18 Now 1all these things are from God, 2who reconciled us to Himself through Christ and gave us the 3ministry of reconciliation,

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19 namely, that 4God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, 5not counting their trespasses against them, and He has committed to us the word of reconciliation.

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    • i 5:19 - Lit "having"
    • j 5:19 - Lit "placed in us"
      20 Therefore, we are 6ambassadors for Christ, 7as though God were making an appeal through us; we beg you on behalf of Christ, be 8reconciled to God.

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      21 He made Him who 9knew no sin to be 10sin on our behalf, so that we might become the 11righteousness of God in Him.