Acts 20:26-36 NRS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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26 Therefore I declare to you this day that I am not responsible for the blood of any of you, 26 Therefore, I declare to you today that I am innocent of the blood of all men.
27 for I did not shrink from declaring to you the whole purpose of God. 27 For I have not hesitated to proclaim to you the whole will of God.
28 Keep watch over yourselves and over all the flock, of which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to shepherd the church of God that he obtained with the blood of his own Son. 28 Keep watch over yourselves and all the flock of which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers. Be shepherds of the church of God, which he bought with his own blood.
29 I know that after I have gone, savage wolves will come in among you, not sparing the flock. 29 I know that after I leave, savage wolves will come in among you and will not spare the flock.
30 Some even from your own group will come distorting the truth in order to entice the disciples to follow them. 30 Even from your own number men will arise and distort the truth in order to draw away disciples after them.
31 Therefore be alert, remembering that for three years I did not cease night or day to warn everyone with tears. 31 So be on your guard! Remember that for three years I never stopped warning each of you night and day with tears.
32 And now I commend you to God and to the message of his grace, a message that is able to build you up and to give you the inheritance among all who are sanctified. 32 "Now I commit you to God and to the word of his grace, which can build you up and give you an inheritance among all those who are sanctified.
33 I coveted no one's silver or gold or clothing. 33 I have not coveted anyone's silver or gold or clothing.
34 You know for yourselves that I worked with my own hands to support myself and my companions. 34 You yourselves know that these hands of mine have supplied my own needs and the needs of my companions.
35 In all this I have given you an example that by such work we must support the weak, remembering the words of the Lord Jesus, for he himself said, "It is more blessed to give than to receive.' " 35 In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: 'It is more blessed to give than to receive.' "
36 When he had finished speaking, he knelt down with them all and prayed. 36 When he had said this, he knelt down with all of them and prayed.