|New Century Version (NCV)
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39 Those who try to hold on to their lives will give up true life. Those who give up their lives for me will hold on to true life.
39 Whoever finds his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.
|Scripture taken from the New Century Version. Copyright © 1987, 1988, 1991 by Thomas Nelson, Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved. (New Century Version Online Bible)
||Scripture quoted by permission. Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. NIV®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 by Biblica. All rights reserved worldwide. (New International Version Bible Online)