21 To my 1shame I must say that we have been 2weak by comparison. But in whatever * respect anyone else 3is bold -I 4speak in foolishness -I am just as bold myself.
22 Are they 5Hebrews? 6So am I. Are they 7Israelites? 8So am I. Are they 9descendants of Abraham? 10So am I.

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23 Are they 11servants of Christ?-I speak as if insane -I more so; in 12far more labors, in 13far more imprisonments, 14beaten times without number, often in 15danger of death.

References for 2 Corinthians 11:23

    • h 11:23 - Lit "more abundant"
    • i 11:23 - Lit "more abundant"
    • j 11:23 - Lit "exceedingly in stripes"
      24 Five times I received from the Jews 16thirty-nine * * lashes.

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      25 Three times I was 17beaten with rods, once I was 18stoned, three times I was shipwrecked, a night and a day I have spent in the deep.

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      27 I have been in 23labor and hardship, through many sleepless nights, in 24hunger and thirst, often 25without food, in cold and 26exposure.

      References for 2 Corinthians 11:27

        • k 11:27 - Lit "often in wakefulness"
        • l 11:27 - Lit "nakedness;" i.e. lack of clothing
          28 Apart from such external things, there is the daily * pressure on me of concern for 27all the churches.

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            • m 11:28 - Or "the things unmentioned"
              29 Who is 28weak without * my being weak? Who is led into sin without * my intense concern?

              References for 2 Corinthians 11:29

                • n 11:29 - Lit "made to stumble"
                • o 11:29 - Lit "and I do not burn"