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Acts 9:31-41

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. 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. NIV 32 As Peter traveled about the country, he went to visit the saints in Lydda. NIV 32 As Peter traveled about the country, he went to visit the saints in Lydda. NIV 33 There he found a man named Aeneas, a paralytic who had been bedridden for eight years. NIV 33 There he found a man named Aeneas, a paralytic who had been bedridden for eight years. NIV 34 "Aeneas," Peter said to him, "Jesus Christ heals you. Get up and take care of your mat." Immediately Aeneas got up. NIV 34 "Aeneas," Peter said to him, "Jesus Christ heals you. Get up and take care of your mat." Immediately Aeneas got up. NIV 35 All those who lived in Lydda and Sharon saw him and turned to the Lord. NIV 35 All those who lived in Lydda and Sharon saw him and turned to the Lord. NIV 36 In Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha (which, when translated, is Dorcas ), who was always doing good and helping the poor. NIV 36 In Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha (which, when translated, is Dorcas ), who was always doing good and helping the poor. NIV 37 About that time she became sick and died, and her body was washed and placed in an upstairs room. NIV 37 About that time she became sick and died, and her body was washed and placed in an upstairs room. NIV 38 Lydda was near Joppa; so when the disciples heard that Peter was in Lydda, they sent two men to him and urged him, "Please come at once!" NIV 38 Lydda was near Joppa; so when the disciples heard that Peter was in Lydda, they sent two men to him and urged him, "Please come at once!" NIV 39 Peter went with them, and when he arrived he was taken upstairs to the room. All the widows stood around him, crying and showing him the robes and other clothing that Dorcas had made while she was still with them. NIV 39 Peter went with them, and when he arrived he was taken upstairs to the room. All the widows stood around him, crying and showing him the robes and other clothing that Dorcas had made while she was still with them. NIV 40 Peter sent them all out of the room; then he got down on his knees and prayed. Turning toward the dead woman, he said, "Tabitha, get up." She opened her eyes, and seeing Peter she sat up. NIV 40 Peter sent them all out of the room; then he got down on his knees and prayed. Turning toward the dead woman, he said, "Tabitha, get up." She opened her eyes, and seeing Peter she sat up. NIV 41 He took her by the hand and helped her to her feet. Then he called the believers and the widows and presented her to them alive. NIV 41 He took her by the hand and helped her to her feet. Then he called the believers and the widows and presented her to them alive.