For if the ministry of condemnation was glorious, how much more glorious is the ministry of righteousness!
Cross ReferencesDeuteronomy 27:26
Cursed is he who does not put the words of this law into practice.' And let all the people say, 'Amen!'"
For the gospel reveals the righteousness of God that comes by faith from start to finish, just as it is written: "The righteous will live by faith."
But now, apart from the Law, the righteousness of God has been revealed, as attested by the Law and the Prophets.
2 Corinthians 3:7
Now if the ministry of death, which was engraved in letters on stone, came with such glory that the Israelites could not gaze at the face of Moses because of its fleeting glory,
2 Corinthians 3:8
will not the ministry of the Spirit be even more glorious?
2 Corinthians 3:10
Indeed, what was once glorious has no glory now in comparison to the glory that surpasses it.
For you have not come to a mountain that can be touched and that is burning with fire; to darkness, gloom, and storm;
Chapter Outline1. Lest their false teachers should charge him with vain glory,
2. he shows the faith of the Corinthians to be a sufficient commendation of his ministry.
6. Whereupon entering a comparison between the ministers of the law and of the gospel,
12. he proves that his ministry is so far the more excellent,
17. as the gospel of life and liberty is more glorious than the law of condemnation.
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
the ministration of condemnation.
2 Corinthians 3:6, 7
Exodus 20:18, 19
Romans 8:3, 4
the ministration of righteousness.
2 Corinthians 5:21
Romans 3:21, 22
1 Corinthians 1:30
Galatians 5:4, 5
2 Peter 1:1
2 Corinthians 3:10, 11
1 Corinthians 15:41
Hebrews 3:5, 6
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