Parallel Bible results for Luke 9:23-33

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Luke 9:23-33

NIRV 23 Then he said to all of them, "If anyone wants to follow me, he must say no to himself. He must pick up his cross every day and follow me. NIV 23 Then he said to them all: "If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me. NIRV 24 If he wants to save his life, he will lose it. But if he loses his life for me, he will save it. NIV 24 For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for me will save it. NIRV 25 What good is it if someone gains the whole world but loses or gives up his very self? NIV 25 What good is it for a man to gain the whole world, and yet lose or forfeit his very self ? NIRV 26 "Suppose you are ashamed of me and my words. The Son of Man will come in his glory and in the glory of the Father and the holy angels. Then he will be ashamed of you. NIV 26 If anyone is ashamed of me and my words, the Son of Man will be ashamed of him when he comes in his glory and in the glory of the Father and of the holy angels. NIRV 27 "What I'm about to tell you is true. Some who are standing here will not die before they see God's kingdom." NIV 27 I tell you the truth, some who are standing here will not taste death before they see the kingdom of God." NIRV 28 About eight days after Jesus said this, he went up on a mountain to pray. He took Peter, John and James with him. NIV 28 About eight days after Jesus said this, he took Peter, John and James with him and went up onto a mountain to pray. NIRV 29 As he was praying, the appearance of his face changed. His clothes became as bright as a flash of lightning. NIV 29 As he was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became as bright as a flash of lightning. NIRV 30 Two men, Moses and Elijah, NIV 30 Two men, Moses and Elijah, NIRV 31 appeared in shining glory. Jesus and the two of them talked together. They spoke about his coming death. He was going to die soon in Jerusalem. NIV 31 appeared in glorious splendor, talking with Jesus. They spoke about his departure, which he was about to bring to fulfillment at Jerusalem. NIRV 32 Peter and his companions had been very sleepy. But then they became completely awake. They saw Jesus' glory and the two men standing with him. NIV 32 Peter and his companions were very sleepy, but when they became fully awake, they saw his glory and the two men standing with him. NIRV 33 As the men were leaving Jesus, Peter spoke up. "Master," he said to him, "it is good for us to be here. Let us put up three shelters. One will be for you, one for Moses, and one for Elijah." He didn't really know what he was saying. NIV 33 As the men were leaving Jesus, Peter said to him, "Master, it is good for us to be here. Let us put up three shelters--one for you, one for Moses and one for Elijah." (He did not know what he was saying.)