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Acts 26:17-18 New King James Version (NKJV)

17 I will [a]deliver you from the Jewish people, as well as from the Gentiles, to whom I [b]now send you, 18 to open their eyes, in order to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified[c] by faith in Me.’

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 26:17 rescue
  2. Acts 26:17 NU, M omit now
  3. Acts 26:18 set apart
New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Acts 26:17-18 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

17 rescuing you from the Jewish people and from the Gentiles, to whom I am sending you, 18 to open their eyes so that they may turn from darkness to light, and from the [a]power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who have been sanctified by faith in Me.’

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 26:18 Or dominion
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Acts 26:17-18 Amplified Bible (AMP)

17 [choosing you for Myself and] rescuing you from the Jewish people and from the Gentiles, to whom I am sending you, 18 to open their [spiritual] eyes so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness and release from their sins and an inheritance among those who have been sanctified (set apart, made holy) by faith in Me.’

Amplified Bible (AMP)

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Acts 26:17-18 New International Version (NIV)

17 I will rescue you from your own people and from the Gentiles. I am sending you to them 18 to open their eyes and turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me.’

New International Version (NIV)

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1 John 3:8 New King James Version (NKJV)

He who sins is of the devil, for the devil has sinned from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that He might destroy the works of the devil.

New King James Version (NKJV)

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1 John 3:8 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

the one who practices sin is of the devil; for the devil [a]has been sinning from the beginning. The Son of God appeared for this purpose, to destroy the works of the devil.

Footnotes:

  1. 1 John 3:8 Lit sins
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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1 John 3:8 Amplified Bible (AMP)

The one who practices sin [separating himself from God, and offending Him by acts of disobedience, indifference, or rebellion] is of the devil [and takes his inner character and moral values from him, not God]; for the devil has sinned and violated God’s law from the beginning. The Son of God appeared for this purpose, to destroy the works of the devil.

Amplified Bible (AMP)

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1 John 3:8 New International Version (NIV)

The one who does what is sinful is of the devil, because the devil has been sinning from the beginning. The reason the Son of God appeared was to destroy the devil’s work.

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1 John 5:18 New King James Version (NKJV)

Knowing the True—Rejecting the False

18 We know that whoever is born of God does not sin; but he who has been born of God keeps[a] [b]himself, and the wicked one does not touch him.

Footnotes:

  1. 1 John 5:18 guards
  2. 1 John 5:18 NU him
New King James Version (NKJV)

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1 John 5:18 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

18 We know that no one who has been born of God [a]sins; but He who was born of God keeps him, and the evil one does not touch him.

Footnotes:

  1. 1 John 5:18 Or sins continually
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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1 John 5:18 Amplified Bible (AMP)

18 We know [with confidence] that anyone born of God does not habitually sin; but He (Jesus) who was born of God [carefully] keeps and protects him, and the evil one does not touch him.

Amplified Bible (AMP)

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1 John 5:18 New International Version (NIV)

18 We know that anyone born of God does not continue to sin; the One who was born of God keeps them safe, and the evil one cannot harm them.

New International Version (NIV)

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Luke 4:18-19 New King James Version (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 [a]to heal the brokenhearted,
To proclaim liberty to the captives
And recovery of sight to the blind,
To set at liberty those who are [b]oppressed;
19 To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord.”

Footnotes:

  1. Luke 4:18 NU omits to heal the brokenhearted
  2. Luke 4:18 downtrodden
New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Luke 4:18-19 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

18 The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me,
Because He anointed Me to bring good news to the poor.
He has sent Me to proclaim release to captives,
And recovery of sight to the blind,
To set free those who are oppressed,
19 To proclaim the favorable year of the Lord.”

New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Luke 4:18-19 Amplified Bible (AMP)

18 
The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me (the Messiah),
Because He has anointed Me to preach the good news to the poor.
He has sent Me to announce release (pardon, forgiveness) to the captives,
And recovery of sight to the blind,
To set free those who are oppressed (downtrodden, bruised, crushed by tragedy),
19 
to proclaim the favorable year of the Lord [the day when salvation and the favor of God abound greatly].”

Amplified Bible (AMP)

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Luke 4:18-19 New International Version (NIV)

18 “The Spirit of the Lord is on me,
    because he has anointed me
    to proclaim good news to the poor.
He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners
    and recovery of sight for the blind,
to set the oppressed free,
19     to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor.”[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Luke 4:19 Isaiah 61:1,2 (see Septuagint); Isaiah 58:6
New International Version (NIV)

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Luke 24:47 New King James Version (NKJV)

47 and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in His name to all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.

New King James Version (NKJV)

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Luke 24:47 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

47 and that repentance [a]for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed [b]in His name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.

Footnotes:

  1. Luke 24:47 Later mss and forgiveness
  2. Luke 24:47 Or on the basis of
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Luke 24:47 Amplified Bible (AMP)

47 and that repentance [necessary] for forgiveness of sins would be preached in His name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.

Amplified Bible (AMP)

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Luke 24:47 New International Version (NIV)

47 and repentance for the forgiveness of sins will be preached in his name to all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.

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John 8:31-32 New King James Version (NKJV)

The Truth Shall Make You Free

31 Then Jesus said to those Jews who believed Him, “If you abide in My word, you are My disciples indeed. 32 And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.”

New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

John 8:31-32 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

The Truth Will Set You Free

31 So Jesus was saying to those Jews who had believed Him, If you continue in My word, then you are truly My disciples; 32 and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”

New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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John 8:31-32 Amplified Bible (AMP)

The Truth Will Make You Free

31 So Jesus was saying to the Jews who had believed Him, “If you abide in My word [continually obeying My teachings and living in accordance with them, then] you are truly My disciples. 32 And you will know the truth [regarding salvation], and the truth will set you free [from the penalty of sin].”

Amplified Bible (AMP)

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