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Luke 9:1-6 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 And he called the twelve together and gave them power and authority over all demons and to cure diseases, 1 When Jesus had called the Twelve together, he gave them power and authority to drive out all demons and to cure diseases,
2 and he sent them out to preach the kingdom of God and to heal. 2 and he sent them out to preach the kingdom of God and to heal the sick.
3 And he said to them, "Take nothing for your journey, no staff, nor bag, nor bread, nor money; and do not have two tunics. 3 He told them: "Take nothing for the journey--no staff, no bag, no bread, no money, no extra tunic.
4 And whatever house you enter, stay there, and from there depart. 4 Whatever house you enter, stay there until you leave that town.
5 And wherever they do not receive you, when you leave that town shake off the dust from your feet as a testimony against them." 5 If people do not welcome you, shake the dust off your feet when you leave their town, as a testimony against them."
6 And they departed and went through the villages, preaching the gospel and healing everywhere. 6 So they set out and went from village to village, preaching the gospel and healing people everywhere.