Acts 15:17



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

SO THAT THE REST OF MANKIND MAY SEEK THE LORD, AND ALL THE GENTILES WHO ARE CALLED BY MY NAME,'

King James Version

That the residue of men might seek after the Lord, and all the Gentiles, upon whom my name is called, saith the Lord, who doeth all these things.

International Standard Version

so that the rest of the people may search for the Lord, including all the gentiles who are called by my name,' declares the Lord. "He is the one who has been doing these things

A Conservative Version

so that the rest of men might seek the Lord, and all the Gentiles upon whom my name is called upon them, says the Lord, who does these things.

American Standard Version

That the residue of men may seek after the Lord, And all the Gentiles, upon whom my name is called,

Amplified

So that the rest of men may seek the Lord, and all the Gentiles upon whom My name has been invoked,

An Understandable Version

so that the rest of mankind, including all the Gentiles [or nations], may seek after the Lord and be called by my name.

Anderson New Testament

that the rest of men may seek after the Lord, and all the Gentiles, upon whom my name has been called, says the Lord, who does all these things.

Bible in Basic English

So that the rest of men may make search for the Lord, and all the Gentiles on whom my name is named,

Common New Testament

so that the rest of mankind may seek the Lord, and all the Gentiles who are called by my name,'

Daniel Mace New Testament

I will repair its ruins, and raise it up: that the rest of mankind, even all the nations, that profess my name, may seek the Lord.

Darby Translation

so that the residue of men may seek out the Lord, and all the nations on whom my name is invoked, saith the Lord, who does these things

Godbey New Testament

in order that the residue of men may seek out the Lord, even all the Gentiles, on whom my name has been called upon them, says the Lord, who doeth these things

Goodspeed New Testament

So that the rest of mankind may seek the Lord, And all the heathen who are called by my name, Says the Lord,

Holman Bible

so that those who are left of mankind may seek the Lord- even all the Gentiles who are called by My name, says the Lord who does these things,

John Wesley New Testament

and will set it up, That the residue of men may seek the Lord, and all the Gentiles on whom my name is called, saith the Lord, who doth these things.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

that the men that are left might seek after the Lord, and all the Gentiles, upon whom my name is called, saith the Lord, who does all these things.

Julia Smith Translation

So that they remaining of men might seek out the Lord, and all the nations upon whom my name has been called upon them, says the Lord, making all these.

King James 2000

That the rest of men might seek after the Lord, and all the Gentiles, upon whom my name is called, says the Lord, who does all these things.

Lexham Expanded Bible

so that the rest of humanity may seek the Lord, even all the Gentiles {who are called by my name}, says the Lord, who makes these [things]

Modern King James verseion

so those men who are left might seek after the Lord, and all the nations on whom My name has been called, says the Lord, who does all these things."

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that the residue of men might seek after the Lord, and also the Gentiles upon whom my name is named saith the Lord, which doth all these things.'

Moffatt New Testament

that the rest of men may seek for the Lord, even all the Gentiles who are called by my name, saith the Lord,

Montgomery New Testament

"So that the rest of men may seek after the Lord, Even all the Gentiles, who are called by my name,

NET Bible

so that the rest of humanity may seek the Lord, namely, all the Gentiles I have called to be my own,' says the Lord, who makes these things

New Heart English Bible

that the rest of mankind may seek after the Lord, and all the Gentiles who are called by my name,' says the Lord, who makes these things

New simplified Bible

That the rest of mankind might seek after Jehovah, and all the nations, upon whom my name is called, Jehovah said, who is doing these things. (Amos 9:12)

Noyes New Testament

that the rest of men may seek after the Lord, and all the gentiles, who have been called by my name, saith the Lord, who doeth these things,

Sawyer New Testament

that the rest of men may seek the Lord, even all the nations on whom my name has been called, says the Lord who does these things,

The Emphasized Bible

That the residues of men may seek out the Lord, and all the nations upon whom my name hath been called, saith the Lord that doeth these things,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

that the residue of men may diligently seek the Lord, and all the Gentiles, among whom my name is invoked, even among them, saith the Lord, who doth all these things."

Twentieth Century New Testament

That so the rest of mankind may earnestly seek the Lord--even all the Gentiles on whom my Name has been bestowed."

Webster

That the residue of men may seek after the Lord, and all the Gentiles, upon whom my name is called, saith the Lord, who doeth all these things.

Weymouth New Testament

In order that the rest of mankind may earnestly seek the Lord--even all the nations which are called by My name,"

Williams New Testament

So that the rest of mankind may earnestly seek the Lord, Yes, all the heathen who are called by my name, says the Lord,

World English Bible

That the rest of men may seek after the Lord; All the Gentiles who are called by my name, Says the Lord, who does all these things.

Worrell New Testament

that the residue of men may seek after the Lord, even all the gentiles upon whom My name has been called,'

Worsley New Testament

That the rest of mankind may seek the Lord, even all the nations, upon whom my name is called, saith the Lord who doth all these things."

Youngs Literal Translation

that the residue of men may seek after the Lord, and all the nations, upon whom My name hath been called, saith the Lord, who is doing all these things.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅπως 
Hopos 
that , how , to , so that , when , because
Usage: 43

the residue
κατάλοιπος 
Kataloipos 
Usage: 1

of men
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man , not tr ,
Usage: 316

ἐκζητέω 
Ekzeteo 
Usage: 5

after the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Lord , lord , master , sir , Sir ,
Usage: 643

and

and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

πᾶς 
Pas 
πᾶς 
Pas 
all , all things , every , all men , whosoever , everyone , whole , all manner of , every man , no Trans , every thing , any , whatsoever , whosoever 9 , always , daily , any thing , no , not tr ,
all , all things , every , all men , whosoever , everyone , whole , all manner of , every man , no Trans , every thing , any , whatsoever , whosoever 9 , always , daily , any thing , no , not tr ,
Usage: 704
Usage: 704

ἔθνος 
Ethnos 
Usage: 132

ἐπί 
Epi 
on , in , upon , unto , to ,
Usage: 644

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

my
μοῦ 
Mou 
my , me , mine , I , mine own
Usage: 313

ὄνομα 
Onoma 
name , named , called , surname , named , not tr
Usage: 162

is called
ἐπικαλέομαι 
Epikaleomai 
call on , be surname , be surnamed , call upon , appeal unto , call , appeal to , appeal
Usage: 32

λέγω 
Lego 
say , speak , call , tell ,
Usage: 1045

the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Lord , lord , master , sir , Sir ,
Usage: 643

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do , make , bring forth , commit , cause , work , show , bear , keep , fulfil , deal , perform , not tr , , vr do
Usage: 372

Context Readings

The Jerusalem Council

16 'AFTER THESE THINGS I will return, AND I WILL REBUILD THE TABERNACLE OF DAVID WHICH HAS FALLEN, AND I WILL REBUILD ITS RUINS, AND I WILL RESTORE IT, 17 SO THAT THE REST OF MANKIND MAY SEEK THE LORD, AND ALL THE GENTILES WHO ARE CALLED BY MY NAME,' 18 SAYS THE LORD, WHO MAKES THESE THINGS KNOWN FROM LONG AGO.


Cross References

Isaiah 43:7

Everyone who is called by My name, And whom I have created for My glory, Whom I have formed, even whom I have made."

Genesis 22:18

"In your seed all the nations of the earth shall be blessed, because you have obeyed My voice."

Genesis 48:16

The angel who has redeemed me from all evil, Bless the lads; And may my name live on in them, And the names of my fathers Abraham and Isaac; And may they grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth."

Genesis 49:10

"The scepter shall not depart from Judah, Nor the ruler's staff from between his feet, Until Shiloh comes, And to him shall be the obedience of the peoples.

Numbers 6:27

"So they shall invoke My name on the sons of Israel, and I then will bless them."

Numbers 24:23

Then he took up his discourse and said, "Alas, who can live except God has ordained it?

Psalm 22:26-27

The afflicted will eat and be satisfied; Those who seek Him will praise the LORD Let your heart live forever!

Psalm 67:1-3

God be gracious to us and bless us, And cause His face to shine upon us-- Selah.

Psalm 72:17-19

May his name endure forever; May his name increase as long as the sun shines; And let men bless themselves by him; Let all nations call him blessed.

Isaiah 2:2-3

Now it will come about that In the last days The mountain of the house of the LORD Will be established as the chief of the mountains, And will be raised above the hills; And all the nations will stream to it.

Isaiah 11:10

Then in that day The nations will resort to the root of Jesse, Who will stand as a signal for the peoples; And His resting place will be glorious.

Isaiah 19:23-25

In that day there will be a highway from Egypt to Assyria, and the Assyrians will come into Egypt and the Egyptians into Assyria, and the Egyptians will worship with the Assyrians.

Isaiah 24:15-16

Therefore glorify the LORD in the east, The name of the LORD, the God of Israel, In the coastlands of the sea.

Isaiah 45:7-8

The One forming light and creating darkness, Causing well-being and creating calamity; I am the LORD who does all these.

Isaiah 49:6-7

He says, "It is too small a thing that You should be My Servant To raise up the tribes of Jacob and to restore the preserved ones of Israel; I will also make You a light of the nations So that My salvation may reach to the end of the earth."

Isaiah 65:1

"I permitted Myself to be sought by those who did not ask for Me; I permitted Myself to be found by those who did not seek Me I said, 'Here am I, here am I,' To a nation which did not call on My name.

Isaiah 66:18-21

"For I know their works and their thoughts; the time is coming to gather all nations and tongues. And they shall come and see My glory.

Jeremiah 14:9

"Why are You like a man dismayed, Like a mighty man who cannot save? Yet You are in our midst, O LORD, And we are called by Your name; Do not forsake us!"

Jeremiah 16:19

O LORD, my strength and my stronghold, And my refuge in the day of distress, To You the nations will come From the ends of the earth and say, "Our fathers have inherited nothing but falsehood, Futility and things of no profit."

Daniel 4:35

"All the inhabitants of the earth are accounted as nothing, But He does according to His will in the host of heaven And among the inhabitants of earth; And no one can ward off His hand Or say to Him, 'What have You done?'

Daniel 9:19

"O Lord, hear! O Lord, forgive! O Lord, listen and take action! For Your own sake, O my God, do not delay, because Your city and Your people are called by Your name."

Hosea 2:23

"I will sow her for Myself in the land I will also have compassion on her who had not obtained compassion, And I will say to those who were not My people, 'You are My people!' And they will say, 'You are my God!'"

Joel 2:32

"And it will come about that whoever calls on the name of the LORD Will be delivered; For on Mount Zion and in Jerusalem There will be those who escape, As the LORD has said, Even among the survivors whom the LORD calls.

Amos 9:12

That they may possess the remnant of Edom And all the nations who are called by My name," Declares the LORD who does this.

Micah 4:1-2

And it will come about in the last days That the mountain of the house of the LORD Will be established as the chief of the mountains It will be raised above the hills, And the peoples will stream to it.

Micah 5:7

Then the remnant of Jacob Will be among many peoples Like dew from the LORD, Like showers on vegetation Which do not wait for man Or delay for the sons of men.

Zechariah 2:11

"Many nations will join themselves to the LORD in that day and will become My people Then I will dwell in your midst, and you will know that the LORD of hosts has sent Me to you.

Zechariah 8:20-23

"Thus says the LORD of hosts, 'It will yet be that peoples will come, even the inhabitants of many cities.

Malachi 1:11

"For from the rising of the sun even to its setting, My name will be great among the nations, and in every place incense is going to be offered to My name, and a grain offering that is pure; for My name will be great among the nations," says the LORD of hosts.



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