9Butnow, after that ye have knownGod,orrather are knownofGod,how turn yeagainato the weakandbeggarlyelements,whereunto ye desireagainto be in bondage ?
I am afraid of you,lestI have bestoweduponyoulabour in vain.12Brethren, I beseechyou,beasI am; forI am asye are: ye have not injuredme at all.13Yeknowhowthroughinfirmity of the flesh I preached the gospel unto you at the first.14Andmytemptation which was inmyflesh ye despisednot,norrejected ; butreceivedmeas an angel of God, even asChristJesus.15Wherebisthen the blessednessye spake of? for I bearyourecord , that,if it had been possible, ye would have plucked outyour own eyes, and have given them to me.16
Am Ithereforebecomeyourenemy, because I tellyou the truth ?
They zealously affectyou, but notwell;yea, they wouldexcludeyou,cthat ye might affectthem.18But it is good to be zealously affectedalwaysin a good thing, andnotonlywhenI am presentwithyou.19My little children, of whom I travail in birthagainuntilChrist be formedinyou,