2 Corinthians 11:11-33 KJV

12 But what I do , that I will do , that I may cut off occasion from them which desire occasion; that wherein they glory , they may be found even as we.
13 For such are false apostles, deceitful workers, transforming themselves into the apostles of Christ.
16 I say again, Let no man think me * a fool; if otherwise, yet as a fool receivea me, that I may boast myself a little.

References for 2 Corinthians 11:16

    • € 11:16 - receive: or, suffer
      17 That which I speak , I speak it not after the Lord, but as it were foolishly *, in this confidence of boasting.
      18 Seeing that many glory after the flesh, I will glory also.
      19 For ye suffer fools gladly, seeing ye yourselves are wise.
      20 For ye suffer , if a man bring you into bondage , if a man devour you, if a man take of you, if a man exalt himself , if a man smite you on the face.
      22 Are they Hebrews? so am I. Are they Israelites? so am I. Are they the seed of Abraham? so am I.
      24 Of the Jews five times received I forty stripes save one.
      25 Thrice was I beaten with rods , once was I stoned , thrice I suffered shipwreck , a night and a day I have been in the deep;
      28 Beside those things that are without, that which cometh upon me daily *, the care of all the churches.
      29 Who is weak , and I am not weak ? who is offended , and I burn not?
      30 If I must needs glory , I will glory of the things which concern mine infirmities.
      32 In Damascus the governor under Aretas the king kept the city of the Damascenes with a garrison , desirous to apprehend me: