2 Corinthians 1:5

5 For as we share abundantly in 1Christ's sufferings, so through Christ we share abundantly in comfort too.[a]

2 Corinthians 1:5 In-Context

3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort,
4 who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
5 For as we share abundantly in Christ's sufferings, so through Christ we share abundantly in comfort too.
6 If we are afflicted, it is for your comfort and salvation; and if we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which you experience when you patiently endure the same sufferings that we suffer.
7 Our hope for you is unshaken, for we know that as you share in our sufferings, you will also share in our comfort.

Cross References 1

  • 1. [2 Corinthians 4:10; Philippians 3:10; Colossians 1:24]

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Or For as the sufferings of Christ abound for us, so also our comfort abounds through Christ
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