Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

So they sold their possessions and property and distributed the proceeds to all, as anyone had a need.

New American Standard Bible

and they began selling their property and possessions and were sharing them with all, as anyone might have need.

King James Version

And sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all men, as every man had need.

International Standard Version

They made it their practice to sell their possessions and goods and to distribute the proceeds to anyone who was in need.

A Conservative Version

And they sold properties and possessions, and divided them to all, according as any man had need.

American Standard Version

and they sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all, according as any man had need.

Amplified

And they sold their possessions (both their landed property and their movable goods) and distributed the price among all, according as any had need.

An Understandable Version

They sold their belongings and property and divided [the money] among all [the believers] according to each one's need.

Anderson New Testament

and they sold their possessions and goods, and distributed them to all, as each had need.

Bible in Basic English

And exchanging their goods and property for money, they made division of it among them all, as they had need.

Common New Testament

and they sold their possessions and goods and distributed them to all, as anyone had need.

Daniel Mace New Testament

so that they sold their possessions and goods, and distributed the money to every one as his occasions required.

Darby Translation

and sold their possessions and substance, and distributed them to all, according as any one might have need.

Godbey New Testament

and they sold their possessions and personalities, and divided the same unto all, as each one had need.

Goodspeed New Testament

and sold their property and belongings, and divided the money with all the rest, according to their special needs.

John Wesley New Testament

And sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all, as any one had need.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and sold their possessions and property and distributed them to everyone, as each one had need.

Julia Smith Translation

And sold possessions and goods, and divided them to all, as any one had need

King James 2000

And sold their possessions and goods, and distributed them to all men, as every man had need.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they began selling [their] possessions and property, and distributing these [things] to all, to the degree that anyone had need.

Modern King James verseion

And they sold their possessions and goods and distributed them to all, according as anyone had need.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And sold their possessions and goods, and departed them to all men, as every man had need.

Moffatt New Testament

they would sell their possessions and goods and distribute the proceeds among all, as anyone might be in need.

Montgomery New Testament

They would sell their lands and other property, and distribute the proceeds among all, just as any one from time had need.

NET Bible

and they began selling their property and possessions and distributing the proceeds to everyone, as anyone had need.

New Heart English Bible

They sold their possessions and goods, and distributed them to all, according as anyone had need.

Noyes New Testament

and they sold their possessions and goods, and divided them among all, as any one had need.

Sawyer New Testament

and they sold their possessions and estates, and distributed them to all as any one had need;

The Emphasized Bible

and, their possessions and goods, were they selling and distributing them unto all, in so far as anyone had need.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

and sold their possessions and goods, and divided them among all, as every one had need.

Twentieth Century New Testament

They sold their property and their goods, and shared the proceeds among them all, according to their individual needs.

Webster

And sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all men, as every man had need.

Weymouth New Testament

They sold their lands and other property, and distributed the proceeds among all, according to every one's necessities.

Williams New Testament

And so they continued to sell their property and goods and to distribute the money to all, as anyone had special need.

World English Bible

They sold their possessions and goods, and distributed them to all, according as anyone had need.

Worrell New Testament

and they were selling their possessions and goods, and were distributing them to all, according as any one had need.

Worsley New Testament

And they sold their possessions and goods, and distributed to all, according as any one had need.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the possessions and the goods they were selling, and were parting them to all, according as any one had need.

Interlinear

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

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

πιπράσκω πράω 
Piprasko 
Usage: 7

κτῆμα 
Ktema 
Usage: 4

and



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

ὕπαρξις 
Huparxis 
Usage: 2

διαμερίζω 
Diamerizo 
Usage: 7


Usage: 0

to all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

men, as
καθότι 
Kathoti 
Usage: 4

man
τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

had
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

References

Context Readings

A Generous And Growing Church

44 Now all the believers were together and had everything in common. 45 So they sold their possessions and property and distributed the proceeds to all, as anyone had a need. 46 And every day they devoted themselves [to meeting] together in the temple complex, and broke bread from house to house. They ate their food with gladness and simplicity of heart,



Cross References

Psalm 112:9

He distributes freely to the poor; his righteousness endures forever. His horn will be exalted in honor.

Proverbs 11:24-25

One person gives freely, yet gains more; another withholds what is right, only to become poor.

Proverbs 19:17

Kindness to the poor is a loan to the Lord, and He will give a reward to the lender.

Ecclesiastes 11:1-2

Send your bread on the surface of the waters, for after many days you may find it.

Isaiah 58:7-12

Is it not to share your bread with the hungry, to bring the poor and homeless into your house, to clothe the naked when you see him, and to not ignore your own flesh [and blood]?

Matthew 19:21

"If you want to be perfect," Jesus said to him, "go, sell your belongings and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow Me."

Luke 12:33-34

Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Make money-bags for yourselves that won't grow old, an inexhaustible treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys.

Luke 16:9

And I tell you, make friends for yourselves by means of the unrighteous money so that when it fails, they may welcome you into eternal dwellings.

Luke 18:22

When Jesus heard this, He told him, "You still lack one thing: sell all that you have and distribute it to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow Me."

Luke 19:8

But Zacchaeus stood there and said to the Lord, "Look, I'll give half of my possessions to the poor, Lord! And if I have extorted anything from anyone, I'll pay back four times as much!"

Acts 4:34-2

For there was not a needy person among them, because all those who owned lands or houses sold them, brought the proceeds of the things that were sold,

Acts 11:29

So each of the disciples, according to his ability, determined to send relief to the brothers who lived in Judea.

2 Corinthians 9:1

Now concerning the ministry to the saints, it is unnecessary for me to write to you.

2 Corinthians 9:9

As it is written: He has scattered; He has given to the poor; His righteousness endures forever.

1 Timothy 6:18-19

[Instruct them] to do good, to be rich in good works, to be generous, willing to share,

James 2:14-16

What good is it, my brothers, if someone says he has faith, but does not have works? Can his faith save him?

James 5:1-5

Come now, you rich people! Weep and wail over the miseries that are coming on you.

1 John 3:17

If anyone has this world's goods and sees his brother in need but shuts off his compassion from him-how can God's love reside in him?

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