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2 Corinthians 5:1 New King James Version (NKJV)

Assurance of the Resurrection

For we know that if our earthly [a]house, this tent, is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.

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  1. 2 Corinthians 5:1 Physical body
New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

2 Corinthians 5:1 New International Version (NIV)

Awaiting the New Body

For we know that if the earthly tent we live in is destroyed, we have a building from God, an eternal house in heaven, not built by human hands.

New International Version (NIV)

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2 Corinthians 5:4 New King James Version (NKJV)

For we who are in this tent groan, being burdened, not because we want to be unclothed, but further clothed, that mortality may be swallowed up by life.

New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

2 Corinthians 5:4 New International Version (NIV)

For while we are in this tent, we groan and are burdened, because we do not wish to be unclothed but to be clothed instead with our heavenly dwelling, so that what is mortal may be swallowed up by life.

New International Version (NIV)

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2 Peter 1:14 New King James Version (NKJV)

14 knowing that shortly I must [a]put off my tent, just as our Lord Jesus Christ showed me.

Footnotes:

  1. 2 Peter 1:14 Die and leave this body
New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

2 Peter 1:14 New International Version (NIV)

14 because I know that I will soon put it aside, as our Lord Jesus Christ has made clear to me.

New International Version (NIV)

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