1 Finally, my brethren, arejoice in the Lord. To write the same things again is no trouble to me, and it is a safeguard for you.
4 although aI myself might have confidence even in the flesh. If anyone else has a mind to put confidence in the flesh, I far more:
7 But awhatever things were gain to me, those things I have counted as loss for the sake of Christ.
8 More than that, I count all things to be loss 1in view of the surpassing value of 2aknowing bChrist Jesus my Lord, 1for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and count them but rubbish so that I may gain Christ,
13 Brethren, I do not regard myself as having laid hold of it yet; but one thing I do: aforgetting what lies behind and reaching forward to what lies ahead,
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