2 Corinthians 2:17; 2 Corinthians 4:2; 2 Corinthians 5:19; 2 Corinthians 6:7; 2 Corinthians 8:7; 2 Corinthians 10:10-11; 2 Corinthians 11:6
Unlike so many, we do not peddle the word of God for profit. On the contrary, in Christ we speak before God with sincerity, like men sent from God.
Rather, we have renounced secret and shameful ways; we do not use deception, nor do we distort the word of God. On the contrary, by setting forth the truth plainly we commend ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God.
that God was reconciling the world to himself in Christ, not counting men's sins against them. And he has committed to us the message of reconciliation.
in truthful speech and in the power of God; with weapons of righteousness in the right hand and in the left;
But just as you excel in everything--in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in complete earnestness and in your love for us--see that you also excel in this grace of giving.
For some say, "His letters are weighty and forceful, but in person he is unimpressive and his speaking amounts to nothing."
Such people should realize that what we are in our letters when we are absent, we will be in our actions when we are present.
I may not be a trained speaker, but I do have knowledge. We have made this perfectly clear to you in every way.