Now to the one who works, his pay is not credited due to grace but due to obligation. 1
Now when a man works, his wages are not credited to him as a gift, but as an obligation.
Now to the one who works, his wage is not credited as a favor, but as what is due.
When people work, their wages are not a gift. Workers earn what they receive.
If you're a hard worker and do a good job, you deserve your pay; we don't call your wages a gift.
Now, the reward is credited to him who does works, not as of grace but as a debt.
Now to one who works, wages are not reckoned as a gift but as something due.
Now to him who works, the wages are not counted as grace but as debt.
to him that worketh
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to the one who works
, his pay
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1 tn Grk “not according to grace but according to obligation.”