Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 Now those who had gathered together began to ask Jesus, "Lord, is this the time when you will restore the kingdom to Israel?" 7 He answered them, "It isn't for you to know what times or periods the Father has fixed by his own authority. 8 But you'll receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you, and you'll be my witnesses in Jerusalem, in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth."



Cross References

Matthew 24:36

"No one knows when that day or hour will come not the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father,

Mark 13:32

"No one knows when that day or hour will come not the angels in heaven, not the Son, but only the Father.

Daniel 2:21

It is God who alters the times and seasons, and he removes kings and promotes kings. He gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to the discerning.

Deuteronomy 29:29

"The secret things belong to the LORD our God, but what has been revealed belongs to us and to our children forever, so that we might observe the words of this Law."

Matthew 20:23

He told them, "You will indeed drink from my cup. But it's not up to me to grant you a seat at my right hand or at my left. These positions have already been prepared for others by my Father."

Mark 10:40

Jesus told them, "You will drink from the cup that I'm going to drink and be baptized with the baptism with which I'm going to be baptized. But it's not up to me to grant you a seat at my right or my left. Those positions have already been prepared for others."

Luke 21:24

They will fall by the edge of the sword and be carried off as captives among all the nations, and Jerusalem will be trampled on by the unbelievers until the times of the unbelievers are fulfilled."

Acts 17:26

From one man he made every nation of humanity to live all over the earth, fixing the seasons of the year and the national boundaries within which they live,

Ephesians 1:10

to usher in the fullness of the times and to bring together in the Messiah all things in heaven and on earth.

1 Thessalonians 5:1-2

Now you do not need to have anything written to you about times and dates, brothers,

1 Timothy 6:15

At the right time, he will make him known. God is the blessed and only Ruler, the King of kings and Lord of lords.

2 Timothy 3:1

You must realize, however, that in the last days difficult times will come.

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