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2 Corinthians 8:9 LEB

9 For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that [although he] was rich, for your sake he became poor, in order that you, by his poverty, may become rich.

References for 2 Corinthians 8:9

    • b 8:9 - *Here "[although]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("was") which is understood as concessive

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      • a 8:3 - *The words "[they gave]" are not in the Greek text, but are implied
      • b 8:9 - *Here "[although]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("was") which is understood as concessive
      • c 8:12 - Literally "to the degree that if he might have"
      • d 8:12 - Literally "to the degree that he might not have"
      • e 8:15 - A quotation from Exod 16:18
      • f 8:16 - Literally "on behalf of you"
      • g 8:17 - *Or "he is going out" (if this verb is understood as an epistolary aorist)
      • h 8:24 - Literally "to the face of"