Parallel Verses

Williams New Testament

Now the apostles and elders met to consider this matter.

New American Standard Bible

The apostles and the elders came together to look into this matter.

King James Version

And the apostles and elders came together for to consider of this matter.

Holman Bible

Then the apostles and the elders assembled to consider this matter.

International Standard Version

So the apostles and the elders met to look into this claim.

A Conservative Version

And the apostles and the elders were assembled together to see about this matter.

American Standard Version

And the apostles and the elders were gathered together to consider of this matter.

Amplified

The apostles and the elders were assembled together to look into and consider this matter.

An Understandable Version

So, the apostles and elders [of the Jerusalem church] met together to discuss this problem.

Anderson New Testament

And the apostles and elders came together to deliberate about this matter.

Bible in Basic English

And the Apostles and the rulers of the church came together and gave thought to the question.

Common New Testament

The apostles and the elders came together to consider this matter.

Daniel Mace New Testament

The apostles therefore, and the presbyters assembled to deliberate upon this affair.

Darby Translation

And the apostles and the elders were gathered together to see about this matter.

Godbey New Testament

And the apostles and elders were convened to see about this problem.

Goodspeed New Testament

The apostles and elders had a meeting to look into this matter.

John Wesley New Testament

And the apostles and elders came together, to consider of this matter.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the apostles and elders came together to consider of this matter.

Julia Smith Translation

And the sent and elders were gathered together to see about this word.

King James 2000

And the apostles and elders came together to consider this matter.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Both the apostles and the elders assembled to deliberate concerning this matter.

Modern King James verseion

And the apostles and elders were assembled to see about this matter.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the apostles and elders came together to reason of this matter.

Moffatt New Testament

The apostles and the presbyters met to investigate this question,

Montgomery New Testament

The apostles and elders met to consider the matter;

NET Bible

Both the apostles and the elders met together to deliberate about this matter.

New Heart English Bible

The apostles and the elders were gathered together to see about this matter.

Noyes New Testament

And the apostles and the elders came together to consider this matter.

Sawyer New Testament

And the apostles and elders were assembled together to see about this matter.

The Emphasized Bible

And the Apostles and Elders were gathered together to see about this matter.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then the apostles and presbyters were assembled to consider of this matter.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The Apostles and the Officers of the Church held a meeting to consider this question.

Webster

And the apostles and elders came together to consider of this matter.

Weymouth New Testament

Then the Apostles and Elders met to consider the matter;

World English Bible

The apostles and the elders were gathered together to see about this matter.

Worrell New Testament

And the apostles and the elders were assembled together to see about this matter.

Worsley New Testament

So the apostles and elders were assembled together to consider about this matter.

Youngs Literal Translation

And there were gathered together the apostles and the elders, to see about this matter,

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

the apostles
ἀπόστολος 
Apostolos 
Usage: 78

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

πρεσβύτερος 
Presbuteros 
Usage: 65

συνάγω 
sunago 
Usage: 40

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

of
περί 
Peri 
Usage: 254

τούτου 
Toutou 
Usage: 53

Context Readings

The Jerusalem Council

5 But some members of the Pharisaic party, who had become believers, arose and said that such converts must be circumcised and told to keep the law of Moses. 6 Now the apostles and elders met to consider this matter. 7 After a lengthy discussion Peter got up and said to them, "Brothers, you know that in the early days God chose among you that through me the heathen should hear the message of the good news and believe it.


Cross References

Acts 15:25

we have passed a unanimous resolution to select and send messengers to you with our beloved brothers Barnabas and Paul,

Acts 15:25

we have passed a unanimous resolution to select and send messengers to you with our beloved brothers Barnabas and Paul,

Matthew 18:20

For wherever two or three have met as my disciples, I am right there with them."

Acts 6:2

So the Twelve called together the whole body of the disciples, and said, "It is not desirable that we should leave off preaching the word of God to wait on tables.

Acts 15:4

When they arrived at Jerusalem, they were welcomed by the church, the apostles, and the elders, and they reported what God had done through them as instruments.

Acts 21:18

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

Hebrews 13:7

You must not forget your former leaders, for it was they who brought you the message of God. Consider how they closed their lives; imitate their faith.

Hebrews 13:17

Continue to obey and to be submissive to your leaders, for they are ever watching in defense of your souls, as men who will have to give account of their trust. Treat them in this way, so that they may work with joy and not with grief.

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