2 Corinthians 1:4; 2 Corinthians 1:11; 2 Corinthians 4:4; 2 Corinthians 4:17; 2 Corinthians 7:15; 2 Corinthians 8:23-24; 2 Corinthians 10:1; 2 Corinthians 10:13; 2 Corinthians 10:15-16; 2 Corinthians 11:10; 2 Corinthians 13:3-4
who comforts us in all our affliction so that we will be able to comfort those who are in any affliction with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
you also joining in helping us through your prayers, so that thanks may be given by many persons on our behalf for the favor bestowed on us through the prayers of many.
in whose case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelieving so that they might not see the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.
For momentary, light affliction is producing for us an eternal weight of glory far beyond all comparison,
His affection abounds all the more toward you, as he remembers the obedience of you all, how you received him with fear and trembling.
As for Titus, he is my partner and fellow worker among you; as for our brethren, they are messengers of the churches, a glory to Christ.
Therefore openly before the churches, show them the proof of your love and of our reason for boasting about you.
Now I, Paul, myself urge you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ -I who am meek when face to face with you, but bold toward you when absent!
But we will not boast beyond our measure, but within the measure of the sphere which God apportioned to us as a measure, to reach even as far as you.
not boasting beyond our measure, that is, in other men's labors, but with the hope that as your faith grows, we will be, within our sphere, enlarged even more by you,
so as to preach the gospel even to the regions beyond you, and not to boast in what has been accomplished in the sphere of another.
As the truth of Christ is in me, this boasting of mine will not be stopped in the regions of Achaia.
since you are seeking for proof of the Christ who speaks in me, and who is not weak toward you, but mighty in you.
For indeed He was crucified because of weakness, yet He lives because of the power of God. For we also are weak in Him, yet we will live with Him because of the power of God directed toward you.