27But I discipline my body and keep it under control,2 lest after preaching to others I myself should be disqualified.10Does he not certainly speak for our sake? It was written for our sake, because the plowman should plow in hope and the thresher thresh in hope of sharing in the crop.
- 2 9:27 Greek I pummel my body and make it a slave
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