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Acts 20:4-14

MSG 4 His companions for the journey were Sopater, son of Pyrrhus, from Berea; Aristarchus and Secundus, both Thessalonians; Gaius from Derbe; Timothy; and the two from western Asia, Tychicus and Trophimus. NIV 4 He was accompanied by Sopater son of Pyrrhus from Berea, Aristarchus and Secundus from Thessalonica, Gaius from Derbe, Timothy also, and Tychicus and Trophimus from the province of Asia. MSG 5 They went on ahead and waited for us in Troas. NIV 5 These men went on ahead and waited for us at Troas. MSG 6 Meanwhile, we stayed in Philippi for Passover Week, and then set sail. Within five days we were again in Troas and stayed a week. NIV 6 But we sailed from Philippi after the Feast of Unleavened Bread, and five days later joined the others at Troas, where we stayed seven days. MSG 7 We met on Sunday to worship and celebrate the Master's Supper. Paul addressed the congregation. Our plan was to leave first thing in the morning, but Paul talked on, way past midnight. NIV 7 On the first day of the week we came together to break bread. Paul spoke to the people and, because he intended to leave the next day, kept on talking until midnight. MSG 8 We were meeting in a well-lighted upper room. NIV 8 There were many lamps in the upstairs room where we were meeting. MSG 9 A young man named Eutychus was sitting in an open window. As Paul went on and on, Eutychus fell sound asleep and toppled out the third-story window. When they picked him up, he was dead. NIV 9 Seated in a window was a young man named Eutychus, who was sinking into a deep sleep as Paul talked on and on. When he was sound asleep, he fell to the ground from the third story and was picked up dead. MSG 10 Paul went down, stretched himself on him, and hugged him hard. "No more crying," he said. "There's life in him yet." NIV 10 Paul went down, threw himself on the young man and put his arms around him. "Don't be alarmed," he said. "He's alive!" MSG 11 Then Paul got up and served the Master's Supper. And went on telling stories of the faith until dawn! On that note, they left - Paul going one way, NIV 11 Then he went upstairs again and broke bread and ate. After talking until daylight, he left. MSG 12 the congregation another, leading the boy off alive, and full of life themselves. NIV 12 The people took the young man home alive and were greatly comforted. MSG 13 In the meantime, the rest of us had gone on ahead to the ship and sailed for Assos, where we planned to pick up Paul. Paul wanted to walk there, and so had made these arrangements earlier. NIV 13 We went on ahead to the ship and sailed for Assos, where we were going to take Paul aboard. He had made this arrangement because he was going there on foot. MSG 14 Things went according to plan: We met him in Assos, took him on board, and sailed to Mitylene. NIV 14 When he met us at Assos, we took him aboard and went on to Mitylene.