Parallel Bible results for Romans 15:18-23

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Romans 15:18-23

BBE 18 And I will keep myself from talking of anything but those things which Christ has done by me to put the Gentiles under his rule in word and in act, NIV 18 I will not venture to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me in leading the Gentiles to obey God by what I have said and done-- BBE 19 By signs and wonders, in the power of the Holy Spirit; so that from Jerusalem and round about as far as Illyricum I have given all the good news of Christ; NIV 19 by the power of signs and miracles, through the power of the Spirit. So from Jerusalem all the way around to Illyricum, I have fully proclaimed the gospel of Christ. BBE 20 Making it my purpose not to take the good news where Christ was named, so that my work might not be resting on that of others; NIV 20 It has always been my ambition to preach the gospel where Christ was not known, so that I would not be building on someone else's foundation. BBE 21 But as it is said in the holy Writings, They will see, to whom the news of him had not been given, and those to whose ears it had not come will have knowledge. NIV 21 Rather, as it is written: "Those who were not told about him will see, and those who have not heard will understand." BBE 22 For which reason I was frequently kept from coming to you: NIV 22 This is why I have often been hindered from coming to you. BBE 23 But now, having no longer any place in these parts and having had for a number of years a great desire to come to you, NIV 23 But now that there is no more place for me to work in these regions, and since I have been longing for many years to see you,