Romans 15:20-24 NIV

20 It has always been my ambition to preach the gospel1 where Christ was not known, so that I would not be building on someone else's foundation.2

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21 Rather, as it is written: "Those who were not told about him will see, and those who have not heard will understand."a3

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22 This is why I have often been hindered from coming to you.4

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Paul's Plan to Visit Rome

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,5

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24 I plan to do so when I go to Spain.6 I hope to visit you while passing through and to have you assist7 me on my journey there, after I have enjoyed your company for a while.

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