Acts 16:6



Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Now when they had gone throughout Phrygia and the region of Galatia, and were forbidden of the Holy Spirit to preach the word in Asia,

New American Standard Bible

They passed through the Phrygian and Galatian region, having been forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia;

King James Version

Now when they had gone throughout Phrygia and the region of Galatia, and were forbidden of the Holy Ghost to preach the word in Asia,

International Standard Version

Because they had been prevented by the Holy Spirit from speaking the word in Asia, Paul and Timothy went through the region of Phrygia and Galatia.

A Conservative Version

But having passed through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia,

American Standard Version

And they went through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been forbidden of the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia;

Amplified

And Paul and Silas passed through the territory of Phrygia and Galatia, having been forbidden by the Holy Spirit to proclaim the Word in [the province of] Asia.

An Understandable Version

And then Paul, Silas, Timothy [and perhaps others by now] traveled through the districts of Phrygia and Galatia [i.e., provinces of central Asia Minor] because [an inspired message from] the Holy Spirit would not permit them to proclaim the message in Asia [i.e., the westernmost province of Asia Minor].

Anderson New Testament

When they had gone throughout Phrygia and the region of Galatia, being forbidden by the Holy Spirit to preach the word in Asia,

Bible in Basic English

And after they had gone through the land of Phrygia and Galatia, the Holy Spirit did not let them take the word into Asia;

Common New Testament

And they went through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but after they had travers'd Phrygia and Galatia, they were order'd by the holy spirit not to preach the gospel in Asia:

Darby Translation

And having passed through Phrygia and the Galatian country, having been forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia,

Godbey New Testament

And they traveled through Phrygia and the Galatian country, being prohibited by the Holy Ghost from speaking the word in Asia.

Goodspeed New Testament

Thus they crossed Phrygia and Galatia. The holy Spirit prevented them from delivering the message in Asia,

Holman Bible

They went through the region of Phrygia and Galatia and were prevented by the Holy Spirit from speaking the message in the province of Asia.

John Wesley New Testament

And having gone through Phrygia and the region of Galatia, being forbid by the Holy Ghost to preach the word in Asia,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Now passing through Phrygia and the region of Galatia, they were forbidden by the Holy Spirit to preach the word in Asia;

Julia Smith Translation

And having passed through Phrygia and the Galatian country, hindered by the Holy Spirit from speaking the word in Asia,

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they traveled through the Phrygian and Galatian region, having been prevented by the Holy Spirit from speaking the message in Asia.

Modern King James verseion

And coming through the Phrygian and the Galatian region; and by the Holy Spirit being forbidden to speak the Word in Asia;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When they had gone throughout Phrygia and the region of Galatia, and were forbidden of the holy ghost to preach the word in Asia,

Moffatt New Testament

They crossed Phrygia and the country of Galatia, the holy Spirit having stopped them from preaching the word in Asia;

Montgomery New Testament

Then they went through Phrygia and Galatia, the Holy Spirit having forbidden them to proclaim the message in Asia.

NET Bible

They went through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been prevented by the Holy Spirit from speaking the message in the province of Asia.

New Heart English Bible

When they had gone through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, they were forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia.

New simplified Bible

The Holy Spirit did not let them preach the message in the province of Asia. So they traveled through the region of Phrygia and Galatia.

Noyes New Testament

And having gone through Phrygia and the Galatian country, on being forbidden by the Holy Spirit to preach the word in Asia,

Sawyer New Testament

And passing through Phrygia and the country of Galatia, being forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia,

The Emphasized Bible

And they passed through the Phrygian and Galatian country, being forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

So passing through Phrygia and the region of Galatia, being forbidden by the Holy Ghost to speak the word in Asia,

Twentieth Century New Testament

They next went through the Phrygian district of Galatia, but were restrained by the Holy Spirit from delivering the Message in Roman Asia.

Webster

Now when they had gone throughout Phrygia, and the region of Galatia, and were forbidden by the Holy Spirit to preach the word in Asia;

Weymouth New Testament

Then Paul and his companions passed through Phrygia and Galatia, having been forbidden by the Holy Spirit to proclaim the Message in the province of Asia.

Williams New Testament

Then they crossed Phrygia and Galatia. But because they were prevented by the Holy Spirit from speaking the message in Asia,

World English Bible

When they had gone through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, they were forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia.

Worrell New Testament

And they passed through the Phrygian and Galatian country, having been forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia;

Worsley New Testament

And when they had passed through Phrygia and Galatia, being forbidden by the holy Spirit to preach the word in Asia, they came to Mysia, and endeavoured to go to Bithynia:

Youngs Literal Translation

and having gone through Phrygia and the region of Galatia, having been forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia,

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

διέρχομαι 
Dierchomai 
pass , pass through , go , go over , go through , walk , , vr to go
Usage: 37

Φρυγία 
Phrugia 
Usage: 3

and

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

the region
χώρα 
Chora 
Usage: 20

Γαλατικός 
Galatikos 
Usage: 2

κωλύω 
Koluo 
Usage: 15

of
ὑπό 
Hupo 
of , by , under , with , in , not tr ,
Usage: 188

the Holy
ἅγιος 
Hagios 
Usage: 209

πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

to preach
λαλέω 
Laleo 
speak , say , tell , talk , preach , utter , , vr speak
Usage: 235

the word
λόγος 
Logos 
word , saying , account , speech , Word , thing , not tr ,
Usage: 256

in
ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128

Context Readings

Paul's Vision Of A Man Of Macedonia

5 And so were the churches established in the faith, and increased in number daily. 6 Now when they had gone throughout Phrygia and the region of Galatia, and were forbidden of the Holy Spirit to preach the word in Asia, 7 After they were come to Mysia, they attempted to go into Bithynia: but the Spirit permitted them not.


Cross References

Acts 18:23

And after he had spent some time there, he departed, and went over all the country of Galatia and Phrygia in order, strengthening all the disciples.

1 Peter 1:1

Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ, to the exiles scattered throughout Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia,

Galatians 1:2

And all the brethren who are with me, unto the churches of Galatia:

Galatians 3:1

O foolish Galatians, who has bewitched you, that you should not obey the truth, before whose eyes Jesus Christ has been openly set forth, crucified among you?

1 Corinthians 16:1

Now concerning the collection for the saints, as I have given order to the churches of Galatia, even so do you.

2 Timothy 4:10

For Demas has forsaken me, having loved this present world, and is departed unto Thessalonica; Crescens to Galatia, Titus unto Dalmatia.

2 Chronicles 6:7-9

Now it was in the heart of David my father to build a house for the name of the LORD God of Israel.

Isaiah 30:21

And your ears shall hear a word behind you, saying, This is the way, walk you in it, when you turn to the right hand, and when you turn to the left.

Amos 8:11-12

Behold, the days come, says the Lord GOD, that I will send a famine in the land, not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the LORD:

Acts 2:9-10

Parthians, and Medes, and Elamites, and the dwellers in Mesopotamia, and in Judea, and Cappadocia, in Pontus, and Asia,

Acts 10:19

While Peter thought on the vision, the Spirit said unto him, Behold, three men seek you.

Acts 11:12

And the Spirit bade me go with them, nothing doubting. Moreover these six brethren accompanied me, and we entered into the man's house:

Acts 13:2-4

As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Spirit said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.

Acts 16:7

After they were come to Mysia, they attempted to go into Bithynia: but the Spirit permitted them not.

Acts 19:10

And this continued by the space of two years; so that all they who dwelt in Asia heard the word of the Lord Jesus, both Jews and Greeks.

Acts 19:26-27

Moreover you see and hear, that not alone at Ephesus, but almost throughout all Asia, this Paul has persuaded and turned away many people, saying that they are no gods, which are made with hands:

Acts 20:4

And there accompanied him into Asia Sopater of Berea; and of the Thessalonians, Aristarchus and Secundus; and Gaius of Derbe, and Timothy; and of Asia, Tychicus and Trophimus.

Acts 20:16

For Paul had determined to sail past Ephesus, because he would not spend the time in Asia: for he hastened, if it were possible for him, to be at Jerusalem the day of Pentecost.

Acts 20:28

Take heed therefore unto yourselves, and to all the flock, over which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to feed the church of God, which he has purchased with his own blood.

1 Corinthians 12:11

But in all these works that one and same Spirit, dividing to every man individually as he will.

2 Corinthians 1:8

For we would not, brethren, have you ignorant of our trouble which came to us in Asia, that we were pressed out of measure, above strength, so that we despaired even of life:

2 Timothy 1:15

This you know, that all they who are in Asia are turned away from me; of whom are Phygelus and Hermogenes.

Hebrews 11:8

By faith Abraham, when he was called to go out into a place which he should later receive for an inheritance, obeyed; and he went out, not knowing where he went.

Revelation 1:4

John to the seven churches which are in Asia: Grace be unto you, and peace, from him who is, and who was, and who is to come; and from the seven Spirits who are before his throne;

Revelation 1:11

Saying, I am Alpha and Omega, the first and the last: and, What you see, write in a book, and send it unto the seven churches which are in Asia; unto Ephesus, and unto Smyrna, and unto Pergamum, and unto Thyatira, and unto Sardis, and unto Philadelphia, and unto Laodicea.



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