2 Corinthians 1:5; 2 Corinthians 1:7; 2 Corinthians 7:14; 2 Corinthians 8:6; 2 Corinthians 8:11; 2 Corinthians 9:5; 2 Corinthians 10:7; 2 Corinthians 11:3
For as the sufferings of Christ abound in us, so our consolation also aboundeth by Christ.
And our hope of you is stedfast, knowing , that as ye are partakers of the sufferings, so shall ye be also of the consolation.
For if I have boasted any thing to him of you, I am not ashamed ; but as we spake all things to you in truth, even so our boasting, which I made before Titus, is found a truth.
Insomuch that we desired Titus, that as he had begun , so he would also finish in you the same grace also.
Now therefore perform the doing of it; that as there was a readiness to will , so there may be a performance also out of that which ye have .
Therefore I thought it necessary to exhort the brethren, that they would go before unto you, and make up beforehand your bounty, whereof ye had notice before , that the same might be ready , as a matter of bounty, and not as of covetousness.
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 I fear , lest by any means, as the serpent beguiled Eve through his subtilty, so your minds should be corrupted from the simplicity that is in Christ.