Parallel Verses

Twentieth Century New Testament

And, after Paul had placed his hands on them, the Holy Spirit descended upon them, and they began to speak with 'tongues' and to preach.

New American Standard Bible

And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they began speaking with tongues and prophesying.

King James Version

And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Ghost came on them; and they spake with tongues, and prophesied.

Holman Bible

And when Paul had laid his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they began to speak in other languages and to prophesy.

International Standard Version

When Paul laid his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they began to speak in foreign languages and to prophesy.

A Conservative Version

And Paul having laid hands on them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they spoke in tongues, and prophesied.

American Standard Version

And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came on them; and they spake with tongues, and prophesied.

Amplified

And when Paul laid his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they began speaking in [unknown] tongues (languages) and prophesying.

An Understandable Version

Then Paul placed his hands on them and [the supernatural power of] the Holy Spirit came on them and they [began to] speak in [other] languages and prophesy [i.e., speak God's message].

Anderson New Testament

And when Paul laid his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came upon them, and they spoke with tongues, and prophesied.

Bible in Basic English

And when Paul had put his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came on them; and they had the power of talking in tongues, and acting like prophets.

Common New Testament

And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they spoke with tongues and prophesied.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and Paul having given them imposition of hands, the holy spirit came upon them, and they spoke foreign languages, and prophesied:

Darby Translation

And Paul having laid his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came upon them, and they spoke with tongues and prophesied.

Godbey New Testament

and Paul having laid his hands on them, the Holy Ghost came on them; and they continued to speak with tongues, and prophesy.

Goodspeed New Testament

and when Paul laid his hands on them, the holy Spirit came on them, and they spoke in foreign tongues and with prophetic inspiration.

John Wesley New Testament

And Paul laying his hands on them, the Holy Ghost came upon them, and they spake with tongues and prophesied.

Julia Smith Translation

And Paul having laid hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came upon them; and they spake with tongues, and prophesied.

King James 2000

And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came on them; and they spoke with tongues, and prophesied.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [when] Paul laid hands on them, the Holy Spirit came upon them and they began to speak in tongues and to prophesy.

Modern King James verseion

And as Paul laid his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they spoke with tongues and prophesied.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Paul laid his hands upon them: and the holy ghost came on them, and they spake with tongues and prophesied;

Moffatt New Testament

and after Paul laid his hands on them the holy Spirit came upon them, they spoke with 'tongues' and prophesied.

Montgomery New Testament

and after Paul had laid his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came upon them, and they began to speak with tongues, and to prophesy.

NET Bible

and when Paul placed his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came upon them, and they began to speak in tongues and to prophesy.

New Heart English Bible

When Paul had laid his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they spoke with other languages and prophesied.

Noyes New Testament

And when Paul bad laid his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came upon them, and they spoke with tongues, and prophesied.

Sawyer New Testament

and Paul putting his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they spoke with tongues and prophesied.

The Emphasized Bible

and, Paul laying hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came upon them, and they began speaking with tongues and prophesying.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And Paul laying on them his hands, the Holy Ghost came upon them; and they spake with tongues, and prophesied.

Webster

And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came on them; and they spoke in languages, and prophesied.

Weymouth New Testament

and when Paul laid his hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they began to speak in tongues and to prophesy.

Williams New Testament

and when Paul laid his hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came upon them, and they began to speak in foreign tongues and to prophesy.

World English Bible

When Paul had laid his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they spoke with other languages and prophesied.

Worrell New Testament

and, Paul having laid hands on them, the Holy Spirit came upon them, and they were speaking with tongues, and prophesying.

Worsley New Testament

And as Paul laid his hands on them, the holy Spirit came upon them; and they spake with tongues, and prophesied. And the men were in all about twelve.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Paul having laid on them his hands, the Holy Spirit came upon them, they were speaking also with tongues, and prophesying,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

Παῦλος 
Paulos 
Usage: 162

ἐπιτίθημι 
Epitithemi 
lay on, lay, put, lay upon, put on, put upon, set, not tr,
Usage: 34

χείρ 
Cheir 
hand, not tr
Usage: 149


Usage: 0

the Holy
G40
ἅγιος 
Hagios 
Usage: 209

πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

ἔρχομαι 
Erchomai 
come, go, , vr come
Usage: 424

on
ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644


Usage: 0

and
τε 
Te 

and, both, then, whether, even, also, not tr s
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 170
Usage: 0

λαλέω 
Laleo 
Usage: 235

with tongues
γλῶσσα 
Glossa 
Usage: 48

Context Readings

Paul Finds Disciples Of John The Baptist In Ephesus

5 On hearing this, they were baptized into the faith of the Lord Jesus, 6 And, after Paul had placed his hands on them, the Holy Spirit descended upon them, and they began to speak with 'tongues' and to preach. 7 There were about twelve of them in all.


Cross References

Acts 2:4

And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit, and began to speak with strange 'tongues' as the Spirit prompted their utterances.

Acts 6:6

And they brought these men to the Apostles, who, after praying, placed their hands on them.

Mark 16:17

Moreover these signs shall attend those who believe. In my Name they shall drive out demons; they shall speak with 'tongues';

Acts 8:17-19

Then Peter and John placed their hands on them, and they received the Holy Spirit.

Acts 9:17

So Ananias went, entered the house, and, placing his hands on Saul, said: "Saul, my Brother, I have been sent by the Lord--by Jesus, who appeared to you on your way here--so that you may recover your sight and be filled with the Holy Spirit."

Acts 10:45-46

Those converts from Judaism, who had come with Peter, were amazed that the gift of the Holy Spirit had been bestowed even upon the Gentiles;

Acts 13:1-2

Among the members of the Church at Antioch there were several Prophets and Teachers--Barnabas, Simeon who was known by the name of 'Black', Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen, foster-brother of Prince Herod, and Saul.

1 Corinthians 12:8-11

To one is given the power to speak with wisdom through the Spirit; to another the power to speak with knowledge, due to the same Spirit;

1 Corinthians 12:28-30

In the Church God has appointed, first, Apostles, secondly Preachers, thirdly Teachers; then he has given supernatural powers, then power to cure diseases, aptness for helping others, capacity to govern, varieties of the gift of 'tongues.'

1 Corinthians 14:1-25

Seek this Love earnestly, and strive for spiritual gifts, above all for the gift of preaching.

1 Timothy 5:22

Never ordain any one hastily, and take no part in the wrong-doing of others. Keep your life pure.

2 Timothy 1:6

And that is my reason for reminding you to stir into flame that gift of God, which is yours through your ordination at my hands.

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