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Acts 9:32-43

NRS 32 Now as Peter went here and there among all the believers, he came down also to the saints living in Lydda. NIV 32 As Peter traveled about the country, he went to visit the saints in Lydda. NRS 33 There he found a man named Aeneas, who had been bedridden for eight years, for he was paralyzed. NIV 33 There he found a man named Aeneas, a paralytic who had been bedridden for eight years. NRS 34 Peter said to him, "Aeneas, Jesus Christ heals you; get up and make your bed!" And immediately he 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. NRS 35 And all the residents of 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. NRS 36 Now in Joppa there was a disciple whose name was Tabitha, which in Greek is Dorcas. She was devoted to 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. NRS 37 At that time she became ill and died. When they had washed her, they laid her in a room upstairs. NIV 37 About that time she became sick and died, and her body was washed and placed in an upstairs room. NRS 38 Since Lydda was near Joppa, the disciples, who heard that Peter was there, sent two men to him with the request, "Please come to us without delay." 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!" NRS 39 So Peter got up and went with them; and when he arrived, they took him to the room upstairs. All the widows stood beside him, weeping and showing tunics and other clothing that Dorcas had made while she was 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. NRS 40 Peter put all of them outside, and then he knelt down and prayed. He turned to the body and said, "Tabitha, get up." Then 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. NRS 41 He gave her his hand and helped her up. Then calling the saints and widows, he showed her to be 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. NRS 42 This became known throughout Joppa, and many believed in the Lord. NIV 42 This became known all over Joppa, and many people believed in the Lord. NRS 43 Meanwhile he stayed in Joppa for some time with a certain Simon, a tanner. NIV 43 Peter stayed in Joppa for some time with a tanner named Simon.