Outline of II Corinthians

I THE DEDICATION OF PAUL TO MINISTRY 1:1-7:16

A SINCERE 1:1-24
1. SUFFERING FOR THE GOSPEL 1:1-11
2. STANDING IN THE GOSPEL 1:12-24
B SUCCESSFUL 2:1-17
1. SATAN'S ADVANTAGE LOST 2:1-11
2. SAVOR OF CHRIST TO GOD 2:12-17
C SPIRITUAL 3:1-18
1. SUFFICIENT CREDENTIALS 3:1-6
2. SUPERIOR COVENANT ADMINISTRATION 3:7-18
D STEADFAST 4:1-18
1. SHINING TRUTH 4:1-6
2. SURPASSING POWER 4:7-15
3. SEEING ETERNITY 4:16-18
E SUPPORTIVE 5:1-21
1. SEAT OF JUDGEMENT 5:1-10
2. SEEKING THE SINNER 5:11-21
F SACRIFICIAL 6:1-7:1
1. SERVANTS OF GOD 6:1-13
2. SEPARATION FROM UNBELIEF 6:14-7:1
G SORROWFUL 7:2-16

II THE DIRECTIONS OF PAUL FOR GIVING 8:1-9:15

A THE MODEL 8:1-15
B THE MANAGEMENT 8:16-24
C THE MEASURE 9:1-15

III THE DEFENSE OF PAUL'S APOSTLESHIP 10:1-13:14

A CRITICISM 10:1-18
1. BOLDNESS IN CHRIST 10:1-7
2. BOASTING IN CHRIST 10:8-18
B CARING 11:1-12:10
1. BETROTHAL TO CHRIST 11:1-15
2. BOASTING IN WEAKNESS 11:16-12:10
C CONCLUSION 12:11-13:14
1. SIGNS OF AN APOSTLE 12:11-21
2. STRENGTH OF AN APOSTLE 13:1-14