2 Corinthians 10 ©
Paul entreateth the Corinthians not to leave him cause to exert against them that spiritual power, with which he was armed, and meant to chastise those, who undervalued his person and apostolical character. He pointeth out the difference between those, who for want of looking beyond themselves were arrogant and vain, intruding into, and taking merit from, the labours of others, and himself, who kept strictly within the province allotted him by God, and avoiding self-commendation, sought honour from the commendation of Christ.
gCasting down 4imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and hbringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ;
kDo ye look on things after the outward appearance? lIf any man trust to himself that he is Christ's, let him of himself think this again, that, as he is Christ's, even so are we Christ's.
uFor we stretch not ourselves beyond our measure, as though we reached not unto you: for vwe are come as far as to you also in preaching the wgospel of Christ: