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2 Corinthians 1:9 NIV

9 Indeed, we felt we had received the sentence of death. But this happened that we might not rely on ourselves but on God, who raises the dead.

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  • a 1:8 - The Greek word for "brothers and sisters" ("adelphoi" ) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family; also in 8:1; 13:11.
  • b 1:12 - Many manuscripts "holiness"
  • c 1:19 - Greek "Silvanus" , a variant of "Silas"