1Paul,called to be an apostle of JesusChristthrough the will of God,andSosthenes our brother,2
Unto the church of GodwhichisatCorinth, to them that are sanctifiedinChristJesus,called to be saints,withall that ineveryplace call upon the name of JesusChristourLord,boththeirsandours:3Grace be unto you,andpeace,fromGodourFather,and from the LordJesusChrist.4
I thankmyGodalwaysonyourbehalf,for the grace of Godwhich is givenyoubyJesusChrist;5Thatin every thing ye are enrichedbyhim,inallutterance,and in allknowledge;6
Even as the testimony of Christ was confirmedinyou:7
So thatye come behindinnogift; waiting for the cominga of ourLordJesusChrist:8Whoshallalsoconfirmyouunto the end, that ye may be blamelessin the day of ourLordJesusChrist.9God is faithful,bywhom ye were calledunto the fellowship of hisSonJesusChristourLord.