1and not only this, but he has also been 2appointed by the churches to travel with us in 3this gracious work, which is being administered by us for the glory of the Lord Himself, and to show our 4readiness,
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taking precaution so that no one will discredit us in our administration of this generous gift;
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for we 5have regard for what is honorable, not only in 6the sight of the Lord, but also in the sight of men.
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We have sent with them our brother, whom we have often tested and found diligent in many things, but now even more diligent because of his great confidence in you.
As for 7Titus, he is my 8partner and fellow worker among you; as for our 9brethren, they are 10messengers of the churches, 11a glory to Christ.
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Therefore openly before the churches, show them the proof of your love and of our 12reason for boasting about you.
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