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1 Corinthians 7:30

As though they possessed not (w mh kateconte). See this use of katecw, old verb to hold down ( Luke 14:9 ), to keep fast, to possess, in 2 Corinthians 6:10 . Paul means that all earthly relations are to hang loosely about us in view of the second coming.

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