Galatians 4:12-20 LEB

12 I ask you, brothers, become like me, because I also [have become] like you. You have done me no [wrong]!

Paul’s Personal Appeal

13 But you know that because of an illness of the flesh I proclaimed the gospel to you the first time.

References for Galatians 4:13

      14 And you did not despise or disdain [what was] a trial for you in my flesh, but you welcomed me like an angel of God, like Christ Jesus.
      15 So where [is] your blessing? For I testify to you that, if possible, you would have torn out your eyes [and] given [them] to me!
      16 So then, have I become your enemy [by]a being truthful to you?

      References for Galatians 4:16

        • € 4:16 - *Here "[by]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("being truthful") which is understood as means
          17 They zealously seek you, not commendably, but they want to exclude you, in order that you may seek them [zealously].
          18 But [it is] good to be sought zealously in good at all times, and not only when I am present with you.
          19 My children, for whom I am having birth pains again, until Christ is formed in you!
          20 But I could wish to be present with you now, and to change my tone because I am perplexed about you.