Who is weak, and I am not weak? Who is led into sin,
And I was with you in weakness and in fear and with much trembling.
To the weak I became weak in order to gain the weak. I have become all things to all people, so that by all means I may save some.
If I must boast,
It is sown in dishonor, it is raised in glory; it is sown in weakness, it is raised in power;
For indeed he was crucified by reason of weakness, but he lives because of God’s power. For we also are weak in him, but we will live together with him, because of God’s power toward you.
Therefore I am content with
That is why many of you are weak and sick, and quite a few are dead.
On the one hand a former command is set aside
Strengthen the hands that have gone limp, steady the knees that shake!
I am so starved my knees shake;
But we who are strong ought to bear with the failings of the weak, and not just please ourselves.
But be careful that this liberty of yours does not become a hindrance to the weak.
He will take pity
Defend the cause of the poor and the fatherless!
On behalf of such an individual I will boast, but on my own behalf I will not boast, except about my weaknesses.
Samson said to her, “If they tie me up with seven fresh