Parallel Verses

Goodspeed New Testament

He sent two of his assistants, Timothy and Erastus, to Macedonia, while he stayed on for a while in Asia.

New American Standard Bible

And having sent into Macedonia two of those who ministered to him, Timothy and Erastus, he himself stayed in Asia for a while.

King James Version

So he sent into Macedonia two of them that ministered unto him, Timotheus and Erastus; but he himself stayed in Asia for a season.

Holman Bible

So after sending two of those who assisted him, Timothy and Erastus, to Macedonia, he himself stayed in Asia for a while.

International Standard Version

Then he sent two of his helpers, Timothy and Erastus, to Macedonia, while he himself stayed in Asia a while longer.

A Conservative Version

And having sent into Macedonia two of those who help him, Timothy and Erastus, he himself stayed in Asia for a while.

American Standard Version

And having sent into Macedonia two of them that ministered unto him, Timothy and Erastus, he himself stayed in Asia for a while.

Amplified

And after sending two of his assistants, Timothy and Erastus, to Macedonia [ahead of him], he stayed on in [the west coast province of] Asia [Minor] for a while.

An Understandable Version

After sending his two associates Timothy and Erastus on to Macedonia [Note: These were men who cared for various needs of his ministry], Paul remained in [the province of] Asia for a while.

Anderson New Testament

So, having sent into Macedonia two of those who ministered to him, Timothy and Erastus, he remained for a time in Asia.

Bible in Basic English

And having sent two of his helpers, Timothy and Erastus, into Macedonia, he himself went on living in Asia for a time.

Common New Testament

And having sent into Macedonia two of his helpers, Timothy and Erastus, he himself stayed in Asia for a while.

Daniel Mace New Testament

he sent therefore Timothy and Erastus, two of his assistants in the ministry, before to Macedonia; but stay'd himself in Asia for some time.

Darby Translation

And having sent into Macedonia two of those ministering to him, Timotheus and Erastus, he remained himself awhile in Asia.

Godbey New Testament

And having sent two of those ministering to him, Timothy and Erastus, into Macedonia, himself spent the time in Asia.

John Wesley New Testament

And having sent two of those who ministred to him, Timothy and Erastus, into Macedonia, he himself staid in Asia for a season.

Julia Smith Translation

And having sent into Macedonia two of them serving him, Timothy, and Erastus, he stopped a season in Asia.

King James 2000

So he sent into Macedonia two of them that ministered unto him, Timothy and Erastus; but he himself stayed in Asia for a time.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So [after] sending two of those who were assisting him, Timothy and Erastus, to Macedonia, he himself stayed [some] time in Asia.

Modern King James verseion

And sending into Macedonia two who ministered to him, Timothy and Erastus, he stayed in Asia for a time.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So sent he into Macedonia two of them that ministered unto him: Timothy and Erastus: but he himself remained in Asia for a season.

Moffatt New Testament

So he despatched two of his assistants to Macedonia, Timotheus and Erastus, while he himself stayed on awhile in Asia.

Montgomery New Testament

So he sent two of his assistants, Timothy and Erastus, into Macedonia, while he himself kept back for a time on his way into Asia.

NET Bible

So after sending two of his assistants, Timothy and Erastus, to Macedonia, he himself stayed on for a while in the province of Asia.

New Heart English Bible

Having sent into Macedonia two of those who served him, Timothy and Erastus, he himself stayed in Asia for a while.

Noyes New Testament

And having sent into Macedonia two of those who ministered to him, Timothy and Erastus, he himself stayed in Asia for a season.

Sawyer New Testament

And sending two that served him into Macedonia, Timothy and Erastus, he continued a time in Asia.

The Emphasized Bible

And, sending off into Macedonia two of them that ministered unto him, Timothy and Erastus, he himself, held on awhile in Asia.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then he dispatched into Macedonia two of those who attended upon him, Timothy and Erastus; while he himself continued a while longer in Asia.

Twentieth Century New Testament

So he sent to Macedonia two of his helpers, Timothy and Erastus, while he himself stayed for some time longer in Roman Asia.

Webster

So he sent into Macedonia two of them that ministered to him, Timothy and Erastus; but he himself stayed in Asia for a season.

Weymouth New Testament

But he sent two of his assistants, Timothy and Erastus, to Macedonia, while he himself remained for a while in Roman Asia.

Williams New Testament

So he sent off to Macedonia two of his assistants, Timothy and Erastus, while he stayed on for a while in Asia.

World English Bible

Having sent into Macedonia two of those who served him, Timothy and Erastus, he himself stayed in Asia for a while.

Worrell New Testament

And, having sent into Macedonia two of those ministering to him, Timothy and Erastus, he himself remained for a time in Asia.

Worsley New Testament

So he sent into Macedonia two of those that ministred to him, Timothy and Erastus, but he himself stayed some time in Asia.

Youngs Literal Translation

and having sent to Macedonia two of those ministering to him -- Timotheus and Erastus -- he himself stayed a time in Asia.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
So
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

he sent
ἀποστέλλω 
Apostello 
Usage: 73

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

Μακεδονία 
Makedonia 
Usage: 22

two
δύο 
Duo 
two, twain, both, two and two
Usage: 92

of them

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

διακονέω 
Diakoneo 
Usage: 25


Usage: 0

Τιμόθεος 
Timotheos 
Usage: 24

and

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

Ἔραστος 
Erastos 
Usage: 3

but he
ἐπέχω 
Epecho 
Usage: 5


Usage: 0

ἐπέχω 
Epecho 
Usage: 5

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

Ἀσία 
Asia 
Usage: 18

Context Readings

A Major Riot In Ephesus

21 After these events, Paul, under the Spirit's guidance, resolved to go to Jerusalem, and to revisit Macedonia and Greece on the way. "After I have gone there," he said, "I must see Rome also." 22 He sent two of his assistants, Timothy and Erastus, to Macedonia, while he stayed on for a while in Asia. 23 Just at that time a great commotion arose about the Way.


Cross References

Acts 13:5

When they reached Salamis, they proclaimed God's message in the Jewish synagogues. They had John with them as their assistant.

Romans 16:23

My host, Gaius, the host of the whole church, wishes to be remembered to you. Erastus, the city-treasurer, and our brother Quartus wish to be remembered to you.

2 Timothy 4:20

Erastus stayed in Corinth. I left Trophimus sick at Miletus.

Acts 16:1

He went to Derbe and Lystra also. At Lystra there was a disciple named Timothy whose mother was a Jewish Christian while his father was a Greek,

Acts 19:29

So the commotion spread all over the city, and by a common impulse the people rushed to the theater, dragging with them two Macedonians, Gaius and Aristarchus, Paul's traveling companions.

Acts 16:3

Paul wished to take this man on with him, and so on account of the Jews in that district he had him circumcised, for they all knew that his father was a Greek.

Acts 16:9-10

There Paul had a vision one night; a Macedonian was standing appealing to him and saying, "Come over to Macedonia and help us."

Acts 18:5

By the time Silas and Timothy arrived from Macedonia, Paul was absorbed in preaching the message, emphatically assuring the Jews that Jesus was the Christ.

Acts 19:10

This went on for two years, so that everyone who lived in Asia, Greeks as well as Jews, heard the Lord's message.

Acts 20:1

When the confusion was over, Paul sent for the disciples and encouraged them. Then he bade them goodbye and started for Macedonia.

2 Corinthians 1:16

I was going to visit you on my way to Macedonia, and then to come back to you from Macedonia and have you see me off for Judea.

2 Corinthians 2:13

but my mind could not rest because I did not find my brother Titus there. So I said goodbye to them and went on to Macedonia.

2 Corinthians 8:1

I must tell you, brothers, how the favor of God has been shown in the churches of Macedonia,

2 Corinthians 11:9

And when I was with you and wanted money, I did not burden any of you, for when the brothers came from Macedonia they supplied what I needed. So I kept myself, as I shall always do, from being a burden to you in any way.

1 Thessalonians 1:8

For the Lord's message has rung out from you not only over Macedonia and Greece, but the story of your belief in God has gone everywhere, so that we never need to mention it.

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