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1 Corinthians 4:13
[when we are] slandered, we encourage. We have become like the refuse of the world, the offscouring of all [things], until now.
2 Corinthians 12:6
For if I want to boast, I will not be foolish, because I will be telling the truth, but I am refraining, so that no one can credit to me more than what he sees [in] me or hears anything from me,

The ministers

1 Corinthians 3:5
Therefore, what is Apollos and what is Paul? Servants through whom you believed, and to each as the Lord gave.
1 Corinthians 9:16
For if I proclaim the gospel, it is not to me a reason for boasting, for necessity is imposed on me. For woe is to me if I do not proclaim the gospel.
Matthew 24:45
"Who then is the faithful and wise slave whom the master has put in charge of his household slaves to give them their food at the right time?
2 Corinthians 4:5
For we do not proclaim ourselves, but Christ Jesus [as] Lord, and ourselves [as] your slaves for the sake of Jesus.
2 Corinthians 6:4
but commending ourselves as servants of God in every [way], in much endurance, in afflictions, in distresses, in difficulties,
2 Corinthians 11:23
Are they servants of Christ?--I am speaking as though I were beside myself--I [am] more so, with far greater labors, with far more imprisonments, with beatings to a much greater degree, in [danger of] death many times.
Colossians 1:25
of which I became a minister, according to God's stewardship which was given to me for you, to complete the word of God,
1 Timothy 3:6
not newly converted, lest he become conceited [and] fall into the condemnation of the devil.

And stewards

Luke 12:42
And the Lord said, "Who then is the faithful wise manager whom the master will put in charge over his servants to give [them] [their] food allowance at the right time?
Luke 16:1
And he also said to the disciples, "A certain man was rich, who had a manager. And charges were brought to him that this person was squandering his possessions.
Titus 1:7
For it is necessary [for] the overseer to be blameless as God's steward, not self-willed, not quick-tempered, not addicted to wine, not violent, not greedy for dishonest gain,
1 Peter 4:10
Just as each one has received a gift, [use] it for serving one another, as good stewards of the varied grace of God.

Mysteries

1 Corinthians 2:7
but we speak the hidden wisdom of God in a mystery, which God predestined before the ages for our glory,
Matthew 13:11
And he answered [and] said to them, "To you it has been granted to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to those [people] it has not been granted.
Mark 4:11
And he said to them, "To you has been granted the secret of the kingdom of God, but to those who are outside everything is in parables,
Luke 8:10
And he said, "To you it has been given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of God, but to the rest [they are] in parables, so that 'Seeing they may not see, and hearing they may not understand.'
Ephesians 1:9
making known to us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure that he purposed in him,
Ephesians 3:3
According to revelation the mystery was made known to me, just as I wrote beforehand in brief,
Ephesians 6:19
and for me, that a word may be given to me at the opening of my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel,
Colossians 1:26
the mystery [which] has been hidden from the ages and from the generations, but has now been revealed to his saints,
Colossians 2:2
so that their hearts may be encouraged, united in love and into all the wealth of the full assurance of insight into the knowledge of the mystery of God, Christ,
Colossians 4:3
praying at the same time for us also, that God may open for us a door of the message, to speak the mystery of Christ, for which also {I am a prisoner},
1 Timothy 3:9
holding the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience,