2 Corinthians 5:1-8 NAS

The Temporal and Eternal

1 For we know that if athe 1earthly 2tent which is our house is torn down, we have a building from God, a house 3not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.

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    • | 5:1 - Lit "our earthly house of the tent"
      2 For indeed in this house we 4groan, longing to be 5clothed with our dwelling from heaven,

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      3 inasmuch as we, having put it on, will not be found naked.
      4 For indeed while we are in this tent, we 6groan, being burdened, because * we do not want to be unclothed but to be 7clothed, so that what is 8mortal will be swallowed up by life.

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      5 Now He who prepared us for this very purpose is God, who 9gave to us the Spirit as a bpledge.

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        • } 5:5 - Or "down payment"
          6 Therefore, being always of good courage, and knowing that 10while we are at home in the body we are absent from the Lord -

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          7 for 11we walk by faith, not by csight -

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            • ~ 5:7 - Or "appearance"
              8 we are of good courage, I say, and 12prefer rather to be absent from the body and 13to be at home with the Lord.

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