13 This will be athe third time I am coming to you. b“By the mouth of two or three witnesses every word shall be established.” 2 cI have told you before, and foretell as if I were present the second time, and now being absent 1I write to those dwho have sinned before, and to all the rest, that if I come again eI will not spare—3 since you seek a proof of Christ fspeaking in me, who is not weak toward you, but mighty gin you. 4 hFor though He was crucified in weakness, yet iHe lives by the power of God. For jwe also are weak in Him, but we shall live with Him by the power of God toward you.
5 Examine yourselves as to whether you are in the faith. Test yourselves. Do you not know yourselves, kthat Jesus Christ is in you?—unless indeed you 2are ldisqualified. 6 But I trust that you will know that we are not disqualified.
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