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1 Timothy 3:16 NIV

16 Beyond all question, the mystery from which true godliness springs is great: He appeared in the flesh, was vindicated by the Spirit,awas seen by angels, was preached among the nations, was believed on in the world, was taken up in glory.

References for 1 Timothy 3:16

    • g 3:16 - Or "vindicated in spirit"

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      • a 3:4 - Or "him with proper"
      • b 3:8 - The word "deacons" refers here to Christians designated to serve with the overseers/elders of the church in a variety of ways; similarly in verse 12; Romans 16:1 and Phil. 1:1.
      • c 3:11 - Possibly deacons’ wives or women who are deacons
      • d 3:16 - Or "vindicated in spirit"