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2 Corinthians 5:4 LEB

4 For indeed we who are in this tent groan, being burdened {for this reason, that} we do not want to be unclothed, but to be clothed, in order that what is mortal may be swallowed up by life.

References for 2 Corinthians 5:4

    • d 5:4 - Literally "in that"

      Study tools for 2 Corinthians 5:4

      • a 5:2 - *Here "[because]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("desire") which is understood as causal
      • b 5:3 - *Here "[after]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("have taken off") which is understood as temporal
      • c 5:3 - A number of important early manuscripts read "have put [it] on" here
      • d 5:4 - Literally "in that"
      • e 5:6 - *Here "[although]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("confident") which is understood as concessive
      • f 5:6 - *Here "[while]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("are at home") which is understood as temporal
      • g 5:11 - *Here "[because]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("know") which is understood as causal
      • h 5:14 - *Here "[because]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("have concluded") which is understood as causal
      • i 5:16 - Literally "according to the flesh"
      • j 5:16 - Literally "according to the flesh"
      • k 5:20 - *Here "[if]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("were imploring") which is understood as conditional