Parallel Bible results for Luke 3:1-6

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Luke 3:1-6

CEB 1 In the fifteenth year of the rule of the emperor Tiberius—when Pontius Pilate was governor over Judea and Herod was ruler over Galilee, his brother Philip was ruler over Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias was ruler over Abilene, NRS 1 In the fifteenth year of the reign of Emperor Tiberius, when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, and Herod was ruler of Galilee, and his brother Philip ruler of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias ruler of Abilene, CEB 2 during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas—God's word came to John son of Zechariah in the wilderness. NRS 2 during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came to John son of Zechariah in the wilderness. CEB 3 John went throughout the region of the Jordan River, calling for people to be baptized to show that they were changing their hearts and lives and wanted God to forgive their sins. NRS 3 He went into all the region around the Jordan, proclaiming a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins, CEB 4 This is just as it was written in the scroll of the words of Isaiah the prophet, A voice crying out in the wilderness: "Prepare the way for the Lord; make his paths straight. NRS 4 as it is written in the book of the words of the prophet Isaiah, "The voice of one crying out in the wilderness: "Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight. CEB 5 Every valley will be filled, and every mountain and hill will be leveled. The crooked will be made straight and the rough places made smooth. NRS 5 Every valley shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall be made low, and the crooked shall be made straight, and the rough ways made smooth; CEB 6 All humanity will see God's salvation." NRS 6 and all flesh shall see the salvation of God.' "