36 When he had said this, he knelt down and prayed with them all.
37 And they all wept and embraced Paul and kissed him,
38 grieving most of all over the word which he had spoken, that they would not see his face again. And they accompanied him to the ship.
Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might.
And after they had spent some time there, they were sent off in peace by the brethren to those who had sent them.
Finally, brethren, farewell. Aim for perfection, listen to my appeal, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you.
11 Finally, brethren, farewell. Aim for perfection, listen to my appeal, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you.
12 Greet one another with a holy kiss.
13 All the saints greet you.
14 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.
But since we were taken away from you, brethren, for a short time, in person not in heart, we endeavored the more eagerly and with great desire to see you face to face.
For God is my witness, how I long for you all with the affection of Christ Jesus.
Still another said, »I will follow you, Lord; but first let me go back and say farewell to those at my home.«
Jesus said to him, »No one who puts his hand to the plow and looks back is fit for the kingdom of God.«
Grace be with you all.
After the uproar had ceased, Paul sent for the disciples, and when he had exhorted them and taken his leave of them, he set out for Macedonia.