Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

I speak not this to condemn you: for I have said before, that ye are in our hearts to die and live with you.

Bible References

To condemn

2 Corinthians 7:12
So even though I wrote to you, it was not because of the one who did wrong, or because of the one who was wronged, but in order that your diligence for us might be made plain to you in the sight of God.
2 Corinthians 2:4
For I wrote to you with many tears out of an extremely troubled and anguished heart—not that you should be hurt, but that you should know the abundant love I have for you.
2 Corinthians 13:10
This is why I am writing these things while absent, that when I am there I will not use severity, in keeping with the authority the Lord gave me for building up and not for tearing down.
1 Corinthians 4:14
I’m not writing this to shame you, but to warn you as my dear children.

For

2 Corinthians 6:11
We have spoken openly to you, Corinthians; our heart has been opened wide.

Ye

2 Corinthians 3:2
You yourselves are our letter, written on our hearts, recognized and read by everyone.
2 Corinthians 11:11
Why? Because I don’t love you? God knows I do!
2 Corinthians 12:15
I will most gladly spend and be spent for you. If I love you more, am I to be loved less?
Philippians 1:8
For God is my witness, how deeply I miss all of you with the affection of Christ Jesus.

To die

Ruth 1:16
But Ruth replied:

Do not persuade me to leave you
or go back and not follow you.
For wherever you go, I will go,
and wherever you live, I will live;
your people will be my people,
and your God will be my God.
1 Thessalonians 2:8
We cared so much for you that we were pleased to share with you not only the gospel of God but also our own lives, because you had become dear to us.

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