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Bible in Basic English

And they made prayers and said, Lord, having knowledge of the hearts of all men, make clear which of these two has been marked out by you,

New American Standard Bible

And they prayed and said, “You, Lord, who know the hearts of all men, show which one of these two You have chosen

King James Version

And they prayed, and said, Thou, Lord, which knowest the hearts of all men, shew whether of these two thou hast chosen,

Holman Bible

Then they prayed, “You, Lord, know the hearts of all; show which of these two You have chosen

International Standard Version

Then they prayed, "Lord, you know the hearts of all people. Show us which one of these two men you have chosen

A Conservative Version

And having prayed, they said, Thou, Lord, knowing the hearts of all men, show which one of these two thou have chosen

American Standard Version

And they prayed, and said, Thou, Lord, who knowest the hearts of all men, show of these two the one whom thou hast chosen,

Amplified

They prayed and said, “You, Lord, who know all hearts [their thoughts, motives, desires], show us which one of these two You have chosen

An Understandable Version

Then they prayed, "Lord, you know the inner thoughts of all men, so show us which one of these two men should be selected

Anderson New Testament

and praying, they said: Thou, Lord, who knowest the hearts of all, make known which of these two thou hast chosen,

Common New Testament

And they prayed and said, "You, Lord, who know the hearts of all men, show which one of these two you have chosen

Daniel Mace New Testament

saying, "thou Lord, who knowest the hearts of all men, show us which of these two thou hast chosen,

Darby Translation

And they prayed, and said, Thou Lord, knower of the hearts of all, shew which one of these two thou hast chosen,

Godbey New Testament

And praying they said, Thou, O Lord, Heart-searcher of all, show up the one of these two, whom thou hast chosen

Goodspeed New Testament

And they prayed, saying, "Lord, you who know all hearts, show us which one of these two you have chosen

John Wesley New Testament

And they prayed and said, Thou, Lord, who knowest the hearts of all, shew which of these two thou hast chosen,

Julia Smith Translation

And having prayed, they said, Thou, O Lord, knowing hearts of all, spew forth one of two which thou hast chosen,

King James 2000

And they prayed, and said, You, Lord, who know the hearts of all men, show which of these two you have chosen,

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they prayed [and] said, "You, Lord, who know the hearts of all, show clearly which one of these two you have chosen

Modern King James verseion

And they prayed and said, You, Lord, knower of all hearts, show which one You chose from these two,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they prayed, saying, "Thou Lord which knowest the hearts of all men, show whether thou hast chosen of these two,

Moffatt New Testament

and they prayed, "O Lord, who readest the hearts of all, do thou single out from these two men him whom thou hast chosen

Montgomery New Testament

and they prayed, saying. "Thou, O Lord, who knowest the hearts of all men, show clearly which of these two men thou hast chosen to fill the place

NET Bible

Then they prayed, "Lord, you know the hearts of all. Show us which one of these two you have chosen

New Heart English Bible

They prayed, and said, "You, Lord, who know the hearts of all men, show which one of these two you have chosen

Noyes New Testament

And they prayed saying, Thou, Lord, who knowest the hearts of all men, show which of these two thou hast chosen

Sawyer New Testament

And praying, they said, Do thou, Lord, the searcher of all hearts, show which of these two thou hast chosen

The Emphasized Bible

And, praying, they said - Thou Lord! observer of the hearts of all men! shew forth whom thou hast chosen, - of these two, one; -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And joining in prayer, they said, Do thou, O Lord, who knowest the hearts of all men, point out the one of these two which thou hast chosen,

Twentieth Century New Testament

And they offered this prayer--"O Lord, who reads all hearts, show which of these two men you have chosen

Webster

And they prayed, and said, Thou, Lord, who knowest the hearts of all men, show which of these two thou hast chosen,

Weymouth New Testament

And the brethren prayed, saying, "Thou, Lord, who knowest the hearts of all, show clearly which of these two Thou hast chosen

Williams New Testament

And they prayed, saying, "Lord, you who know the hearts of all, show us which one of these two men you have chosen

World English Bible

They prayed, and said, "You, Lord, who know the hearts of all men, show which one of these two you have chosen

Worrell New Testament

And, praying, they said, "Thou, Lord, Who knowest the hearts of all men, show which of these two Thou didst choose,

Worsley New Testament

And they prayed and said, Thou, Lord, who knowest the hearts of all, shew us, which of these two Thou hast chosen,

Youngs Literal Translation

and having prayed, they said, 'Thou, Lord, who art knowing the heart of all, shew which one thou didst choose of these two

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

προσεύχομαι 
Proseuchomai 
Usage: 61

and

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

ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

σύ 
Su 
thou
Usage: 132

κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

καρδιογνώστης 
Kardiognostes 
Usage: 2

of all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ἀναδείκνυμι 
Anadeiknumi 
Usage: 2

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

of
ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709

τούτων 
Touton 
Usage: 43

two
δύο 
Duo 
two, twain, both, two and two
Usage: 92

References

Context Readings

Matthias Chosen

23 And they made selection of two, Joseph, named Barsabbas, whose other name was Justus, and Matthias. 24 And they made prayers and said, Lord, having knowledge of the hearts of all men, make clear which of these two has been marked out by you, 25 To take that position as a servant and Apostle, from which Judas by his sin was shut out, so that he might go to his place.



Cross References

1 Samuel 16:7

But the Lord said to Samuel, Do not take note of his face or how tall he is, because I will not have him: for the Lord's view is not man's; man takes note of the outer form, but the Lord sees the heart.

Jeremiah 17:10

I the Lord am the searcher of the heart, the tester of the thoughts, so that I may give to every man the reward of his ways, in keeping with the fruit of his doings.

Acts 15:8

And God, the searcher of hearts, was a witness to them, giving them the Holy Spirit even as he did to us;

Acts 6:6

These they took to the Apostles, who, after prayer, put their hands on them.

Revelation 2:23

And I will put her children to death; and all the churches will see that I am he who makes search into the secret thoughts and hearts of men: and I will give to every one of you the reward of your works.

Numbers 27:16

Let the Lord, the God of the spirits of all flesh, put a man at the head of this people,

1 Kings 8:39

Give ear in heaven your living-place, acting in mercy; and give to every man whose secret heart is open to you, the reward of all his ways; for you, and you only, have knowledge of the hearts of all the children of men:

1 Chronicles 28:9

And you, Solomon my son, get knowledge of the God of your father, and be his servant with a true heart and with a strong desire, for the Lord is the searcher of all hearts, and has knowledge of all the designs of men's thoughts; if you make search for him, he will be near you; but if you are turned away from him, he will give you up for ever.

1 Chronicles 29:17

And I am conscious, my God, that you are the searcher of hearts, taking pleasure in righteousness. As for me, with an upright heart I have freely given all these things; and I have seen with joy your people who are here to make their offerings freely to you.

Psalm 7:9

O let the evil of the evil-doer come to an end, but give strength to the upright: for men's minds and hearts are tested by the God of righteousness.

Psalm 44:21

Will not God make search for it? for he sees the secrets of the heart.

Proverbs 3:5-6

Put all your hope in God, not looking to your reason for support.

Proverbs 15:11

Before the Lord are the underworld and destruction: how much more, then, the hearts of the children of men!

Jeremiah 11:20

But, O Lord of armies, judging in righteousness, testing the thoughts and the heart, let me see your punishment come on them: for I have put my cause before you.

Jeremiah 20:12

But, O Lord of armies, testing the upright and seeing the thoughts and the heart, let me see your punishment come on them; for I have put my cause before you.

Luke 6:12-13

And it came about in those days that he went out to the mountain for prayer; and he was all night in prayer to God.

John 2:24-25

But Jesus did not have faith in them, because he had knowledge of them all.

John 21:17

He said to him a third time, Simon, son of John, am I dear to you? Now Peter was troubled in his heart because he put the question a third time, Am I dear to you? And he said to him, Lord, you have knowledge of all things; you see that you are dear to me. Jesus said to him, Then give my sheep food.

Acts 13:2-3

And while they were doing the Lord's work, and going without food, the Holy Spirit said, Let Barnabas and Saul be given to me for the special work for which they have been marked out by me.

Acts 14:23

And when they had made selection of some to be rulers in every church, and had given themselves to prayer and kept themselves from food, they put them into the care of the Lord in whom they had faith.

Romans 8:27

And he who is the searcher of hearts has knowledge of the mind of the Spirit, because he is making prayers for the saints in agreement with the mind of God.

Hebrews 4:13

And there is nothing made which is not completely clear to him; there is nothing covered, but all things are open to the eyes of him with whom we have to do.

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