2 Corinthians 5:12
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
3756 [e]οὐ
ou
NotAdv
3825 [e]πάλιν
palin
againAdv
1438 [e]ἑαυτοὺς
heautous
ourselvesRefPro-AM3P
4921 [e]συνιστάνομεν
synistanomen
are we commendingV-PIA-1P
4771 [e]ὑμῖν,
hymin
to you,PPro-D2P
235 [e]ἀλλὰ
alla
butConj
874 [e]ἀφορμὴν
aphormēn
occasionN-AFS
1325 [e]διδόντες
didontes
are givingV-PPA-NMP
4771 [e]ὑμῖν
hymin
to youPPro-D2P
2745 [e]καυχήματος
kauchēmatos
of boastingN-GNS
5228 [e]ὑπὲρ
hyper
on behalf ofPrep
1473 [e]ἡμῶν,
hēmōn
us,PPro-G1P
2443 [e]ἵνα
hina
so thatConj
2192 [e]ἔχητε
echēte
you may have [an answer]V-PSA-2P
4314 [e]πρὸς
pros
towardPrep
3588 [e]τοὺς
tous
thoseArt-AMP
1722 [e]ἐν
en
inPrep
4383 [e]προσώπῳ
prosōpō
appearanceN-DNS
2744 [e]καυχωμένους
kauchōmenous
boasting,V-PPM/P-AMP
2532 [e]καὶ
kai
andConj
3361 [e]μὴ
notAdv
1722 [e]ἐν
en
inPrep
2588 [e]καρδίᾳ.
kardia
[the] heart.N-DFS









Greek Texts
ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 5:12 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
οὐ πάλιν ἑαυτοὺς συνιστάνομεν ὑμῖν, ἀλλὰ ἀφορμὴν διδόντες ὑμῖν καυχήματος ὑπὲρ ἡμῶν, ἵνα ἔχητε πρὸς τοὺς ἐν προσώπῳ καυχωμένους καὶ μὴ ἐν καρδίᾳ.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 5:12 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
οὐ πάλιν ἑαυτοὺς συνιστάνομεν ὑμῖν, ἀλλὰ ἀφορμὴν διδόντες ὑμῖν καυχήματος ὑπὲρ ἡμῶν, ἵνα ἔχητε πρὸς τοὺς ἐν προσώπῳ καυχωμένους καὶ μὴ ἐν καρδίᾳ.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 5:12 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
οὐ πάλιν ἑαυτοὺς συνιστάνομεν ὑμῖν, ἀλλὰ ἀφορμὴν διδόντες ὑμῖν καυχήματος ὑπὲρ ἡμῶν, ἵνα ἔχητε πρὸς τοὺς ἐν προσώπῳ καυχωμένους καὶ μὴ ἐν καρδίᾳ.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 5:12 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Οὐ γὰρ πάλιν ἑαυτοὺς συνιστάνομεν ὑμῖν, ἀλλὰ ἀφορμὴν διδόντες ὑμῖν καυχήματος ὑπὲρ ἡμῶν, ἵνα ἔχητε πρὸς τοὺς ἐν προσώπῳ καυχωμένους καὶ οὐ καρδίᾳ.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 5:12 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
οὐ γὰρ πάλιν ἑαυτοὺς συνιστάνομεν ὑμῖν, ἀλλὰ ἀφορμὴν διδόντες ὑμῖν καυχήματος ὑπὲρ ἡμῶν, ἵνα ἔχητε πρὸς τοὺς ἐν προσώπῳ καυχωμένους καὶ οὐ καρδίᾳ.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 5:12 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
οὐ γὰρ πάλιν ἑαυτοὺς συνιστάνομεν ὑμῖν, ἀλλὰ ἀφορμὴν διδόντες ὑμῖν καυχήματος ὑπὲρ ἡμῶν, ἵνα ἔχητε πρὸς τοὺς ἐν προσώπῳ καυχωμένους καὶ μὴ ἐν καρδίᾳ.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 5:12 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
οὐ γὰρ πάλιν ἑαυτοὺς συνιστάνομεν ὑμῖν, ἀλλὰ ἀφορμὴν διδόντες ὑμῖν καυχήματος ὑπὲρ ἡμῶν, ἵνα ἔχητε πρὸς τοὺς ἐν προσώπῳ καυχωμένους καὶ οὐ καρδίᾳ.

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Β΄ 5:12 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
οὐ γὰρ πάλιν ἑαυτοὺς συνιστάνομεν ὑμῖν ἀλλὰ ἀφορμὴν διδόντες ὑμῖν καυχήματος ὑπὲρ ἡμῶν ἵνα ἔχητε πρὸς τοὺς ἐν προσώπῳ καυχωμένους καὶ οὐ καρδίᾳ

2 Corinthians 5:12 Hebrew Bible
כי אין אנחנו משתבחין שנית אליכם אך נתנים לכם סבה להתפאר בנו לנגד המתפארים בפנים ולא בלב׃

2 Corinthians 5:12 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܠܐ ܗܘܐ ܬܘܒ ܢܦܫܢ ܡܫܒܚܝܢܢ ܠܟܘܢ ܐܠܐ ܥܠܬܐ ܗܘ ܝܗܒܝܢܢ ܠܟܘܢ ܕܗܘܝܬܘܢ ܡܫܬܒܗܪܝܢ ܒܢ ܠܘܬ ܗܢܘܢ ܕܒܐܦܐ ܗܘ ܡܫܬܒܗܪܝܢ ܘܠܐ ܒܠܒܐ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
We are not again commending ourselves to you but are giving you an occasion to be proud of us, so that you will have an answer for those who take pride in appearance and not in heart.

King James Bible
For we commend not ourselves again unto you, but give you occasion to glory on our behalf, that ye may have somewhat to answer them which glory in appearance, and not in heart.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
We are not commending ourselves to you again, but giving you an opportunity to be proud of us, so that you may have a reply for those who take pride in the outward appearance rather than in the heart.
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