2 Corinthians 5
Longing for a Heavenly Body1 For we know that if our earthly house of the tent be rested up, [2a construction 3from 4God 1we have], a house not made by hands, eternal in the heavens. 2 For also in this we moan, [3our dwelling-place -- 4the one 5of 6heaven 2to put on 1longing]; 3 if indeed also being clothed, [2not 4naked 1we shall 3be found]. 4 For also [2the ones 3being 4in 5the 6tent 1we] moan, being weighed down; since we do not want to be stripped, but to put on, that [3should be swallowed down 1the 2mortal] by the life. 5 And the one manufacturing us for this same thing is God, the one also having given to us the deposit of the spirit. 6 Taking courage then at all times, and knowing that while dwelling at home in the body, we are abroad from the Lord. 7 [2by 3belief 1For] we walk, not by sight. 8 And we take courage, and we take pleasure rather to be abroad from the body, and to dwell at home with the Lord. 9 Therefore also we strive earnestly, whether dwelling at home or whether being abroad, [2well-pleasing 3to him 1to be].
Everyone Shall Give an Account10 [3the ones 1For 2all] of us [2be manifested 1must] before the rostrum of the Christ, that [2should receive 1each] the things of the body, as to what he practiced, whether good or whether bad. 11 Knowing then the fear of the Lord, [2men 1we persuade]. But to God we have been made apparent; and I hope also in your consciences we have been made apparent. 12 For [2not 5again 4ourselves 1we do 3commend] to you, but [3opportunity 1are giving 2you] for boasting over us, that you should have something against the ones [2in 3appearance 1boasting], and not in heart. 13 For whether we were startled, it was to God; or whether we were of a sound mind, it is for you. 14 For the love of the Christ constrains us, having adjudged this, that if one [2for 3all 1died], then all died; 15 and [2for 3all 1that he died], that the ones living no longer should live to themselves, but to the one [2for 3them 1having died] and arising. 16 So that we from the present [2nothing 1know] according to the flesh. And if also we have known [2according to 3the flesh 1Christ], but now no longer do we know him thus. 17 So that if anyone be in Christ, there is a new creation, the old things passed away; behold, [2have become 3new 1all things]. 18 And all things are of God, of the reconciling us to himself through Jesus Christ, and having given to us the service of the of reconciliation; 19 how that God was in Christ [2the world 1reconciling] to himself, not imputing to them their transgressions, and having put in us the word of the reconciliation. 20 For of Christ then we are ambassadors, as of God appealing through us; we beseech for Christ -- be reconciled to God! 21 For the one not knowing sin, [3for 4us 2a sin offering 1he made], that we should be righteousness of God by him.
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