Bill Mounce

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Friday, May 29

Does Paul Really Mean What He Says? (Phil 2:4)

We all recognize that there is not necessarily a Greek word behind every English word. Sometimes they are implied by another Greek word, or sometimes they are necessary so the translation does not miscommunicate. When Paul says that we are not to look after our own interests in Phil 2:4, does he really mean that?