Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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 
Usage: 1151

with
σύν 
sun 
Usage: 120

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

his

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 
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 
Usage: 1151

Context Readings

Cornelius Has A Vision

1 Now [living] at Caesarea there was a man whose name was Cornelius, a centurion (captain) of what was known as the Italian Regiment, 2 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. 3 About the ninth hour (about 3:00 p.m.) of the day he saw clearly in a vision an angel of God entering and saying to him, Cornelius!


Cross References

Acts 10:22

And they said, Cornelius, a centurion (captain) who is just and upright and in right standing with God, being God-fearing and obedient and well spoken of by the whole Jewish nation, has been instructed by a holy angel to send for you to come to his house; and he has received in answer [to prayer] a warning to listen to and act upon what you have to say.

Acts 13:16

So Paul arose, and motioning with his hand said, Men of Israel and you who reverence and fear God, listen!

Acts 13:26

Brethren, sons of the family of Abraham, and all those others among you who reverence and fear God, to us has been sent the message of this salvation [the salvation obtained through Jesus Christ].

Acts 10:7

When the angel who spoke to him had left, Cornelius called two of his servants and a God-fearing soldier from among his own personal attendants.

Acts 10:35

But in every nation he who venerates and has a reverential fear for God, treating Him with worshipful obedience and living uprightly, is acceptable to Him and sure of being received and welcomed [by Him].

Genesis 18:19

For I have known (chosen, acknowledged) him [as My own], so that he may teach and command his children and the sons of his house after him to keep the way of the Lord and to do what is just and righteous, so that the Lord may bring Abraham what He has promised him.

Joshua 24:15

And if it seems evil to you to serve the Lord, choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods which your fathers served on the other side of the River, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you dwell; 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 that the stranger asks of You, so that all peoples of the earth may know Your name [and Your revelation of Your presence] and fear and revere You, as do Your people Israel, and may know and comprehend that this house which I have built is called by Your Name [and contains the token of Your presence].

2 Chronicles 6:33

Hear from heaven, from Your dwelling place, and do all for which the stranger calls to You, that all peoples of the earth may know Your name and fear You [reverently and worshipfully], as do Your people Israel, and 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 and upright, and one who [reverently] feared God and abstained from and shunned evil [because it was wrong].

Job 1:5

And when the days of their feasting were over, Job sent for them to purify and hallow them, and rose up early in the morning and offered burnt offerings according to the number of them all. For Job said, It may be that my sons have sinned and cursed or disowned God in their hearts. Thus did Job at all [such] times.

Psalm 25:5

Guide me in Your truth and faithfulness and teach me, for You are the God of my salvation; for You [You only and altogether] do I wait [expectantly] all the day long.

Psalm 25:8-9

Good and upright is the Lord; therefore will He instruct sinners in [His] way.

Psalm 41:1

Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) is he who considers the weak and the poor; the Lord will deliver him in the time of evil and trouble.

Psalm 55:17

Evening and morning and at noon will I utter my complaint and moan and sigh, and He will hear my voice.

Psalm 86:3

Be merciful and gracious to me, O Lord, for to You do I cry all the day.

Psalm 88:1

O Lord, the God of my salvation, I have cried to You for help by day; at night I am in Your presence.

Psalm 101:6-8

My eyes shall [look with favor] upon the faithful of the land, that they may dwell with me; he who walks blamelessly, he shall minister to me.

Psalm 102:15

So the nations shall fear and worshipfully revere the name of the Lord, and all the kings of the earth Your glory.

Psalm 119:2

Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) are they who keep His testimonies, and who seek, inquire for and of Him and crave Him with the whole heart.

Proverbs 2:3-5

Yes, if you cry out for insight and raise your voice for understanding,

Ecclesiastes 7:18

It is good that you should take hold of this and from that withdraw not your hand; for he who [reverently] fears and worships God will come forth from them all.

Isaiah 58:7-8

Is it not to divide your bread with the hungry and bring the homeless poor into your house -- "when you see the naked, that you cover him, and that you hide not yourself from [the needs of] your own flesh and blood?

Isaiah 59:19

So [as the result of the Messiah's intervention] they shall [reverently] fear the name of the Lord from the west, and His glory from the rising of the sun. When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord will lift up a standard against him and put him to flight [for He will come like a rushing stream which the breath of the Lord drives].

Daniel 6:10

Now when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he went into his house, and his windows being open in his chamber toward Jerusalem, he got down upon his knees three times a day and prayed and gave thanks before his God, as he had done previously.

Daniel 6:16

Then the king commanded, and Daniel was brought and cast into the den of lions. The king said to Daniel, May your God, Whom you are serving continually, deliver you!

Daniel 6:20

And when he came to the den and to Daniel, he cried out in a voice of anguish. The king said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is your God, Whom you serve continually, able to deliver you from the lions?

Daniel 6:26

I make a decree that in all my royal dominion men must tremble and fear before the God of Daniel, for He is the living God, enduring and steadfast forever, and His kingdom shall not be destroyed and His dominion shall be even to the end [of the world].

Matthew 7:7-8

Keep on asking and it will be given you; keep on seeking and you will find; keep on knocking [reverently] and [the door] will be opened to you.

Luke 2:25

Now there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon, and this man was righteous and devout [cautiously and carefully observing the divine Law], and looking for the Consolation of Israel; and the Holy Spirit was upon him.

Luke 7:4-5

And when they reached Jesus, they begged Him earnestly, saying, He is worthy that You should do this for him,

Luke 18:1

Also [Jesus] told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not to turn coward (faint, lose heart, and give up).

Acts 2:5

Now there were then residing in Jerusalem Jews, devout and God-fearing men from every country under heaven.

Acts 8:2

[A party of] devout men with others helped to carry out and bury Stephen and made great lamentation over him.

Acts 9:11

And the Lord said to him, Get up and go to the street called Straight and ask at the house of Judas for a man of Tarsus named Saul, for behold, he is praying [there].

Acts 9:31

So the church throughout the whole of Judea and Galilee and Samaria had peace and was edified [growing in wisdom, virtue, and piety] and walking in the respect and reverential fear of the Lord and in the consolation and exhortation of the Holy Spirit, continued to increase and was multiplied.

Acts 9:36

Now there was at Joppa a disciple [a woman] named [in Aramaic] Tabitha, which [in Greek] means Dorcas. She was abounding in good deeds and acts of charity.

Acts 10:4

And he, gazing intently at him, became frightened and said, What is it, Lord? And the angel said to him, Your prayers and your [generous] gifts to the poor have come up [as a sacrifice] to God and have been remembered by Him.

Acts 10:31

And he said, Cornelius, your prayer has been heard and harkened to, and your donations to the poor have been known and preserved before God [so that He heeds and is about to help you].

Acts 13:50

But the Jews stirred up the devout women of high rank and the outstanding men of the town, and instigated persecution against Paul and Barnabas and drove them out of their boundaries.

Acts 16:14-15

One of those who listened to us was a woman named Lydia, from the city of Thyatira, a dealer in fabrics dyed in purple. She was [already] a worshiper of God, and the Lord opened her heart to pay attention to what was said by Paul.

Acts 18:8

But Crispus, the leader of the synagogue, believed [that Jesus is the Messiah and acknowledged Him with joyful trust as Savior and Lord], together with his entire household; and many of the Corinthians who listened [to Paul also] believed and were baptized.

Acts 22:12

And one Ananias, a devout man according to the Law, well spoken of by all the Jews who resided there,

Romans 15:26-27

For it has been the good pleasure of Macedonia and Achaia to make some contribution for the poor among the saints of Jerusalem.

2 Corinthians 9:8-15

And God is able to make all grace (every favor and earthly blessing) come to you in abundance, so that you may always and under all circumstances and whatever the need be self-sufficient [possessing enough to require no aid or support and furnished in abundance for every good work and charitable donation].

Colossians 4:2

Be earnest and unwearied and steadfast in your prayer [life], being [both] alert and intent in [your praying] with thanksgiving.

1 Thessalonians 5:17

Be unceasing in prayer [praying perseveringly];

James 1:5

If any of you is deficient in wisdom, let him ask of the giving God [Who gives] to everyone liberally and ungrudgingly, without reproaching or faultfinding, and it will be given him.

Revelation 15:4

Who shall not reverence and glorify Your name, O Lord [giving You honor and praise in worship]? For You only are holy. All the nations shall come and pay homage and adoration to You, for Your just judgments (Your righteous sentences and deeds) have been made known and displayed.

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