But now let me dare to boast like a “fool.”, 22 Are these “super-apostles” of yours Hebrews? What we watch, read, listen, or consume can influence us to the point where it … 2 And I give you full credit for always keeping me in mind as you follow carefully the substance of my instructions that I’ve taught you. Or “after the flesh” (according to earthly distinctions). Now, please bear with some of my “craziness” for a moment. “God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Are they descendants of Abraham? 27 I’ve toiled to the point of exhaustion and gone through many sleepless nights. The Messiah, an epithet of Jesus. 2 So until these issues were settled, [] I decided against paying you another painful visit. I’ve also promised that I would present his fiancée to him as a pure virgin bride. Me too! And as his “yes” and our “amen” ascend to God, we bring him glory! It was the custom that if anyone was sentenced to lashings, the punishers must ensure that they did not exceed forty, so they only struck the victim thirty-nine times. In N.T. 5 Now, I believe that I am not inferior in any way to these special “super-apostles”[d] you are attracted to. Are these “super-apostles” of yours Hebrews? All rights reserved. Verb - Present Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular. 13 This will be my third trip to you. The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou. God knows how much I love you! You. 16 So I repeat. 5 We can demolish every deceptive fantasy [] that opposes God and break through every arrogant attitude that is raised up in defiance of the true knowledge of God. Copyright © 2017 by BroadStreet Publishing® Group, LLC. Me too! 14 That doesn’t surprise us, for even Satan transforms himself to appear as an angel of light! God knows how much I love you! Or “who change their form into super-apostles.”. For just as I told you the last time I was there—and now, though absent, I say it again—that when I come I will not go easy on those whom I’ve already warned and those who continue to persist in their sin. Was I wrong to preach the gospel of God to you free of charge? 26 In my difficult travels I’ve faced many dangerous situations: perilous rivers, robbers, foreigners, and even my own people. Is it because I have no love for you? The verb is eukhe, which means a votive obligation and is translated “make a vow” in Acts 18:18. 32 Once, when I was in Damascus, the governor[s] under King Aretas[t] had his troops searching for me to have me arrested, 33 but I was stuffed in a basket[u] and lowered down through a window and managed to escape. We consider living to mean that we are constantly being handed over to death for Jesus’ sake so that the life of Jesus will be revealed through our humanity. 21 I must admit, to our shame that we were too “weak” to relate to you the way they do. 'zeal' (figuratively, of God), or an enemy, malice). Verb - Aorist Indicative Middle - 1st Person Singular. From zeo; properly, heat, i.e. See Deut. 2 Corinthians 11:14 In the Jewish pseudepigraphical book, Apocalypse of Moses, the temptation of Eve is given, and it includes Satan masquerading himself as an angel of light. And besides these painful circumstances, I have the daily pressure of my responsibility for all the churches, with a deep concern weighing heavily on my heart for their welfare. 26 In my difficult travels I’ve faced many dangerous situations: perilous rivers, robbers, foreigners, and even my own people. A primary particle; properly, assigning a reason. I’ve survived deadly peril in the city, in the wilderness, with storms at sea, and with spies posing as believers. 27 I’ve toiled to the point of exhaustion and gone through many sleepless nights. 2 You need to know that God’s passion[a] is burning inside me for you, because, like a loving father, I have pledged your hand in marriage to Christ, your true bridegroom. But now let me dare to boast like a “fool.”. Or “ethnarch,” a politically appointed leader over a specific ethnic group, who represents the king. Is it because I have no love for you? It appears in this sense in the LXX. 7 Have I committed a sin by degrading myself to dignify you? Or “after the flesh” (according to earthly distinctions). In the same way, these false apostles were claiming to be sent from Christ but were peddling another gospel. [f] So I was careful, and will continue to be careful, that I never become a burden to you in any way. 2 Corinthians 9:11 Or “through us.” 2 Corinthians 9:12 The Greek word leitourgia (similar to “liturgy”) is used in Luke 1:23 for the priestly ministry of Zechariah in the temple. But now I’m afraid that just as Eve was deceived by the serpent’s clever lies, your thoughts may be corrupted and you may lose your single-hearted devotion and pure love for Christ. 9 Remember, when I was with you I didn’t bother anyone when I needed money, for my needs were always supplied by my Macedonian friends. How easily you endure those who, in their arrogance, destroy your dignity or even slap you in the face. On the earlier appearances of this thought, see Notes on Matthew 22:2; Matthew 25:1; John 3:29; and, for its more elaborated forms, on Ephesians 5:25-32; Revelation 19:7-9; Revelation 21:2; Revelation 21:9). One. I’ve been flogged excessively, multiple times, even to the point of death. I have worked much harder for God, taken more beatings, and been dragged to more prisons than they. But now let me dare to boast like a “fool.”, 22 Are these “super-apostles” of yours Hebrews? Remember, when I was with you I didn’t bother anyone when I needed money, for my needs were always supplied by my Macedonian friends. God knows how much I love you! 2 Corinthians 4:11 TPT We consider living to mean that we are constantly being handed over to death for Jesus’ sake so that the life of Jesus will be revealed through our humanity. Was I wrong to preach the gospel of God to you free of charge? 30 If boasting is necessary, I will boast about examples of my weakness. Five times I’ve received thirty-nine lashes from the Jewish leaders. Brothers and sisters, you need to know about the severe trials we experienced while we were in western Turkey. 2 Corinthians 9:15 Thanks be unto God for his unspeakable gift. 2C iiC 2Cor ii cor iicor) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools. 2. you are a new creation spiritually. Then you’ll be able to boast of us even as we will boast of you in the day of our Lord Jesus. Yes, give them a break. That is, the region where Corinth was located. And just as we experience the abundance of Christ’s own sufferings, even more of God’s comfort will cascade upon us through our union with Christ. And he is constantly strengthening both you and us in union with Christ. Or possibly a reference to “the serpent.”, Paul received financial support for preaching the gospel and could have asked the Corinthians to support him (, Or “the brothers.” This was most likely from the church of Philippi. 11 Now, please bear with some of my “craziness” for a moment. 2 Corinthians 5:16-18 (TPT) Yes, we have a new perspective of evaluating anyone who just stepped into the Kingdom of God. Our brother Timothy joins me in writing to you and all the holy believers throughout the Roman province of Achaia. Paul uses the imagery of a bride and bridegroom to describe our relationship to Christ. 2 Corinthians 2 The Passion Translation (TPT) Paul’s Previous Letter. A deity, especially the supreme Divinity; figuratively, a magistrate; by Hebraism, very. [m] 25 Three times I experienced being beaten with rods. only in 1 Thessalonians 4:6; 2 Corinthians 2:11; 2 Corinthians 7:2; 2 Corinthians 12:17. 6 For although I may not be a polished or eloquent speaker, I’m certainly not an amateur in revelation knowledge. Or “forty lashes minus one.” Paul received a total of 195 lashings in his lifetime.

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