Acts: Chapter 20

The Acts of the Apostles. The 20th Chapter
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20:1 And after that the noise ceased, Paul called the disciples, and admonished them, and said farewell; and he went forth, to go into Macedonia. After the rage was ceased, Paul called the disciples unto him, and took his leave of them, and departed for to go into Macedonia. Now after the tumult was ceased, Paul called the disciples unto him, and embraced them, and departed to go into Macedonia. And after the uproar was ceased, Paul called unto him the disciples, and embraced them, & departed, for to go into Macedonia.
20:2 Soothly when he had walked by those parts, and had admonished them by much word, he came to Greece. And when he had gone over those parts, and given them large exhortations, he came into greece And when he had gone through those parts, and had exhorted them with many words, he came into Grecia. And when he had gone over those parts, and had given them much exhortation, he came into Greece,
20:3 Where when he had been three months, the Jews laid ambush for him, that was to sail into Syria; and he had counsel to turn again by Macedonia. And there abode three months. When the jews laid wait for him as he was about to sail into Syria, He purposed to return through Macedonia. And having tarried there three months, because the Jews laid wait for him, as he was about to sail into Syria, he purposed to return through Macedonia. And there abode three months: and when the Jews laid wait for him, as he was about to sail into Syria, he purposed to return through Macedonia.
20:4 And Sopater of Pyrri Berea followed him; of Thessalonians, Aristarchus, and Secundus, and Gaius Derbeus, and Timothy; and Asians, Tychicus and Trophimus. There accompanied him into Asia Sopater of Beroen: And of Tessalonia Aristarcus and Secundus, and Gaius of Derba, and Timotheus: Out of Asia Tychicus, and Trophimos. And there accompanied him into Asia Sopater of Berea, and of them of Thessalonica, Aristarchus, and Secundus, & Gaius of Derbe, and Timotheus, & of them of Asia Tychicus, and Trophimus. And there accompanied him into Asia, Sopater of Berea: and of the Thessalonians, Aristarchus, and Secundus, and Gaius of Derbe, and Timotheus: and of Asia Tychicus and Trophimus.
20:5 These when they went before, sustained us at Troas. These went before, and tarried us at Troas These went before, & tarried us at Troas. These going before, tarried for us at Troas:
20:6 For we shipped after the days of therf loaves from Philippi, and came to them at Troas in five days, where we dwelt seven days. We sailed away from Philippos after the easter holidays, and came unto them to Troas in five days, and there abode seven days. And we sailed forth from Philippi, after the days of unleavened bread, & came unto them to Troas in five days, where we abode seven days. And we sailed away from Philippi, after the days of unleavened bread, and came unto them to Troas in five days, where we abode seven days.
20:7 And in the first day of the week, when we came to break bread, Paul disputed with them, he to going in the morrow; and he drew along the sermon till into midnight. On a sabbath day the disciples came together for to break bread, and Paul preached unto them (ready to depart on the morrow) and continued his preaching unto midnight. And the first day of the week, the disciples being come together to break bread, Paul preached unto them, ready to depart on the morrow, and continued the preaching unto midnight. And upon the first day of the week, when the disciples came together to break bread, Paul preached unto them, ready to depart on the morrow, and continued his speech until midnight.
20:8 And many lamps were in the solar, where we were gathered together. There were many lights in the chamber where we were gathered together, And there were many lights in an upper chamber, where they were gathered together. And there were many lights in the upper chamber where they were gathered together.
20:9 Soothly some young man, Eutychus by name, sat on the window, when he was fallen into an heavy sleep, Paul disputing long, he led by sleep fell down from the third stage; and he was taken up, and was brought dead. and there sat in a window a certain young man named Eutichos, fallen into a deep sleep. And as Paul declared he was more overcome with sleep, and fell down from the third loft, and was taken up dead. And there sat in a window a certain young man, named Eutychus, fallen into a deep sleep: & as Paul was long preaching, he overcome with sleep, fell down from the third loft, and was taken up dead. And there sat in a window a certain young man named Eutychus, being fallen into a deep sleep, and as Paul was long preaching, he sunk down with sleep, and fell down from the third loft, and was taken up dead.
20:10 To whom when Paul came down, he lay on him, and embracing said, Do not ye be troubled; for his soul is in him. Paul went down and fell on him, and embraced him, and said: Make nothing ado. For his life is in him. But Paul went down, and laid himself upon him, & embraced him, saying, Trouble not yourselves: for his life is in him. And Paul went down, and fell on him, and embracing him, said, Trouble not yourselves, for his life is in him.
20:11 And he went up, and brake bread, and ate, and spake enough till into the light; and so he went forth. When he was come up again, he brake bread, and tasted, and communed a long while even till the morning, and so departed. So when Paul was come up again, and had broken bread, & eaten, he communed a long while till the dawning of the day, and so he departed. When he therefore was come up again, & had broken bread, and eaten, and talked a long while, even till break of day, so he departed.
20:12 And they brought the child alive, and they were comforted not least. They brought the young man alive, and were not a little comforted. And they brought the boy alive, and they were not a little comforted. And they brought the young man alive, and were not a little comforted.
20:13 Soothly we ascending up into a ship, shipped into Assos, from thence we to receiving Paul; for so he had disposed, to making journey by land. Then took we shipping, and departed unto Asson, there to receive Paul. For so had he appointed, and would himself go by land. Then we went forth to ship, & sailed unto the city Assos, that we might receive Paul there: for so had he appointed, and would himself go afoot. And we went before to ship, and sailed unto Assos, there intending to take in Paul: for so had he appointed, minding himself to go afoot.
20:14 And when he found us in Assos, we took him, and came to Mitylene. When he was come to us unto Asson, we took him in, and came to Mittilenes. Now when he was come unto us to Assos, and we had received him, we came to Mitylenes. And when he met with us at Assos, we took him in, and came to Mitylene.
20:15 And from thence shipping, in the day following we came against Chios, and another day we havened at Samos, and in the day following we came to Miletus. and sailed thence, and came the next day over against Chios. And the day following we arrived at Samos, and tarried at Trogilion. The next day we came to Mileton. And we sailed thence, and came the next day over against Chios, and the next day we arrived at Samos, and tarried at Trogyllium: the next day we came to Miletum. And we sailed thence, and came the next day over against Chios, and the next day we arrived at Samos, and tarried at Trogyllium: and the next day we came to Miletus.
20:16 And Paul purposed to ship over to Ephesus, lest any tarrying were made to him in Asia; for he hied, if it were possible to him, that he should be in the day of Pentecost at Jerusalem. For Paul had determined to leave Ephesus as they sailed, because he would not spend the time in Asia. For he hasted to be (if it were possible) at Jerusalem in the feast of pentecost. For Paul had determined to sail by Ephesus, because he would not spend the time in Asia: for he hasted to be, if he could possible, at Jerusalem, at the day of Pentecost. For Paul had determined to sail by Ephesus, because he would not spend the time in Asia: for he hasted, if it were possible for him, to be at Hierusalem the day of Pentecost.
20:17 From Miletus he sent to Ephesus, and called the more men through birth of the church. From Mileton he sent to Ephesus, and called the seniours of the congregation. Wherefore from Miletum he sent to Ephesus, & called the Elders of the Church. And from Miletus he sent to Ephesus, and called the Elders of the Church.
20:18 And when they came to him, and were together, he said to them, Ye know from the first day, in which I came into Asia, how with you by each time I was, When they were come to him, he said to them: Ye know from the first day that I came unto Asia, after what manner I have been with you at all seasons, Who when they were come to him, he said unto them, Ye know from the first day that I came into Asia, after what manner I have been with you at all seasons, And when they were come to him, he said unto them, Ye know from the first day that I came into Asia, after what manner I have been with you at all seasons,
20:19 serving to the Lord with all meekness, and mildness, and tears, and temptations, that felled to me of ambushings of Jews; serving God with all humbleness of mind, and with many tears, and temptations, which happened unto me by the layings await of the jews, Serving the Lord with all modesty, and with many tears, and temptations, which came unto me by the layings await of the Jews, Serving the Lord with all humility of mind, and with many tears, and temptations, which befell me by the lying in wait of the Jews:
20:20 how I withdrew nought of profitable things to you, that I told not to you, and taught you openly, and by houses; and how I kept back nothing that might be for your profit: but that I have shewed you, and taught you openly and at home in your houses, And how I kept back nothing that was profitable, but have shewed you, and taught you openly, & throughout every house, And how I kept back nothing that was profitable unto you, but have shewed you, and have taught you publickly, and from house to house,
20:21 witnessing to Jews and heathen men penance into God, and faith into our Lord Jesus Christ. witnessing both to the jews, and also to the greeks, the repentance toward god, and faith toward our lord Jesus. Witnessing both to the Jews, & to the Grecians the repentance toward God, & faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ. Testifying both to the Jews and also to the Greeks, repentance toward God, and faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ.
20:22 And now lo! I am bound in spirit, and go into Jerusalem; unknowing what things shall come to me in it, And now behold I go bound in the spirit unto Jerusalem, and know not what shall come of me there, And now behold, I go bound in the spirit unto Jerusalem, and know not what things shall come unto me there, And now behold, I go bound in the spirit unto Hierusalem, not knowing the things that shall befall me there:
20:23 but that the Holy Ghost by all cities witnesseth to me, saying, that bonds and tribulations at Jerusalem abide me. but that the holy ghost witnesseth in every city saying: that bonds and trouble abide me: Save that the holy Ghost witnesseth in every city, saying, that bonds and afflictions abide me. Save that the holy Ghost witnesseth in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions abide me.
20:24 But I dread nothing of these, neither I make my life preciouser than myself, the while I end my course, and the ministry of the word, which I received of the Lord Jesus, to witness the gospel of the grace of God. but none of those things move me. Neither is my life dear unto myself, that I might fulfill my course with joy, and the ministration which I have received of the lord Jesus to testify the gospel of the grace of god. But I pass not at all, neither is my life dear unto myself, so that I may fulfill my course with joy, and the ministration which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the Gospel of the grace of God. But none of these things move me, neither count I my life dear unto myself, so that I might finish my course with joy, & the ministry which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the Gospel of the grace of God.
20:25 And now lo! I know, that ye shall no more see my face, all ye by whom I passed, preaching the kingdom of God. And now behold, I am sure that henceforth ye all (through whom I have gone preaching the kingdom of god) shall see my face no more. And now behold, I know that henceforth ye all, through whom I have gone preaching the kingdom of God, shall see my face no more. And now behold, I know that ye all, among whom I have gone preaching the kingdom of God, shall see my face no more.
20:26 Wherefore I witness to you this day, that I am clean of the blood of all men. Wherefore I take you to record this same day, that I am pure from the blood of all men. Wherefore I take you to record this day, that I am pure from the blood of all men. Wherefore I take you to record this day, that I am pure from the blood of all men.
20:27 For I flew not away, that I told not to you all the counsel of God. For I have kept nothing back: but have shewed you all the counsel of god. For I have kept nothing back, but have shewed you all the counsel of God. For I have not shunned to declare unto you all the counsel of God.
20:28 Take attention to you, and to all the flock, in which the Holy Ghost hath set you bishops, to rule the church of God, which he hath purchased with his blood. Take heed therefore unto yourselves, and to all the flock, whereof the holy ghost hath made you overseers, to rule the congregation of god, which he hath purchased with his blood. Take heed therefore unto yourselves, and to all the flock, whereof the holy Ghost hath made you Overseers, to feed the Church of God, which he hath purchased with his own blood. Take heed therefore unto yourselves, & to all the flock, over the which the holy Ghost hath made you overseers, to feed the Church of God, which he hath purchased with his own blood.
20:29 I know, that after my departing, snatching wolves shall enter into you, not sparing the flock; For I am sure of this, that after my departing shall grievous wolves enter in among you, which will not spare the flock. For I know this, that after my departing shall grievous wolves enter in among you, not sparing the flock. For I know this, that after my departing shall grievous wolves enter in among you, not sparing the flock.
20:30 and of yourselves men speaking wayward things shall rise, that they lead away disciples after them. And of your own selves shall men arise speaking perverse things, to draw disciples after them. Moreover of your own selves shall men arise speaking perverse things, to draw disciples after them. Also of your own selves shall men arise, speaking perverse things, to draw away disciples after them.
20:31 For which thing wake ye, holding in mind that by three years night and day I ceased not with tears admonishing each of you. Therefore awake and remember, that by the space of three years I ceased not to warn every one of you, both night and day with tears. Therefore watch and remember, that by the space of three years I ceased not to warn every one, both night and day with tears. Therefore watch, and remember that by the space of three years, I ceased not to warn every one night and day with tears.
20:32 And now I betake you to God and to the word of his grace, that is mighty to edify and give heritage in all that be made holy. And now dear brethren I commend you to god and to the word of his grace, which is able to build further, and to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified. And now brethren, I commend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build further, & to give you an inheritance: among all them, which are sanctified. And now brethren, I commend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up, and to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified.
20:33 And of no man I coveted silver, and gold, or cloth, I have desired no man’s silver, gold, or vesture, I have coveted no man’s silver, nor gold, nor apparel. I have coveted no man’s silver, or gold, or apparel.
20:34 as ye yourselves know; for to those things that were needful to me, and to those that be with me, these hands ministered. Yea ye know well that these hands have ministered unto my necessities, and to them that were with me. Yea, ye know, that these hands have ministered unto my necessities, & to them that were with me. Yea, you yourselves know, that these hands have ministered unto my necessities, and to them that were with me.
20:35 All these things I shewed to you, for so it behooveth men travailing to receive the sick, and to have mind of the word of the Lord Jesus; for he said, It is more blessed to give, more than to receive. I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to receive the weak, and to remember the words of the lord Jesus, how that he said: It is more blessed to give, than to receive. I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring, ye ought to support the weak, & to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how that he said, It is a blessed thing to give, rather than to receive. I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring, ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to give, than to receive.
20:36 And when he had said these things, he kneeled, and prayed with all them. When he had thus spoken, he kneeled down, and prayed with them all. And when he had thus spoken, he kneeled down, and prayed with them all. And when he had thus spoken, he kneeled down, & prayed with them all.
20:37 And great weeping of all men was made; and they felled on the neck of Paul, and kissed him, And they wept all abundantly, And fell on Paul’s neck, and kissed him Then they wept all abundantly, and fell on Paul’s neck, and kissed him, And they all wept sore, and fell on Paul’s neck, and kissed him,
20:38 sorrowing most in the word that he said, for they should no more see his face. And they led him to the ship. sorrowing, most of all, for the words, which he spake, that they should see his face no more, And they accompanied him unto the ship. Being chiefly sorry for the words which he spake, That they should see his face no more. And they accompanied him unto the ship. Sorrowing most of all for the words which he spake, that they should see his face no more. And they accompanied him unto the ship.
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