What is Your Thorn in the Flesh?

Maybe it would be helpful to identify our thorns so that, even while praying that they are removed, we may be encouraged to learn the…

In 2 Corinthians 12, the apostle Paul describes an affliction he calls a “thorn in the flesh.” We don’t know the precise nature of his thorn, except that it likely wasn’t a literal thorn. Biblical commentators have suggested that his personal scourge may have been a struggle with epilepsy or some other physical ailment. Others have proposed that it coul…

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