Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

And with many other words he testified and strongly urged them, saying, “Be saved from this corrupt generation!”

New American Standard Bible

And with many other words he solemnly testified and kept on exhorting them, saying, "Be saved from this perverse generation!"

King James Version

And with many other words did he testify and exhort, saying, Save yourselves from this untoward generation.

International Standard Version

Using many different expressions, Peter continued to testify and to plead: "Be saved," he urged them, "from this corrupt generation!"

A Conservative Version

And with many more other words he testified and exhorted them, saying, Be saved from this crooked generation.

American Standard Version

And with many other words he testified, and exhorted them, saying, Save yourselves from this crooked generation.

Amplified

And [Peter] solemnly and earnestly witnessed (testified) and admonished (exhorted) with much more continuous speaking and warned (reproved, advised, encouraged) them, saying, Be saved from this crooked (perverse, wicked, unjust) generation.

An Understandable Version

So, Peter testified and urged the crowd with many additional words, saying, "Save yourselves from [the condemnation coming on] this sinful generation [by responding to this message]."

Anderson New Testament

And with many other words did he testify and exhort, saying: Save yourselves from this wicked generation.

Bible in Basic English

And with more such words he gave his witness, offering them salvation and saying, Come out from this evil generation.

Common New Testament

And he testified with many other words and exhorted them, saying, "Save yourselves from this perverse generation."

Daniel Mace New Testament

and with many other discourses did he conjure and exhort them, to save themselves from that depraved generation.

Darby Translation

And with many other words he testified and exhorted them, saying, Be saved from this perverse generation.

Godbey New Testament

And with many other words did he testify and exhort them, saying, Be saved from this wicked generation.

Goodspeed New Testament

He said much more besides in giving his testimony, and urged them to save themselves from that crooked age.

John Wesley New Testament

And with many other words did he testify and exhort, saying, Save yourselves from this perverse generation.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And with many other words he testified and exhorted, saying, Be saved from this perverse generation.

Julia Smith Translation

And with many other words he appealed earnestly and besought, saying, Be ye saved from this crooked generation.

King James 2000

And with many other words did he testify and exhort, saying, Save yourselves from this corrupt generation.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And with many other words he solemnly urged and exhorted them, saying, "Be saved from this crooked generation!"

Modern King James verseion

And with many other words he earnestly testified and exhorted, saying, Be saved from this perverse generation.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And with many other words bare he witness, and exhorted them saying, "Save yourselves from this untoward generation."

Moffatt New Testament

And with many another appeal he urged and entreated them. "Save yourselves," he cried, "from this crooked generation!"

Montgomery New Testament

With many other words he continued to bear testimony, and kept entreating them, saying, "Save yourselves from this perverse generation."

NET Bible

With many other words he testified and exhorted them saying, "Save yourselves from this perverse generation!"

New Heart English Bible

With many other words he testified, and exhorted them, saying, "Save yourselves from this crooked generation."

Noyes New Testament

And with many other words did he testify and exhort, saying, Save yourselves from this perverse generation.

Sawyer New Testament

And with many other words he testified and exhorted, saying, Save yourselves from this perverse generation.

The Emphasized Bible

And, with many different words, bare he frail witness, and went on exhorting them saying - Be saved from this perverse generation!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And with many other words he testified and exhorted, saying, Be saved from this untoward generation.

Twentieth Century New Testament

With many other words Peter enforced his teaching, while the burden of his exhortations was--"Save yourselves from the perverse spirit of this age."

Webster

And with many other words did he testify and exhort, saying, Save yourselves from this perverse generation.

Weymouth New Testament

And with many more appeals he solemnly warned and entreated them, saying, "Escape from this crooked generation."

Williams New Testament

With many more words he continued to testify and to plead with them to save themselves from that crooked age.

World English Bible

With many other words he testified, and exhorted them, saying, "Save yourselves from this crooked generation!"

Worrell New Testament

Also with many other words he testified, and exhorted them, saying, "Be saved from this perverse generation!"

Worsley New Testament

And with many other words did he press and exhort them, saying, Save yourselves from this perverse generation.

Youngs Literal Translation

Also with many more other words he was testifying and exhorting, saying, 'Be saved from this perverse generation;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And
τε 
Te 
and, both, then, whether, even, also, not tr s
Usage: 170

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

πλείων πλεῖον πλέον 
Pleion 
Usage: 40

ἕτερος 
heteros 
Usage: 76

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

διαμαρτύρομαι 
Diamarturomai 
Usage: 13

and

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

παρακαλέω 
Parakaleo 
Usage: 102

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

σώζω 
Sozo 
Usage: 79

ἀπό 
Apo 
from, of, out of, for, off, by, at, in, since 9, on, not tr., .
Usage: 490

οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

σκολιός 
Skolios 
Usage: 4

References

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Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

The Response To Peter's Sermon

39 For the promise is for you and for your children, and for all who are far off, as many as the Lord our God will call.” 40 And with many other words he testified and strongly urged them, saying, “Be saved from this corrupt generation!” 41 So those who accepted his message were baptized, and that day about 3,000 people were added to them.


Cross References

Matthew 17:17

Jesus replied, “You unbelieving and rebellious generation! How long will I be with you? How long must I put up with you? Bring him here to Me.”

Deuteronomy 32:5

His people have acted corruptly toward Him;
this is their defect—they are not His children
but a devious and crooked generation.

Numbers 16:28-34

Then Moses said, “This is how you will know that the Lord sent me to do all these things and that it was not of my own will:

Proverbs 9:6

Leave inexperience behind, and you will live;
pursue the way of understanding.

Matthew 3:7-10

When he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming to the place of his baptism, he said to them, “Brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the coming wrath?

Matthew 12:34

Brood of vipers! How can you speak good things when you are evil? For the mouth speaks from the overflow of the heart.

Matthew 16:4

An evil and adulterous generation demands a sign, but no sign will be given to it except the sign of Jonah.” Then He left them and went away.

Matthew 23:33

“Snakes! Brood of vipers! How can you escape being condemned to hell?

Mark 8:38

For whoever is ashamed of Me and of My words in this adulterous and sinful generation, the Son of Man will also be ashamed of him when He comes in the glory of His Father with the holy angels.”

Luke 21:36

But be alert at all times, praying that you may have strength to escape all these things that are going to take place and to stand before the Son of Man.”

John 21:25

And there are also many other things that Jesus did, which, if they were written one by one, I suppose not even the world itself could contain the books that would be written.

Acts 10:42

He commanded us to preach to the people and to solemnly testify that He is the One appointed by God to be the Judge of the living and the dead.

Acts 15:32

Both Judas and Silas, who were also prophets themselves, encouraged the brothers and strengthened them with a long message.

Acts 20:2

And when he had passed through those areas and exhorted them at length, he came to Greece

Acts 20:9

and a young man named Eutychus was sitting on a window sill and sank into a deep sleep as Paul kept on speaking. When he was overcome by sleep, he fell down from the third story and was picked up dead.

Acts 20:11

After going upstairs, breaking the bread, and eating, Paul conversed a considerable time until dawn. Then he left.

Acts 20:21

I testified to both Jews and Greeks about repentance toward God and faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:24

But I count my life of no value to myself, so that I may finish my course and the ministry I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of God’s grace.

Acts 28:23

After arranging a day with him, many came to him at his lodging. From dawn to dusk he expounded and witnessed about the kingdom of God. He tried to persuade them concerning Jesus from both the Law of Moses and the Prophets.

2 Corinthians 5:20

Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, certain that God is appealing through us. We plead on Christ’s behalf, “Be reconciled to God.”

2 Corinthians 6:17

Therefore, come out from among them
and be separate, says the Lord;
do not touch any unclean thing,
and I will welcome you.

Galatians 5:3

Again I testify to every man who gets himself circumcised that he is obligated to keep the entire law.

Ephesians 4:17

Therefore, I say this and testify in the Lord: You should no longer walk as the Gentiles walk, in the futility of their thoughts.

Philippians 2:15

so that you may be blameless and pure, children of God who are faultless in a crooked and perverted generation, among whom you shine like stars in the world.

1 Thessalonians 2:11

As you know, like a father with his own children,

1 Timothy 4:16

Pay close attention to your life and your teaching; persevere in these things, for by doing this you will save both yourself and your hearers.

Hebrews 3:12-13

Watch out, brothers, so that there won’t be in any of you an evil, unbelieving heart that departs from the living God.

James 4:8-10

Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, sinners, and purify your hearts, double-minded people!

1 Peter 5:12

I have written you this brief letter through Silvanus (I know him to be a faithful brother) to encourage you and to testify that this is the true grace of God. Take your stand in it!

Revelation 3:17-19

Because you say, ‘I’m rich; I have become wealthy and need nothing,’ and you don’t know that you are wretched, pitiful, poor, blind, and naked,

Revelation 18:4-5

Then I heard another voice from heaven:Come out of her, My people,
so that you will not share in her sins
or receive any of her plagues.

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