Parallel Bible results for Titus 3:1-6

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Titus 3:1-6

NRS 1 Remind them to be subject to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work, NIV 1 Remind the people to be subject to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready to do whatever is good, NRS 2 to speak evil of no one, to avoid quarreling, to be gentle, and to show every courtesy to everyone. NIV 2 to slander no one, to be peaceable and considerate, and to show true humility toward all men. NRS 3 For we ourselves were once foolish, disobedient, led astray, slaves to various passions and pleasures, passing our days in malice and envy, despicable, hating one another. NIV 3 At one time we too were foolish, disobedient, deceived and enslaved by all kinds of passions and pleasures. We lived in malice and envy, being hated and hating one another. NRS 4 But when the goodness and loving kindness of God our Savior appeared, NIV 4 But when the kindness and love of God our Savior appeared, NRS 5 he saved us, not because of any works of righteousness that we had done, but according to his mercy, through the water of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit. NIV 5 he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit, NRS 6 This Spirit he poured out on us richly through Jesus Christ our Savior, NIV 6 whom he poured out on us generously through Jesus Christ our Savior,