Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

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For we commend not ourselves again unto you, but give you occasion to glory on our behalf, that ye may have somewhat to answer them which glory in appearance, and not in heart.

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2 Corinthians 3:1
Are we to begin again, ourselves, to commend? or have we need, like some, of commendatory letters unto you, or from you?
2 Corinthians 6:4
But, in everything, commending ourselves as God's ministers, - in much endurance, in tribulations, in necessities, in straits,
2 Corinthians 10:8
Yea, if, somewhat more abundantly, I should boast concerning our authority - which the Lord hath given for building up and not for pulling you down, I shall not be put to shame, -
2 Corinthians 12:11
I have become foolish, - ye, compelled me: - I, in fact, ought, by you, to have been commended; for, not a whit, have I come behind the exceeding overmuch apostles, - even if I am nothing:
Proverbs 27:2
Let another praise thee, and not thine own mouth, a stranger, and not thine own lips.

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2 Corinthians 1:14
According as ye have also acknowledged us, in part, - that, your theme of boasting, we are, even indeed as, ye, also shall be , ours, in the day of our Lord Jesus.
2 Corinthians 11:12
But, what I am doing, I also will do, - that I may cut off the occasion of them who are wishing an occasion, that, wherein they are boasting themselves, they may be found even as also, we.
2 Corinthians 12:1
To be boasting, is needful, - it is not, indeed, profitable, yet will I come to visions and revelations of the Lord: -

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Galatians 6:12
As many as are wishing to make a good show in flesh, the same, are compelling you to get circumcised, - only that, for the cross of Christ Jesus, they may not be suffering persecution!

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Philippians 1:26
In order that, your matter of boasting, may be more abundant in Christ Jesus, regarding me, through my own presence again with you.