Parallel Bible results for Acts 15:22-41

New International Version

New International Version

Acts 15:22-41

NIV 22 Then the apostles and elders, with the whole church, decided to choose some of their own men and send them to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas. They chose Judas (called Barsabbas) and Silas, men who were leaders among the believers. NIV 22 Then the apostles and elders, with the whole church, decided to choose some of their own men and send them to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas. They chose Judas (called Barsabbas) and Silas, men who were leaders among the believers. NIV 23 With them they sent the following letter: The apostles and elders, your brothers, To the Gentile believers in Antioch, Syria and Cilicia: Greetings. NIV 23 With them they sent the following letter: The apostles and elders, your brothers, To the Gentile believers in Antioch, Syria and Cilicia: Greetings. NIV 24 We have heard that some went out from us without our authorization and disturbed you, troubling your minds by what they said. NIV 24 We have heard that some went out from us without our authorization and disturbed you, troubling your minds by what they said. NIV 25 So we all agreed to choose some men and send them to you with our dear friends Barnabas and Paul— NIV 25 So we all agreed to choose some men and send them to you with our dear friends Barnabas and Paul— NIV 26 men who have risked their lives for the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. NIV 26 men who have risked their lives for the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. NIV 27 Therefore we are sending Judas and Silas to confirm by word of mouth what we are writing. NIV 27 Therefore we are sending Judas and Silas to confirm by word of mouth what we are writing. NIV 28 It seemed good to the Holy Spirit and to us not to burden you with anything beyond the following requirements: NIV 28 It seemed good to the Holy Spirit and to us not to burden you with anything beyond the following requirements: NIV 29 You are to abstain from food sacrificed to idols, from blood, from the meat of strangled animals and from sexual immorality. You will do well to avoid these things. FAREWELL. NIV 29 You are to abstain from food sacrificed to idols, from blood, from the meat of strangled animals and from sexual immorality. You will do well to avoid these things. FAREWELL. NIV 30 So the men were sent off and went down to Antioch, where they gathered the church together and delivered the letter. NIV 30 So the men were sent off and went down to Antioch, where they gathered the church together and delivered the letter. NIV 31 The people read it and were glad for its encouraging message. NIV 31 The people read it and were glad for its encouraging message. NIV 32 Judas and Silas, who themselves were prophets, said much to encourage and strengthen the believers. NIV 32 Judas and Silas, who themselves were prophets, said much to encourage and strengthen the believers. NIV 33 After spending some time there, they were sent off by the believers with the blessing of peace to return to those who had sent them. NIV 33 After spending some time there, they were sent off by the believers with the blessing of peace to return to those who had sent them. NIV 35 But Paul and Barnabas remained in Antioch, where they and many others taught and preached the word of the Lord. NIV 35 But Paul and Barnabas remained in Antioch, where they and many others taught and preached the word of the Lord. NIV 36 Some time later Paul said to Barnabas, “Let us go back and visit the believers in all the towns where we preached the word of the Lord and see how they are doing.” NIV 36 Some time later Paul said to Barnabas, “Let us go back and visit the believers in all the towns where we preached the word of the Lord and see how they are doing.” NIV 37 Barnabas wanted to take John, also called Mark, with them, NIV 37 Barnabas wanted to take John, also called Mark, with them, NIV 38 but Paul did not think it wise to take him, because he had deserted them in Pamphylia and had not continued with them in the work. NIV 38 but Paul did not think it wise to take him, because he had deserted them in Pamphylia and had not continued with them in the work. NIV 39 They had such a sharp disagreement that they parted company. Barnabas took Mark and sailed for Cyprus, NIV 39 They had such a sharp disagreement that they parted company. Barnabas took Mark and sailed for Cyprus, NIV 40 but Paul chose Silas and left, commended by the believers to the grace of the Lord. NIV 40 but Paul chose Silas and left, commended by the believers to the grace of the Lord. NIV 41 He went through Syria and Cilicia, strengthening the churches. NIV 41 He went through Syria and Cilicia, strengthening the churches.

California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information  California - CCPA Notice