Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Indeed, whoever fears him and does what is right is acceptable to him in any nation.

New American Standard Bible

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

King James Version

But in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him.

Holman Bible

but in every nation the person who fears Him and does righteousness is acceptable to Him.

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

but in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is acceptable to him.

Amplified

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].

An Understandable Version

but that whoever respects Him and does what is right, whatever country he may be from, is acceptable to Him.

Anderson New Testament

but, in every nation, he that fears him and works righteousness is accepted by him.

Bible in Basic English

But in every nation, the man who has fear of him and does righteousness is pleasing to him.

Common New Testament

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

Daniel Mace New Testament

but in every nation, he that feareth him, and acts justly, is acceptable to him.

Darby Translation

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

Godbey New Testament

but in every nation the one fearing him, and working righteousness, is acceptable to him;

Goodspeed New Testament

but welcomes the man of any nation who reveres him and does what is right.

John Wesley New Testament

But in every nation, he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted by him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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

Julia Smith Translation

But in every nation he fearing him, and working justice, is acceptable to him.

King James 2000

But in every nation he that fears him, and works righteousness, is accepted with him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

but in every nation the one who fears him and who does what is right is acceptable to him.

Modern King James verseion

but in every nation he who fears Him and works righteousness is accepted with Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

but in all people, he that feareth him and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him.

Moffatt New Testament

but that he who reverences Him and lives a good life in any nation is welcomed by Him.

Montgomery New Testament

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

NET Bible

but in every nation the person who fears him and does what is right is welcomed before him.

New Heart English Bible

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

Noyes New Testament

but in every nation he that feareth him and worketh righteousness is acceptable to him

Sawyer New Testament

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

The Emphasized Bible

But, in every nation, he that feareth him and worketh righteousness, is acceptable unto him.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

but in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is acceptable to him.

Twentieth Century New Testament

But that in every nation he who reverences him and does what is right is acceptable to him.

Webster

But in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him.

Weymouth New Testament

but that in every nation those who fear Him and live good lives are acceptable to Him.

Williams New Testament

but in every nation the man who reveres God and practices doing right is acceptable to Him.

World English Bible

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

Worrell New Testament

but, in every nation, he who fears Him, and works righteousness, is acceptable to Him.

Worsley New Testament

but in every nation he that feareth Him, and worketh righteousness, is acceptable to Him.

Youngs Literal Translation

but in every nation he who is fearing Him, and is working righteousness, is acceptable to Him;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but, yea, yet, nevertheless, howbeit, nay, therefore, save, not tr,
Usage: 461

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ἔθνος 
Ethnos 
Usage: 132

he

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

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

him

Usage: 0

and

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

ἐργάζομαι 
Ergazomai 
Usage: 28

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

δεκτός 
Dektos 
Usage: 3

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Good News For Gentiles

34 Then Peter began to speak: "Now I understand that God shows no partiality. 35 Indeed, whoever fears him and does what is right is acceptable to him in any nation. 36 He has sent his word to the descendants of Israel and brought them the good news of peace through Jesus the Messiah. This man is the Lord of everyone.



Cross References

Acts 10:2

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.

Acts 15:9

He made no distinction between them and us, because of their faith-cleansed hearts.

Job 28:28

He has commanded mankind: "To fear the Lord that is wisdom; to move away from evil that is understanding.'"

Psalm 19:9

The fear of the LORD is clean, standing forever. The judgments of the LORD are true; they are altogether righteous.

Psalm 85:9

Surely, he will soon deliver those who fear him, for his glory will live in our land.

Psalm 111:10

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom; sound understanding belongs to those who practice it. Praise of God endures forever.

Proverbs 1:7

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.

Proverbs 2:5

then you will understand the fear of the LORD and learn to know God.

Proverbs 3:7

Do not be wise in your own opinion. Fear the LORD and turn away from evil.

Proverbs 16:6

Iniquity is atoned for by gracious love and truth, and through fear of the LORD people turn from evil.

Ecclesiastes 12:13

Let the conclusion of all of these thoughts be heard: Fear God and obey his commandments, for this is what it means to be human.

Isaiah 56:3-8

"Let no foreigner who has joined himself to the LORD say: "The LORD will surely exclude me from his people.' Furthermore, let no eunuch say, "Look! I am just a dry tree.'"

Hosea 8:13

They offer me meat from the sacrifices of my offerings, and they eat from it, but the LORD does not accept them. He will now remember their transgression and pay them back for their sins; to Egypt they will return.

Luke 1:28

The angel came to her and said, "Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you!"

Acts 9:31

So the church throughout Judea, Galilee, and Samaria enjoyed peace. As it continued to be built up and to live in the fear of the Lord, it kept increasing in numbers through the encouragement of the Holy Spirit.

Romans 2:13

For it is not merely those who hear the Law who are righteous in God's sight. No, it is those who follow the Law, who will be justified.

Romans 2:25-29

For circumcision is valuable if you observe the Law, but if you break the Law, your having been circumcised has no more value than if you were uncircumcised.

Romans 3:22

God's righteousness through the faithfulness of Jesus the Messiah for all who believe. For there is no distinction among people,

Romans 3:29-30

Is God the God of the Jews only? Is he not the God of the gentiles, too? Yes, of the gentiles, too,

Romans 10:12-13

There is no difference between Jew and Greek, because they all have the same Lord, who gives richly to all who call on him.

1 Corinthians 12:13

For by one Spirit all of us Jews and Greeks, slaves and free were baptized into one body and were all privileged to drink from one Spirit.

2 Corinthians 7:1

Since we have these promises, dear friends, let's cleanse ourselves from everything that contaminates body and spirit by becoming mature in our holy fear of God.

Galatians 3:28

Because all of you are one in the Messiah Jesus, a person is no longer a Jew or a Greek, a slave or a free person, a male or a female.

Ephesians 1:6

so that we would praise his glorious grace that he gave us in the Beloved One.

Ephesians 2:13-18

But now, in union with the Messiah Jesus, you who once were far away have been brought near by the blood of the Messiah.

Ephesians 3:6-8

The gentiles are heirs-in-common, members-in-common of the body, and common participants in what was promised by the Messiah Jesus through the gospel.

Ephesians 5:21

and you will submit to one another out of reverence for the Messiah.

Philippians 3:3

For it is we who are the circumcision we who worship in the Spirit of God and find our joy in the Messiah Jesus. We have not placed any confidence in the flesh,

Colossians 1:6

that has come to you. Just as it is bearing fruit and spreading all over the world, so it has been doing among you from the day you heard it and came to know the grace of God in truth.

Colossians 1:23-27

However, you must remain firmly established and steadfast in the faith, without being moved from the hope of the gospel that you heard, which has been proclaimed to every creature under heaven and of which I, Paul, have become a servant.

Colossians 3:11

In him there is no Greek or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave, or free person. Instead, the Messiah is all and in all.

Hebrews 11:4-6

By faith Abel offered to God a better sacrifice than Cain did, and by faith he was declared to be righteous, since God himself accepted his offerings. And by faith he continues to speak, even though he is dead.

1 John 2:29

Since you know that he is righteous, you also know that everyone who practices righteousness has been fathered by God.

Genesis 4:5-7

but he did not look favorably upon Cain and his offering.

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