2 Corinthians 1:1 ESV


1 Paul, 1an apostle of Christ Jesus 2by the will of God, and 3Timothy our brother, To the church of God that is at Corinth, 4with all the saints who are in the whole of Achaia:

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  • a 1:5 - Or For as the sufferings of Christ abound for us, so also our comfort abounds through Christ
  • b 1:8 - Or brothers and sisters. The plural Greek word adelphoi (translated "brothers") refers to siblings in a family. In New Testament usage, depending on the context, adelphoi may refer either to men or to both men and women who are siblings (brothers and sisters) in God's family, the church
  • c 1:12 - Some manuscripts holiness
  • d 1:13 - Or understand; twice in this verse; also verse 14
  • e 1:22 - Or down payment