Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

And when God removed him [from the throne of Israel] He raised up David to be their king. God said about him, 'I have found David, the son of Jesse, to be a man close to my heart [i.e., whom I loved very much] and he will do all that I want him to.'

New American Standard Bible

"After He had removed him, He raised up David to be their king, concerning whom He also testified and said, 'I HAVE FOUND DAVID the son of Jesse, A MAN AFTER MY HEART, who will do all My will.'

King James Version

And when he had removed him, he raised up unto them David to be their king; to whom also he gave testimony, and said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after mine own heart, which shall fulfil all my will.

Holman Bible

After removing him, He raised up David as their king and testified about him: ‘I have found David the son of Jesse, a man loyal to Me, who will carry out all My will.’

International Standard Version

Then God removed Saul and made David their king, about whom he testified, "I have found that David, the son of Jesse, is a man after my own heart, who will carry out all my wishes.'

A Conservative Version

And having removed him, he raised up David for a king to them, also about whom he said, when he testified, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man according to my heart, who will do all my purposes.

American Standard Version

And when he had removed him, he raised up David to be their king; to whom also he bare witness and said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after My heart, who shall do all My will.

Amplified

And when He had deposed him, He raised up David to be their king; of him He bore witness and said, I have found David son of Jesse a man after My own heart, who will do all My will and carry out My program fully.

Anderson New Testament

And when he had removed him, he raised up David to be their king; to whom he gave this testimony: I have found David the son of Jesse a man after my own heart, who will do all my will.

Bible in Basic English

And having put him on one side, he made David their king, to whom he gave witness, saying, I have taken David, the son of Jesse, a man dear to my heart, who will do all my pleasure.

Common New Testament

And after he had removed him, he raised up David to be their king; concerning whom he testified and said, 'I have found in David the son of Jesse a man after my heart, who will do all my will.'

Daniel Mace New Testament

God removed Saul, and rais'd up David to be their king, to whom he gave this testimonial, " I have found David the son of Jesse: he is a man most acceptable to me, and he will execute all my orders."

Darby Translation

And having removed him he raised up to them David for king, of whom also bearing witness he said, I have found David, the son of Jesse, a man after my heart, who shall do all my will.

Godbey New Testament

and having deposed him, he raised up to them David for a king; to whom witnessing he also said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man according to my own heart, who will do all my wishes.

Goodspeed New Testament

Then he removed him and raised David up to be their king, bearing this testimony to him: 'I have found in David the son of Jesse a man after my own heart, who will do all that I desire.'

John Wesley New Testament

And having removed him, he raised up to them David for their king, to whom also bearing witness he said, I have found David, the son of Jesse, a man after mine own heart, who will do all my will.

Julia Smith Translation

And having removed him, he raised up to them David for king; to whom also having testified, he said, I found David of Jesse, a man according to my heart, who shall do all my desires.

King James 2000

And when he had removed him, he raised up unto them David to be their king; to whom also he gave testimony, and said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after my own heart, who shall fulfill all my will.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [after] removing him, he raised up David for their king, about whom he also said, testifying, 'I have found David the [son] of Jesse [to be] a man in accordance with my heart, who will carry out all my will.'

Modern King James verseion

And when He had removed him, He raised up David to them to be their king; to whom He also witnessed and said, I have found David the son of Jesse to be a man after My own heart, who shall fulfill all My will.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And after he had put him down, he set up David to be their king: of whom he gave reported, saying, 'I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after mine own heart, he shall fulfill all my will.'

Moffatt New Testament

After deposing him, he raised up David to be their king, to whom he bore this testimony that 'In David, the son of Jessai, I have found a man after my own heart, who will obey all my will.'

Montgomery New Testament

After deposing him, he raised up David to be their king, to whom he also bore witness, when he said, "I have found David, the son of Jesse, a man after my own heart, and who will obey all my will.

NET Bible

After removing him, God raised up David their king. He testified about him: 'I have found David the son of Jesse to be a man after my heart, who will accomplish everything I want him to do.'

New Heart English Bible

When he had removed him, he raised up David to be their king, to whom he also testified, 'I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after my heart, who will do all my will.'

Noyes New Testament

and having removed him, he raised up to them David to be their king, to whom he gave testimony, saying, "I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after my own heart, who will do all my will."

Sawyer New Testament

and removing him, he raised up for them David for a king, of whom also he said and testified, I have found David, the son of Jesse, a man after my heart, who will do all my will.

The Emphasized Bible

And, setting him aside, raised up, David, unto them for king, - of whom he also said, bearing witness - I have found David, the son of Jesse, - a manaccording to my heart, who will do all my will.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And removing him, he raised up unto them David to be king; respecting whom also he spake testifying, "I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after my own heart, who shall perform all my intentions."

Twentieth Century New Testament

After removing him, he raised David to the throne, and bore this testimony to him--'In David, the son of Jesse, I have found a man after my own heart, who will carry out all my purposes.'

Webster

And when he had removed him, he raised up to them David to be their king: to whom also he gave testimony, and said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after my own heart, who shall fulfill all my will.

Weymouth New Testament

After removing him, He raised up David to be their king, to whom He also bore witness when He said, "'I have found David the son of Jesse, a man I love, who will obey all My commands.'

Williams New Testament

Then He deposed him and raised up for them David to be king, to whom He bore this testimony, 'I have found in David, the son of Jesse, a man after my own heart, who will do all that my will requires.'

World English Bible

When he had removed him, he raised up David to be their king, to whom he also testified, 'I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after my heart, who will do all my will.'

Worrell New Testament

and, having removed him, He raised up for them David to be their king; to whom bearing testimony, He said, 'I found David the son of Jesse, a man after My heart, who will do all My will.'

Worsley New Testament

And having removed him, He raised up David for their king, to whom also He gave testimony and said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after my own heart, who will perform all my will.

Youngs Literal Translation

and having removed him, He did raise up to them David for king, to whom also having testified, he said, I found David, the son of Jesse, a man according to My heart, who shall do all My will.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

μεθίστημι μεθιστάνω 
methistemi 
Usage: 4

him

Usage: 0

he raised up
ἐγείρω 
Egeiro 
Usage: 101


Usage: 0

Δαβίδ 
Dabid 
Δαβίδ 
Dabid 
Usage: 46
Usage: 46

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

βασιλεύς 
Basileus 
Usage: 99

to whom
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980


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

μαρτυρέω 
Martureo 
Usage: 58

and said
ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

εὑρίσκω 
heurisko 
find,
Usage: 130

the

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

son of Jesse
Ἰεσσαί 
Iessai 
Usage: 5

a man
ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man, husband, sir, fellow, not tr
Usage: 198

κατά 
Kata 
according to, after, against, in, by, daily , as,
Usage: 428

μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

καρδία 
Kardia 
Usage: 116

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

my
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

Devotionals

Devotionals about Acts 13:22

References

American

Easton

Images Acts 13:22

Prayers for Acts 13:22

Context Readings

Preaching In The Synagogue At Pisidian Antioch

21 And after that the people asked for a king [to rule their nation] so God gave them Saul, the son of Kish, from the [Israelite] tribe of Benjamin, who ruled as king for forty years. 22 And when God removed him [from the throne of Israel] He raised up David to be their king. God said about him, 'I have found David, the son of Jesse, to be a man close to my heart [i.e., whom I loved very much] and he will do all that I want him to.' 23 [Now] it was this David's descendant Jesus who was sent to Israel as their Savior, just as God had promised.


Cross References

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46-14

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46-5

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46-5

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46-72

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46-37

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46-25

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 7:46-11

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Acts 15:8

And God, who knows [all people's] hearts, gave His testimony [to their acceptance] by giving them the Holy Spirit just as He did to us [See 11:15-17].

Hebrews 11:4-5

By [having] faith, Abel offered to God a better sacrifice than Cain did. [And] because of his faith he was commended by God for being righteous, when God expressed approval of his offerings. By means of his faith, Abel still speaks [to us], even though he is dead.

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