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Do I say this merely on human authority? Doesn't the Law say the same thing?
King James Bible
Say I these things as a man? or saith not the law the same also?
Darby Bible Translation
Do I speak these things as a man, or does not the law also say these things?
World English Bible
Do I speak these things according to the ways of men? Or doesn't the law also say the same thing?
Young's Literal Translation
According to man do I speak these things? or doth not also the law say these things?
1 Corinthians 9:8 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Say I these things as a man? - Is this only human reasoning? or does not God say in effect the same things? See note on Romans 6:19.
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Text: First Corinthians 9, 24-27; 10, 1-5. 24 Know ye not that they that run in a race run all, but one receiveth the prize? Even so run; that ye may attain. 25 And every man that striveth in the games exerciseth self-control in all things. Now they do it to receive a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible. 26 I therefore so run, as not uncertainly; so fight I, as not beating the air: 27 but I buffet my body, and bring it into bondage: lest by any means, after that I have preached to others, …
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But if our unrighteousness brings out God's righteousness more clearly, what shall we say? That God is unjust in bringing his wrath on us? (I am using a human argument.)
I want you to know, brothers and sisters, that the gospel I preached is not of human origin.
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