2 Corinthians 7:10-12

10 Godly sorrow brings repentance that leads to salvation and leaves no regret, but worldly sorrow brings death. 11 See what this godly sorrow has produced in you: what earnestness, what eagerness to clear yourselves, what indignation, what alarm, what longing, what concern, what readiness to see justice done. At every point you have proved yourselves to be innocent in this matter. 12 So even though I wrote to you, it was neither on account of the one who did the wrong nor on account of the injured party, but rather that before God you could see for yourselves how devoted to us you are. 13 By all this we are encouraged.

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One response to “2 Corinthians 7:10-12

  1. Shame and the sorrow of the world bring sadness, condemnation, and death. Godly sorrow brings life and spurs us to good works. It shows us the error of our sinfulness and brings with it the correction to God’s plans and ways.

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