Parallel Verses

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,

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,

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,

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 Barsabbas, whose surname was Justus, and Matthias. 24 And they prayed, saying, "Thou Lord which knowest the hearts of all men, show whether thou hast chosen of these two, 25 that the one may take the room of this ministration, and apostleship from the 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 fashion nor on the height of his stature, for I have refused him. Because it is not as man seeth. For man looketh on the outward appearance: but the LORD beholdeth the heart."

Jeremiah 17:10

"Even I the LORD search out the ground of the heart, and try the reins, and reward every man according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his counsels."

Acts 15:8

And God which knoweth the heart, bare them witness, and gave unto them the holy ghost, even as he did unto us;

Acts 6:6

which they set before the apostles, and they prayed and laid their hands on them.

Revelation 2:23

And I will kill her children with death. And all the congregations shall know that I am he which searches the reins and hearts. And I will give unto everyone of you according to your works.

Numbers 27:16

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

1 Kings 8:39

And be merciful, and work, and give every man according to his ways - even as thou only knowest every man's heart, for thou knowest the hearts of all the children of Adam -

1 Chronicles 28:9

And thou, Solomon my son: know God thy father and serve him with a pure heart and lust of soul. For the LORD searcheth all hearts and understandeth all the imaginations of thoughts. If thou shalt seek him, he will be found of thee: But and if thou forsake him, he will cast thee off forever.

1 Chronicles 29:17

I know my God, that thou provest the heart and hast pleasure in plainness. And in plainness of mine heart I have willingly given all this. And now I see thy people, which are here in gladness to offer willingly to thee.

Psalm 7:9

O let the wickedness of the ungodly come to an end; but guide thou the just. For the righteous God trieth the very hearts and reins.

Psalm 44:21

should not God find it out? For he knoweth the very secrets of the heart.

Proverbs 3:5-6

Put thy trust in the LORD with all thine heart, and lean not unto thine own understanding.

Proverbs 15:11

The hell with her pain is known to the LORD; how much more then the hearts of men?

Jeremiah 11:20

Therefore I will beseech thee now, O LORD of Hosts, thou righteous judge, thou that tryest the reins and the hearts: let me see the avenged of them, for unto thee have I committed my cause.

Jeremiah 20:12

And now, O LORD of Hosts, thou righteous searcher which knowest the reins and the very hearts: let me see them punished, for unto thee I commit my cause.

Luke 6:12-13

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

John 2:24-25

but Jesus put not himself in their hands, because he knew all men,

John 21:17

He said unto him the third time, "Simon the son of Jonas, lovest thou me?" And Peter sorrowed because he said to him the third time, "Lovest thou me," and said unto him, "Lord, thou knowest all things, thou knowest that I love thee." Jesus said 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 by election in every congregation, after they had prayed and fasted, they commended them to God on whom they believed.

Romans 8:27

And he that searcheth the hearts knoweth what is the meaning of the spirit: for he maketh intercession for the saints according to the pleasure of God.

Hebrews 4:13

Neither is there any creature invisible in the sight of it. For all things are naked and bare unto the eyes of him, of whom we speak.

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