Romans 15:22-33 CSB

Paul's Travel Plans

22 That is why I have been prevented many times from coming to you.

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      23 But now I no longer have any work to do in these provinces,a and I have strongly desired for many years to come to you

      References for Romans 15:23

        • j 15:23 - Lit now, having no longer a place in these parts
          24 whenever I travel to Spain.b For I do hope to see you when I pass through, and to be sent on my way there by you, once I have first enjoyed your company for a while.

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            • k 15:24 - Other mss add I will come to you.
              25 Now, however, I am traveling to Jerusalem to serve the saints;
              26 for Macedonia and Achaiac were pleased to make a contribution to the poor among the saints in Jerusalem.

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                • l 15:26 - The churches of these provinces
                  27 Yes, they were pleased, and they are indebted to them. For if the Gentiles have shared in their spiritual benefits, then they are obligated to minister to Jewsd in material needs.

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                      28 So when I have finished this and safely delivered the fundse to them, I will go by way of you to Spain.

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                        • n 15:28 - Lit delivered this fruit
                          29 But I know that when I come to you, I will come in the fullness of the blessingf of Christ.

                          References for Romans 15:29

                            • o 15:29 - Other mss add of the gospel
                              30 Now I implore you, brothers, through the Lord Jesus Christ and through the love of the Spirit, to agonize together with me in your prayers to God on my behalf:
                              31 that I may be rescued from the unbelievers in Judea, that my service for Jerusalem may be acceptable to the saints,
                              32 and that, by God's will, I may come to you with joy and be refreshed together with you.
                              33 The God of peace be with all of you. Amen.