but now, having no longer any place in these regions; and, having a desire for many years to come to you,
Now, when these things were ended, Paul purposed in his spirit, after passing through Macedonia and Achaia, to go to Jerusalem; saying, "After I have been there, I must see Rome also."
making request, if by any means now at length, I may be prospered by the will of God to come to you.
and I know that, when coming to you, I will come in the fulness of the blessing of Christ.
night and day praying exceedingly that we may see your face, and perfect the deficiencies in your faith?