Parallel Verses

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,

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;

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.

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.

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 didn't think that it was a good idea to take with them someone who had withdrawn from them in Pamphylia, and didn't go with them to do the work. 39 Then the contention grew so sharp that they separated from each other. Barnabas took Mark with him, and sailed away to Cyprus, 40 but Paul chose Silas, and went out, being commended by the brothers to the grace of God.


Cross References

Ecclesiastes 7:20

Surely there is not a righteous man on earth, who does good and doesn't sin.

Acts 4:36

Joses, who by the apostles was surnamed Barnabas (which is, being interpreted, Son of Encouragement), a Levite, a man of Cyprus by race,

Acts 6:1

Now in those days, when the number of the disciples was multiplying, a complaint arose from the Hellenists against the Hebrews, because their widows were neglected in the daily service.

Acts 11:20

But there were some of them, men of Cyprus and Cyrene, who, when they had come to Antioch, spoke to the Hellenists, preaching the Lord Jesus.

Acts 13:4-12

So, being sent out by the Holy Spirit, they went down to Seleucia. From there they sailed to Cyprus.

Acts 15:2

Therefore when Paul and Barnabas had no small discord and discussion with them, they appointed Paul and Barnabas, and some others of them, to go up to Jerusalem to the apostles and elders about this question.

Acts 27:4

Putting to sea from there, we sailed under the lee of Cyprus, because the winds were contrary.

Romans 7:18-21

For I know that in me, that is, in my flesh, dwells no good thing. For desire is present with me, but I don't find it doing that which is good.

Colossians 4:10

Aristarchus, my fellow prisoner, greets you, and Mark, the cousin of Barnabas (concerning whom you received commandments, "if he comes to you, receive him"),

James 3:2

For in many things we all stumble. If anyone doesn't stumble in word, the same is a perfect man, able to bridle the whole body also.

Psalm 106:33

because they were rebellious against his spirit, he spoke rashly with his lips.

Psalm 119:96

I have seen a limit to all perfection, but your commands are boundless. MEM

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