Parallel Verses

Williams New Testament

When they finished, James responded as follows: "Brothers, listen to me.

New American Standard Bible

After they had stopped speaking, James answered, saying, "Brethren, listen to me.

King James Version

And after they had held their peace, James answered, saying, Men and brethren, hearken unto me:

Holman Bible

After they stopped speaking, James responded: “Brothers, listen to me!

International Standard Version

After Paul and Barnabas had finished speaking, James responded, "Brothers, listen to me:

A Conservative Version

And after they were quiet, James answered, saying, Men, brothers, hear me.

American Standard Version

And after they had held their peace, James answered, saying, Brethren, hearken unto me:

Amplified

When they had finished talking, James replied, Brethren, listen to me.

An Understandable Version

Then, after they finished speaking, James [the Lord's half-brother, See 12:17] spoke up and said, "Brothers, listen to me.

Anderson New Testament

And after they were silent, James answered and said: Brethren, hear me;

Bible in Basic English

And when they had come to an end, James, answering, said, My brothers, give ear to me:

Common New Testament

After they finished speaking, James replied, "Brethren, listen to me.

Daniel Mace New Testament

After they had done speaking, James assum'd the discourse, and said, my brethren, give me your attention.

Darby Translation

And after they had held their peace, James answered, saying, Brethren, listen to me:

Godbey New Testament

And after they became silent, James responded, saying, Men, brethren, hear me.

Goodspeed New Testament

When they finished James made this response: "Brothers, listen to me.

John Wesley New Testament

And when they held their peace, James answered, saying, Brethren, hearken to me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And after they had become silent, James answered, saying, Men and brethren, hearken unto me:

Julia Smith Translation

And after they were silent, James answered, saying, Men, brethren, hear me:

King James 2000

And after they had held their peace, James answered, saying, Men and brethren, hearken unto me:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And after they had stopped speaking, James answered, saying, "Men [and] brothers, listen to me!

Modern King James verseion

And after they were silent, James answered, saying, Men, brothers, listen to me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And when they held their peace, James answered, saying, "Men and brethren hearken unto me;

Moffatt New Testament

When they had finished speaking, James spoke. "Brothers," he said, "listen to me.

Montgomery New Testament

When they had finished speaking, James said:

NET Bible

After they stopped speaking, James replied, "Brothers, listen to me.

New Heart English Bible

After they were silent, James answered, "Brothers, listen to me.

Noyes New Testament

And after they had done speaking, James answered, saying, Brethren, hearken to me.

Sawyer New Testament

And after they were silent, James answered, saying, Men and brothers, hear me.

The Emphasized Bible

And, after they held their peace, James answered, saying - Brethren! hearken unto me.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Now when they ceased speaking, James replied, saying, Men and brethren, hear me:

Twentieth Century New Testament

After they had finished speaking, James addressed the Council. "Brothers," he began, "hear what I have to say.

Webster

And after they held their peace, James answered, saying, Men, brethren, hearken to me.

Weymouth New Testament

When they had finished speaking, James said, "Brethren, listen to me.

World English Bible

After they were silent, James answered, "Brothers, listen to me.

Worrell New Testament

And, after they were silent, James answered, saying, "Brethren, hear me.

Worsley New Testament

And after they had done speaking, James rose up and said, Brethren, hearken unto me.

Youngs Literal Translation

and after they are silent, James answered, saying, 'Men, brethren, hearken to me;

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

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

σιγάω 
Sigao 
Usage: 9


Usage: 0

σιγάω 
Sigao 
Usage: 9

Ἰάκωβος 
Iakobos 
Usage: 41

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

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

and brethren
G80
ἀδελφός 
Adelphos 
Usage: 302

ἀκούω 
Akouo 
Usage: 313

Context Readings

The Jerusalem Council

12 By this he quieted the whole congregation, and they listened to Barnabas and Paul tell of the signs and wonders which God had done through them among the heathen. 13 When they finished, James responded as follows: "Brothers, listen to me. 14 Symeon has told how God at first graciously visited the heathen to take from among them a people to bear His name.


Cross References

Acts 12:17

With his hand he motioned to them to be quiet, and then he told them how the Lord had brought him out of the prison. He added, "Tell all these things to James and the brothers." Then he left them and went somewhere else.

Mark 15:40

Now several women were there looking on from a distance, among them Mary of Magdala, Mary the mother of the younger James and of Joses, and Salome,

Acts 2:14

Then Peter stood with the Eleven around him, and raising his voice he addressed them, "Men of Judea and all you residents of Jerusalem, let me explain this to you, and give close attention to my words.

Acts 2:22

"Fellow Israelites, listen to what I say. Jesus of Nazareth, as you yourselves well know, a man accredited to you by God through mighty deeds and wonders and wonder-works which God performed through Him right here among you,

Acts 2:29

"Brothers, I may confidently say to you about the patriarch David, that he died and was buried, and that his grave is here among us to this very day.

Acts 7:2

He answered: "Listen, brothers and fathers. The glorious God appeared to our forefather Abraham while he was in Mesopotamia before he ever made his home in Haran,

Acts 21:18

On the next day we went with Paul to see James, and all the elders of the church came too.

Acts 22:1

"Brothers and fathers, listen now to what I have to say in my defense."

1 Corinthians 14:30-33

and if anything is revealed to another who is seated, let the speaker stop.

Galatians 1:19

and not another single one of the apostles did I see, except James, the Lord's brother.

Galatians 2:9

and because they recognized the favor God had shown me, James, Cephas, and John, the so-called pillar apostles, gave Barnabas and me the right hand of fellowship, with the understanding that we should go to the heathen and they to the Jews.

Galatians 2:12

For before the coming of certain people from James, he was in the habit of eating with heathen Christians, but after they came, he began to draw back and hold aloof from them, because he was afraid of the circumcision party.

James 1:1

James, a slave of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, sends greetings to the twelve tribes that are scattered over the world.

James 1:19

You must understand this, my dearly loved brothers. Everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to get angry;

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