2 Corinthians 2:4-6 NIV

4 For I wrote you1 out of great distress and anguish of heart and with many tears, not to grieve you but to let you know the depth of my love for you.

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Forgiveness for the Sinner

5 If anyone has caused grief,2 he has not so much grieved me as he has grieved all of you, to some extent--not to put it too severely.

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6 The punishment3 inflicted on him by the majority is sufficient for him.

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