THE SECOND EPISTLE OF PAUL TO THE CORINTHIANS, CALLED
2 CORINTHIANS
 
Chapter: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13

O  U  T  L  I  N  E
- Introduction: an Account of Paul's Missions & Motives 2 Corinthians 1 - 2
       - Salutation 2 Corinthians 1:1-4
       - Sufferings and Consolation 2 Corinthians 1:5-9
       - Deliverance, Confidence, Rejoicing in the Corinthians 2 Corinthians 1:10-14
       - Planned Visit: Answers the Accusation of Inconsistency 2 Corinthians 1:15 - 2
- The Ministry of the Spirit 2 Corinthians 3 - 5
    - The Ministry of the Spirit & Christian Transformation 2 Corinthians 3
       - Epistles of Commendation 2 Corinthians 3:1-2
       - An Epistle of Christ 2 Corinthians 3:4-6
       - The Ministration of the Spirit vs. the Ministration of Death 2 Corinthians 3:7-16
       - Transformation: How the Spirit Writes Christ on Our Hearts 2 Corinthians 3:17-18
    - The Treasure of the Spirit & Christian Endurance 2 Corinthians 4
       - Practical Effect of Christ Written on Our Hearts 2 Corinthians 4:1-6
       - The Breaking Down of the Vessel so the Light Can Shine Out 2 Corinthians 4:7-18
    - The Ernest of the Spirit & Christian Ministry 2 Corinthians 5
       - When the Vessel is Completely Dissolved (Death) 2 Corinthians 5:1-8
       - Practical Effect of this On the Apostles’ Ministry 2 Corinthians 5:9-13
       - A New Creation and the Ministry of Reconciliation 2 Corinthians 5:14-21
- Exhortations so the Ministry Would Not be Blamed 2 Corinthians 6 - 7
       - Not Giving Offense in Our Circumstances 2 Corinthians 6:1-10
       - Openness, Straightness, the Danger of Unequal Yokes 2 Corinthians 6:11-18
       - The Apostles Set Forth as an Example of Proper Ministry 2 Corinthians 7:1-2
       - Paul’s Joy in the Corinthians 2 Corinthians 7:3-5
       - Comfort of Titus’ Arrival, News that 1 Corinthians was Received 2 Corinthians 7:6-16
- Exhortations on Giving 2 Corinthians 8 - 9
       - The Generosity of the Poor Macedonian Saints 2 Corinthians 8:1-5
       - Paul’s Confidence in the Wealthy Corinthians’ Generosity 2 Corinthians 8:6-17
       - Details of the Collection Being Gathered for Jerusalem 2 Corinthians 8:18-24
       - Paul’s Boast to Macedonia: Need for Cheerful, Bountiful Giving 2 Corinthians 9
- Defense of Paul's Apostolic Authority 2 Corinthians 10 - 13:6
    - Apostleship Established by Effectiveness in Ministry 2 Corinthians 10
       - Power to Use the Scriptures to Effect Spiritual Change 2 Corinthians 10:1-6
       - Power to Exercise Discipline In Spite of an Weak Appearance 2 Corinthians 10:7-11
       - Power to Open New Frontiers of Missionary Work 2 Corinthians 10:12-18
    - Apostleship Established by Christ-like Conduct 2 Corinthians 11
       - Always Directed their Hearts to Christ (a Husband) 2 Corinthians 11:1 - 12:6
       - Never was a Financial Burden to the Corinthians 2 Corinthians 11:7-15
       - He had Suffered for the Truth 2 Corinthians 11:16-33
    - Apostleship Established by Supernatural Knowledge & Power 2 Corinthians 12:1-13
       - He had been given Special Visions and Revelations 2 Corinthians 12:1-10
       - He had Performed Signs and Wonders beyond Other Apostles 2 Corinthians 12:11-13
    - Apostleship Established by the Corinthians' own Salvation 2 Corinthians 12:14 - 13:10
       - Assurance that Paul Had Not and Would Not Be a Burden 2 Corinthians 12:14-19
       - Fears Concerning the Corinthians' State upon Arrival 2 Corinthians 12:20-21
       - Paul would be Unsparing of Evil upon Arrival 2 Corinthians 13:1-2
       - Self-examination: The Final Proof of Paul's Apostleship 2 Corinthians 13:3-5
       - Paul's Desires Concerning His Arrival 2 Corinthians 13:6-10
- Conclusion 2 Corinthians 13:11-14
       - Closing Exhortations 2 Corinthians 13:11-12
       - Salutation 2 Corinthians 13:13-14