Parallel Bible results for Acts 19:15-25

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Acts 19:15-25

NAS 15 And the evil spirit answered and said to them, "I recognize Jesus, and I know about Paul, but who are you?" NIV 15 [One day] the evil spirit answered them, "Jesus I know, and I know about Paul, but who are you?" NAS 16 And the man, in whom was the evil spirit, leaped on them and subdued all of them and overpowered them, so that they fled out of that house naked and wounded. NIV 16 Then the man who had the evil spirit jumped on them and overpowered them all. He gave them such a beating that they ran out of the house naked and bleeding. NAS 17 This became known to all, both Jews and Greeks, who lived in Ephesus; and fear fell upon them all and the name of the Lord Jesus was being magnified. NIV 17 When this became known to the Jews and Greeks living in Ephesus, they were all seized with fear, and the name of the Lord Jesus was held in high honor. NAS 18 Many also of those who had believed kept coming, confessing and disclosing their practices. NIV 18 Many of those who believed now came and openly confessed their evil deeds. NAS 19 And many of those who practiced magic brought their books together and began burning them in the sight of everyone; and they counted up the price of them and found it fifty thousand pieces of silver. NIV 19 A number who had practiced sorcery brought their scrolls together and burned them publicly. When they calculated the value of the scrolls, the total came to fifty thousand drachmas. NAS 20 So the word of the Lord was growing mightily and prevailing. NIV 20 In this way the word of the Lord spread widely and grew in power. NAS 21 Now after these things were finished, Paul purposed in the Spirit to go to Jerusalem after he had passed through Macedonia and Achaia, saying, "After I have been there, I must also see Rome." NIV 21 After all this had happened, Paul decided to go to Jerusalem, passing through Macedonia and Achaia. "After I have been there," he said, "I must visit Rome also." NAS 22 And having sent into Macedonia two of those who ministered to him, Timothy and Erastus, he himself stayed in Asia for a while. NIV 22 He sent two of his helpers, Timothy and Erastus, to Macedonia, while he stayed in the province of Asia a little longer. NAS 23 About that time there occurred no small disturbance concerning the Way. NIV 23 About that time there arose a great disturbance about the Way. NAS 24 For a man named Demetrius, a silversmith, who made silver shrines of Artemis, was bringing no little business to the craftsmen; NIV 24 A silversmith named Demetrius, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought in no little business for the craftsmen. NAS 25 these he gathered together with the workmen of similar trades, and said, "Men, you know that our prosperity depends upon this business. NIV 25 He called them together, along with the workmen in related trades, and said: "Men, you know we receive a good income from this business.