Parallel Verses

Amplified

And when they read it, the people rejoiced at the consolation and encouragement [it brought them].

New American Standard Bible

When they had read it, they rejoiced because of its encouragement.

King James Version

Which when they had read, they rejoiced for the consolation.

Holman Bible

When they read it, they rejoiced because of its encouragement.

International Standard Version

When the people read it, they were pleased with how the letter encouraged them.

A Conservative Version

And after reading it, they rejoiced for the encouragement.

American Standard Version

And when they had read it, they rejoiced for the consolation.

An Understandable Version

And when they had read it, the people [of the Antioch church] rejoiced over the encouragement it gave them.

Anderson New Testament

When they had read it, they rejoiced for the consolation which it gave.

Bible in Basic English

And after reading it, they were glad of its comfort.

Common New Testament

And when they read it, they rejoiced at its encouragement.

Daniel Mace New Testament

they were affected with joy at the comfortable contents, as for Judas and Silas,

Darby Translation

And having read it, they rejoiced at the consolation.

Godbey New Testament

And having read it, they rejoiced over the consolation.

Goodspeed New Testament

and when they read it they were delighted with the encouragement it gave them.

John Wesley New Testament

Which having read, they rejoiced for the consolation.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

which when they had read, they rejoiced for the consolation.

Julia Smith Translation

And having read, they rejoiced for the encouraging

King James 2000

Which when they had read, they rejoiced for the exhortation.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [when they] read [it] aloud, they rejoiced at the encouragement.

Modern King James verseion

And when they had read it, they rejoiced at the comfort.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When they had read it, they rejoiced of that consolation.

Moffatt New Testament

On reading it the people rejoiced at the encouragement it brought;

Montgomery New Testament

and when they had read it they rejoiced at the comfort it brought.

NET Bible

When they read it aloud, the people rejoiced at its encouragement.

New Heart English Bible

When they had read it, they rejoiced over the encouragement.

Noyes New Testament

And when they had read it, they rejoiced over the encouragement.

Sawyer New Testament

And reading it they rejoiced at the exhortation.

The Emphasized Bible

and, when they read it, they rejoiced for the consolation.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

and when they had read it, they rejoiced in the consolation [of it].

Twentieth Century New Testament

And delivered the letter, the reading of which caused great rejoicing by its encouraging contents.

Webster

Which when they had read, they rejoiced for the consolation.

Weymouth New Testament

The people read it, and were delighted with the comfort it brought them.

Williams New Testament

When they had read it, they were delighted with the encouragement it brought them.

World English Bible

When they had read it, they rejoiced over the encouragement.

Worrell New Testament

And, having read it, they rejoiced at the consolation.

Worsley New Testament

And when they had read it, they rejoiced at the consolation it brought.

Youngs Literal Translation

and they having read, did rejoice for the consolation;

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

ἀναγινώσκω 
Anaginosko 
Usage: 20

χαίρω 
Chairo 
Usage: 60

for
ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

The Letter Is Delivered To Antioch

30 So when [the messengers] were sent off, they went down to Antioch; and having assembled the congregation, they delivered the letter. 31 And when they read it, the people rejoiced at the consolation and encouragement [it brought them]. 32 And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets (inspired interpreters of the will and purposes of God), urged and warned and consoled and encouraged the brethren with many words and strengthened them.


Cross References

Acts 15:1

But some men came down from Judea and were instructing the brethren, Unless you are circumcised in accordance with the Mosaic custom, you cannot be saved.

Acts 15:10

Now then, why do you try to test God by putting a yoke on the necks of the disciples, such as neither our forefathers nor we [ourselves] were able to endure?

Acts 16:5

So the churches were strengthened and made firm in the faith, and they increased in number day after day.

Galatians 2:4-5

[My precaution was] because of false brethren who had been secretly smuggled in [to the Christian brotherhood]; they had slipped in to spy on our liberty and the freedom which we have in Christ Jesus, that they might again bring us into bondage [under the Law of Moses].

Galatians 5:1

In [this] freedom Christ has made us free [and completely liberated us]; stand fast then, and do not be hampered and held ensnared and submit again to a yoke of slavery [which you have once put off].

Philippians 3:3

For we [Christians] are the true circumcision, who worship God in spirit and by the Spirit of God and exult and glory and pride ourselves in Jesus Christ, and put no confidence or dependence [on what we are] in the flesh and on outward privileges and physical advantages and external appearances -- "

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