And, even if our Gospel has been veiled, it has been veiled in those who perish;
For the word of the cross is to those who are perishing, foolishness; but to those who are being saved, it is the power of God.
But their minds were unimpressible; for until this day upon the reading of the old covenant the same veil remains unlifted; which in Christ is done away.
At that season Jesus, answering, said, "I thank Thee, O Father, Lord of the heaven and of the earth, because Thou didst hide these things from the wise and discerning, and didst reveal them to babes.
in the day when God will judge the secrets of men, according to my Gospel, through Jesus Christ,
Now, having come to Troas for the Gospel of Christ, and a door having been opened to me in the Lord,
because we are to God a sweet savor of Christ, in those who are being saved, and in those who are perishing;
in whom the god of this world blinded the minds of the unbelieving, that the light of the Gospel of the glory of Christ, Who is the image of God, should not shine upon them.
because our Gospel came not to you in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Spirit, and in much assurance; even as ye know what manner of men we became toward you, for your sake.
him whose coming is according to the working of Satan in all power and signs and lying wonders,