Parallel Bible results for Luke 4:16-21

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Luke 4:16-21

NKJV 16 So He came to Nazareth, where He had been brought up. And as His custom was, He went into the synagogue on the Sabbath day, and stood up to read. NIV 16 He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went into the synagogue, as was his custom. He stood up to read, NKJV 17 And He was handed the book of the prophet Isaiah. And when He had opened the book, He found the place where it was written: NIV 17 and the scroll of the prophet Isaiah was handed to him. Unrolling it, he found the place where it is written: NKJV 18 "The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me, Because He has anointed Me To preach the gospel to the poor; He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to the captives And recovery of sight to the blind, To set at liberty those who are oppressed; NIV 18 “The Spirit of the Lord is on me,because he has anointed meto proclaim good news to the poor.He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisonersand recovery of sight for the blind,to set the oppressed free, NKJV 19 To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord." NIV 19 to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor.” NKJV 20 Then He closed the book, and gave it back to the attendant and sat down. And the eyes of all who were in the synagogue were fixed on Him. NIV 20 Then he rolled up the scroll, gave it back to the attendant and sat down. The eyes of everyone in the synagogue were fastened on him. NKJV 21 And He began to say to them, "Today this Scripture is fulfilled in your hearing." NIV 21 He began by saying to them, “Today this scripture is fulfilled in your hearing.”