Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The news about them reached the ears of the church at Jerusalem, and they sent Barnabas off to Antioch.

King James Version

Then tidings of these things came unto the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem: and they sent forth Barnabas, that he should go as far as Antioch.

Holman Bible

Then the report about them reached the ears of the church in Jerusalem, and they sent out Barnabas to travel as far as Antioch.

International Standard Version

When the church in Jerusalem heard this news, they sent Barnabas all the way to Antioch.

A Conservative Version

And the word about them was heard in the ears of the church at Jerusalem, and they dispatched Barnabas to pass through as far as Antioch,

American Standard Version

And the report concerning them came to the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem: and they sent forth Barnabas as far as Antioch:

Amplified

The rumors of this came to the ears of the church (assembly) in Jerusalem, and they sent Barnabas to Antioch.

An Understandable Version

And the news about [what was being done by] these people reached the church in Jerusalem, so that they sent Barnabas to Antioch [in Syria].

Anderson New Testament

And the report concerning them came to the ears of the church that was in Jerusalem; and they sent out Barnabas to go as far as Antioch.

Bible in Basic English

And news of them came to the ears of the church at Jerusalem: and they sent Barnabas as far as Antioch:

Common New Testament

News of this reached the ears of the church at Jerusalem, and they sent Barnabas to Antioch.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Of this the church at Jerusalem being appriz'd, they order'd Barnabas to go to Antioch;

Darby Translation

And the report concerning them reached the ears of the assembly which was in Jerusalem, and they sent out Barnabas to go through as far as Antioch:

Godbey New Testament

And the word was heard in the ears of the church in Jerusalem concerning them: and they sent Barnabas to Antioch.

Goodspeed New Testament

The news about them came to the ears of the church in Jerusalem, and they sent Barnabas all the way to Antioch.

John Wesley New Testament

And tidings of these things came to the ears of the church that was in Jerusalem, and they sent forth Barnabas, to go to Antioch:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then tidings of these things came unto the ears of the congregation which was in Jerusalem, and they sent forth Barnabas that he should go unto Antioch.

Julia Smith Translation

And the word was heard in the ears of the church in Jerusalem concerning them: and they sent Barnabas to pass through even to Antioch.

King James 2000

Then tidings of these things came unto the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem: and they sent forth Barnabas, that he should go as far as Antioch.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{And the report came to the attention} of the church that was in Jerusalem about them, and they sent out Barnabas as far as Antioch,

Modern King James verseion

And the Word was heard in the ears of the church in Jerusalem. And they sent out Barnabas, that he should go as far as Antioch;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Tidings of these things came unto the ears of the congregation, which was in Jerusalem; And they sent forth Barnabas that he should go unto Antioch.

Moffatt New Testament

The news of this reached the church in Jerusalem, and they despatched Barnabas to Antioch.

Montgomery New Testament

When news of this reached the ears of the church at Jerusalem, they sent Barnabas as far as Antioch.

NET Bible

A report about them came to the attention of the church in Jerusalem, and they sent Barnabas to Antioch.

New Heart English Bible

The report concerning them came to the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem. They sent out Barnabas to go as far as Antioch,

Noyes New Testament

But the talk concerning them came to the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem; and they sent forth Barnabas, to go as far as Antioch;

Sawyer New Testament

And a report concerning them was brought to the ears of the church at Jerusalem, and they sent Barnabas to go as far as Antioch;

The Emphasized Bible

And the matter was reported in the hearing of the assembly that was in Jerusalem, concerning them; and they sent forth Barnabas, as far as Antioch;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And the report concerning them was heard in the ears of the church which was at Jerusalem: and they dispatched Barnabas, to go as far as Antioch.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The news about them reached the ears of the Church at Jerusalem, and they sent Barnabas to Antioch.

Webster

Then tidings of these things came to the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem: and they sent forth Barnabas, that he should go as far as Antioch.

Weymouth New Testament

When tidings of this reached the ears of the Church in Jerusalem, they sent Barnabas as far as Antioch.

Williams New Testament

Now the news about them came to the ears of the church at Jerusalem, and so they sent Barnabas all the way to Antioch.

World English Bible

The report concerning them came to the ears of the assembly which was in Jerusalem. They sent out Barnabas to go as far as Antioch,

Worrell New Testament

And the report concerning them came to the ears of the assembly which was in Jerusalem; and they sent forth Barnabas as far as Antioch;

Worsley New Testament

And the report of these things came to the ears of the church in Jerusalem; and they sent Barnabas to Antioch.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the account was heard in the ears of the assembly that is in Jerusalem concerning them, and they sent forth Barnabas to go through unto Antioch,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

λόγος 
Logos 
Usage: 256

of
περί 
Peri 
Usage: 254


Usage: 0

ἀκούω 
Akouo 
Usage: 313

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the ears
οὖς 
Ous 
Usage: 14

of the church
ἐκκλησία 
Ekklesia 
Usage: 93


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

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

Ἱεροσόλυμα 
Hierosoluma 
Usage: 54

and

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

ἐξαποστέλλω 
Exapostello 
Usage: 8

Βαρνάβας 
Barnabas 
Usage: 29

that he should go
διέρχομαι 
Dierchomai 
pass, pass through, go, go over, go through, walk, , vr to go
Usage: 37

as far as
ἕως 
heos 
till, unto, until, to, till 9,
Usage: 74

Context Readings

Developments In The Church In Antioch

21 And the hand of the Lord was with them, and a large number who believed turned to the Lord. 22 The news about them reached the ears of the church at Jerusalem, and they sent Barnabas off to Antioch. 23 Then when he arrived and witnessed the grace of God, he rejoiced and began to encourage them all with resolute heart to remain true to the Lord;


Cross References

Acts 4:36-37

Now Joseph, a Levite of Cyprian birth, who was also called Barnabas by the apostles (which translated means Son of Encouragement),

Acts 8:14

Now when the apostles in Jerusalem heard that Samaria had received the word of God, they sent them Peter and John,

Acts 9:27

But Barnabas took hold of him and brought him to the apostles and described to them how he had seen the Lord on the road, and that He had talked to him, and how at Damascus he had spoken out boldly in the name of Jesus.

Acts 11:1

Now the apostles and the brethren who were throughout Judea heard that the Gentiles also had received the word of God.

Acts 13:1-3

Now there were at Antioch, in the church that was there, prophets and teachers: Barnabas, and Simeon who was called Niger, and Lucius of Cyrene, and Manaen who had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.

Acts 15:2

And when Paul and Barnabas had great dissension and debate with them, the brethren determined that Paul and Barnabas and some others of them should go up to Jerusalem to the apostles and elders concerning this issue.

Acts 15:22

Then it seemed good to the apostles and the elders, with the whole church, to choose men from among them to send to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas--Judas called Barsabbas, and Silas, leading men among the brethren,

Acts 15:35-39

But Paul and Barnabas stayed in Antioch, teaching and preaching with many others also, the word of the Lord.

1 Thessalonians 3:6

But now that Timothy has come to us from you, and has brought us good news of your faith and love, and that you always think kindly of us, longing to see us just as we also long to see you,

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