Paul continues to use the literary device of the diatribe, which furthers an argument through the use of questions and answers that deal with possible objections. The question that Paul poses in verse 19 naturally follows the point he has just made in the previous verses. His response will deal with the implied attitude behind the question as well as the content of the question itself.
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