in the presence of God – 429

i repeat, let no one think me foolish. but even if you do, accept me as a fool, so that i too may boast a little. what i am saying with this boastful confidence, i say not as the Lord would but as a fool. since many boast according to the flesh, i too will boast. for...

in the presence of God – 428

beloved, although i was very eager to write to you about our common salvation, i found it necessary to write appealing to you to contend for the faith that was once for all delivered to the saints. for certain people have crept in unnoticed who long ago were...

in the presence of God – 427

to the pure, all things are pure, but to the defiled and unbelieving, nothing is pure; but both their minds and their consciences are defiled. they profess to know God, but they deny him by their works. they are detestable, disobedient, unfit for any good work. titus...

in the presence of God – 426

so it is no surprise if his servants, also, disguise themselves as servants of righteousness. their end will correspond to their deeds. 2 cor 11:15 we are either serving the Lord or we’re serving the enemy. there is no other option. there are many people in the...

in the presence of God – 423

and what I am doing I will continue to do, in order to undermine the claim of those who would like to claim that in their boasted mission they work on the same terms as we do. [2 corinthians 11:12] as has been already mentioned here, paul ends the previous statement...