23 Paul looked intently at the Sanhedrin and said, “Brothers, I have lived my life before God in all good conscience(A) until this day.”

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Instead, we have renounced shameful secret things, not walking(A) in deceit or distorting God’s message,(B) but commending ourselves to every person’s conscience in God’s sight by an open display of the truth.(C)

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12 We are not commending ourselves to you again, but giving you an opportunity to be proud of us, so that you may have a reply for those who take pride in the outward appearance[a] rather than in the heart.

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Footnotes

  1. 2 Corinthians 5:12 Lit in face

10 You are witnesses,(A) and so is God, of how devoutly, righteously,(B) and blamelessly(C) we conducted ourselves with you believers.

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