Galatians 4:14

14 and though my condition was a trial to you, you did not scorn or despise me, but received me 1as an angel of God, 2as Christ Jesus.

Galatians 4:14 In-Context

12 Brothers,I entreat you, become as I am, for I also have become as you are. You did me no wrong.
13 You know it was because of a bodily ailment that I preached the gospel to you at first,
14 and though my condition was a trial to you, you did not scorn or despise me, but received me as an angel of God, as Christ Jesus.
15 What then has become of the blessing you felt? For I testify to you that, if possible, you would have gouged out your eyes and given them to me.
16 Have I then become your enemy by telling you the truth?

Cross References 2

  • 1. 1 Samuel 29:9; [Malachi 2:7(Gk.); 2 Corinthians 5:20]
  • 2. See Matthew 10:40
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