Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Then those who gave hearing to his words had baptism: and about three thousand souls were joined to them that day.

New American Standard Bible

So then, those who had received his word were baptized; and that day there were added about three thousand souls.

King James Version

Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls.

Holman Bible

So those who accepted his message were baptized, and that day about 3,000 people were added to them.

International Standard Version

So those who welcomed his message were baptized. That day about 3,000 people were added to their number.

A Conservative Version

Indeed therefore those who received his word gladly, were immersed. And there were added in that day about three thousand souls.

American Standard Version

They then that received his word were baptized: and there were added unto them in that day about three thousand souls.

Amplified

So then, those who accepted his message were baptized; and on that day about 3,000 souls were added [to the body of believers].

An Understandable Version

Then those who responded [by faith] to the words [spoken by Peter and the apostles] were immersed, and about three thousand persons were added to them [i.e., the apostles] on that day.

Anderson New Testament

Then they that gladly received his word were immersed, and on that day there were added to them about three thou sand souls.

Common New Testament

So those who received his word were baptized, and there were added that day about three thousand souls.

Daniel Mace New Testament

then they that embraced his doctrine, were baptized: and there were about three thousand converts made that very day.

Darby Translation

Those then who had accepted his word were baptised; and there were added in that day about three thousand souls.

Godbey New Testament

Then indeed having received his word they were baptized, and on that day about three thousand souls were added unto them;

Goodspeed New Testament

So they welcomed his message and were baptized, and about three thousand people joined them that day.

John Wesley New Testament

Then they, gladly receiving his word, were baptized; and there were added to them that day about three thousand souls.

Julia Smith Translation

Then truly they having gladly received his word were immersed: and in that day were added about three thousand souls.

King James 2000

Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So those who accepted his message were baptized, and on that day about three thousand souls were added.

Modern King James verseion

Then those who gladly received his word were baptized. And the same day there were added about three thousand souls.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then they that gladly received his preaching were baptised; And the same day, there were added unto them about a three thousand souls.

Moffatt New Testament

So those who accepted what he said were baptized; about three thousand souls were brought in, that day.

Montgomery New Testament

Then those who welcomed his message were baptized, and in that day about three thousand souls were added to them;

NET Bible

So those who accepted his message were baptized, and that day about three thousand people were added.

New Heart English Bible

Then those who received his word were baptized. There were added that day about three thousand souls.

Noyes New Testament

They therefore received his word, and were baptized; and there were added on that day about three thousand souls.

Sawyer New Testament

Then those that received his word were baptized, and there were added on that day about three thousand souls;

The Emphasized Bible

They, therefore, who welcomed his word, were immersed; and there were added, on that day, about three thousand souls.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

They therefore who gladly received his discourse were baptised: and there were added to them that day about three thousand souls.

Twentieth Century New Testament

So those who accepted his teaching were baptized, and about three thousand people joined the disciples on that day alone.

Webster

Then they that gladly received his word, were baptized: and the same day there were added to them about three thousand souls.

Weymouth New Testament

Those, therefore, who joyfully welcomed his Message were baptized; and on that one day about three thousand persons were added to them;

Williams New Testament

So they accepted his message and were baptized, and about three thousand persons united with them on that day.

World English Bible

Then those who gladly received his word were baptized. There were added that day about three thousand souls.

Worrell New Testament

Those, therefore, who gladly received his word, were immersed; and there were added to them on that day about three thousand souls;

Worsley New Testament

They therefore that received his word with readiness were baptized: and in that same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls.

Youngs Literal Translation

then those, indeed, who did gladly receive his word were baptized, and there were added on that day, as it were, three thousand souls,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

βαπτίζω 
Baptizo 
Usage: 65

ἀποδέχομαι 
Apodechomai 
Usage: 5

ἀσμένως 
Asmenos 
Usage: 1

ἀποδέχομαι 
Apodechomai 
Usage: 5

his

Usage: 0

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

βαπτίζω 
Baptizo 
Usage: 65

and

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

the same
ἐκεῖνος 
Ekeinos 
that, those, he, the same, they,
Usage: 148

day
ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

προστίθημι 
Prostithemi 
Usage: 11

ὡσεί 
Hosei 
about, as, like, as it had been, as it were, like as
Usage: 34

τρισχίλιοι 
Trischilioi 
Usage: 1

Devotionals

Devotionals about Acts 2:41

Images Acts 2:41

Prayers for Acts 2:41

Context Readings

A Generous And Growing Church

40 And with more such words he gave his witness, offering them salvation and saying, Come out from this evil generation. 41 Then those who gave hearing to his words had baptism: and about three thousand souls were joined to them that day. 42 And they kept their attention fixed on the Apostles' teaching and were united together in the taking of broken bread and in prayer.



Cross References

Acts 2:37

Now when these words came to their ears their hearts were troubled, and they said to Peter and the other Apostles, Brothers, what are we to do?

Acts 2:47

Giving praise to God, and having the approval of all the people; and every day the number of those who had salvation was increased by the Lord.

Psalm 72:16-17

May there be wide-stretching fields of grain in the land, shaking on the top of the mountains, full of fruit like Lebanon: may its stems be unnumbered like the grass of the earth.

Psalm 72:16

May there be wide-stretching fields of grain in the land, shaking on the top of the mountains, full of fruit like Lebanon: may its stems be unnumbered like the grass of the earth.

Matthew 13:44-46

The kingdom of heaven is like a secret store of wealth in a field, which a man came across and put back again; and in his joy he goes and gives all he has, to get that field.

Luke 5:5-7

And Simon, answering, said, Master, we were working all night and we took nothing: but at your word I will let down the nets.

John 14:12

Truly I say to you, He who puts his faith in me will do the very works which I do, and he will do greater things than these, because I am going to my Father.

Acts 1:15

And in those days Peter got up among the brothers (there were about one hundred and twenty of them), and said,

Acts 4:4

But a number of those who gave hearing to the word had faith; and they were now about five thousand.

Acts 8:6-8

And all the people gave attention to the words which Philip said, when they saw the signs which he did.

Acts 13:48

And the Gentiles, hearing this, were glad and gave glory to the word of God: and those marked out by God for eternal life had faith.

Acts 16:31-34

And they said, Have faith in the Lord Jesus, and you and your family will have salvation.

Galatians 4:14-15

And you did not have a poor opinion of me because of the trouble in my flesh, or put shame on it; but you took me to your hearts as an angel of God, even as Christ Jesus.

1 Thessalonians 1:6

And you took us and the Lord as your example, after the word had come to you in much trouble, with joy in the Holy Spirit;

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