Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

a devout man and one who feared God with all his household, and gave many alms to the Jewish people and prayed to God continually.

King James Version

A devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God alway.

Holman Bible

He was a devout man and feared God along with his whole household. He did many charitable deeds for the [Jewish] people and always prayed to God.

International Standard Version

He was a devout man who feared God, as did everyone in his home. He gave many gifts to the poor among the people and always prayed to God.

A Conservative Version

a devout man, and fearing God with all his house, and doing many charities for the people, and beseeching God always.

American Standard Version

a devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, who gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God always.

Amplified

A devout man who venerated God and treated Him with reverential obedience, as did all his household; and he gave much alms to the people and prayed continually to God.

An Understandable Version

He was very devoted [to his religious principles] and had great respect for God, along with the members of his household. He gave [money] liberally to poor people and prayed to God regularly.

Anderson New Testament

a devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, who did many acts of charity to the people, and prayed to God always.

Bible in Basic English

A serious-minded man, fearing God with all his family; he gave much money to the poor, and made prayer to God at all times.

Common New Testament

a devout man and one who feared God with all his household, and gave alms generously to the people and prayed to God continually.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and was a proselyte, together with all his family: he gave much alms to the people, and was assiduous in his prayers to God.

Darby Translation

pious, and fearing God with all his house, both giving much alms to the people, and supplicating God continually,

Godbey New Testament

devout, and fearing God with all his house, and doing many alms to the people, and praying to God always;

Goodspeed New Testament

He was a devout man, who feared God, as did all the members of his household. He was liberal in charities to the people, and always prayed to God.

John Wesley New Testament

A devout man, and fearing God with all his house, who gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God alway.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

a devout man and one that feared God with all his house, who gave many alms to the people and prayed to God always.

Julia Smith Translation

Religious, and fearing God with all his house, and doing many alms to the people, and praying God always.

King James 2000

A devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, who gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God always.

Lexham Expanded Bible

devout and fearing God together with all his household, doing many charitable deeds for the people and praying to God {continually}.

Modern King James verseion

one devout and fearing God, with all his household, both doing many merciful deeds to the people, and praying continually to God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

a devout man, and one that feared God with all his household, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed God always.

Moffatt New Testament

a religious man, who reverenced God with all his household, who was liberal in his alms to the People, and who constantly prayed to God.

Montgomery New Testament

He was a devout man and God-fearing, and so were all his household. He gave many alms to the people, and constantly prayed to God.

NET Bible

He was a devout, God-fearing man, as was all his household; he did many acts of charity for the people and prayed to God regularly.

New Heart English Bible

a devout man, and one who feared God with all his house, who gave gifts for the needy generously to the people, and always prayed to God.

New simplified Bible

He was a devout man who respected God with his entire household. He gave many gifts of mercy to the people and prayed to God always.

Noyes New Testament

a devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, giving much alms to the people, and praying to God always,

Sawyer New Testament

a pious man, and one fearing God with all his house, and bestowing many charities on the people, and praying to God always,

The Emphasized Bible

Devout, and fearing God with all his house, doing many alms unto the people, and supplicating God continually,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

a man of piety, and who feared God with all his house, giving much alms to the people, and praying to God continually.

Twentieth Century New Testament

A religious man and one who reverenced God, with all his household. He was liberal in his charities to the people, and prayed to God constantly.

Webster

A devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, who gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God always.

Weymouth New Testament

He was religious and God-fearing--and so was every member of his household. He was also liberal in his charities to the people, and continually offered prayer to God.

Williams New Testament

a religious man, too, who revered God with all his household, who was always liberal in his many deeds of charity to the people, and who had the habit of praying to God.

World English Bible

a devout man, and one who feared God with all his house, who gave gifts for the needy generously to the people, and always prayed to God.

Worsley New Testament

and one that feared God, with all his house; giving also much alms to the people, and praying to God continually.

Youngs Literal Translation

pious, and fearing God with all his house, doing also many kind acts to the people, and beseeching God always,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
A devout
εὐσεβής 
Eusebes 
Usage: 4

man, and

and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

φοβέω 
Phobeo 
fear , be afraid , be afraid of , reverence ,
Usage: 68

God
θεός 
theos 
God , god , godly , God-ward ,
Usage: 1151

with
σύν 
sun 
Usage: 120

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
all , all things , every , all men , whosoever , everyone , whole , all manner of , every man , no Trans , every thing , any , whatsoever , whosoever 9 , always , daily , any thing , no , not tr ,
Usage: 704

his

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

οἶκος 
Oikos 
house , household , home 9 , at home ,
Usage: 77

τε 
Te 
and , both , then , whether , even , also , not tr s
Usage: 170

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do , make , bring forth , commit , cause , work , show , bear , keep , fulfil , deal , perform , not tr , , vr do
Usage: 372

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
many , much , great ,
Usage: 292

ἐλεημοσύνη 
Eleemosune 
Usage: 8

to the people
λαός 
Laos 
Usage: 137

and

and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

δέομαι 
Deomai 
Usage: 18

to God
θεός 
theos 
God , god , godly , God-ward ,
Usage: 1151

Context Readings

Cornelius Has A Vision

1 Now there was a man at Caesarea named Cornelius, a centurion of what was called the Italian cohort, 2 a devout man and one who feared God with all his household, and gave many alms to the Jewish people and prayed to God continually. 3 About the ninth hour of the day he clearly saw in a vision an angel of God who had just come in and said to him, "Cornelius!"


Cross References

Acts 10:22

They said, "Cornelius, a centurion, a righteous and God-fearing man well spoken of by the entire nation of the Jews, was divinely directed by a holy angel to send for you to come to his house and hear a message from you."

Acts 13:16

Paul stood up, and motioning with his hand said, "Men of Israel, and you who fear God, listen:

Acts 13:26

"Brethren, sons of Abraham's family, and those among you who fear God, to us the message of this salvation has been sent.

Acts 10:7

When the angel who was speaking to him had left, he summoned two of his servants and a devout soldier of those who were his personal attendants,

Acts 10:35

but in every nation the man who fears Him and does what is right is welcome to Him.

Genesis 18:19

"For I have chosen him, so that he may command his children and his household after him to keep the way of the LORD by doing righteousness and justice, so that the LORD may bring upon Abraham what He has spoken about him."

Joshua 24:15

"If it is disagreeable in your sight to serve the LORD, choose for yourselves today whom you will serve: whether the gods which your fathers served which were beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you are living; but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD."

1 Kings 8:43

hear in heaven Your dwelling place, and do according to all for which the foreigner calls to You, in order that all the peoples of the earth may know Your name, to fear You, as do Your people Israel, and that they may know that this house which I have built is called by Your name.

2 Chronicles 6:33

then hear from heaven, from Your dwelling place, and do according to all for which the foreigner calls to You, in order that all the peoples of the earth may know Your name, and fear You as do Your people Israel, and that they may know that this house which I have built is called by Your name.

Job 1:1

There was a man in the land of Uz whose name was Job; and that man was blameless, upright, fearing God and turning away from evil.

Job 1:5

When the days of feasting had completed their cycle, Job would send and consecrate them, rising up early in the morning and offering burnt offerings according to the number of them all; for Job said, "Perhaps my sons have sinned and cursed God in their hearts." Thus Job did continually.

Psalm 25:5

Lead me in Your truth and teach me, For You are the God of my salvation; For You I wait all the day.

Psalm 25:8-9

Good and upright is the LORD; Therefore He instructs sinners in the way.

Psalm 41:1

How blessed is he who considers the helpless; The LORD will deliver him in a day of trouble.

Psalm 55:17

Evening and morning and at noon, I will complain and murmur, And He will hear my voice.

Psalm 86:3

Be gracious to me, O Lord, For to You I cry all day long.

Psalm 88:1

O LORD, the God of my salvation, I have cried out by day and in the night before You.

Psalm 101:6-8

My eyes shall be upon the faithful of the land, that they may dwell with me; He who walks in a blameless way is the one who will minister to me.

Psalm 102:15

So the nations will fear the name of the LORD And all the kings of the earth Your glory.

Psalm 119:2

How blessed are those who observe His testimonies, Who seek Him with all their heart.

Proverbs 2:3-5

For if you cry for discernment, Lift your voice for understanding;

Ecclesiastes 7:18

It is good that you grasp one thing and also not let go of the other; for the one who fears God comes forth with both of them.

Isaiah 58:7-8

"Is it not to divide your bread with the hungry And bring the homeless poor into the house; When you see the naked, to cover him; And not to hide yourself from your own flesh?

Isaiah 59:19

So they will fear the name of the LORD from the west And His glory from the rising of the sun, For He will come like a rushing stream Which the wind of the LORD drives.

Daniel 6:10

Now when Daniel knew that the document was signed, he entered his house (now in his roof chamber he had windows open toward Jerusalem); and he continued kneeling on his knees three times a day, praying and giving thanks before his God, as he had been doing previously.

Daniel 6:16

Then the king gave orders, and Daniel was brought in and cast into the lions' den The king spoke and said to Daniel, "Your God whom you constantly serve will Himself deliver you."

Daniel 6:20

When he had come near the den to Daniel, he cried out with a troubled voice. The king spoke and said to Daniel, "Daniel, servant of the living God, has your God, whom you constantly serve, been able to deliver you from the lions?"

Daniel 6:26

"I make a decree that in all the dominion of my kingdom men are to fear and tremble before the God of Daniel; For He is the living God and enduring forever, And His kingdom is one which will not be destroyed, And His dominion will be forever.

Matthew 7:7-8

"Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.

Luke 2:25

And there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon; and this man was righteous and devout, looking for the consolation of Israel; and the Holy Spirit was upon him.

Luke 7:4-5

When they came to Jesus, they earnestly implored Him, saying, "He is worthy for You to grant this to him;

Luke 18:1

Now He was telling them a parable to show that at all times they ought to pray and not to lose heart,

Acts 2:5

Now there were Jews living in Jerusalem, devout men from every nation under heaven.

Acts 8:2

Some devout men buried Stephen, and made loud lamentation over him.

Acts 9:11

And the Lord said to him, "Get up and go to the street called Straight, and inquire at the house of Judas for a man from Tarsus named Saul, for he is praying,

Acts 9:31

So the church throughout all Judea and Galilee and Samaria enjoyed peace, being built up; and going on in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, it continued to increase.

Acts 9:36

Now in Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha (which translated in Greek is called Dorcas); this woman was abounding with deeds of kindness and charity which she continually did.

Acts 10:4

And fixing his gaze on him and being much alarmed, he said, "What is it, Lord?" And he said to him, "Your prayers and alms have ascended as a memorial before God.

Acts 10:31

and he said, 'Cornelius, your prayer has been heard and your alms have been remembered before God.

Acts 13:50

But the Jews incited the devout women of prominence and the leading men of the city, and instigated a persecution against Paul and Barnabas, and drove them out of their district.

Acts 16:14-15

A woman named Lydia, from the city of Thyatira, a seller of purple fabrics, a worshiper of God, was listening; and the Lord opened her heart to respond to the things spoken by Paul.

Acts 18:8

Crispus, the leader of the synagogue, believed in the Lord with all his household, and many of the Corinthians when they heard were believing and being baptized.

Acts 22:12

"A certain Ananias, a man who was devout by the standard of the Law, and well spoken of by all the Jews who lived there,

Romans 15:26-27

For Macedonia and Achaia have been pleased to make a contribution for the poor among the saints in Jerusalem.

2 Corinthians 9:8-15

And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that always having all sufficiency in everything, you may have an abundance for every good deed;

Colossians 4:2

Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving;

1 Thessalonians 5:17

pray without ceasing;

James 1:5

But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him.

Revelation 15:4

"Who will not fear, O Lord, and glorify Your name? For You alone are holy; For ALL THE NATIONS WILL COME AND WORSHIP BEFORE YOU, FOR YOUR RIGHTEOUS ACTS HAVE BEEN REVEALED."



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