2 Corinthians 5:8

We are of good courage, I say, and are willing rather to be absent from the body, and to be at home with the Lord.

Alternate Versions of 2 Corinthians 5-8

A Conservative Version: 2 Corinthians 5:8
And we are confident, and are pleased rather to be absent from the body and to be at home near the Lord.

American Standard Version: 2 Corinthians 5:8
we are of good courage, I say, and are willing rather to be absent from the body, and to be at home with the Lord.

Bible in Basic English: 2 Corinthians 5:8
We are without fear, desiring to be free from the body, and to be with the Lord.

Darby English Bible: 2 Corinthians 5:8
we are confident, I say, and pleased rather to be absent from the body and present with the Lord.

King James Version: 2 Corinthians 5:8
We are confident, I say, and willing rather to be absent from the body, and to be present with the Lord.

King James Version (UK): 2 Corinthians 5:8
We are confident, I say, and willing rather to be absent from the body, and to be present with the Lord.

Youngs Literal Translation: 2 Corinthians 5:8
we have courage, and are well pleased rather to be away from the home of the body, and to be at home with the Lord.

Verses Related to 2 Corinthians 5-8

Psalms 16:11
You will show me the path of life. In your presence is fullness of joy. In your right hand there are pleasures forevermore.

Psalms 17:15
As for me, I shall see your face in righteousness; I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with seeing your form.

Matthew 25:21
"His lord said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a few things, I will set you over many things. Enter into the joy of your lord.'

Matthew 25:23
"His lord said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a few things, I will set you over many things. Enter into the joy of your lord.'

Luke 2:29
"Now you are releasing your servant, Master, According to your word, in peace;

John 14:3
If I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and will receive you to myself; that where I am, you may be there also.

John 17:24
Father, I desire that they also whom you have given me be with me where I am, that they may see my glory, which you have given me, for you loved me before the foundation of the world.

Acts 21:13
Then Paul answered, "What are you doing, weeping and breaking my heart? For I am ready not only to be bound, but also to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus."

2 Corinthians 5:6
Being therefore always of good courage, and knowing that, while we are at home in the body, we are absent from the Lord;