22 To the (A)weak I became weak, that I might win the weak; I have become (B)all things to all men, (C)so that I may by all means save some. 23 I do all things for the sake of the gospel, so that I may become a fellow partaker of it.

24 (D)Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but only one receives (E)the prize? (F)Run in such a way that you may win. 25 Everyone who (G)competes in the games exercises self-control in all things. They then do it to receive a perishable (H)wreath, but we an imperishable. 26 Therefore I (I)run in such a way, as not without aim; I box in such a way, as not (J)beating the air; 27 but I [a]discipline (K)my body and make it my slave, so that, after I have preached to others, I myself will not be disqualified.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Corinthians 9:27 Lit bruise