Parallel Verses

Amplified

He said to them, It is not for you to become acquainted with and know what time brings [the things and events of time and their definite periods] or fixed years and seasons (their critical niche in time), which the Father has appointed (fixed and reserved) by His own choice and authority and personal power.

New American Standard Bible

He said to them, "It is not for you to know times or epochs which the Father has fixed by His own authority;

King James Version

And he said unto them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father hath put in his own power.

Holman Bible

He said to them, "It is not for you to know times or periods that the Father has set by His own authority.

International Standard Version

He answered them, "It isn't for you to know what times or periods the Father has fixed by his own authority.

A Conservative Version

And he said to them, It is not for you to know times or seasons, which the Father established in his own authority.

American Standard Version

And he said unto them, It is not for you to know times or seasons, which the Father hath set within His own authority.

An Understandable Version

Jesus replied, "You are not permitted to know the [specific] time or date [when this will happen]. For the Father has appointed it [to happen] when He determines [the right time].

Anderson New Testament

But he said to them: It is not for you to know times or seasons that the Father has reserved under his own control.

Bible in Basic English

And he said to them, It is not for you to have knowledge of the time and the order of events which the Father has kept in his control.

Common New Testament

He said to them, "It is not for you to know times or seasons which the Father has fixed by his own authority.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and he said to them, it is not for you, to know the times or the seasons, which the father hath reserv'd in his own disposal.

Darby Translation

And he said to them, It is not yours to know times or seasons, which the Father has placed in his own authority;

Godbey New Testament

He said to them; It is not your province, to know the times or seasons, which the Father placed in His own authority.

Goodspeed New Testament

He said to them, "It is not for you to know times and dates which the Father has fixed by his own authority,

John Wesley New Testament

But he said to them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father hath put in his own power.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said unto them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father has put under his authority only.

Julia Smith Translation

And he said to them, It is not yours to know the times and occasions, which the Father fixed in his own power.

King James 2000

And he said unto them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father has put in his own power.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But he said to them, "It is not for you to know [the] times or seasons that the Father has set by his own authority.

Modern King James verseion

And He said to them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father has put in His own authority.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said unto them, "It is not for you to know the times, or the seasons which the father hath put in his own power:

Moffatt New Testament

But he told them, "It is not for you to know the course and periods of time that the Father has fixed by his own authority.

Montgomery New Testament

He answered. "It is not for you to know times and occasions which the Father has fixed in his own authority;

NET Bible

He told them, "You are not permitted to know the times or periods that the Father has set by his own authority.

New Heart English Bible

He said to them, "It is not for you to know times or seasons which the Father has set within his own authority.

Noyes New Testament

But he said to them, It belongeth not to you to know times or seasons, which the Father appointed by his own authority.

Sawyer New Testament

And he said to them, It is not your [province] to know the times or seasons which the Father has appointed by his own authority;

The Emphasized Bible

He said unto them - It is not yours to get to know times or seasons which the Father hath put in his own authority;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But he said unto them, It is not for you to know the times and the seasons, which the Father hath reserved under his own authority.

Twentieth Century New Testament

His answer was: "It is not for you to know times or hours, for the Father has reserved these for his own decision;

Webster

And he said to them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father hath put in his own power.

Weymouth New Testament

"It is not for you," He replied, "to know times or epochs which the Father has reserved within His own authority;

Williams New Testament

He answered them, "It is not your business to learn times and dates which the Father has a right to fix,

World English Bible

He said to them, "It isn't for you to know times or seasons which the Father has set within his own authority.

Worrell New Testament

He said to them, "It is not yours to know times or seasons, which the Father placed in His own authority;

Worsley New Testament

And He said unto them, It is not for you to know the times or seasons, which the Father hath reserved in his own power.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he said unto them, 'It is not yours to know times or seasons that the Father did appoint in His own authority;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

he said
ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

πρός 
Pros 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 412


Usage: 0

It
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 147

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

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

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

to know
γινώσκω 
Ginosko 
Usage: 147

the times
χρόνος 
Chronos 
Usage: 41

or
ἤ 
or, than, either, or else, nor, not tr,
Usage: 199

the seasons
καιρός 
Kairos 
Usage: 63

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

the Father
πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

τίθημι 
Tithemi 
Usage: 71

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

ἴδιος 
Idios 
Usage: 96

Devotionals

Devotionals about Acts 1:7

Images Acts 1:7

Prayers for Acts 1:7

Context Readings

Jesus Ascends To Heaven

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? 7 He said to them, It is not for you to become acquainted with and know what time brings [the things and events of time and their definite periods] or fixed years and seasons (their critical niche in time), which the Father has appointed (fixed and reserved) by His own choice and authority and personal power. 8 But you shall receive power (ability, efficiency, and might) when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you shall be My witnesses in Jerusalem and all Judea and Samaria and to the ends (the very bounds) of the earth.



Cross References

Matthew 24:36

But of that [exact] day and hour no one knows, not even the angels of heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father.

Mark 13:32

But of that day or that hour not a [single] person knows, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father.

Daniel 2:21

He changes the times and the seasons; He removes kings and sets up kings. He gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to those who have understanding!

Deuteronomy 29:29

The secret things belong unto the Lord our God, but the things which are revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may do all of the words of this law.

Matthew 20:23

He said to them, You will drink My cup, but seats at My right hand and at My left are not Mine to give, but they are for those for whom they have been ordained and prepared by My Father.

Mark 10:40

But to sit at My right hand or at My left hand is not Mine to give; but [it will be given to those] for whom it is ordained and prepared.

Luke 21:24

They will fall by the mouth and the edge of the sword and will be led away as captives to and among all nations; and Jerusalem will be trodden down by the Gentiles until the times of the Gentiles are fulfilled (completed).

Acts 17:26

And He made from one [common origin, one source, one blood] all nations of men to settle on the face of the earth, having definitely determined [their] allotted periods of time and the fixed boundaries of their habitation (their settlements, lands, and abodes),

Ephesians 1:10

[He planned] for the maturity of the times and the climax of the ages to unify all things and head them up and consummate them in Christ, [both] things in heaven and things on the earth.

1 Thessalonians 5:1-2

But as to the suitable times and the precise seasons and dates, brethren, you have no necessity for anything being written to you.

1 Timothy 6:15

Which [appearing] will be shown forth in His own proper time by the blessed, only Sovereign (Ruler), the King of kings and the Lord of lords,

2 Timothy 3:1

But understand this, that in the last days will come (set in) perilous times of great stress and trouble [hard to deal with and hard to bear].

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