2 Corinthians 1:4; 2 Corinthians 2:15; 2 Corinthians 4:3; 2 Corinthians 5:4; 2 Corinthians 5:12; 2 Corinthians 5:18; 2 Corinthians 7:11; 2 Corinthians 8:14; 2 Corinthians 9:1; 2 Corinthians 10:12; 2 Corinthians 11:12; 2 Corinthians 12:21; 2 Corinthians 13:2
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.
For we are a fragrance of Christ to God among those who are being saved and among those who are perishing;
And even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled to those who are perishing,
For indeed while we are in this tent, we groan, being burdened, because we do not want to be unclothed but to be clothed, so that what is mortal will be swallowed up by life.
We are not again commending ourselves to you but are giving you an occasion to be proud of us, so that you will have an answer for those who take pride in appearance and not in heart.
Now all these things are from God, who reconciled us to Himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation,
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.
at this present time your abundance being a supply for their need, so that their abundance also may become a supply for your need, that there may be equality;
For it is superfluous for me to write to you about this ministry to the saints;
For we are not bold to class or compare ourselves with some of those who commend themselves; but when they measure themselves by themselves and compare themselves with themselves, they are without understanding.
But what I am doing I will continue to do, so that I may cut off opportunity from those who desire an opportunity to be regarded just as we are in the matter about which they are boasting.
I am afraid that when I come again my God may humiliate me before you, and I may mourn over many of those who have sinned in the past and not repented of the impurity, immorality and sensuality which they have practiced.
I have previously said when present the second time, and though now absent I say in advance to those who have sinned in the past and to all the rest as well, that if I come again I will not spare anyone,