2 Corinthians 5:21; 2 Corinthians 8:10-11; 2 Corinthians 11:7; 2 Corinthians 11:12; 2 Corinthians 11:25; 2 Corinthians 13:7
He made Him who knew no sin to be sin on our behalf, so that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.
I give my opinion in this matter, for this is to your advantage, who were the first to begin a year ago not only to do this, but also to desire to do it.
But now finish doing it also, so that just as there was the readiness to desire it, so there may be also the completion of it by your ability.
Or did I commit a sin in humbling myself so that you might be exalted, because I preached the gospel of God to you without charge?
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.
Three times I was beaten with rods, once I was stoned, three times I was shipwrecked, a night and a day I have spent in the deep.
Now we pray to God that you do no wrong; not that we ourselves may appear approved, but that you may do what is right, even though we may appear unapproved.