"For I 1did not shrink from declaring to you the whole2purpose of God.
"Be on guard for yourselves and for all3the flock, amongwhich the HolySpirit has made you aoverseers, to shepherd4the church of Godwhich5He bpurchasedcwith His ownblood.
"I know that after my departure6savagewolves will come in among you, not sparing7the flock;
and from among your own selvesmen will arise, speakingperversethings, to drawaway8the disciplesafter them.
31"Therefore be on the alert, remembering that night and day for a period of 9threeyears I did not cease to admonisheachone10with tears.
"And now I 11commend you to God and to 12the word of His grace, which is able to 13build you up and to give you 14the inheritanceamongallthose who are sanctified.
"15I have covetednoone'ssilverorgoldorclothes.
"You yourselvesknow that 16thesehandsministered to my own needs and to the 17men who were with me.
"In everything I showed you that by workinghard in thismanner you musthelp the weak and remember the words of the LordJesus, that He Himselfsaid, 'It is moreblessed to givethan to receive.'"
When he had saidthesethings, he 18kneltdown and prayed with them all.
And dthey began to weepaloud and e19embracedPaul, and repeatedly kissed him,