NLTNew Living Translation
5he saved us, not because of the righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He washed away our sins, giving us a new birth and new life through the Holy Spirit.#3:5 Greek He saved us through the washing of regeneration and renewing of the Holy Spirit.
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