2 Corinthians 1:5; 2 Corinthians 1:14; 2 Corinthians 4:1; 2 Corinthians 6:16; 2 Corinthians 8:5-6; 2 Corinthians 8:15; 2 Corinthians 9:3; 2 Corinthians 9:7; 2 Corinthians 10:7; 2 Corinthians 11:12
For as the sufferings of Christ abound in us, so our consolation also aboundeth by Christ.
As also ye have acknowledged us in part, that we are your rejoicing, even as ye also are ours in the day of the Lord Jesus.
Therefore seeing we have this ministry, as we have received mercy , we faint not;
And what agreement hath the temple of God with idols? for ye are the temple of the living God; as God hath said , I will dwell in them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people.
And this they did, not as we hoped , but first gave their own selves to the Lord, and unto us by the will of God.
Insomuch that we desired Titus, that as he had begun , so he would also finish in you the same grace also.
As it is written , He that had gathered much had nothing over ; and he that had gathered little had no lack .
Yet have I sent the brethren, lest our boasting of you should be in vain in this behalf; that, as I said , ye may be ready :
Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, so let him give; not grudgingly , or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.
Do ye look on things after the outward appearance? If any man trust to himself that he is Christ's, let him of himself think this again, that, as he is Christ's, even so are we Christ's.
But what I do , that I will do , that I may cut off occasion from them which desire occasion; that wherein they glory , they may be found even as we.