1 Corinthians 16:5-9 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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5 I will visit you after passing through Macedo'nia, for I intend to pass through Macedo'nia, 5 After I go through Macedonia, I will come to you--for I will be going through Macedonia.
6 and perhaps I will stay with you or even spend the winter, so that you may speed me on my journey, wherever I go. 6 Perhaps I will stay with you awhile, or even spend the winter, so that you can help me on my journey, wherever I go.
7 For I do not want to see you now just in passing; I hope to spend some time with you, if the Lord permits. 7 I do not want to see you now and make only a passing visit; I hope to spend some time with you, if the Lord permits.
8 But I will stay in Ephesus until Pentecost, 8 But I will stay on at Ephesus until Pentecost,
9 for a wide door for effective work has opened to me, and there are many adversaries. 9 because a great door for effective work has opened to me, and there are many who oppose me.