Parallel Verses

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,

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

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,

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,

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 appointed two, Joseph called Barsabas, who was surnamed Justus, and Matthias. 24 And they prayed, and said, Thou, Lord, which knowest the hearts of all men, shew whether of these two thou hast chosen, 25 That he may take part of this ministry and apostleship, from which Judas by transgression fell, that he might go to his own place.



Cross References

1 Samuel 16:7

But the LORD said unto Samuel, Look not on his countenance, or on the height of his stature; because I have refused him: for the LORD seeth not as man seeth; for man looketh on the outward appearance, but the LORD looketh on the heart.

Jeremiah 17:10

I the LORD search the heart, I try the reins, even to give every man according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings.

Acts 15:8

And God, which knoweth the hearts, bare them witness, giving them the Holy Ghost, even as he did unto us;

Acts 6:6

Whom they set before the apostles: and when they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.

Revelation 2:23

And I will kill her children with death; and all the churches shall know that I am he which searcheth the reins and hearts: and I will give unto every one of you according to your works.

Numbers 27:16

Let the LORD, the God of the spirits of all flesh, set a man over the congregation,

1 Kings 8:39

Then hear thou in heaven thy dwelling place, and forgive, and do, and give to every man according to his ways, whose heart thou knowest; (for thou, even thou only, knowest the hearts of all the children of men;)

1 Chronicles 28:9

And thou, Solomon my son, know thou the God of thy father, and serve him with a perfect heart and with a willing mind: for the LORD searcheth all hearts, and understandeth all the imaginations of the thoughts: if thou seek him, he will be found of thee; but if thou forsake him, he will cast thee off for ever.

1 Chronicles 29:17

I know also, my God, that thou triest the heart, and hast pleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of mine heart I have willingly offered all these things: and now have I seen with joy thy people, which are present here, to offer willingly unto thee.

Psalm 7:9

Oh let the wickedness of the wicked come to an end; but establish the just: for the righteous God trieth the hearts and reins.

Psalm 44:21

Shall not God search this out? for he knoweth the secrets of the heart.

Proverbs 3:5-6

Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.

Proverbs 15:11

Hell and destruction are before the LORD: how much more then the hearts of the children of men?

Jeremiah 11:20

But, O LORD of hosts, that judgest righteously, that triest the reins and the heart, let me see thy vengeance on them: for unto thee have I revealed my cause.

Jeremiah 20:12

But, O LORD of hosts, that triest the righteous, and seest the reins and the heart, let me see thy vengeance on them: for unto thee have I opened my cause.

Luke 6:12-13

And it came to pass in those days, that he went out into a mountain to pray, and continued all night in prayer to God.

John 2:24-25

But Jesus did not commit himself unto them, because he knew all men,

John 21:17

He saith unto him the third time, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me? Peter was grieved because he said unto him the third time, Lovest thou me? And he said unto him, Lord, thou knowest all things; thou knowest that I love thee. Jesus saith unto him, Feed my sheep.

Acts 13:2-3

As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work whereunto I have called them.

Acts 14:23

And when they had ordained them elders in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they believed.

Romans 8:27

And he that searcheth the hearts knoweth what is the mind of the Spirit, because he maketh intercession for the saints according to the will of God.

Hebrews 4:13

Neither is there any creature that is not manifest in his sight: but all things are naked and opened unto the eyes of him with whom we have to do.

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