Parallel Verses

Moffatt New Testament

The news of this reached the church in Jerusalem, and they despatched 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:

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:

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.

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 the strong hand of the Lord was with them, and a large number believed and turned to the Lord. 22 The news of this reached the church in Jerusalem, and they despatched Barnabas to Antioch. 23 When he came and saw the grace of God he rejoiced, and encouraged them all to hold by the Lord with heartfelt purpose


Cross References

Acts 4:36-37

Thus Joseph, who was surnamed Barnabas or (as it may be translated) 'Son of Encouragement' by the apostles, a Levite of Cypriote birth,

Acts 8:14

When the apostles at Jerusalem heard that Samaria had accepted the word of God, they despatched Peter and John,

Acts 9:27

Barnabas, however, got hold of him and brought him to the apostles. To them he related how he had seen the Lord upon the road, how He had spoken to him, and how he had spoken freely in the name of Jesus at Damascus.

Acts 11:1

Now the apostles and the brothers in Judaea heard that the Gentiles also had received the word of God.

Acts 13:1-3

Now in the local church at Antioch there were prophets and teachers, Barnabas, Symeon (called Niger) and Lucius the Cyrenian, besides Manaen (a foster-brother of Herod the tetrarch) and Saul.

Acts 15:2

As a sharp dispute and controversy sprang up between them and Paul and Barnabas, it was arranged that Paul and Barnabas, along with some others of their number, should go up to Jerusalem to see the apostles and presbyters at Jerusalem about this question.

Acts 15:22

Then the apostles and the presbyters, together with the whole church, decided to select some of their number and send them with Paul and Barnabas to Antioch. The men selected were Judas (called Bar-Sabbas) and Silas, prominent members of the brotherhood.

Acts 15:35-39

Paul and Barnabas, however, stayed on in Antioch, teaching and preaching the word of the Lord along with a number of others.

1 Thessalonians 3:6

But when Timotheus reached me a moment ago, on his return from you, bringing me the good news of your faith and love and of how you always remember me kindly, longing to see me as I long to see you,

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