2 Corinthians 6:1-7 NLT

1 As God's partners, a we beg you not to reject this marvelous message of God's great kindness.

References for 2 Corinthians 6:1

    • o 6:1 - Or <I>As we work together.</I>
      2 For God says, "At just the right time, I heard you. On the day of salvation, I helped you." b Indeed, God is ready to help you right now. Today is the day of salvation.

      References for 2 Corinthians 6:2

        • p 6:2 - Isa 49:8.
          3 We try to live in such a way that no one will be hindered from finding the Lord by the way we act, and so no one can find fault with our ministry.
          4 In everything we do we try to show that we are true ministers of God. We patiently endure troubles and hardships and calamities of every kind.
          5 We have been beaten, been put in jail, faced angry mobs, worked to exhaustion, endured sleepless nights, and gone without food.
          6 We have proved ourselves by our purity, our understanding, our patience, our kindness, our sincere love, and the power of the Holy Spirit. c

          References for 2 Corinthians 6:6

            • q 6:6 - Or <I>the holiness of spirit.</I>
              7 We have faithfully preached the truth. God's power has been working in us. We have righteousness as our weapon, both to attack and to defend ourselves.