Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 3 John 1:7 in English Standard Version "For they have gone out for the sake of the name, accepting nothing from the Gentiles." Ac 5:41 Then they left the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer dishonor for the name. 1Co 9:12 If others share this rightful claim on you, do not we even more? Nevertheless, we have not made use of this right, but we endure anything rather than put an obstacle in the way of the gospel of Christ. 1Co 9:15 But I have made no use of any of these rights, nor am I writing these things to secure any such provision. For I would rather die than have anyone deprive me of my ground for boasting.