Bible: 2 Cor 4:11-18

4:11 For we who are alive are constantly being handed over to death for Jesussake, so that the life of Jesus may also be made visible 1  in our mortal body. 2  4:12 As a result, 3  death is at work in us, but life is at work in you. 4  4:13 But since we have the same spirit of faith as that shown in 5  what has been written, “I believed; therefore I spoke,” 6  we also believe, therefore we also speak. 4:14 We do so 7  because we know that the one who raised up Jesus 8  will also raise us up with Jesus and will bring us with you into his presence. 4:15 For all these things are for your sake, so that the grace that is including 9  more and more people may cause thanksgiving to increase 10  to the glory of God. 4:16 Therefore we do not despair, 11  but even if our physical body 12  is wearing away, our inner person 13  is being renewed day by day. 4:17 For our momentary, light suffering 14  is producing for us an eternal weight of glory far beyond all comparison 4:18 because we are not looking at what can be seen but at what cannot be seen. For what can be seen is temporary, but what cannot be seen is eternal.

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