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1 Corinthians 16:6

    1 Corinthians 16:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And it may be that I will abide, yea, and winter with you, that ye may bring me on my journey whithersoever I go.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And it may be that I will abide, yes, and winter with you, that you may bring me on my journey wherever I go.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    but with you it may be that I shall abide, or even winter, that ye may set me forward on my journey whithersoever I go.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But I may be with you for a time, or even for the winter, so that you may see me on my way, wherever I go.

    Webster's Revision

    but with you it may be that I shall abide, or even winter, that ye may set me forward on my journey whithersoever I go.

    World English Bible

    But with you it may be that I will stay, or even winter, that you may send me on my journey wherever I go.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    but with you it may be that I shall abide, or even winter, that ye may set me forward on my journey whithersoever I go.

    Definitions for 1 Corinthians 16:6

    Whithersoever - Wherever.
    Yea - Yes; certainly.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Corinthians 16:6

    Yea, and winter with you - He purposed to stay till pentecost at Ephesus; after that to go to Macedonia, and probably to spend the summer there; and come in the autumn to Corinth, and there spend the winter.

    That ye may bring me on my journey - That ye may furnish me with the means of travelling. It appears that, in most cases, the different Churches paid his expenses to other Churches; where this was not done, then he labored at his business to acquire the means of travelling.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Corinthians 16:6

    That ye may bring me on my journey - That you may accompany me, or aid me, and furnish me the means of going on my journey. It was customary for the apostles to be attended by some members of the churches and friends in their travels. See the note at Acts 10:23.

    On my journey ... - Probably to Judea. This was evidently his intention. But wherever he should go, it would be gratifying to him to have their aid and companionship.