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2 Corinthians

2:1 So I decided not to return to you myself and cause more sorrow.

εκρινα
G2919
I-judged
δε
G1161
yet
εμαυτω
G1683
[to]-myself
τουτο
G5124
this
το
G3588
the
μη
G3361
not
παλιν
G3825
again
εν
G1722
in
λυπη
G3077
sadness
προς
G4314
toward
ὑμας
G5209
yous
ελθειν
G2064
to-come

2:2 After all, if I make you sad, who will cheer me up, if not those I would be making sad?

ει.
G1487
if
γαρ
G1063
because
εγω
G1473
I
λυπω
G3077
I-am-sad
ὑμας
G5209
yous
και
G2532
and
τις
G5101
who

G3588
the
ευφραινων
G2165
gladdening
με
G3165
me
ει.
G1487
if
μη
G3361
not

G3588
the
λυπουμενος
G3076
being-saddened
εξ
G1537
out
εμου
G1700
[of]-me

2:3 And this is why I wrote to you, so that I wouldn’t have to come and be saddened by those I should have been celebrating with. But I am confident in all of you, who are my happiness.

και
G2532
and
εγραψα
G1125
I-wrote
τουτο
G5124
this
αυτο
G846
it
ἱνα
G2443
that
μη
G3361
not
ελθων
G2064
coming
λυπην
G3077
sadness
σχω
G5632
I-should-have
αφ᾽
G575
from
ὡν
G3739
[of]-whom
εδει
G1210
was-necessary
με
G3165
me
χαιρειν
G5463
to-be-happy
πεποιθως
G3982
being-persuaded
επι
G1909
on
παντας
G3956
all
ὑμας
G5209
yous
ὁτι
G3754
since

G3588
the
εμη
G1699
[to]-my
χαρα
G5479
happiness
παντων
G3956
[of]-all
ὑμων
G5216
[of]-yous
εστιν
G2076
is

2:4 I wrote to you with a very heavy heart and through many tears, not to make you sad but so that you will know the abounding love I have for you.

εκ
G1537
out
γαρ
G1063
because
πολλης
G4183
[of]-many
θλιψεως
G2347
[of]-pressure
και
G2532
and
συνοχης
G4928
[of]-anguish
καρδιας
G2588
[of]-heart
εγραψα
G1125
I-wrote
ὑμιν
G5213
[to]-yous
δια
G1223
through
πολλων
G4183
[of]-many
δακρυων
G1144
[of]-tears
ουχ
G3756
not
ἱνα
G2443
that
λυπηθητε
G3076
yous-may-be-distressed
αλλα
G235
but
την
G3588
the
αγαπην
G26
love
ἱνα
G2443
that
γνωτε
G1097
yous-may-know-without-doubt
ἡν
G3739
which
εχω
G2192
I-have
περισσοτερως
G4056
especially
εις
G1519
into
ὑμας
G5209
yous

2:5 Yet if that person has caused sorrow, it wasn’t just me they made sad but all of you— and I’m not exaggerating.

ει.
G1487
if
δε
G1161
yet
τις
G5101
who
λελυπηκεν
G3076
has-distressed
ουκ
G3756
not
εμε
G1691
me
λελυπηκεν
G3076
has-distressed
αλλα
G235
but
απο
G575
from
μερους
G3313
[of]-share
ἱνα
G2443
that
μη
G3361
not
επιβαρω
G1912
I-may-be-harsh
παντας
G3956
all
ὑμας
G5209
yous

2:6 The discipline administered by the majority of you was enough for him.

ἱκανον
G2425
competent
τω
G3588
[to]-the
τοιουτω
G5108
[to]-such

G3588
the
επιτιμια
G2009
penalty
αὑτη
G3778
this one

G3588
the
ὑπο
G5259
under
των
G3588
[of]-the
πλειονων
G4119
[of]-more

2:7 So now, turn around and show him mercy and consolation, so that he will not be consumed by extreme sorrow.

ὡστε
G5620
so-too
τουναντιον
G5121
conversely
μαλλον
G3123
rather
ὑμας
G5209
yous
χαρισασθαι
G5483
to-favor
και
G2532
and
παρακαλεσαι
G3870
to-advocate
μη
G3361
not
πως
G4459
how
τη
G3588
[to]-the
περισσοτερα
G4053
[to]-excessive
λυπη
G3077
sadness
καταποθη
G2666
may-be-gulped-down

G3588
the
τοιουτος
G5108
such

2:8 Therefore I plead with you to affirm him in love.

διο
G1352
for-this-reason
παρακαλω
G3870
I-am-advocating
ὑμας
G5209
yous
κυρωσαι
G2965
to-validate
εις
G1519
into
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
αγαπην
G26
love

2:9 Now I’m also writing this to test you and see whether or not you are paying attention to everything I told you.

εις
G1519
into
τουτο
G5124
this
γαρ
G1063
because
και
G2532
and
εγραψα
G1125
I-wrote
ἱνα
G2443
that
γνω
G1097
I-may-know
την
G3588
the
δοκιμην
G1382
proof
ὑμων
G5216
[of]-yous
ει.
G1487
if
εις
G1519
into
παντα
G3956
all
ὑπηκοοι
G5255
attentive
εστε
G2075
yous-are

2:10 If you have granted him mercy then so have I, for whatever there was to grant, I did so through you in the presence of the Anointed.


G3739
[to]-whom
δε
G1161
yet
τι
G5101
what
χαριζεσθε
G5483
yous-are-favoring
καγω
G2504
and-I
και
G2532
and
γαρ
G1063
because
εγω
G1473
I

G3588
the
κεχαρισμαι
G5483
I-have-favored
ει.
G1487
if
τι
G5101
what
κεχαρισμαι
G5483
I-have-favored
δι᾽
G1223
through
ὑμας
G5209
yous
εν
G1722
in
προσωπω
G4383
[to]-face
χριστου
G5547
[of]-anointed

2:11 This way the Adversary will have no way to stake a false claim on us, for we are not ignorant of his scheming.

ἱνα
G2443
that
μη
G3361
not
πλεονεκτηθωμεν
G4122
we-may-be-overreached
ὑπο
G5259
under
του
G3588
[of]-the
σατανα
G4567
adversary
ου
G3756
not
γαρ
G1063
because
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
τα
G3588
the
νοηματα
G3540
minds
αγνοουμεν
G50
we-are-mistaken

2:12 When I arrived in Troas the Master opened a door for me for the Gospel of the Anointed.

ελθων
G2064
coming
δε
G1161
yet
εις
G1519
into
την
G3588
the
τρωαδα
G5174
Troas
εις
G1519
into
το
G3588
the
ευαγγελιον
G2098
good-news
του
G3588
[of]-the
χριστου
G5547
[of]-anointed
και
G2532
and
θυρας
G2374
[of]-portal
μοι
G3427
[to]-me
ανεωγμενης
G455
[of]-had-been-opened-up
εν
G1722
in
κυριω
G2962
master

2:13 But I had no relief in my spirit because I could not find my brother Titus, so I left them and went to Macedonia.

ουκ
G3756
not
εσχηκα
G2192
I-have-had
ανεσιν
G425
ease
τω
G3588
[to]-the
πνευματι
G4151
[to]-breath
μου
G3450
[of]-me
τω
G3588
[to]-the
μη
G3361
not
εὑρειν
G2147
to-find
με
G3165
me
τιτον
G5103
Titus
τον
G3588
the
αδελφον
G80
sibling
μου
G3450
[of]-me
αλλα
G235
but
αποταξαμενος
G657
bidding-farewell
αυτοις
G846
[to]-them
εξηλθον
G1831
Ι/they-came-out
εις
G1519
into
μακεδονιαν
G3109
Macedonia

2:14 Now thank God, the one who always grants us victory with the Anointed! He spreads the aroma of the knowledge of him through us everywhere,

τω
G3588
[to]-the
δε
G1161
yet
θεω
G2316
[to]-God
χαρις
G5485
favor
τω
G3588
[to]-the
παντοτε
G3842
always
θριαμβευοντι
G2358
[to]-triumphing
ἡμας
G2248
us
εν
G1722
in
τω
G3588
[to]-the
χριστω
G5547
[to]-anointed
και
G2532
and
την
G3588
the
οσμην
G3744
fragrance
της
G3588
[of]-the
γνωσεως
G1108
[of]-knowledge
αυτου
G846
[of]-self
φανερουντι
G5319
[to]-reveal
δι᾽
G1223
through
ἡμων
G2257
[of]-us
εν
G1722
in
παντι
G3956
[to]-every
τοπω
G5117
[to]-place

2:15 for we are the fragrance of God— both to those who are being saved and those who are being destroyed.

ὁτι
G3754
since
χριστου
G5547
[of]-anointed
ευωδια
G2175
perfume
εσμεν
G2070
we-are
τω
G3588
[to]-the
θεω
G2316
[to]-God
εν
G1722
in
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
σωζομενοις
G4982
[to]-being-saved
και
G2532
and
εν
G1722
in
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
απολλυμενοις
G622
[to]-being-destroyed-completely

2:16 To the latter we are the stench of impending death, but to the former we are the fragrance of promised life. But who is up to the task?

οἱς
G3739
[to]-whom
μεν
G3303
in-fact
οσμη
G3744
fragrance
εκ
G1537
out
θανατου
G2288
[of]-death
εις
G1519
into
θανατον
G2288
death
οἱς
G3739
[to]-whom
δε
G1161
yet
οσμη
G3744
fragrance
εκ
G1537
out
ζωης
G2222
[of]-life
εις
G1519
into
ζωην
G2222
life
και
G2532
and
προς
G4314
toward
ταυτα
G5023
these-things
τις
G5101
who
ἱκανος
G2425
competent

2:17 For we are not like most people who peddle the Word of God, but instead we are sincere because we speak of God and from God with the Anointed.

ου
G3756
not
γαρ
G1063
because
εσμεν
G2070
we-are
ὡς
G5613
as
οἱ
G3588
the
λοιποι
G3062
remaining
καπηλευοντες
G2585
marketing
τον
G3588
the
λογον
G3056
saying
του
G3588
[of]-the
θεου
G2316
[of]-God
αλλ᾽
G235
but
ὡς
G5613
as
εξ
G1537
out
ειλικρινειας
G1505
[of]-genuineness
αλλ᾽
G235
but
ὡς
G5613
as
εκ
G1537
out
θεου
G2316
[of]-God
κατεναντι
G2713
in-the-presence-of
θεου
G2316
[of]-God
εν
G1722
in
χριστω
G5547
[to]-anointed
λαλουμεν
G2980
we-are-talking