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2 Corinthians 13:1
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Final Warnings

This will be my third visit to you.(a) "Every matter must be established by the testimony of two or three witnesses."[a](b)
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2 Corinthians 13:2
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I already gave you a warning when I was with you the second time. I now repeat it while absent:(c) On my return I will not spare(d) those who sinned earlier(e) or any of the others,
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2 Corinthians 13:3
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since you are demanding proof that Christ is speaking through me.(f) He is not weak in dealing with you, but is powerful among you.
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2 Corinthians 13:4
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For to be sure, he was crucified in weakness,(g) yet he lives by God's power.(h) Likewise, we are weak(i) in him, yet by God's power we will live with him(j) in our dealing with you.
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2 Corinthians 13:5
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Examine yourselves(k) to see whether you are in the faith; test yourselves.(l) Do you not realize that Christ Jesus is in you(m)—unless, of course, you fail the test?
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2 Corinthians 13:6
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And I trust that you will discover that we have not failed the test.
2 Corinthians 13:7
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Now we pray to God that you will not do anything wrong—not so that people will see that we have stood the test but so that you will do what is right even though we may seem to have failed.
2 Corinthians 13:8
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For we cannot do anything against the truth, but only for the truth.
2 Corinthians 13:9
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We are glad whenever we are weak(n) but you are strong;(o) and our prayer is that you may be fully restored.(p)
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2 Corinthians 13:10
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This is why I write these things when I am absent, that when I come I may not have to be harsh(q) in my use of authority—the authority the Lord gave me for building you up, not for tearing you down.(r)
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2 Corinthians 13:11
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Finally, brothers and sisters,(s) rejoice! Strive for full restoration, encourage one another, be of one mind, live in peace.(t) And the God of love(u) and peace(v) will be with you.
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2 Corinthians 13:12
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Greet one another with a holy kiss.(w)
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2 Corinthians 13:13
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All God's people here send their greetings.(x)
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2 Corinthians 13:14
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May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ,(y) and the love of God,(z) and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit(aa) be with you all.
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