Parallel Verses

Amplified

And there followed a sharp disagreement between them, so that they separated from each other, and Barnabas took Mark with him and sailed away to Cyprus.

New American Standard Bible

And there occurred such a sharp disagreement that they separated from one another, and Barnabas took Mark with him and sailed away to Cyprus.

King James Version

And the contention was so sharp between them, that they departed asunder one from the other: and so Barnabas took Mark, and sailed unto Cyprus;

Holman Bible

There was such a sharp disagreement that they parted company, and Barnabas took Mark with him and sailed off to Cyprus.

International Standard Version

The disagreement was so sharp that they parted ways. Barnabas took Mark and sailed to Cyprus,

A Conservative Version

Therefore a provocation developed, so as for them to separate from each other, and Barnabas to sail for Cyprus, after taking Mark,

American Standard Version

And there arose a sharp contention, so that they parted asunder one from the other, and Barnabas took Mark with him, and sailed away unto Cyprus;

An Understandable Version

A heated discussion developed [over this matter] so that Paul and Barnabas went their separate ways [over it], with Barnabas sailing for Cyprus and taking [John] Mark with him.

Anderson New Testament

There was, therefore, a sharp contention, so that they separated from each other: and Barnabas took Mark, and sailed to Cyprus.

Bible in Basic English

And there was a sharp argument between them, so that they were parted from one another, and Barnabas took Mark with him and went by ship to Cyprus;

Common New Testament

There arose such a sharp disagreement that they separated from one another, and Barnabas took Mark with him and sailed away to Cyprus.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and the contention was so sharp between them, that they separated: so Barnabas took Mark, and sailed to Cyprus.

Darby Translation

There arose therefore very warm feeling, so that they separated from one another; and Barnabas taking Mark sailed away to Cyprus;

Godbey New Testament

But there was a paroxysm, so that they parted from one another, and Barnabas, taking Mark, sailed away into Cyprus.

Goodspeed New Testament

They differed so sharply about it that they separated, and Barnabas took Mark and sailed for Cyprus.

John Wesley New Testament

And there was a sharp contention, so that they parted from each other; and Barnabas taking Mark with him, sailed away to Cyprus;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the contention was so sharp between them that they departed asunder one from the other, and so Barnabas took Mark and sailed unto Cyprus;

Julia Smith Translation

Therefore there was an incitement, so that they separated from one another: and Barnabas, having taken Mark, sailed to Cyprus;

King James 2000

And the contention was so sharp between them, that they departed asunder one from the other: and so Barnabas took Mark, and sailed unto Cyprus;

Lexham Expanded Bible

And a sharp disagreement took place, so that they separated from one another. And Barnabas took along Mark [and] sailed away to Cyprus,

Modern King James verseion

Then there was sharp feeling, so as to separate them from each other. And taking Mark, Barnabas sailed to Cyprus.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And so sharp was the dissension between them, that they departed asunder one from the other: so that Barnabas took Mark and sailed unto Cyprus.

Moffatt New Testament

So in irritation they parted company, Barnabas taking Mark with him and sailing for Cyprus,

Montgomery New Testament

So there arose a sharp irritation, so that they parted company; Barnabas taking Mark with him, sailed away to Cyprus;

NET Bible

They had a sharp disagreement, so that they parted company. Barnabas took along Mark and sailed away to Cyprus,

New Heart English Bible

Then the contention grew so sharp that they separated from each other. Barnabas took Mark with him, and sailed away to Cyprus,

Noyes New Testament

And there arose a sharp contention, so that they parted from each other, and Barnabas took Mark and sailed to Cyprus.

Sawyer New Testament

And there was a sharp contention, so that they separated from each other; and Barnabas taking Mark sailed to Cyprus.

The Emphasized Bible

And there arose an angry feeling, so that they separated one from the other: and, Barnabas, taking Mark, sailed away unto Cyprus, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

So there grew up a sudden quarrel, insomuch that they separated from each other: and Barnabas, taking Mark with him, sailed away to Cyprus:

Twentieth Century New Testament

This caused such unpleasant feeling between them that they parted, Barnabas taking Mark and sailing for Cyprus,

Webster

And the contention was so sharp between them, that they departed, separating one from the other: and so Barnabas took Mark, and sailed to Cyprus.

Weymouth New Testament

So there arose a serious disagreement between them, which resulted in their parting from one another, Barnabas taking Mark and setting sail for Cyprus.

Williams New Testament

The disagreement was so sharp that they separated, and Barnabas took Mark and sailed for Cyprus.

World English Bible

Then the contention grew so sharp that they separated from each other. Barnabas took Mark with him, and sailed away to Cyprus,

Worrell New Testament

And there arose a sharp contention, so that they parted one from the other; and Barnabas, taking with him Mark, sailed away to Cyprus.

Worsley New Testament

And there was a sharp dispute, so that they separated from each other; and Barnabas took Mark and sailed to Cyprus: but Paul chose Silas and departed,

Youngs Literal Translation

there came, therefore, a sharp contention, so that they were parted from one another, and Barnabas having taken Mark, did sail to Cyprus,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And
οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

παροξυσμός 
Paroxusmos 
Usage: 2

was
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

παροξυσμός 
Paroxusmos 
Usage: 2

ὥστε 
hoste 
Usage: 72

ἀποχωρίζω 
Apochorizo 
Usage: 2

one

Usage: 0

ἀπό 
Apo 
from, of, out of, for, off, by, at, in, since 9, on, not tr., .
Usage: 490

the other
ἀλλήλων 
Allelon 
Usage: 85

and so
τε 
Te 
and, both, then, whether, even, also, not tr s
Usage: 170

Βαρνάβας 
Barnabas 
Usage: 29

παραλαμβάνω 
Paralambano 
Usage: 41

Μάρκος 
Markos 
Usage: 8

and sailed
ἐκπλέω 
Ekpleo 
Usage: 3

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

Context Readings

Paul And Barnabas Disagree And Part Company

38 But Paul did not think it best to have along with them the one who had quit and deserted them in Pamphylia and had not gone on with them to the work. 39 And there followed a sharp disagreement between them, so that they separated from each other, and Barnabas took Mark with him and sailed away to Cyprus. 40 But Paul selected Silas and set out, being commended by the brethren to the grace (the favor and mercy) of the Lord.


Cross References

Ecclesiastes 7:20

Surely there is not a righteous man upon earth who does good and never sins.

Acts 4:36

Now Joseph, a Levite and native of Cyprus who was surnamed Barnabas by the apostles, which interpreted means Son of Encouragement,

Acts 6:1

Now about this time, when the number of the disciples was greatly increasing, complaint was made by the Hellenists (the Greek-speaking Jews) against the [native] Hebrews because their widows were being overlooked and neglected in the daily ministration (distribution of relief).

Acts 11:20

But there were some of them, men of Cyprus and Cyrene, who on returning to Antioch spoke to the Greeks also, proclaiming [to them] the good news (the Gospel) about the Lord Jesus.

Acts 13:4-12

So then, being sent out by the Holy Spirit, they went down to Seleucia, and from [that port] they sailed away to Cyprus.

Acts 15:2

And when Paul and Barnabas had no small disagreement and discussion with them, it was decided that Paul and Barnabas and some of the others of their number should go up to Jerusalem [and confer] with the apostles (special messengers) and the elders about this matter.

Acts 27:4

After putting to sea from there we passed to the leeward (south side) of Cyprus [for protection], for the winds were contrary to us.

Romans 7:18-21

For I know that nothing good dwells within me, that is, in my flesh. I can will what is right, but I cannot perform it. [I have the intention and urge to do what is right, but no power to carry it out.]

Colossians 4:10

Aristarchus my fellow prisoner wishes to be remembered to you, as does Mark the relative of Barnabas. You received instructions concerning him; if he comes to you give him a [ hearty] welcome.

James 3:2

For we all often stumble and fall and offend in many things. And if anyone does not offend in speech [never says the wrong things], he is a fully developed character and a perfect man, able to control his whole body and to curb his entire nature.

Psalm 106:33

For they provoked [Moses'] spirit, so that he spoke unadvisedly with his lips.

Psalm 119:96

I have seen that everything [human] has its limits and end [no matter how extensive, noble, and excellent]; but Your commandment is exceedingly broad and extends without limits [into eternity].

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