Parallel Bible results for Acts 18:1-6

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Acts 18:1-6

NRS 1 After this Paul left Athens and went to Corinth. NIV 1 After this, Paul left Athens and went to Corinth. NRS 2 There he found a Jew named Aquila, a native of Pontus, who had recently come from Italy with his wife Priscilla, because Claudius had ordered all Jews to leave Rome. Paul went to see them, NIV 2 There he met a Jew named Aquila, a native of Pontus, who had recently come from Italy with his wife Priscilla, because Claudius had ordered all the Jews to leave Rome. Paul went to see them, NRS 3 and, because he was of the same trade, he stayed with them, and they worked together—by trade they were tentmakers. NIV 3 and because he was a tentmaker as they were, he stayed and worked with them. NRS 4 Every sabbath he would argue in the synagogue and would try to convince Jews and Greeks. NIV 4 Every Sabbath he reasoned in the synagogue, trying to persuade Jews and Greeks. NRS 5 When Silas and Timothy arrived from Macedonia, Paul was occupied with proclaiming the word, testifying to the Jews that the Messiah was Jesus. NIV 5 When Silas and Timothy came from Macedonia, Paul devoted himself exclusively to preaching, testifying to the Jews that Jesus was the Christ. NRS 6 When they opposed and reviled him, in protest he shook the dust from his clothes and said to them, "Your blood be on your own heads! I am innocent. From now on I will go to the Gentiles." NIV 6 But when the Jews opposed Paul and became abusive, he shook out his clothes in protest and said to them, "Your blood be on your own heads! I am clear of my responsibility. From now on I will go to the Gentiles."