1 Corinthians 16:18-20
The Passion Translation
18 They have refreshed my spirit in the same way they’ve refreshed yours. Be sure to honor people like this.
19 All the churches of western Turkey[a] send their loving greetings to you. Aquila and Prisca[b] greet you warmly in the Lord with those of their house church. 20 All of your fellow believers here in Ephesus send their greetings. Greet one another with a sacred kiss.[c]Read full chapter
- 1 Corinthians 16:19 Or “[the Roman province] of Asia.”
- 1 Corinthians 16:19 Prisca was a diminutive form of Priscilla (“long life”). She and her husband, Aquila (“eagle”), were tentmakers like Paul. They were not only business partners but partners with him in ministry. See Acts 18:2, 18, 26; 2 Tim. 4:19.
- 1 Corinthians 16:20 What makes a kiss holy is that it comes from the love of God. See Song. 1:2.