THE SECOND EPISTLE OF PAUL TO THE CORINTHIANS, CALLED
SECOND CORINTHIANS
 
 
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