2 Corinthians 5:16-21 ESV

16 From now on, therefore, 1we regard no one according to the flesh. Even though we once regarded Christ according to the flesh, we regard him thus no longer.

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17 Therefore, if anyone is 2in Christ, he is 3a new creation.a4 The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.

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18 All this is from God, 5who through Christ reconciled us to himself and gave us 6the ministry of reconciliation;

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19 that is, in Christ God was reconcilingb the world to himself, 7not counting their trespasses against them, and entrusting to us 8the message of reconciliation.

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    • r 5:19 - Or God was in Christ, reconciling
      20 Therefore, 9we are ambassadors for Christ, 10God making his appeal through us. We implore you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.

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      21 11For our sake he made him to be sin 12who knew no sin, so that in him we might become 13the righteousness of God.

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