It is not surprising, then, if his servants masquerade as servants of righteousness. Their end will be what their actions deserve.
Therefore it is not surprising if his servants also disguise themselves as servants of righteousness, whose end will be according to their deeds.
So it is no wonder his servants can also do it by pretending to be godly ministers. In the end they will get every bit of punishment their wicked deeds deserve.
So it shouldn't surprise us when his servants masquerade as servants of God. But they're not getting by with anything. They'll pay for it in the end.
So it is no great thing if his servants make themselves seem to be servants of righteousness; whose end will be the reward of their works.
So it is not strange if his ministers also disguise themselves as ministers of righteousness. Their end will match their deeds.
Therefore it is no great thing if his ministers also transform themselves into ministers of righteousness, whose end will be according to their works.
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1 tn Or “also masquerade.”
2 tn Or “their works.”