What is the outward man of 2 Corinthians 4:16? Is it the physical body or the earthly tabernacle? Today we examine the view in the light of scripture and research. Many have chosen to follow the path of a physical body view for 2 Corinthians 5. This leads to all sorts of errors and complications in interpreting the text. However, when understood in teh light of temple typology it becomes very easy to navigate through the subject without contradictions.