Conclusion and Final Greeting

12 [Although]a I have many [things] to write to you, I do not want [to do so] by means of paper and ink, but I hope to be with you and to speak {face to face}b, so that yourc joy may be complete.

References for 2 John 1:12

    • e 1:12 - *Here "[although]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("have") which is understood as concessive
    • f 1:12 - Literally "mouth to mouth"
    • g 1:12 - Some manuscripts have "our"