2 Corinthians - Chapter 5
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4 Yes, indeed, in this present tent, we groan under the burden, not that we want to be stripped of our covering, but because we want to be covered with a second garment on top, so that what is mortal in us may be swallowed up by life.
7 guided by faith and not yet by sight;
9 And so whether at home or exiled, we make it our ambition to please him.
12 Again we are saying this not to commend ourselves to you, but simply to give you the opportunity to take pride in us, so that you may have an answer for those who take pride in appearances and not inner reality.
18 It is all God's work; he reconciled us to himself through Christ and he gave us the ministry of reconciliation.
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