Parallel Bible results for Matthew 19:13-15

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Matthew 19:13-15

NRS 13 Then little children were being brought to him in order that he might lay his hands on them and pray. The disciples spoke sternly to those who brought them; NIV 13 Then little children were brought to Jesus for him to place his hands on them and pray for them. But the disciples rebuked those who brought them. NRS 14 but Jesus said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not stop them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom of heaven belongs." NIV 14 Jesus said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these." NRS 15 And he laid his hands on them and went on his way. NIV 15 When he had placed his hands on them, he went on from there.