Your enemy (ecqro umwn). Active sense of ecqro, hater with objective genitive. They looked on Paul now as an enemy to them. So the Pharisees and Judaizers generally now regarded him. Because I tell you the truth (alhqeuwn umin). Present active participle of alhqeuw, old verb from alhqh, true. In N.T. only here and Ephesians 4:15 . "Speaking the truth." It is always a risky business to speak the truth, the whole truth. It may hit and hurt.