫܝܐܝܬ ܐܤܥܘܪ ܐܝܟ ܫܘܠܛܢܐ ܕܝܗܒ ܠܝ ܡܪܝ ܠܒܢܝܢܟܘܢ ܘܠܐ ܠܤܘܚܦܟܘܢ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
For this reason I am writing these things while absent, so that when present I need not use severity, in accordance with the authority which the Lord gave me for building up and not for tearing down.

King James Bible
Therefore I write these things being absent, lest being present I should use sharpness, according to the power which the Lord hath given me to edification, and not to destruction.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
This is why I am writing these things while absent, that when I am there I will not use severity, in keeping with the authority the Lord gave me for building up and not for tearing down.
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