Parallel Verses

Amplified

For John baptized with water, but not many days from now you shall be baptized with ( placed in, introduced into) the Holy Spirit.

New American Standard Bible

for John baptized with water, but you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit not many days from now."

King James Version

For John truly baptized with water; but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost not many days hence.

Holman Bible

for John baptized with water, but you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit not many days from now."

International Standard Version

because John baptized with water, but you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit a few days from now."

A Conservative Version

Because John indeed immersed in water, but ye will be immersed in Holy Spirit after not many of these days.

American Standard Version

For John indeed baptized with water; but ye shall be baptized in the Holy Spirit not many days hence.

An Understandable Version

For [Jesus had said, Matt. 3:11], "John immersed you [men] in water but [this time] you will be immersed in the Holy Spirit, and [it will happen] in just a few more days."

Anderson New Testament

for John indeed immersed in water, but you shall be immersed in the Holy Spirit, not many days hence.

Bible in Basic English

For the baptism of John was with water, but you will have baptism with the Holy Spirit, after a little time.

Common New Testament

for John baptized with water, but before many days you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit."

Daniel Mace New Testament

" for John indeed baptized with water; but ye shall be baptized with the holy ghost, not many days hence."

Darby Translation

For John indeed baptised with water, but ye shall be baptised with the Holy Spirit after now not many days.

Godbey New Testament

that John indeed baptized with water, but you shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost not many days hence.

Goodspeed New Testament

"for John baptized people in water, but in a few days you will be baptized in the holy Spirit."

John Wesley New Testament

For John indeed baptized with water; but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost, not many days hence.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For John truly baptized in water, but ye shall be baptized in the Holy Spirit not many days from now.

Julia Smith Translation

For John truly immersed in water; and ye shall be immersed in the Holy Spirit not after these many days.

King James 2000

For John truly baptized with water; but you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit not many days from now.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For John baptized with water, but you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit {not many days from now}."

Modern King James verseion

For John truly baptized with water, but you shall be baptized in the Holy Spirit not many days from now.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For John baptised with water but ye shall be baptised with the holy ghost, and that within this few days."

Moffatt New Testament

"for John baptized with water, but not many days after this you shall be baptized with the holy Spirit."

Montgomery New Testament

"For John indeed baptized in water, but you shall be baptized in the Holy Spirit not many days hence."

NET Bible

For John baptized with water, but you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit not many days from now."

New Heart English Bible

For John indeed baptized in water, but you will be baptized in the Holy Spirit not many days from now."

Noyes New Testament

for John indeed baptized with water, but ye will be baptized in the Holy Spirit not many days hence.

Sawyer New Testament

that John baptized indeed with water, but you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit after a few days.

The Emphasized Bible

Because, John, indeed, immersed with water; but, ye, in Holy Spirit shall be immersed, - after not many of these days.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For John indeed baptised with water; but ye shall be baptised with the Holy Ghost not many days after the present.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For, while John baptized with water, you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit before many days have passed."

Webster

For John truly baptized with water; but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit not many days hence.

Weymouth New Testament

For John indeed baptized with water, but before many days have passed you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit."

Williams New Testament

"for John baptized people in water, but in a few days you will be baptized in the Holy Spirit."

World English Bible

For John indeed baptized in water, but you will be baptized in the Holy Spirit not many days from now."

Worrell New Testament

because John, indeed, immersed in water, but ye shall be immersed in the Holy Spirit, not many days hence."

Worsley New Testament

for John indeed baptized with water, but ye shall within a few days be baptized with the holy Spirit.

Youngs Literal Translation

because John, indeed, baptized with water, and ye shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit -- after not many days.'

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

Ἰωάννης 
Ioannes 
Usage: 116

μέν 
men 
indeed, verily, truly, not tr,
Usage: 63

βαπτίζω 
Baptizo 
Usage: 65

with water
ὕδωρ ὕδατος 
Hudor 
Usage: 63

but
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye, ye yourselves, you, not tr
Usage: 120

βαπτίζω 
Baptizo 
Usage: 65

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

the
πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

ἅγιος 
Hagios 
Usage: 209

πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

Devotionals

Devotionals about Acts 1:5

Images Acts 1:5

Prayers for Acts 1:5

Context Readings

Jesus Ascends To Heaven

4 And while being in their company and eating with them, He commanded them not to leave Jerusalem but to wait for what the Father had promised, Of which [He said] you have heard Me speak. 5 For John baptized with water, but not many days from now you shall be baptized with ( placed in, introduced into) the Holy Spirit. 6 So when they were assembled, they asked Him, Lord, is this the time when You will reestablish the kingdom and restore it to Israel?



Cross References

Matthew 3:11

I indeed baptize you in (with) water because of repentance [that is, because of your changing your minds for the better, heartily amending your ways, with abhorrence of your past sins]. But He Who is coming after me is mightier than I, Whose sandals I am not worthy or fit to take off or carry; He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and with fire.

Luke 3:16

John answered them all by saying, I baptize you with water; but He Who is mightier than I is coming, the strap of Whose sandals I am not fit to unfasten. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and with fire.

Acts 2:1-4

And when the day of Pentecost had fully come, they were all assembled together in one place,

1 Corinthians 12:13

For by [ means of the personal agency of] one [Holy] Spirit we were all, whether Jews or Greeks, slaves or free, baptized [and by baptism united together] into one body, and all made to drink of one [Holy] Spirit.

Titus 3:5

He saved us, not because of any works of righteousness that we had done, but because of His own pity and mercy, by [the] cleansing [bath] of the new birth (regeneration) and renewing of the Holy Spirit,

Joel 2:28-32

And afterward I will pour out My Spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions.

Joel 3:18

And in that day, the mountains shall drip with fresh juice [of the grape] and the hills shall flow with milk; and all the brooks and riverbeds of Judah shall flow with water, and a fountain shall come forth from the house of the Lord and shall water the Valley of Shittim.

Mark 1:8

I have baptized you with water, but He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit.

John 1:31

And I did not know Him and did not recognize Him [myself]; but it is in order that He should be made manifest and be revealed to Israel [be brought out where we can see Him] that I came baptizing in (with) water.

Acts 2:16-21

But [instead] this is [the beginning of] what was spoken through the prophet Joel:

Acts 10:45

And the believers from among the circumcised [the Jews] who came with Peter were surprised and amazed, because the free gift of the Holy Spirit had been bestowed and poured out largely even on the Gentiles.

Acts 11:15-16

When I began to speak, the Holy Spirit fell on them just as He did on us at the beginning.

Acts 19:4

And Paul said, John baptized with the baptism of repentance, continually telling the people that they should believe in the One Who was to come after him, that is, in Jesus [having a conviction full of joyful trust that He is Christ, the Messiah, and being obedient to Him].

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