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 and one who, along with all his household, feared God. He made many charitable donations to the Jewish 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.

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 There was a certain man in Caesarea called Cornelius, a centurion of the company called the Italian, 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 He saw in a vision evidently about the ninth hour of the day an angel of God coming in to him and saying unto him, Cornelius.


Cross References

Acts 10:22

And they said, Cornelius the centurion, a just man and one that fears God and of good report among all the nation of the Jews, was warned from God by a holy angel to send for thee into his house and to hear words of thee.

Acts 13:16

Then Paul stood up, and beckoning with his hand said, Men of Israel and ye that fear God hearken.

Acts 13:26

Men and brethren, sons of the lineage of Abraham, and whosoever among you fears God, unto you is this word of saving health sent.

Acts 10:7

And when the angel who spoke unto Cornelius was departed, he called two of his household servants and a devout soldier of those that waited on him continually;

Acts 10:35

but in every nation he that fears him and works righteousness is acceptable to him.

Genesis 18:19

For I know him, that he will command his sons and his household after him, and they shall keep the way of the LORD, to do righteousness and judgment, that the LORD may bring upon Abraham that which he has spoken of him.

Joshua 24:15

And if it seems evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve, whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the river or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell; but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.

1 Kings 8:43

thou shalt hear in the heavens, in the habitation of thy dwelling place, and do according to all that for which the stranger shall have called unto thee, that all peoples of the earth may know thy name and fear thee as do thy people Israel and that they may know that thy name is invoked upon this house, which I have built.

2 Chronicles 6:33

thou shalt hear from the heavens, from the habitation of thy dwelling place, and do according to all that the stranger calls unto thee for, that all the peoples of the earth may know thy name and fear thee, as do thy people Israel, and let them know that thy name is invoked upon this house which I have built.

Job 1:1

There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God and departed from evil.

Job 1:5

And it was so, when the days of their banquets were over, that Job sent and sanctified 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 blasphemed God in their hearts. Thus did Job continually.

Psalm 25:5

He Cause me to walk in thy truth and teach me: for thou art the God of my saving health; I have waited for thee all the day.

Psalm 25:8-9

Cheth Good and upright is the LORD: therefore he will teach sinners in the way.

Psalm 41:1

Blessed is he that understands regarding the poor; the LORD will deliver him in the day of evil.

Psalm 55:17

Evening and morning and at noon I will pray and cry aloud, and he shall hear my voice.

Psalm 86:3

Be merciful unto me, O Lord, for I cry unto thee daily.

Psalm 88:1

O LORD God of my saving health, I cry day and night before Thee;

Psalm 101:6-8

My eyes shall be upon the faithful of the land, that they may dwell with me; he that walks in the way of perfection, he shall serve me.

Psalm 102:15

So the Gentiles shall fear the name of the LORD, and all the kings of the earth thy glory

Psalm 119:2

Blessed are those that keep his testimonies and that seek him with their whole heart.

Proverbs 2:3-5

yea, if thou criest for understanding and givest thy voice unto intelligence,

Ecclesiastes 7:18

It is good that thou should take hold of this; and also from the other not withdraw thy hand; for he that fears God shall come through with everything.

Isaiah 58:7-8

Is it not to share thy bread with the hungry and that thou bring the poor that are cast out into thy house? when thou seest the naked, that thou cover him; and that thou not hide thyself from thy brother?

Isaiah 59:19

So shall they fear the name of the LORD from the west, and his glory from the rising of the sun; for he shall come like a violent river impelled by the breath of the LORD.

Daniel 6:10

Now when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he entered into his house; and with the windows open toward Jerusalem in his dining chamber, he knelt three times a day and prayed and gave thanks before his God as he was used to doing before.

Daniel 6:16

Then the king commanded, and they brought Daniel, and cast him into the den of lions. Now the king, speaking unto Daniel, said, Thy God whom thou servest continually, may he deliver thee.

Daniel 6:20

And when he came to the den, he cried loudly with a sad voice unto Daniel; and the king, in speaking to Daniel said, Daniel, servant of the living God, has thy God, whom thou servest continually, been able to deliver thee from the lions?

Daniel 6:26

On my behalf a statute is put into effect, That in all the dominion of my kingdom everyone tremble at the presence of the God of Daniel for he is the living God and endures for all ages, and his kingdom is such that it shall never come apart, and his dominion shall be even unto the end:

Matthew 7:7-8

Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you;

Luke 2:25

And, behold, there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon, and the same man was just and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him.

Luke 7:4-5

And when they came to Jesus, they besought him instantly, saying, That he is worthy that this should be done for him,

Luke 18:1

And he spoke a parable unto them to this end, that it behooves us always to pray and not faint,

Acts 2:5

(And there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, out of every nation under heaven.)

Acts 8:2

And devout men carried Stephen to his burial and made great lamentation over him.

Acts 9:11

And the Lord said unto him, Arise and go into the street which is called Straight and enquire in the house of Judas for one called Saul, of Tarsus; for, behold, he prays

Acts 9:31

Then the congregations had rest throughout all Judaea and Galilee and Samaria and were edified, walking in the fear of the Lord, and with the comfort of the Holy Spirit they were multiplied.

Acts 9:36

Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, which by interpretation is called Dorcas; this woman was full of good works and alms-deeds which she did.

Acts 10:4

And when he looked on him, he was afraid and said, What is it, Lord? And he said unto him, Thy prayers and thine alms are come up for a memorial before God.

Acts 10:31

and said, Cornelius, thy prayer is heard and thine alms are had in remembrance in the sight of God.

Acts 13:50

But the Jews stirred up the devout and honourable women and the principals of the city and raised up persecution against Paul and Barnabas and expelled them out of their borders.

Acts 16:14-15

Then a certain woman named Lydia, a seller of purple, of the city of Thyatira, who feared God, heard us, whose heart the Lord opened that she attended unto the things which were spoken by Paul.

Acts 18:8

And Crispus, the chief ruler of the synagogue, believed on the Lord with all his house; and many of the Corinthians, hearing, believed and were baptized.

Acts 22:12

And one Ananias, a devout man according to the law, having a good witness of all the Jews who dwelt there,

Romans 15:26-27

For it has pleased those of Macedonia and Achaia to make a certain contribution for the poor saints who are in Jerusalem.

2 Corinthians 9:8-15

And God is able to make all grace abound in you that ye, always having all sufficiency in all things, may abound to every good work:

Colossians 4:2

Persevere in prayer and watch in the same with thanksgiving,

1 Thessalonians 5:17

Pray without ceasing.

James 1:5

And if any of you lacks wisdom, let them ask of God (who gives abundantly to all, and without reproach), and it shall be given them.

Revelation 15:4

Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, and magnify thy name? for thou only art holy; therefore, all the Gentiles shall come and worship before thee; for thy judgments are made manifest.

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