of it? "Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God." 2 Cor. 1:4.
How was Paul once comforted when in trouble? "Nevertheless God, that comforteth those that are cast down, comforted us by the coming of Titus." 2 Cor. 7:6.
When in affliction, how should one rest his case? "And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God." Rom. 8:28.
How did the bonds which were endured by Paul work for good? "But I would ye should understand, brethren, that the things which happened unto me have fallen out rather unto the furtherance of the gospel; so that my bonds in Christ are manifest in all the palace, and in all other places." Phil. 1:12.
How does Christ exhort those who have tribulation in the world? "These things I have spoken unto you, that in Me ye might have peace, In the world ye shall have tribulation; but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world." John 16:33.
What comforted the apostle in these troubles? "For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us." Rom. 8:18.
What did he call the troubles that beset him? "For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, worketh for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory." 2 Cor. 4:17.
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