Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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,

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

And they prayed and said, You, Lord, Who know all hearts ( their thoughts, passions, desires, appetites, purposes, and endeavors), indicate to 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,

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,

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,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And they prayed and said, Thou, Lord, who knowest the hearts of everyone, show 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 So they proposed two: Joseph, called Barsabbas, who was also known as Justus, and Matthias. 24 Then they prayed, “You, Lord, know the hearts of all; show which of these two You have chosen 25 to take the place in this apostolic service that Judas left to go to his own place.”



Cross References

1 Samuel 16:7

But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not look at his appearance or his stature, because I have rejected him. Man does not see what the Lord sees, for man sees what is visible, but the Lord sees the heart.”

Jeremiah 17:10

I, Yahweh, examine the mind,
I test the heart
to give to each according to his way,
according to what his actions deserve.

Acts 15:8

And God, who knows the heart, testified to them by giving the Holy Spirit, just as He also did to us.

Acts 6:6

They had them stand before the apostles, who prayed and laid their hands on them.

Revelation 2:23

I will kill her children with the plague. Then all the churches will know that I am the One who examines minds and hearts, and I will give to each of you according to your works.

Numbers 27:16

“May the Lord, the God of the spirits of all flesh, appoint a man over the community

1 Kings 8:39

may You hear in heaven, Your dwelling place,
and may You forgive, act, and repay the man,
according to all his ways, since You know his heart,
for You alone know every human heart,

1 Chronicles 28:9

“As for you, Solomon my son, know the God of your father, and serve Him with a whole heart and a willing mind, for the Lord searches every heart and understands the intention of every thought. If you seek Him, He will be found by you, but if you forsake Him, He will reject you forever.

1 Chronicles 29:17

I know, my God, that You test the heart and that You are pleased with what is right. I have willingly given all these things with an upright heart, and now I have seen Your people who are present here giving joyfully and willingly to You.

Psalm 7:9

Let the evil of the wicked come to an end,
but establish the righteous.
The One who examines the thoughts and emotions
is a righteous God.

Psalm 44:21

wouldn’t God have found this out,
since He knows the secrets of the heart?

Proverbs 3:5-6

Trust in the Lord with all your heart,
and do not rely on your own understanding;

Proverbs 15:11

Sheol and Abaddon lie open before the Lord
how much more, human hearts.

Jeremiah 11:20

But, Lord of Hosts, who judges righteously,
who tests heart and mind,
let me see Your vengeance on them,
for I have presented my case to You.

Jeremiah 20:12

Lord of Hosts, testing the righteous
and seeing the heart and mind,
let me see Your vengeance on them,
for I have presented my case to You.

Luke 6:12-13

During those days He went out to the mountain to pray and spent all night in prayer to God.

John 2:24-25

Jesus, however, would not entrust Himself to them, since He knew them all

John 21:17

He asked him the third time, “Simon, son of John, do you love Me?”Peter was grieved that He asked him the third time, “Do you love Me?” He said, “Lord, You know everything! You know that I love You.” “Feed My sheep,” Jesus said.

Acts 13:2-3

As they were ministering to the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for Me Barnabas and Saul for the work I have called them to.”

Acts 14:23

When they had appointed elders in every church and prayed with fasting, they committed them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

Romans 8:27

And He who searches the hearts knows the Spirit’s mind-set, because He intercedes for the saints according to the will of God.

Hebrews 4:13

No creature is hidden from Him, but all things are naked and exposed to the eyes of Him to whom we must give an account.

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