Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

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

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.

Amplified

For John baptized with water, but you will be baptized and empowered and united with the Holy Spirit, not long from now.”

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."

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.

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
For
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

Ἰωάννης 
Ioannes 
John , John , John , John
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

G40
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, being assembled with them, commanded them not to depart from Jerusalem, but to await the promise of the Father, which said he ye have heard of me. 5 For John indeed baptised with water, but ye shall be baptised with the Holy Spirit after now not many days. 6 They therefore, being come together, asked him saying, Lord, is it at this time that thou restorest the kingdom to Israel?



Cross References

Matthew 3:11

I indeed baptise you with water to repentance, but he that comes after me is mightier than I, whose sandals I am not fit to bear; he shall baptise you with the Holy Spirit and fire;

Luke 3:16

John answered all, saying, I indeed baptise you with water, but the mightier than I is coming, the thong of whose sandals I am not fit to unloose; he shall baptise you with the Holy Spirit and fire;

Acts 2:1-4

And when the day of Pentecost was now accomplishing, they were all together in one place.

1 Corinthians 12:13

For also in the power of one Spirit we have all been baptised into one body, whether Jews or Greeks, whether bondmen or free, and have all been given to drink of one Spirit.

Titus 3:5

not on the principle of works which have been done in righteousness which we had done, but according to his own mercy he saved us through the washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit,

Joel 2:28-32

And it shall come to pass afterwards that 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 it shall come to pass in that day, that the mountains shall drop down new wine, and the hills shall flow with milk, and all the water-courses of Judah shall flow with waters; and a fountain shall come forth from the house of Jehovah, and shall water the valley of Shittim.

Mark 1:8

I indeed have baptised you with water, but he shall baptise you with the Holy Spirit.

John 1:31

and I knew him not; but that he might be manifested to Israel, therefore have I come baptising with water.

Acts 2:16-21

but this is that which was spoken through the prophet Joel,

Acts 10:45

And the faithful of the circumcision were astonished, as many as came with Peter, that upon the nations also the gift of the Holy Spirit was poured out:

Acts 11:15-16

And as I began to speak, the Holy Spirit fell upon them even as upon us also at the beginning.

Acts 19:4

And Paul said, John indeed baptised with the baptism of repentance, saying to the people that they should believe on him that was coming after him, that is, on Jesus.

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