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2 Corinthians 2 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:1 - For I made up my mind not to make you another painful visit.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:2 - For if I cause you pain, who is there to make me glad but the one whom I have pained?

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:3 - And I wrote as I did, so that when I came I might not suffer pain from those who should have made me rejoice, for I felt sure of all of you, that my joy would be the joy of you all.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:4 - For I wrote you out of much affliction and anguish of heart and with many tears, not to cause you pain but to let you know the abundant love that I have for you.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:5 - But if any one has caused pain, he has caused it not to me, but in some measure--not to put it too severely--to you all.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:6 - For such a one this punishment by the majority is enough;

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:7 - so you should rather turn to forgive and comfort him, or he may be overwhelmed by excessive sorrow.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:8 - So I beg you to reaffirm your love for him.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:9 - For this is why I wrote, that I might test you and know whether you are obedient in everything.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:10 - Any one whom you forgive, I also forgive. What I have forgiven, if I have forgiven anything, has been for your sake in the presence of Christ,

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:11 - to keep Satan from gaining the advantage over us; for we are not ignorant of his designs.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:12 - When I came to Tro'as to preach the gospel of Christ, a door was opened for me in the Lord;

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:13 - but my mind could not rest because I did not find my brother Titus there. So I took leave of them and went on to Macedo'nia.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:14 - But thanks be to God, who in Christ always leads us in triumph, and through us spreads the fragrance of the knowledge of him everywhere.

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:15 - For we are the aroma of Christ to God among those who are being saved and among those who are perishing,

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:16 - to one a fragrance from death to death, to the other a fragrance from life to life. Who is sufficient for these things?

Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:17 - For we are not, like so many, peddlers of God's word; but as men of sincerity, as commissioned by God, in the sight of God we speak in Christ.

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