Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For his letters, say they, are weighty and powerful; but his bodily presence is weak, and his speech contemptible.

Bible References

Say they

2 Corinthians 10:11
Let such a one reckon this, that, such as we are in the word by the epistles, being away, such also, being present, in deed.

But

2 Corinthians 10:1
And I Paul myself beseech you by the meekness and equity of Christ, who, in face truly low with you, but at a distance bold towards you:
2 Corinthians 12:5
Of such a one will I boast: and of myself I will not boast, except in my weakness.
1 Corinthians 2:3
And I, in weakness, and in fear, and in much tremor, was with you.
Galatians 4:13
And ye know that through weakness of the flesh I announced the good news to you before.

And his

2 Corinthians 11:6
And, if also ignorant in the word, but not in knowledge; but in every thing, we having been made manifest in all for you.
Exodus 4:10
And Moses will say to Jehovah, With leave my Lord, not a man of words, also from yesterday, also from the third day, also from the time of thy speaking to thy servant; for I being heavy of mouth, and heavy of tongue.
Jeremiah 1:6
And saying, Ah, Lord Jehovah, behold I knew not to speak: for I a boy.
1 Corinthians 1:17
For Christ sent me not to immerse, but to announce good news: not in wisdom of word, lest the cross of Christ be made void.
1 Corinthians 2:1
And I having come to you, brethren, came not with eminence of word or of wisdom, announcing to you the testimony of God.

General references

1 Corinthians 1:27
But the foolish things of the world, has God chosen that he might shame the wise; and the weak things of the world has God chosen that he might shame things strong;
1 Corinthians 2:3
And I, in weakness, and in fear, and in much tremor, was with you.