New American Standard Bible
but now, with no further place for me in these regions, and since I have had for many years a longing to come to you
King James Bible
But now having no more place in these parts, and having a great desire these many years to come unto you;
Darby Bible Translation
But now, having no longer place in these regions, and having great desire to come to you these many years,
World English Bible
but now, no longer having any place in these regions, and having these many years a longing to come to you,
Young's Literal Translation
and now, no longer having place in these parts, and having a longing to come unto you for many years,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
But now ... - Having no further opportunity in these regions to preach to those who have never heard the gospel.
In these parts - In the regions before specified. He had gone over them, had established churches, had left them in the care of elders Acts 20:17, and was now prepared to penetrate into some new region, and lay the foundation of other churches.
And having a great desire ... - See Romans 1:9-13.
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Now after these things were finished, Paul purposed in the spirit to go to Jerusalem after he had passed through Macedonia and Achaia, saying, "After I have been there, I must also see Rome."
always in my prayers making request, if perhaps now at last by the will of God I may succeed in coming to you.
For I long to see you so that I may impart some spiritual gift to you, that you may be established;
I know that when I come to you, I will come in the fullness of the blessing of Christ.
so that I may come to you in joy by the will of God and find refreshing rest in your company.
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