Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

While Peter was reflecting on the vision, the Spirit said to him, “Behold, three men are looking for you.

King James Version

While Peter thought on the vision, the Spirit said unto him, Behold, three men seek thee.

Holman Bible

While Peter was thinking about the vision, the Spirit told him, “Three men are here looking for you.

International Standard Version

Peter was still thinking about the vision when the Spirit told him, "Look! Three men are looking for you.

A Conservative Version

And while Peter thought about the vision, the Spirit said to him, Behold, men seek thee.

American Standard Version

And while Peter thought on the vision, the Spirit said unto him, Behold, three men seek thee.

Amplified

While Peter was thoughtfully considering the vision, the Spirit said to him, “Now listen, three men are looking for you.

An Understandable Version

While Peter was thinking about [the meaning of] the vision, the Holy Spirit said to him, "Look, there are three men [here] looking for you.

Anderson New Testament

While Peter was thinking of the vision, the Spirit said to him: Behold, three men ask for you:

Bible in Basic English

And, while Peter was turning the vision over in his mind, the Spirit said to him, See, three men are looking for you.

Common New Testament

While Peter was reflecting on the vision, the Spirit said to him, "Behold, three men are looking for you.

Daniel Mace New Testament

As Peter was still pondering upon the vision, the spirit said to him, there are people below, who enquire for you.

Darby Translation

But as Peter continued pondering over the vision, the Spirit said to him, Behold, three men seek thee;

Godbey New Testament

And Peter meditating concerning the vision, the Spirit said to him, Behold, men are seeking thee;

Goodspeed New Testament

As Peter was pondering over his vision, the Spirit said to him, "There are two men looking for you.

John Wesley New Testament

While Peter was musing on the vision, the Spirit said to him, Behold, men seek thee.

Julia Smith Translation

And Peter reflecting concerning the vision, the Spirit said to him, Behold, three men seek thee.

King James 2000

While Peter thought on the vision, the Spirit said unto him, Behold, three men seek you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [while] Peter was reflecting about the vision, the Spirit said to him, "Behold, men are looking for you.

Modern King James verseion

And while Peter thought on the vision, the Spirit said to him, Behold, three men are looking for you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

While Peter thought on this vision, the spirit said unto him, "Behold, men seek thee: arise therefore, get thee down,

Moffatt New Testament

So the Spirit said to Peter, who was pondering over the vision, "There are three men looking for you!

Montgomery New Testament

So the Spirit said to Peter, who was still pondering over the vision.

NET Bible

While Peter was still thinking seriously about the vision, the Spirit said to him, "Look! Three men are looking for you.

New Heart English Bible

While Peter was pondering the vision, the Spirit said to him, "Behold, three men seek you.

Noyes New Testament

And while Peter was meditating on the vision, the Spirit said to him, Behold, men are seeking thee;

Sawyer New Testament

And while Peter was considering of the vision, the Spirit said to him, Behold, men seek you;

The Emphasized Bible

And, as Peter was pondering over the vision, the Spirit said - Lo! two men, seeking thee.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But while Peter was musing upon the vision, the Spirit said to him, Lo! three men are inquiring after thee.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Peter was still pondering over the vision, when the Spirit said to him: "There are two men looking for you at this moment.

Webster

While Peter thought on the vision, the Spirit said to him, Behold, three men seek thee.

Weymouth New Testament

And Peter was still earnestly thinking over the vision, when the Spirit said to him, "Three men are now inquiring for you.

Williams New Testament

While Peter was meditating on the vision, the Spirit said to him, "There are two men looking for you.

World English Bible

While Peter was pondering the vision, the Spirit said to him, "Behold, three men seek you.

Worrell New Testament

And, while Peter was earnestly considering the vision, the Spirit said to him, "Behold, three men are seeking you.

Worsley New Testament

And as Peter was pondering upon the vision, the Spirit said unto him, Behold there are three men enquiring for thee:

Youngs Literal Translation

And Peter thinking about the vision, the Spirit said to him, 'Lo, three men do seek thee;

Interlinear

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

Πέτρος 
Petros 
Usage: 160

ἐνθυμέομαι 
Enthumeomai 
Usage: 2

on
περί 
Peri 
Usage: 254

the vision
ὅραμα 
Horama 
Usage: 10

the Spirit
πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

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

him

Usage: 0

ἰδού 
Idou 
behold, lo, see
Usage: 140

τρεῖς τρία 
Treis 
Usage: 51

men
ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man, husband, sir, fellow, not tr
Usage: 198

ζητέω 
Zeteo 
Usage: 79

References

Context Readings

Peter Has A Vision

18 and called and asked whether Simon, who was surnamed Peter, were lodged there. 19 While Peter was reflecting on the vision, the Spirit said to him, “Behold, three men are looking for you. 20 Arise therefore and get thee down and go with them, doubting nothing; for I have sent them.


Cross References

Acts 8:29

Then the Spirit said unto Philip, Go near and join thyself to this chariot.

John 16:13

Howbeit when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth, for he shall not speak of himself; but whatsoever he shall hear, that shall he speak, and he will cause you to know the things which are to come.

Acts 11:12

And the Spirit bade me go with them, doubting nothing. Moreover these six brethren accompanied me, and we entered into the man's house:

Acts 13:2

As they ministered to the Lord and fasted, the Holy Spirit said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work unto which I have called them.

Acts 16:6-7

Now passing through Phrygia and the region of Galatia, they were forbidden by the Holy Spirit to preach the word in Asia;

Acts 21:4

And finding the disciples, we tarried there seven days, who said to Paul through the Spirit that he should not go up to Jerusalem.

1 Corinthians 12:11

one and the same Spirit operates all these things, dispersing to each one his own gift as he wills.

1 Timothy 4:1

Now the Spirit speaks expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, listening to spirits of error and doctrines of demons;

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