Parallel Bible results for 3 John 1:3-8

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3 John 1:3-8

NRS 3 I was overjoyed when some of the friends arrived and testified to your faithfulness to the truth, namely how you walk in the truth. NIV 3 It gave me great joy to have some brothers come and tell about your faithfulness to the truth and how you continue to walk in the truth. NRS 4 I have no greater joy than this, to hear that my children are walking in the truth. NIV 4 I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth. NRS 5 Beloved, you do faithfully whatever you do for the friends, even though they are strangers to you; NIV 5 Dear friend, you are faithful in what you are doing for the brothers, even though they are strangers to you. NRS 6 they have testified to your love before the church. You will do well to send them on in a manner worthy of God; NIV 6 They have told the church about your love. You will do well to send them on their way in a manner worthy of God. NRS 7 for they began their journey for the sake of Christ, accepting no support from non-believers. NIV 7 It was for the sake of the Name that they went out, receiving no help from the pagans. NRS 8 Therefore we ought to support such people, so that we may become co-workers with the truth. NIV 8 We ought therefore to show hospitality to such men so that we may work together for the truth.