Philippians 3:12-16 NIV

Pressing on Toward the Goal

12 Not that I have already obtained all this, or have already been made perfect,1 but I press on to take hold2 of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me.3

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13 Brothers, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind4 and straining toward what is ahead,

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14 I press on5 toward the goal to win the prize6 for which God has called7 me heavenward in Christ Jesus.

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15 All of us who are mature8 should take such a view of things.9 And if on some point you think differently, that too God will make clear to you.10

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16 Only let us live up to what we have already attained.