2 Corinthians 1:4; 2 Corinthians 1:6; 2 Corinthians 2:3; 2 Corinthians 3:14; 2 Corinthians 3:18; 2 Corinthians 4:13; 2 Corinthians 5:5; 2 Corinthians 6:13; 2 Corinthians 7:11; 2 Corinthians 8:16; 2 Corinthians 8:19; 2 Corinthians 10:1; 2 Corinthians 11:14; 2 Corinthians 12:13; 2 Corinthians 12:18; 2 Corinthians 13:11
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.
But if we are afflicted, it is for your comfort and salvation; or if we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which is effective in the patient enduring of the same sufferings which we also suffer;
This is the very thing I wrote you, so that when I came, I would not have sorrow from those who ought to make me rejoice; having confidence in you all that my joy would be the joy of you all.
But their minds were hardened; for until this very day at the reading of the old covenant the same veil remains unlifted, because it is removed in Christ.
But we all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord , are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as from the Lord , the Spirit.
But having the same spirit of faith, according to what is written, "I BELIEVED, THEREFORE I SPOKE," we also believe, therefore we also speak,
Now He who prepared us for this very purpose is God, who gave to us the Spirit as a pledge.
Now in a like exchange -I speak as to children -open wide to us also.
For behold what earnestness this very thing, this godly sorrow, has produced in you: what vindication of yourselves, what indignation, what fear, what longing, what zeal, what avenging of wrong! In everything you demonstrated yourselves to be innocent in the matter.
But thanks be to God who puts the same earnestness on your behalf in the heart of Titus.
and not only this, but he has also been appointed by the churches to travel with us in this gracious work, which is being administered by us for the glory of the Lord Himself, and to show our readiness,
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!
No wonder, for even Satan disguises himself as an angel of light.
For in what respect were you treated as inferior to the rest of the churches, except that I myself did not become a burden to you? Forgive me this wrong!
I urged Titus to go, and I sent the brother with him. Titus did not take any advantage of you, did he? Did we not conduct ourselves in the same spirit and walk in the same steps?
Finally, brethren, rejoice, be made complete, be comforted, be like-minded, live in peace; and the God of love and peace will be with you.