2 Corinthians 7 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 688)

7 Because we have these promises, dear friends, let us cleanse ourselves from everything that can defile our body or spirit. And let us work toward complete holiness because we fear God. 2 Please open your hearts to us. We have not done wrong to anyone, nor led anyone astray, nor taken advantage of anyone. 3 I’m not… Continue reading 2 Corinthians 7 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 688)

2 Corinthians 6 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 687)

2 Corinthians 6 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 6 The Experience of the Ministry. 1 [a]Working together, then, we appeal to you not to receive the grace of God in vain.[b] 2 For he says: “In an acceptable time[c] I heard you,     and on the day of salvation I helped you.” Behold, now is a very… Continue reading 2 Corinthians 6 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 687)

2 Corinthians 5 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 686)

2 Corinthians 5 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Chapter 5 Our Future Destiny. 1 For we know that if our earthly dwelling,[a] a tent, should be destroyed, we have a building from God, a dwelling not made with hands, eternal in heaven. 2 [b]For in this tent we groan, longing to be further clothed with our heavenly… Continue reading 2 Corinthians 5 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 686)

2 Corinthians 4 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 685)

2 Corinthians 4 New Living Translation (NLT) Treasure in Fragile Clay Jars 4 Therefore, since God in his mercy has given us this new way,[a] we never give up. 2 We reject all shameful deeds and underhanded methods. We don’t try to trick anyone or distort the word of God. We tell the truth before God, and all… Continue reading 2 Corinthians 4 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 685)

2 Corinthians Chapter 3 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 684)

2 Corinthians 3 New Living Translation (NLT) 3 Are we beginning to praise ourselves again? Are we like others, who need to bring you letters of recommendation, or who ask you to write such letters on their behalf? Surely not! 2 The only letter of recommendation we need is you yourselves. Your lives are a letter written in… Continue reading 2 Corinthians Chapter 3 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 684)

2 Corinthians: 2 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 683)

2 Corinthians 2 New Living Translation (NLT) 2 So I decided that I would not bring you grief with another painful visit. 2 For if I cause you grief, who will make me glad? Certainly not someone I have grieved. 3 That is why I wrote to you as I did, so that when I do come, I won’t… Continue reading 2 Corinthians: 2 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 683)

2 Corinthians: 1 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 682)

2 Corinthians 1 New Living Translation (NLT) Greetings from Paul 1 This letter is from Paul, chosen by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus, and from our brother Timothy. I am writing to God’s church in Corinth and to all of his holy people throughout Greece.[a] 2 May God our Father and the… Continue reading 2 Corinthians: 1 (Taipo Bible Reading Marathon Day 682)