1Therefore, havingthesepromises, 1beloved, 2let us cleanseourselves from alldefilement of flesh and spirit, perfectingholiness in the fear of God.
23Makeroom for us in your hearts; we wrongednoone, we corruptednoone, we tookadvantage of noone.
I do not speak to condemn you, for I have said4before that you are 5in our hearts to dietogether and to livetogether.
4Great is my 6confidenceain you; great is my 7boasting on your behalf. I am filled with 8comfort; I am overflowing with 9joy in all our affliction.
For even when we came into 10Macedonia our fleshhadnorest, but we were 11afflicted on every side: 12conflictswithout, fearswithin.
But 13God, who comforts the bdepressed, 14comforted us by the coming of 15Titus;