Parallel Verses

John Wesley New Testament

But it seemed good to Silas, to remain there.

New American Standard Bible

[But it seemed good to Silas to remain there.]

King James Version

Notwithstanding it pleased Silas to abide there still.

A Conservative Version

[This verse is not in the majority of the Greek manuscripts.]

American Standard Version

But it seemed good unto Silas to abide there.

Amplified

[However, Silas decided to stay there.]

An Understandable Version

But Silas decided to stay on [at Antioch]}}.

Anderson New Testament

But it pleased Silas to remain there.

Daniel Mace New Testament

however Silas thought fit to stay at Antioch,

Darby Translation

no translation

Godbey New Testament

OMITTED TEXT

Julia Smith Translation

And it seemed fitting to Silas to wait for him.

King James 2000

But it pleased Silas to abide there still.

Modern King James verseion

But it pleased Silas to remain there.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Notwithstanding, it pleased Silas to abide there still.

Montgomery New Testament

Silas, however, stayed with them.

NET Bible

[[EMPTY]]

New Heart English Bible

35 But Paul and Barnabas stayed in Antioch, teaching and proclaiming the word of the Lord, with many others also.

Sawyer New Testament

(Added verse not retained in Sawyer)

Thomas Haweis New Testament

However Silas thought proper to abide there.

Webster

Notwithstanding, it pleased Silas to abide there still.

Weymouth New Testament

No translation

World English Bible

But it seemed good to Silas to stay there.

Worrell New Testament

OMITTED TEXT.

Worsley New Testament

But it seemed good to Silas to continue there: Paul also and Barnabas stayed at Antioch,

Youngs Literal Translation

and it seemed good to Silas to remain there still.

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

it pleased
δοκέω 
Dokeo 
Usage: 45

Σίλας 
Silas 
Usage: 13

to abide
ἐπιμένω 
Epimeno 
Usage: 18

αὐτοῦ 
Autou 
Usage: 3

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

The Letter Is Delivered To Antioch

33 And after they had tarried a space, they were dismissed with peace by the brethren to the apostles. 34 But it seemed good to Silas, to remain there. 35 Paul also and Barnabas abode in Antioch, teaching and preaching with many others also the word of the Lord.


Cross References

Acts 11:25-26

Then went he to Tarsus to seek Saul; and having found him, he brought him to Antioch.

Acts 18:27

And when he was desirous to go over to Achaia, the brethren wrote, exhorting the disciples to receive him; who being come thither, greatly helped through grace them that had believed.

1 Corinthians 16:12

As to our brother Apollos, I besought him much, to come to you with the brethren; yet he was by no means willing to come now; but he will come, when it shall be convenient.

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