2 Corinthians 3:1-8 NRS

1 Are we beginning to commend ourselves again? Surely we do not need, as some do, letters of recommendation to you or from you, do we?
2 You yourselves are our letter, written on our a hearts, to be known and read by all;

References for 2 Corinthians 3:2

    • g 3:2 - Other ancient authorities read [your]
      3 and you show that you are a letter of Christ, prepared by us, written not with ink but with the Spirit of the living God, not on tablets of stone but on tablets of human hearts.
      4 Such is the confidence that we have through Christ toward God.
      5 Not that we are competent of ourselves to claim anything as coming from us; our competence is from God,
      6 who has made us competent to be ministers of a new covenant, not of letter but of spirit; for the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life.
      7 Now if the ministry of death, chiseled in letters on stone tablets, b came in glory so that the people of Israel could not gaze at Moses' face because of the glory of his face, a glory now set aside,

      References for 2 Corinthians 3:7

        • h 3:7 - Gk [on stones]
          8 how much more will the ministry of the Spirit come in glory?