Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

New American Standard Bible

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

Holman Bible

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

International Standard Version

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

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 the person who fears God and does what is right [by seeking Him] is acceptable 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.

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 opened his mouth, and said, Of a truth I perceive that God is no respecter of persons: 35 But in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him. 36 The word which God sent unto the children of Israel, preaching peace by Jesus Christ: (he is Lord of all:)



Cross References

Acts 10:2

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

Acts 15:9

And put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith.

Job 28:28

And unto man he said, Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom; and to depart from evil is understanding.

Psalm 19:9

The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever: the judgments of the LORD are true and righteous altogether.

Psalm 85:9

Surely his salvation is nigh them that fear him; that glory may dwell in our land.

Psalm 111:10

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: a good understanding have all they that do his commandments: his praise endureth for ever.

Proverbs 1:7

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.

Proverbs 2:5

Then shalt thou understand the fear of the LORD, and find the knowledge of God.

Proverbs 3:7

Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the LORD, and depart from evil.

Proverbs 16:6

By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: and by the fear of the LORD men depart from evil.

Ecclesiastes 12:13

Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man.

Isaiah 56:3-8

Neither let the son of the stranger, that hath joined himself to the LORD, speak, saying, The LORD hath utterly separated me from his people: neither let the eunuch say, Behold, I am a dry tree.

Hosea 8:13

They sacrifice flesh for the sacrifices of mine offerings, and eat it; but the LORD accepteth them not; now will he remember their iniquity, and visit their sins: they shall return to Egypt.

Luke 1:28

And the angel came in unto her, and said, Hail, thou that art highly favoured, the Lord is with thee: blessed art thou among women.

Acts 9:31

Then had the churches rest throughout all Judaea and Galilee and Samaria, and were edified; and walking in the fear of the Lord, and in the comfort of the Holy Ghost, were multiplied.

Romans 2:13

(For not the hearers of the law are just before God, but the doers of the law shall be justified.

Romans 2:25-29

For circumcision verily profiteth, if thou keep the law: but if thou be a breaker of the law, thy circumcision is made uncircumcision.

Romans 3:22

Even the righteousness of God which is by faith of Jesus Christ unto all and upon all them that believe: for there is no difference:

Romans 3:29-30

Is he the God of the Jews only? is he not also of the Gentiles? Yes, of the Gentiles also:

Romans 10:12-13

For there is no difference between the Jew and the Greek: for the same Lord over all is rich unto all that call upon him.

1 Corinthians 12:13

For by one Spirit are we all baptized into one body, whether we be Jews or Gentiles, whether we be bond or free; and have been all made to drink into one Spirit.

2 Corinthians 7:1

Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.

Galatians 3:28

There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female: for ye are all one in Christ Jesus.

Ephesians 1:6

To the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us accepted in the beloved.

Ephesians 2:13-18

But now in Christ Jesus ye who sometimes were far off are made nigh by the blood of Christ.

Ephesians 3:6-8

That the Gentiles should be fellowheirs, and of the same body, and partakers of his promise in Christ by the gospel:

Ephesians 5:21

Submitting yourselves one to another in the fear of God.

Philippians 3:3

For we are the circumcision, which worship God in the spirit, and rejoice in Christ Jesus, and have no confidence in the flesh.

Colossians 1:6

Which is come unto you, as it is in all the world; and bringeth forth fruit, as it doth also in you, since the day ye heard of it, and knew the grace of God in truth:

Colossians 1:23-27

If ye continue in the faith grounded and settled, and be not moved away from the hope of the gospel, which ye have heard, and which was preached to every creature which is under heaven; whereof I Paul am made a minister;

Colossians 3:11

Where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian, Scythian, bond nor free: but Christ is all, and in all.

Hebrews 11:4-6

By faith Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts: and by it he being dead yet speaketh.

1 John 2:29

If ye know that he is righteous, ye know that every one that doeth righteousness is born of him.

Genesis 4:5-7

But unto Cain and to his offering he had not respect. And Cain was very wroth, and his countenance fell.

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