2 Corinthians 6:1

1 As God’s co-workers we urge you not to receive God’s grace in vain.

2 Corinthians 6:1 in Other Translations

KJV
1 We then, as workers together with him, beseech you also that ye receive not the grace of God in vain.
ESV
1 Working together with him, then, we appeal to you not to receive the grace of God in vain.
NLT
1 As God’s partners, we beg you not to accept this marvelous gift of God’s kindness and then ignore it.
MSG
1 Companions as we are in this work with you, we beg you, please don't squander one bit of this marvelous life God has given us.
CSB
1 Working together with Him, we also appeal to you: "Don't receive God's grace in vain."

2 Corinthians 6:1 In-Context

1 As God’s co-workers we urge you not to receive God’s grace in vain.
2 For he says, “In the time of my favor I heard you, and in the day of salvation I helped you.”I tell you, now is the time of God’s favor, now is the day of salvation.
3 We put no stumbling block in anyone’s path, so that our ministry will not be discredited.
4 Rather, as servants of God we commend ourselves in every way: in great endurance; in troubles, hardships and distresses;
5 in beatings, imprisonments and riots; in hard work, sleepless nights and hunger;

Cross References 2

  • 1. S 1 Corinthians 3:9; 2 Corinthians 5:20
  • 2. 1 Corinthians 15:2
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