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Chapter 16

1st Cor.16:1 Now concerning the collection for the saints, as I have given order to the Assemblies of Galatia, even so do you.

1st Cor.16:2 On the first day of the week let every one of you lay by him in store, as God has prospered him, that there be no gatherings when I come.

1st Cor.16:3 And when I come, whomever you will approve by your letters, them will I send to bring your gift to Jerusalem.

1st Cor.16:4 If it be suitable that I go also, they will go with me.

1st Cor.16:5 Now I will come to you, when I will pass through Macedonia: for I do pass through Macedonia.

1st Cor.16:6 And it may be that I will stay, yes, and winter with you, that you may bring me on my journey to wherever I go.

1st Cor.16:7 For I will not see you now by the way; but I trust to stay a while with you, if the Lord permit.

1st Cor.16:8 But I will stay at Ephesus until Pentecost.

1st Cor.16:9 For a great and effective door is opened to me, and there are many adversaries.

1st Cor.16:10 Now if Timothy come, see that he may be with you without fear: for he works the work of the Lord, as I also do.

1st Cor.16:11 Therefore let no man despise him: but conduct him forth in peace that he may come to me: for I look for him with the brothers.

1st Cor.16:12 As concerning our brother Apollos, I greatly desired him to come to you with the brothers: but his will was not at all to come at this time; but he will come when he will have convenient time.

1st Cor.16:13 Stay awake, be men of courage in the faith, be strong.

1st Cor.16:14 Let all that comes out of you be done in love.

1st Cor.16:15 I implore you, brothers, you know the house of Stephanas, that he is the first fruits of Achaia, and that they have become addicted to the ministry of the saints

1st Cor.16:16 that you assign yourselves to such, and to everyone that cooperates with us, and labors.

1st Cor.16:17 I am glad because of the arrival of Stephanas and Fortunatus and Achaicus: because what was necessary from you these filled completely.

1st Cor.16:18 For they have refreshed my spirit and yours: therefore you fully know such ones.

1st Cor.16:19 The Assemblies of Asia greet you. Aquila and Priscilla greet you much in the Lord, with the Assembly that is in their house.

1st Cor.16:20 All the brothers greet you. Greet you one another with a holy kiss.

1st Cor.16:21 The greeting of me Paul with my own hand.

1st Cor.16:22 If any man love not the Lord Jesus Christ, let him be accursed. Maranatha.

1st Cor.16:23 The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. 24 My love be with you all in Christ Jesus. Amen.