He has made us competent as ministers of a new covenant1--not of the letter2 but of the Spirit; for the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life.3
References for 2 Corinthians 3:6
Now if the ministry that brought death,4 which was engraved in letters on stone, came with glory, so that the Israelites could not look steadily at the face of Moses because of its glory,5 fading though it was,
References for 2 Corinthians 3:7
will not the ministry of the Spirit be even more glorious?