Parallel Bible results for 3 John 1:3-8

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3 John 1:3-8

RSV 3 For I greatly rejoiced when some of the brethren arrived and testified to the truth of your life, as indeed you do follow 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. RSV 4 No greater joy can I have than this, to hear that my children follow the truth. NIV 4 I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth. RSV 5 Beloved, it is a loyal thing you do when you render any service to the brethren, especially to strangers, NIV 5 Dear friend, you are faithful in what you are doing for the brothers, even though they are strangers to you. RSV 6 who have testified to your love before the church. You will do well to send them on their journey as befits God's service. 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. RSV 7 For they have set out for his sake and have accepted nothing from the heathen. NIV 7 It was for the sake of the Name that they went out, receiving no help from the pagans. RSV 8 So we ought to support such men, that we may be fellow workers in the truth. NIV 8 We ought therefore to show hospitality to such men so that we may work together for the truth.