Teacher: Dee Briggs
Listen to the book of 2 Corinthians from BibleGateway: ESV, KJV, MSG, NIV
- Please try to read or listen to all of 2 Corinthians.
- Find a modern translation like The Message and while you read it, imagine you found this letter in your mailbox addressed to you.
- Find the comfort.
- Look for descriptions of God’s character. Here are several to get you started:
a. 1:4 Comforter
b. 1:10 Deliverer
c. 2:10 Forgiver
d. 2:15 Sanctifier
e. 3:18 Transformer
f. 5:18 Reconciler
g. 8:1 Generous Giver
Here is a link to an animated overview of 2 Corinthians: https://bibleproject.com/explore/2-corinthians/
Here is a link to a Boulder Church web page where you can find a Bible version to listen to and much more: https://boulder.church/the-journey
See you next week!
Short Outline of the Book of 2 Corinthians from the Today's English Version:
- Introduction (1:1-11)
- Paul and the church at Corinth (1:12 – 7:16)
- The offering for the Christians in Judea (8:1 – 9:15)
- Paul’s defense of his authority as an apostle (10:1 – 13:10)
- Conclusion (13:11-14)