8 We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair;

Read 2 Corinthians 4:8 Using Other Translations

We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed; we are perplexed, but not in despair;
We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not driven to despair;
We are pressed on every side by troubles, but we are not crushed. We are perplexed, but not driven to despair.