Imitating Paul as Paul Imitates Christ

1 Cor. 4:15–17 I became your father in Christ Jesus … be imitators of me. That is why I sent you Timothy, my beloved and faithful child in the Lord, to remind you of my ways in Christ.
1 Cor. 10:32–11:1 Give no offense … just as I try to please everyone in everything … Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ.
Phil. 3:17 Brothers, join in imitating me, and keep your eyes on those who walk according to the example you have in us.
Phil. 4:9 What you have learned and received and heard and seen in me—practice these things.
2 Thess. 3:7–9 You yourselves know how you ought to imitate us … but to give you in ourselves an example to imitate.
2 Tim. 3:10–11 You … have followed my teaching, my conduct, my aim in life, my faith, my patience, my love, my steadfastness, my persecutions and sufferings.