Parallel Verses

Amplified

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

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 was heard by the church that was at 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:

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:

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 
word, saying, account, speech, Word , thing, not tr,
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 
ear
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

References

Context Readings

Developments In The Church In Antioch

21 And the presence of the Lord was with them with power, so that a great number [learned] to believe (to adhere to and trust in and rely on the Lord) and turned and surrendered themselves to Him. 22 The rumors of this came to the ears of the church (assembly) in Jerusalem, and they sent Barnabas to Antioch. 23 When he arrived and saw what grace (favor) God was bestowing upon them, he was full of joy; and he continuously exhorted (warned, urged, and encouraged) them all to cleave unto and remain faithful to and devoted to the Lord with [resolute and steady] purpose of heart.


Cross References

Acts 4:36-37

Now Joseph, a Levite and native of Cyprus who was surnamed Barnabas by the apostles, which interpreted means Son of Encouragement,

Acts 8:14

Now when the apostles (special messengers) at Jerusalem heard that [the country of] Samaria had accepted and welcomed the Word of God, they sent Peter and John to them,

Acts 9:27

However, Barnabas took him and brought him to the apostles, and he explained to them how along the way he had seen the Lord, Who spoke to him, and how at Damascus he had preached freely and confidently and courageously in the name of Jesus.

Acts 11:1

Now the apostles (special messengers) and the brethren who were throughout Judea heard [with astonishment] that the Gentiles (heathen) also had received and accepted and welcomed the Word of God [the doctrine concerning the attainment through Christ of salvation in the kingdom of God].

Acts 13:1-3

Now in the church (assembly) at Antioch there were prophets (inspired interpreters of the will and purposes of God) and teachers: Barnabas, Symeon who was called Niger [Black], Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen a member of the court of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.

Acts 15:2

And when Paul and Barnabas had no small disagreement and discussion with them, it was decided that Paul and Barnabas and some of the others of their number should go up to Jerusalem [and confer] with the apostles (special messengers) and the elders about this matter.

Acts 15:22

Then the apostles and the elders, together with the whole church, resolved to select men from among their number and send them to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas. They chose Judas called Barsabbas, and Silas, [both] leading men among the brethren, and sent them.

Acts 15:35-39

But Paul and Barnabas remained in Antioch and with many others also continued teaching and proclaiming the good news, the Word of the Lord [concerning the attainment through Christ of eternal salvation in God's kingdom].

1 Thessalonians 3:6

But now that Timothy has just come back to us from [his visit to] you and has brought us the good news of [the steadfastness of] your faith and [the warmth of your] love, and [reported] how kindly you cherish a constant and affectionate remembrance of us [and that you are] longing to see us as we [are to see] you,

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