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Acts 18:19

(NIV)
They arrived at Ephesus, where Paul left Priscilla and Aquila. He himself went into the synagogue and reasoned with the Jews.
(ESV)
And they came to Ephesus, and he left them there, but he himself went into the synagogue and reasoned with the Jews.

Acts 18:21

(NIV)
But as he left, he promised, ‘I will come back if it is God’s will.’ Then he set sail from Ephesus.
(ESV)
But on taking leave of them he said, “I will return to you if God wills,” and he set sail from Ephesus.

Acts 18:24

(NIV)
Meanwhile a Jew named Apollos, a native of Alexandria, came to Ephesus. He was a learned man, with a thorough knowledge of the Scriptures.
(ESV)
Now a Jew named Apollos, a native of Alexandria, came to Ephesus. He was an eloquent man competent in the Scriptures.

Acts 19:1

(NIV)
While Apollos was at Corinth, Paul took the road through the interior and arrived at Ephesus. There he found some disciples
(ESV)
And it happened that while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul passed through the inland country and came to Ephesus. There he found some disciples.

Acts 19:17

(NIV)
When this became known to the Jews and Greeks living in Ephesus, they were all seized with fear, and the name of the Lord Jesus was held in high honour.
(ESV)
And this became known to all the residents of Ephesus, both Jews and Greeks. And fear fell upon them all, and the name of the Lord Jesus was extolled.

Acts 19:26

(NIV)
And you see and hear how this fellow Paul has convinced and led astray large numbers of people here in Ephesus and in practically the whole province of Asia. He says that gods made by human hands are no gods at all.
(ESV)
And you see and hear that not only in Ephesus but in almost all of Asia this Paul has persuaded and turned away a great many people saying that gods made with hands are not gods.

Acts 20:16

(NIV)
Paul had decided to sail past Ephesus to avoid spending time in the province of Asia, for he was in a hurry to reach Jerusalem, if possible, by the day of Pentecost.

(ESV)
For Paul had decided to sail past Ephesus, so that he might not have to spend time in Asia, for he was hastening to be at Jerusalem, if possible on the day of Pentecost.

Acts 20:17

(NIV)
From Miletus, Paul sent to Ephesus for the elders of the church.
(ESV)
Now from Miletus he sent to Ephesus and called the elders of the church to come to him.

1Cor 15:32

(NIV)
If I fought wild beasts in Ephesus with no more than human hopes, what have I gained? If the dead are not raised,

‘Let us eat and drink,
for tomorrow we die.’
(ESV)
What do I gain if, humanly speaking I fought with beasts at Ephesus? If the dead are not raised “Let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we die.”

1Cor 16:8

(NIV)
But I will stay on at Ephesus until Pentecost,
(ESV)
But I will stay in Ephesus until Pentecost,

Eph 1:1

(NIV)
Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, To God’s holy people in Ephesus, the faithful in Christ Jesus:
(ESV)
Paul an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God,

To the saints who are in Ephesus, and are faithful in Christ Jesus:

1Tim 1:3

(NIV)
As I urged you when I went into Macedonia, stay there in Ephesus so that you may command certain people not to teach false doctrines any longer
(ESV)
As I urged you when I was going to Macedonia, remain at Ephesus so that you may charge certain persons not to teach any different doctrine,

2Tim 1:18

(NIV)
May the Lord grant that he will find mercy from the Lord on that day! You know very well in how many ways he helped me in Ephesus.

(ESV)
may the Lord grant him to find mercy from the Lord on that Day!—and you well know all the service he rendered at Ephesus.

2Tim 4:12

(NIV)
I sent Tychicus to Ephesus.
(ESV)
Tychicus I have sent to Ephesus.

Rev 1:11

(NIV)
which said: ‘Write on a scroll what you see and send it to the seven churches: to Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia and Laodicea.’

(ESV)
saying, Write what you see in a book and send it to the seven churches, to Ephesus and to Smyrna and to Pergamum and to Thyatira and to Sardis and to Philadelphia and to Laodicea.”

Rev 2:1

(NIV)
‘To the angel of the church in Ephesus write :

These are the words of him who holds the seven stars in his right hand and walks among the seven golden lampstands.
(ESV)
“To the angel of the church in Ephesus write: ‘The words of him who holds the seven stars in his right hand who walks among the seven golden lampstands.

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