1 Corinthians 16:5-9 NIV

Personal Requests

5 After I go through Macedonia, I will come to you1--for I will be going through Macedonia.2

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6 Perhaps I will stay with you awhile, or even spend the winter, so that you can help me on my journey,3 wherever I go.

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7 I do not want to see you now and make only a passing visit; I hope to spend some time with you, if the Lord permits.4

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8 But I will stay on at Ephesus5 until Pentecost,6

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9 because a great door for effective work has opened to me,7 and there are many who oppose me.

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