2 Corinthians 10:5 Context. The Bible tells us to take every thought captive. 2 Corinthians 10 – How to Judge an Apostle A. Casting down imaginations — Λογισμους καθαιρουντες, literally, demolishing reasonings, namely, such as were fallacious and sophistical, by which vain men endeavoured to controvert, disprove, or even expose to contempt and ridicule, the doctrine of the gospel, and the whole Christian system. 2 Corinthians 10:5-6 casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ, and being ready to punish all disobedience when your obedience is fulfilled. NKJV 5 casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ, NIV 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. 1 Now I, Paul, myself am pleading with you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ—who in presence am lowly among you, but being absent am bold toward you. 2 Corinthians 10:5. Bible > NKJV > 2 Corinthians 10 2 Corinthians 10 New King James Version: Par The Spiritual War. 2 Corinthians 10:5 Parallel Verses. Does Paul walk according to the flesh? 2 Corinthians 10:5 (NKJV) casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ, New Living Translation. II Corinthians 10:5 casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ NKJV: New King James Version Read verse in New King James Version in E-Prime “As a man thinks, so is he.” Proverbs 23:7. 2 But I beseech you, that I may not be bold when I am present with that confidence, wherewith I think to be bold against some, which think of us as if we walked according to the flesh. Now I, Paul, myself am pleading with you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ—who in presence am lowly among you, … 2 Corinthians 10:5-6. (2 Corinthians 10:5) That means that I have a chance to do something about all thoughts that are not well-pleasing to God, before they enter my heart and become a part of me! What we think about is crucial to who we are. (5) Casting down imaginations.--The participle is in agreement with the "we war not" of 2Corinthians 10:3.In the Greek word rendered "imaginations," we have the noun derived from the verb rendered "think," or reckon, in 2Corinthians 10:2.It would be better, perhaps, to carry on the continuity by rendering it thoughts, or even reckonings.. Every high thing that exalteth itself. 1. 2 Corinthians 10:5 (NLT) We destroy every proud obstacle that keeps people from knowing God. King James Version Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ; Darby Bible Translation (1) Paul pleads with the Corinthians. Chapter Parallel. 2 Corinthians 10:5 (New King James Version) A.F.V A.S.V. ... New King James Version casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ, N.A.S.B. 2 Corinthians 10:5 KJV Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ KJV: King James Version 3 For though we walk in the flesh, we do not war after the flesh: 4 (For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong …