Parallel Verses

Common New Testament

And when they had appointed elders for them in every church, with prayer and fasting they committed them to the Lord in whom they believed.

New American Standard Bible

When they had appointed elders for them in every church, having prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

King James Version

And when they had ordained them elders in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they believed.

Holman Bible

When they had appointed elders in every church and prayed with fasting, they committed them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

International Standard Version

Paul and Barnabas appointed elders for them in each church, and with prayer and fasting they entrusted them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

A Conservative Version

And having appointed elders for them in every congregation, having prayed with fasting, they entrusted them to the Lord, in whom they had believed.

American Standard Version

And when they had appointed for them elders in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they had believed.

Amplified

When they had appointed elders for them in every church, having prayed with fasting, they entrusted them to the Lord in whom they believed [and joyfully accepted as the Messiah].

An Understandable Version

And when Paul and Barnabas had appointed elders [for the churches] in every congregation and had prayed and fasted [over these elders], they committed them to [the care of] the Lord, in whom they had come to trust.

Anderson New Testament

And when they had appointed elders for them in every church, with prayer and fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they believed.

Bible in Basic English

And when they had made selection of some to be rulers in every church, and had given themselves to prayer and kept themselves from food, they put them into the care of the Lord in whom they had faith.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and after they had by prayers and fastings establish'd Pastors for them in every church, they recommended them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

Darby Translation

And having chosen them elders in each assembly, having prayed with fastings, they committed them to the Lord, on whom they had believed.

Godbey New Testament

And electing elders for them in every church, praying with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they had believed.

Goodspeed New Testament

They appointed elders for them in each church, and with prayer and fasting they committed them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

John Wesley New Testament

And when they had ordained them presbyters in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they had believed.

Julia Smith Translation

And having chosen them elders in the church, having prayed with fasting, they set them before the Lord, in whom they had believed.

King James 2000

And when they had ordained elders in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they believed.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [when they] had appointed elders for them in every church, [after] praying with fasting, they entrusted them to the Lord, in whom they had believed.

Modern King James verseion

And having hand-picked elders for them in every church, and had prayed with fastings, they commended them to the Lord into whom they believed.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And when they had ordained them elders by election in every congregation, after they had prayed and fasted, they commended them to God on whom they believed.

Moffatt New Testament

They chose presbyters for them in every church, and with prayer and fasting entrusted them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

Montgomery New Testament

They chose elders for them in every church, after prayer and fasting, and commended them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

NET Bible

When they had appointed elders for them in the various churches, with prayer and fasting they entrusted them to the protection of the Lord in whom they had believed.

New Heart English Bible

When they had appointed elders for them in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they had believed.

Noyes New Testament

And having appointed for them elders in every church, they prayed with fasting, and commended them to the Lord, in whom they believed.

Sawyer New Testament

And having appointed them elders in every church, and having prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

The Emphasized Bible

Moreover, appointing unto them by vote, in each assembly, elders, praying with fastings, they commended them unto the Lord on whom they had believed.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then appointing them presbyters in every city, by prayer with fastings they commended them to the Lord, on whom they had believed.

Twentieth Century New Testament

They also appointed Officers for them in every Church, and, after prayer and fasting, commended them to the Lord in whom they had learned to believe.

Webster

And when they had ordained for them elders in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they believed.

Weymouth New Testament

And in every Church, after prayer and fasting, they selected Elders by show of hands, and commended them to the Lord on whom their faith rested.

Williams New Testament

They helped them select elders in each church, and after praying and fasting they committed them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

World English Bible

When they had appointed elders for them in every assembly, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord, on whom they had believed.

Worrell New Testament

And, having appointed elders for them in every assembly; and, having prayed with fastings, they commended them to the Lord on Whom they had believed.

Worsley New Testament

And when they had appointed them elders in every church, praying and fasting, they recommended them to the Lord, in whom they had believed.

Youngs Literal Translation

and having appointed to them by vote elders in every assembly, having prayed with fastings, they commended them to the Lord in whom they had believed.

Interlinear

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

χειροτονέω 
Cheirotoneo 
Usage: 2




Usage: 0
Usage: 0

πρεσβύτερος 
Presbuteros 
Usage: 65

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

ἐκκλησία 
Ekklesia 
Usage: 93

and had prayed
προσεύχομαι 
Proseuchomai 
Usage: 61

with
μετά 
meta 
with, after, among, hereafter , afterward , against, not tr,
Usage: 346

νηστεία 
Nesteia 
Usage: 6

παρατίθημι 
Paratithemi 
Usage: 15

to the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

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

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

Context Readings

Paul And Barnabas Return To Antioch In Syria

22 strengthening the souls of the disciples, encouraging them to continue in the faith, and saying, "Through many tribulations we must enter the kingdom of God." 23 And when they had appointed elders for them in every church, with prayer and fasting they committed them to the Lord in whom they believed. 24 They passed through Pisidia, and came into Pamphylia.



Cross References

Titus 1:5

For this reason I left you in Crete, that you might straighten out what was left unfinished, and appoint elders in every town as I directed you,

Acts 11:30

And this they did, sending it to the elders by Barnabas and Saul.

Acts 20:32

And now I commend you to God and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up and to give you the inheritance among all those who are sanctified.

Acts 20:17

From Miletus he sent to Ephesus and called to him the elders of the church.

James 5:14

Is any among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord;

Mark 3:14

Then he appointed twelve, that they might be with him and that he might send them out to preach,

Luke 23:46

Now when the centurion saw what had happened, he praised God, and said, "Certainly this was a righteous man!"

Acts 1:22

beginning from the baptism of John until the day when he was taken up from usone of these men must become with us a witness to his resurrection."

Acts 13:1-3

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

Acts 14:26

From there they sailed to Antioch, where they had been commended to the grace of God for the work which they had completed.

Acts 15:4

When they came to Jerusalem, they were welcomed by the church and the apostles and the elders, and they reported all that God had done with them.

Acts 15:6

The apostles and the elders came together to consider this matter.

Acts 15:23

and they sent the following letter with them: "The apostles and the brethren who are elders, to the brethren in Antioch and Syria and Cilicia who are from the Gentiles, greetings.

1 Thessalonians 3:12-13

and may the Lord make you increase and abound in love for one another and for all, just as we do for you,

2 Thessalonians 2:16-17

Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope by grace,

1 Timothy 5:1

Do not rebuke an older man, but exhort him as a father, younger men as brothers,

1 Timothy 5:17-19

The elders who rule well are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching.

1 Timothy 5:22

Do not be hasty in the laying on of hands, and do not share in the sins of others; keep yourself pure.

2 Timothy 1:12

For this reason I also suffer as I do. But I am not ashamed, for I know whom I have believed and I am convinced that he is able to guard what I have entrusted to him until that day.

2 Timothy 2:2

And the things you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.

1 Peter 5:1

So I exhort the elders among you, as a fellow elder and a witness of the sufferings of Christ and a partaker in the glory that is to be revealed,

1 Peter 5:10

And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace, who has called you to his eternal glory in Christ, will himself restore, establish, and strengthen you.

2 John 1:1

The elder to the chosen lady and her children, whom I love in the truth; and not only I, but also all who know the truth,

3 John 1:1

The elder to the beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth.

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