“This is the third time I am coming to you. In the mouth of two or three witnesses shall every word be established.”
King James Version (KJV)
13:1 I am coming this third time - He had been coming twice before, though he did not actually come.
2Co 13:1 Concluding Words SUMMARY OF II CORINTHIANS 13: Severity Threatened to All Who Do Not Repent. He Will Display the Apostolic Power. Exhorted to Self-Examination; and to Reformation Before He Comes. Closing Admonitions. Benediction. This [is] the third time I am coming to you. See PNT "2Co 12:14". In the mouth of two or three witnesses. Every case of disorderly conduct will be taken cognizance of, but the trials will be strictly legal. Shall every word be established. Two or three witnesses will establish a charge.