Paul, an Apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, and Timothy, a brother, to the church of God which is at Corinth, with all the saints who are in all of Achaia:
Flp 1:1 - Paul and Timothy, servants of Jesus Christ, to all the saints in Christ Jesus who are at Philippi, with the bishops and deacons.
Grace and peace to you from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ.
Rim 1:7 - To all who are at Rome, the beloved of God, called as saints. Grace to you, and peace, from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ.
1Kor 1:3 - Grace and peace to you from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ.
Ef 1:2 - Grace and peace to you from God the Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ.
1Pt 1:2 - in accord with the foreknowledge of God the Father, in the sanctification of the Spirit, with the obedience and the sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ: May grace and peace be multiplied for you.
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and the God of all consolation.
Ef 1:3 - Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavens, in Christ,
1Pt 1:3 - Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to his great mercy has regenerated us into a living hope, through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead:
He consoles us in all our tribulation, so that we too may be able to console those who are in any kind of distress, through the exhortation by which we also are being exhorted by God.
2Kor 7:6 - But God, who consoles the humble, consoled us by the arrival of Titus,
For just as the Passion of Christ abounds in us, so also, through Christ, does our consolation abound.
Ž 34:19 - May those who are my unjust adversaries not be glad over me: those who have hated me without cause, and who nod agreement with their eyes.
Ž 94:19 -
So, if we are in tribulation, it is for your exhortation and salvation, or if we are in consolation, it is for your consolation, or if we are exhorted, it is for your exhortation and salvation, which results in the patience endurance of the same passion which we also endure.
2Kor 4:17 - For though our tribulation is, at the present time, brief and light, it accomplishes in us the weight of a sublime eternal glory, beyond measure.
For we do not want you to be ignorant, brothers, about our tribulation, which happened to us in Asia. For we were weighed down beyond measure, beyond our strength, so that we became weary, even of life itself.
Sk 19:23 - Now at that time, there occurred no small disturbance concerning the Way of the Lord.
But we had within ourselves the response to death, so that we would not have faith in ourselves, but in God, who raises the dead.
Jer 17:5 - Thus says the Lord: “Cursed is a man who trusts in man, and who establishes what is flesh as his right arm, and whose heart withdraws from the Lord.
Jer 17:7 - Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord, for the Lord will be his confidence.
He has rescued us, and he is rescuing us, from great peril. In him, we hope that he will continue to rescue us.
1Kor 15:31 - Daily I die, by means of your boasting, brothers: you whom I have in Christ Jesus our Lord.
And you are assisting, with your prayers for us, so that from many persons, by that which is a gift in us, thanks may be given through many persons, because of us.
Rim 15:30 - Therefore, I beg you, brothers, through our Lord Jesus Christ and though the love of the Holy Spirit, that you assist me with your prayers to God on my behalf,
Flp 1:19 - For I know that this will bring me to salvation, through your prayers and under the ministration of the Spirit of Jesus Christ,
2Kor 4:15 - Thus, all is for you, so that grace, abounding through many in thanksgiving, may abound to the glory of God.
And just as you have acknowledged us in our role, that we are your glory, so also you are ours, unto the day of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Flp 2:16 - holding to the Word of Life, until my glory in the day of Christ. For I have not run in vain, nor have I labored in vain.
1Sol 2:19 - For what is our hope, and our joy, and our crown of glory? Is it not you, before our Lord Jesus Christ at his return?
And with this confidence, I wanted to come to you sooner, so that you might have a second grace,
1Kor 16:5 - Now I will visit you after I have passed through Macedonia. For I will pass through Macedonia.
But God is faithful, so our word, which was set before you, was not, in him, both Yes and No.
Mt 5:37 - But let your word ‘Yes’ mean ‘Yes,’ and ‘No’ mean ‘No.’ For anything beyond that is of evil.
Jak 5:12 - But before all things, my brothers, do not choose to swear, neither by heaven, nor by the earth, nor in any other oath. But let your word ‘Yes’ be yes, and your word ‘No’ be no, so that you may not fall under judgment.
And he has sealed us, and he has placed the pledge of the Spirit in our hearts.
Rim 8:16 - For the Spirit himself renders testimony to our spirit that we are the sons of God.
2Kor 5:5 - Now the One who accomplishes this very thing in us is God, who has given us the pledge of the Spirit.
Ef 1:13 - In him, you also, after you heard and believed the Word of truth, which is the Gospel of your salvation, were sealed with the Holy Spirit of the Promise.
Ef 4:30 - And do not be willing to grieve the Holy Spirit of God, in whom you have been sealed, unto the day of redemption.
But I call God as a witness to my soul, that I was lenient with you, in that I did not return to Corinth:
Rim 1:9 - For God is my witness, whom I serve in my spirit by the Gospel of his Son, that without ceasing I have kept a remembrance of you
Rim 9:1 - I am speaking the truth in Christ; I am not lying. My conscience offers testimony to me in the Holy Spirit,
2Kor 11:31 - The God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who is blessed forever, knows that I am not lying.
Gal 1:20 - Now what I am writing to you: behold, before God, I am not lying.
Flp 1:8 - For God is my witness how, within the heart of Jesus Christ, I long for all of you.
1Sol 2:5 - And neither did we, at any time, become flattering in speech, as you know, nor did we seek an opportunity for avarice, as God is witness.
1Tim 5:21 - I testify before God and Christ Jesus and the elect Angels, that you should observe these things without prejudgment, doing nothing which shows favoritism to either side.
2Tim 4:1 - I testify before God, and before Jesus Christ, who shall judge the living and the dead through his return and his kingdom:
not because we have dominion over your faith, but because we are assistants of your joy. For by faith you stand.
1Pt 5:3 - not so as to dominate by means of the clerical state, but so as to be formed into a flock from the heart.
- Odvoláva sa na list, ktorý sa stratil. Podobne aj v 4. a 9. verši. 2Kor 1,6
- Človek, ktorý sa dopustil neuváženého činu. Bližšie o tom nič nevieme. 2Kor 1,8
- Nevieme presne, o aké súženie ide. Pavol azda myslí na ťažkosti v Efeze (1 Kor 15, 32) alebo na úklady zo strany Židov? 2Kor 1,13
- Pavol sa bráni pred obvineniami svojich protivníkov z dvojtvárnosti a nejasného postoja. 2Kor 1,13
- Pavol mal dohovorené stretnutie s Títom v Troade. Mal mu doniesť správy o Korinťanoch. Keď tam Títa nenašiel, vybral sa sám do Macedónska, aby sa s ním čím skôr mohol stretnúť. Vidieť, ako Pavol mal veľmi rád veriacich v Korinte. 2Kor 1,14
- V staroveku sa v triumfálnom pochode nieslo pred víťazom kadidlo. Kresťania svojím životom šíria vôňu kadidla, ktoré ohlasuje víťazstvo Krista. 2Kor 1,15
- Korinťania majú každú Pavlovu návštevu u nich považovať za milosť. 2Kor 1,16
- Plán svojej cesty, ktorú si vyznačil v 1 Kor 16, 5–6, musel zmeniť, aby Korinťanov nemusel zarmútiť (porov. 1, 23; 2, 1). 2Kor 1,16
- To znamená: kto je schopný bez zvláštnej Božej pomoci splniť takéto poslanie? 2Kor 1,21-22
- Krstom sme dostali vnútorný nezmazateľný znak, že patríme Kristovi. To všetko sa zavŕši v nebi, ale už tu na zemi máme o tom záruku – záloh v tom, že nám bol daný Duch Svätý.