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Paul’s Mysterious “Thorn in the Flesh”

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Here’s a lecture from my class, Pauline Epistles. It focuses on the closing chapters of 2 Corinthians, a book in which Paul says a lot about hardship and suffering. He doesn’t address all of the questions concerning the issue; but he does provide profound perspective on how God causes suffering to work for the best. He concludes with a description of his highly debated “thorn in the flesh.”