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2 Corinthians 3:16Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

16 but whenever a person turns to the Lord, the veil is removed.

2 Corinthians 3:16New American Standard Bible (NASB)

16 but whenever a person turns to the Lord, the veil is taken away.

New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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2 Corinthians 3:16-18The Message (MSG)

16-18 Whenever, though, they turn to face God as Moses did, God removes the veil and there they are—face-to-face! They suddenly recognize that God is a living, personal presence, not a piece of chiseled stone. And when God is personally present, a living Spirit, that old, constricting legislation is recognized as obsolete. We’re free of it! All of us! Nothing between us and God, our faces shining with the brightness of his face. And so we are transfigured much like the Messiah, our lives gradually becoming brighter and more beautiful as God enters our lives and we become like him.

The Message (MSG)

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