2 Corinthians 10:4

4 The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds.

2 Corinthians 10:4 in Other Translations

KJV
4 (For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds;)
ESV
4 For the weapons of our warfare are not of the flesh but have divine power to destroy strongholds.
NLT
4 We use God’s mighty weapons, not worldly weapons, to knock down the strongholds of human reasoning and to destroy false arguments.
MSG
4 The tools of our trade aren't for marketing or manipulation, but they are for demolishing that entire massively corrupt culture.
CSB
4 since the weapons of our warfare are not fleshly, but are powerful through God for the demolition of strongholds. We demolish arguments

2 Corinthians 10:4 In-Context

2 I beg you that when I come I may not have to be as bold as I expect to be toward some people who think that we live by the standards of this world.
3 For though we live in the world, we do not wage war as the world does.
4 The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds.
5 We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.
6 And we will be ready to punish every act of disobedience, once your obedience is complete.

Cross References 3

  • 1. S 2 Corinthians 6:7
  • 2. 1 Corinthians 2:5
  • 3. ver 8; Jeremiah 1:10; Jeremiah 23:29; 2 Corinthians 13:10
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