Parallel Bible results for Acts 9:26-36

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Acts 9:26-36

RSV 26 And when he had come to Jerusalem he attempted to join the disciples; and they were all afraid of him, for they did not believe that he was a disciple. NIV 26 When he came to Jerusalem, he tried to join the disciples, but they were all afraid of him, not believing that he really was a disciple. RSV 27 But Barnabas took him, and brought him to the apostles, and declared to them how on the road he had seen the Lord, who spoke to him, and how at Damascus he had preached boldly in the name of Jesus. NIV 27 But Barnabas took him and brought him to the apostles. He told them how Saul on his journey had seen the Lord and that the Lord had spoken to him, and how in Damascus he had preached fearlessly in the name of Jesus. RSV 28 So he went in and out among them at Jerusalem, NIV 28 So Saul stayed with them and moved about freely in Jerusalem, speaking boldly in the name of the Lord. RSV 29 preaching boldly in the name of the Lord. And he spoke and disputed against the Hellenists; but they were seeking to kill him. NIV 29 He talked and debated with the Grecian Jews, but they tried to kill him. RSV 30 And when the brethren knew it, they brought him down to Caesare'a, and sent him off to Tarsus. NIV 30 When the brothers learned of this, they took him down to Caesarea and sent him off to Tarsus. RSV 31 So the church throughout all Judea and Galilee and Sama'ria had peace and was built up; and walking in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit it was multiplied. NIV 31 Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria enjoyed a time of peace. It was strengthened; and encouraged by the Holy Spirit, it grew in numbers, living in the fear of the Lord. RSV 32 Now as Peter went here and there among them all, he came down also to the saints that lived at Lydda. NIV 32 As Peter traveled about the country, he went to visit the saints in Lydda. RSV 33 There he found a man named Aene'as, who had been bedridden for eight years and was paralyzed. NIV 33 There he found a man named Aeneas, a paralytic who had been bedridden for eight years. RSV 34 And Peter said to him, "Aene'as, Jesus Christ heals you; rise and make your bed." And immediately he rose. NIV 34 "Aeneas," Peter said to him, "Jesus Christ heals you. Get up and take care of your mat." Immediately Aeneas got up. RSV 35 And all the residents of Lydda and Sharon saw him, and they turned to the Lord. NIV 35 All those who lived in Lydda and Sharon saw him and turned to the Lord. RSV 36 Now there was at Joppa a disciple named Tabitha, which means Dorcas. She was full of good works and acts of charity. NIV 36 In Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha (which, when translated, is Dorcas ), who was always doing good and helping the poor.