2 In this case, moreover, it is required 1of stewards that one be found trustworthy.
3 But to me it is a very small thing that I may be examined by you, or by any human 1court; in fact, I do not even examine myself.
5 Therefore ado not go on 1passing judgment before 2the time, but wait buntil the Lord comes who will both cbring to light the things hidden in the darkness and disclose the motives of men’s hearts; and then each man’s dpraise will come to him from God.
6 Now these things, brethren, I have figuratively applied to myself and Apollos for your sakes, so that in us you may learn not to exceed awhat is written, so that no one of you will bbecome 1arrogant cin behalf of one against the other.
7 For who regards you as superior? aWhat do you have that you did not receive? And if you did receive it, why do you boast as if you had not received it?
8 You are aalready filled, you have already become rich, you have become kings without us; and indeed, I wish that you had become kings so that we also might reign with you.
11 To this present hour we are both ahungry and thirsty, and are poorly clothed, and are roughly treated, and are homeless;
16 Therefore I exhort you, be aimitators of me.
21 What do you desire? aShall I come to you with a rod, or with love and a spirit of gentleness?
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