2 Corinthians 12:13-16 NIV

13 How were you inferior to the other churches, except that I was never a burden to you?1 Forgive me this wrong!2

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14 Now I am ready to visit you for the third time,3 and I will not be a burden to you, because what I want is not your possessions but you. After all, children should not have to save up for their parents,4 but parents for their children.5

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15 So I will very gladly spend for you everything I have and expend myself as well.6 If I love you more,7 will you love me less?

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16 Be that as it may, I have not been a burden to you.8 Yet, crafty fellow that I am, I caught you by trickery!

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