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2 Corinthians 1

TNIV 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, To the church of God in Corinth, together with all his holy people throughout Achaia: NIV 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, To the church of God in Corinth, together with all the saints throughout Achaia: TNIV 2 Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. NIV 2 Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. TNIV 3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, NIV 3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, TNIV 4 who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God. NIV 4 who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God. TNIV 5 For just as we share abundantly in the sufferings of Christ, so also our comfort abounds through Christ. NIV 5 For just as the sufferings of Christ flow over into our lives, so also through Christ our comfort overflows. TNIV 6 If we are distressed, it is for your comfort and salvation; if we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which produces in you patient endurance of the same sufferings we suffer. NIV 6 If we are distressed, it is for your comfort and salvation; if we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which produces in you patient endurance of the same sufferings we suffer. TNIV 7 And our hope for you is firm, because we know that just as you share in our sufferings, so also you share in our comfort. NIV 7 And our hope for you is firm, because we know that just as you share in our sufferings, so also you share in our comfort. TNIV 8 We do not want you to be uninformed, brothers and sisters, about the troubles we experienced in the province of Asia. We were under great pressure, far beyond our ability to endure, so that we despaired of life itself. NIV 8 We do not want you to be uninformed, brothers, about the hardships we suffered in the province of Asia. We were under great pressure, far beyond our ability to endure, so that we despaired even of life. TNIV 9 Indeed, we felt we had received the sentence of death. But this happened that we might not rely on ourselves but on God, who raises the dead. NIV 9 Indeed, in our hearts we felt the sentence of death. But this happened that we might not rely on ourselves but on God, who raises the dead. TNIV 10 He has delivered us from such a deadly peril, and he will deliver us again. On him we have set our hope that he will continue to deliver us, NIV 10 He has delivered us from such a deadly peril, and he will deliver us. On him we have set our hope that he will continue to deliver us, TNIV 11 as you help us by your prayers. Then many will give thanks on our behalf for the gracious favor granted us in answer to the prayers of many. NIV 11 as you help us by your prayers. Then many will give thanks on our behalf for the gracious favor granted us in answer to the prayers of many. TNIV 12 Now this is our boast: Our conscience testifies that we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially in our relations with you, with integrity and godly sincerity. We have done so, relying not on worldly wisdom but on God's grace. NIV 12 Now this is our boast: Our conscience testifies that we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially in our relations with you, in the holiness and sincerity that are from God. We have done so not according to worldly wisdom but according to God's grace. TNIV 13 For we do not write you anything you cannot read or understand. And I hope that, NIV 13 For we do not write you anything you cannot read or understand. And I hope that, TNIV 14 as you have understood us in part, you will come to understand fully that you can boast of us just as we will boast of you in the day of the Lord Jesus. NIV 14 as you have understood us in part, you will come to understand fully that you can boast of us just as we will boast of you in the day of the Lord Jesus. TNIV 15 Because I was confident of this, I wanted to visit you first so that you might benefit twice. NIV 15 Because I was confident of this, I planned to visit you first so that you might benefit twice. TNIV 16 I wanted to visit you on my way to Macedonia and to come back to you from Macedonia, and then to have you send me on my way to Judea. NIV 16 I planned to visit you on my way to Macedonia and to come back to you from Macedonia, and then to have you send me on my way to Judea. TNIV 17 Was I fickle when I intended to do this? Or do I make my plans in a worldly manner so that in the same breath I say both "Yes, yes" and "No, no"? NIV 17 When I planned this, did I do it lightly? Or do I make my plans in a worldly manner so that in the same breath I say, "Yes, yes" and "No, no"? TNIV 18 But as surely as God is faithful, our message to you is not "Yes" and "No." NIV 18 But as surely as God is faithful, our message to you is not "Yes" and "No." TNIV 19 For the Son of God, Jesus Christ, who was preached among you by us--by me and Silas and Timothy--was not "Yes" and "No," but in him it has always been "Yes." NIV 19 For the Son of God, Jesus Christ, who was preached among you by me and Silas and Timothy, was not "Yes" and "No," but in him it has always been "Yes." TNIV 20 For no matter how many promises God has made, they are "Yes" in Christ. And so through him the "Amen" is spoken by us to the glory of God. NIV 20 For no matter how many promises God has made, they are "Yes" in Christ. And so through him the "Amen" is spoken by us to the glory of God. TNIV 21 Now it is God who makes both us and you stand firm in Christ. He anointed us, NIV 21 Now it is God who makes both us and you stand firm in Christ. He anointed us, TNIV 22 set his seal of ownership on us, and put his Spirit in our hearts as a deposit, guaranteeing what is to come. NIV 22 set his seal of ownership on us, and put his Spirit in our hearts as a deposit, guaranteeing what is to come. TNIV 23 I call God as my witness--and I stake my life on it--that it was in order to spare you that I did not return to Corinth. NIV 23 I call God as my witness that it was in order to spare you that I did not return to Corinth. TNIV 24 Not that we lord it over your faith, but we work with you for your joy, because it is by faith you stand firm. NIV 24 Not that we lord it over your faith, but we work with you for your joy, because it is by faith you stand firm.