But he said to me, (A)“My grace is sufficient for you, for (B)my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that (C)the power of Christ may rest upon me. 10 (D)For the sake of Christ, then, (E)I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities. For (F)when I am weak, then I am strong.

Concern for the Corinthian Church

11 (G)I have been a fool! You forced me to it, for I ought to have been commended by you. For I was (H)not at all inferior to these super-apostles, (I)even though I am nothing. 12 (J)The signs of a true apostle were performed among you (K)with utmost patience, with signs and wonders and mighty works.

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