2 Corinthians 6
That he hath approved himself a faithful minister of Christ, both by his exhortations,
2 Corinthians 6:1 We as healpers therfore exhorte you, that ye receyue not the grace of God in vayne. 2 Corinthians 6:2 For he sayeth: I haue hearde the in a tyme accepted: and in the day of saluacyon. haue I succoured the. Beholde nowe is that well accepted tyme: behold now is that daye of saluacyon.
and by integrity of life,
2 Corinthians 6:3 Let vs geue no man occasyon of euyll, that in our offyce be founde no faulte,
and by patient enduring all kinds of afflictions and disgraces for the Gospel.
2 Corinthians 6:4 but in al thynges let vs behaue our selues as the ministers of God. In muche pacience, in afflictions, in necessitie, in anguishe, 2 Corinthians 6:5 in strypes, in prysonnement in stryfe, in laboure, in watchynge, in fasting 2 Corinthians 6:6 in purenes, in knoweledge, in longe suffering in kyndnes, in the holye ghoste, in loue vnfayned, 2 Corinthians 6:7 in the wordes of trueth, in the power of God, in the armour of ryghtuousnes on the ryght hande, and on the lyfte, 2 Corinthians 6:8 in honoure and dishonour, in euyll reporte, & good reporte: as disceyuers & yet true: 2 Corinthians 6:9 as vnknowen, & yet knowen: as dying, & beholde we yet liue: as chastened and not kylled:
Of which he speaketh the more boldly amongst them, because his heart is open to them,
2 Corinthians 6:10 as sorowyng, & yet alway mery: as poore, and yet make many ryche: as hauynge nothynge, and yet possessynge all thynges. 2 Corinthians 6:11 O ye Corinthyans, oure mouth is open vnto you. Oure hertes made large: 2 Corinthians 6:12 ye are in no strayte in vs, but are in a strayte in youre owne bowelles:
and he expecteth the like affection from them again:
2 Corinthians 6:13 I promyse you lyke rewarde with me, as to my chyldren.
exhorting to flee the society and pollutions of idolaters, as being themselves temples of the living God.
2 Corinthians 6:14 Sette your selues therfore at large, and beare not a straungers yoke with the vnbeleuers. For what feloweshyppe hath ryghtuousnes with vnryghtuousnes? What companye hath lyght with darkenes? 2 Corinthians 6:15 What concorde hath Christe with Belyall? Eyther what parte hath he that beleueth with an infydele? 2 Corinthians 6:16 Howe agreeth the temple of God with Images. And ye are the temple of that lyuynge God, as sayed God. I wyll dwell amonge them, and walke among them, and wyll be theyr God, and they shall be my people. 2 Corinthians 6:17 Wherfore come out from among them, and separate youre selues (sayeth the Lorde) and touche none vncleane thynge: so wyll I receyue you, 2 Corinthians 6:18 and wyll be a father vnto you, and ye shall be vnto me sonnes and doughters, sayth the Lorde almyghtye.