5So1the churches were being strengthenedain the faith, and were 2increasing in numberdaily .
They passedthrough the b3Phrygian and 4Galatianregion, having been forbidden by the HolySpirit to speak the word in c5Asia ;
and after they came to 6Mysia, they were trying to go into 7Bithynia, and the 8Spirit of Jesus did not permit them;
and passing by 9Mysia, they camedown to 10Troas.
911A visionappeared to Paul in the night : a man of 12Macedonia was standing and appealing to him, and saying, "Comeover to Macedonia and help us."
10When he had seen13the vision, immediately14we sought to dgo into Macedonia, concluding that God had called us to 15preach the gospel to them.