Acts 17:28



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

for in Him we live and move and exist, as even some of your own poets have said, 'For we also are His children.'

King James Version

For in him we live, and move, and have our being; as certain also of your own poets have said, For we are also his offspring.

Holman Bible

For in Him we live and move and exist, as even some of your own poets have said, 'For we are also His offspring.' Gk poet.

International Standard Version

For we live, move, and exist because of him, as some of your own poets have said: ""Since we are his children, too.'

A Conservative Version

For in him we live, and move, and exist, as also some of the performers from you have said, For of him we are also offspring.

American Standard Version

for in him we live, and move, and have our being; as certain even of your own poets have said, For we are also his offspring.

Amplified

For in Him we live and move and have our being; as even some of your [own] poets have said, For we are also His offspring.

An Understandable Version

For in [the strength of] God we [all] live, move around and have our [personal] identity, just as a certain one of your [Athenian] poets [once] said, 'For we too are His children.'

Anderson New Testament

For in him we live, and move, and have our being: as also some of your own poets have said: For we his offspring are.

Bible in Basic English

For in him we have life and motion and existence; as certain of your verse writers have said, For we are his offspring.

Common New Testament

'For in him we live and move and have our being,' as even some of your own poets have said, 'We are his offspring.'

Daniel Mace New Testament

are moved, and do exist: even as some of your own poets have said, WE ARE EVEN HIS OFFSPRING.

Darby Translation

for in him we live and move and exist; as also some of the poets amongst you have said, For we are also his offspring.

Godbey New Testament

For in him we live and move and have our being, as indeed certain ones of your own poets have said, For we are truly his offspring.

Goodspeed New Testament

For it is through union with him that we live and move and exist, as some of your poets have said, " 'For we are also his offspring.'

John Wesley New Testament

For in him we live and move, and have our being; as certain likewise of your own poets have said, For we are also his offspring.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

for in him we live and move and have our being; as certain also of your own poets have said, For we are also of his lineage.

Julia Smith Translation

For in him we live, and move, and are; as certain of the composers among you have said, For we also are his race.

King James 2000

For in him we live, and move, and have our being; as certain also of your own poets have said, For we are also his offspring.

Lexham Expanded Bible

for in him we live and move and exist, as even some of {your own} poets have said: 'For we also are {his} offspring.'

Modern King James verseion

For in Him we live and move and have our being, as also certain of your own poets have said, For we are also His offspring.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For in him we live, move, and have our being, as certain of your own poets said. For we are also his generation.

Moffatt New Testament

for it is in him that we live and move and exist ??as some of your own poets have said, 'We too belong to His race.'

Montgomery New Testament

"for in him we live and move and have our being; as certain even of your own poets have said, "'For we also are his offspring.'

NET Bible

For in him we live and move about and exist, as even some of your own poets have said, 'For we too are his offspring.'

New Heart English Bible

'For in him we live, and move, and have our being.' As some of your own poets have said, 'For we are also his offspring.'

New simplified Bible

In him we live, and move, and have our existence. Your own poets have said: For we are also his offspring.

Noyes New Testament

For in him we live, and move, and have our being; as also some of your own poets have said: "For we are also his offspring."

Sawyer New Testament

For in him we live, and move, and are; as some also of your own poets have said, For we are his offspring.

The Emphasized Bible

For, in him, we live and move and are: as, even some of your own poets, have said - For, his offspring also, we are.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

for from him we derive life, and power of motion, and existence; as also some of your own poets have said, "For we are even his offspring."

Twentieth Century New Testament

For in him we live and move and are. To use the words of some of your own poets--'His offspring, too, are we.'

Webster

For in him we live, and move, and have our being; as certain also of your own poets have said, for we are also his offspring.

Weymouth New Testament

For it is in closest union with Him that we live and move and have our being; as in fact some of the poets in repute among yourselves have said, 'For we are also His offspring.'

Williams New Testament

For it is through union with Him that we live and move and exist, as some of your own poets have said, "'For we are His offspring too.'

World English Bible

'For in him we live, and move, and have our being.' As some of your own poets have said, 'For we are also his offspring.'

Worrell New Testament

for in Him we live, and move, and are; as also some of your own poets have said, 'For we also are His offspring.'

Worsley New Testament

For in Him we live and move, and exist; as some also of your own poets have said, "For we his offspring are."

Youngs Literal Translation

for in Him we live, and move, and are; as also certain of your poets have said: For of Him also we are offspring.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
γάρ 
Gar 
γάρ 
Gar 
for , , not tr
for , , not tr
Usage: 825
Usage: 825

in
ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128


him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

we live
ζάω 
Zao 
live , be alive , alive , quick , lively , not tr , , vr live
Usage: 115

and



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

κινέω 
Kineo 
Usage: 6

ἐσμέν 
Esmen 
are , have hope 9 , was , be , have our being
Usage: 50

as
ὡς 
Hos 
as , when , how , as it were , about ,
Usage: 417

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373




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

of
κατά 
Kata 
according to , after , against , in , by , daily , as ,
Usage: 428

ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
you , ye , for your sakes Trans , not tr ,
Usage: 314

ποιητής 
Poietes 
Usage: 6

ἐρέω 
Ereo 
say , speak , tell , speak of , call
Usage: 41

we are
ἐσμέν 
Esmen 
are , have hope 9 , was , be , have our being
Usage: 50

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Context Readings

Paul Speaks To The Areopagus

27 that they would seek God, if perhaps they might grope for Him and find Him, though He is not far from each one of us; 28 for in Him we live and move and exist, as even some of your own poets have said, 'For we also are His children.' 29 "Being then the children of God, we ought not to think that the Divine Nature is like gold or silver or stone, an image formed by the art and thought of man.


Cross References

Job 12:10

In whose hand is the life of every living thing, And the breath of all mankind?

Psalm 36:9

For with You is the fountain of life; In Your light we see light.

Daniel 5:23

but you have exalted yourself against the Lord of heaven; and they have brought the vessels of His house before you, and you and your nobles, your wives and your concubines have been drinking wine from them; and you have praised the gods of silver and gold, of bronze, iron, wood and stone, which do not see, hear or understand But the God in whose hand are your life-breath and all your ways, you have not glorified.

John 5:26

"For just as the Father has life in Himself, even so He gave to the Son also to have life in Himself;

Hebrews 1:3

And He is the radiance of His glory and the exact representation of His nature, and upholds all things by the word of His power When He had made purification of sins, He sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,

1 Samuel 25:29

"Should anyone rise up to pursue you and to seek your life, then the life of my lord shall be bound in the bundle of the living with the LORD your God; but the lives of your enemies He will sling out as from the hollow of a sling.

Psalm 66:9

Who keeps us in life And does not allow our feet to slip.

Luke 3:38

the son of Enosh, the son of Seth, the son of Adam, the son of God.

Luke 20:38

"Now He is not the God of the dead but of the living; for all live to Him."

John 11:25

Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life; he who believes in Me will live even if he dies,

Colossians 1:17

He is before all things, and in Him all things hold together.

Titus 1:12

One of themselves, a prophet of their own, said, "Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, lazy gluttons."

Hebrews 12:9

Furthermore, we had earthly fathers to discipline us, and we respected them; shall we not much rather be subject to the Father of spirits, and live?

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