Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Now there were living at Jerusalem, Jews, God-fearing men, from every nation under heaven.

New American Standard Bible

Now there were Jews living in Jerusalem, devout men from every nation under heaven.

King James Version

And there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, out of every nation under heaven.

Holman Bible

There were Jews living in Jerusalem, devout men from every nation under heaven.

International Standard Version

Now devout Jews from every nation on earth were living in Jerusalem.

A Conservative Version

Now there were dwelling at Jerusalem, Jews, devout men from every nation under heaven.

American Standard Version

Now there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, from every nation under heaven.

Amplified

Now there were then residing in Jerusalem Jews, devout and God-fearing men from every country under heaven.

An Understandable Version

Now some devoted Jews from every nation of the world were visiting Jerusalem [for the Pentecost festival].

Anderson New Testament

Now there were dwelling in Jerusalem devout Jews, from every nation under heaven.

Common New Testament

Now there were Jews living in Jerusalem, devout men from every nation under heaven.

Daniel Mace New Testament

now many devout Jews were residing at Jerusalem, who came from all quarters of the world.

Darby Translation

Now there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, pious men, from every nation of those under heaven.

Godbey New Testament

And Jews were dwelling at Jerusalem, devout men from every nation, of those under the heaven;

Goodspeed New Testament

Now there were devout Jews from every part of the world living in Jerusalem.

John Wesley New Testament

And there were dwelling in Jerusalem Jews, devout men, out of every nation under heaven.

Julia Smith Translation

And there were dwelling in Jerusalem Jews, circumspect men, from every nation of those under heaven.

King James 2000

And there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, out of every nation under heaven.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now there were Jews residing in Jerusalem, devout men from every nation under heaven.

Modern King James verseion

And dwelling at Jerusalem there were Jews, devout men out of every nation under heaven.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, which were of all nations under heaven.

Moffatt New Testament

Now there were devout Jews from every nation under heaven staying in Jerusalem.

Montgomery New Testament

Now there were, staying in Jerusalem. devout Jews from many and distant lands.

NET Bible

Now there were devout Jews from every nation under heaven residing in Jerusalem.

New Heart English Bible

Now there were dwelling in Jerusalem Jews, devout men, from every nation under the sky.

Noyes New Testament

Now there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, from every nation under heaven.

Sawyer New Testament

And there were Jews living at Jerusalem, pious men, of every nation under heaven;

The Emphasized Bible

Now there were in Jerusalem sojourning Jews, reverent men from every nation who were under heaven;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Now there were dwelling at Jerusalem, Jews, men of piety, from every nation under heaven.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Now there were then staying in Jerusalem religious Jews from every country in the world;

Webster

And there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, from every nation under heaven.

Weymouth New Testament

Now there were Jews residing in Jerusalem, devout men from every part of the world.

Williams New Testament

Now there were devout Jews from every part of the world living in Jerusalem.

World English Bible

Now there were dwelling in Jerusalem Jews, devout men, from every nation under the sky.

Worrell New Testament

Now there were dwelling in Jerusalem Jews, devout men, from every nation under heaven;

Worsley New Testament

Now there were at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, from every nation under heaven.

Youngs Literal Translation

And there were dwelling in Jerusalem Jews, devout men from every nation of those under the heaven,

Interlinear

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

ἦν 
En 
was, were, had been, had, taught , stood , , vr was
Usage: 410

κατοικέω 
Katoikeo 
Usage: 40

at
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

Ἱερουσαλήμ 
Hierousalem 
Usage: 67

Ἰουδαῖος 
Ioudaios 
Usage: 190

εὐλαβής 
Eulabes 
Usage: 3

men
ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man, husband, sir, fellow, not tr
Usage: 198

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

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ἔθνος 
Ethnos 
Usage: 132

ὑπό 
Hupo 
of, by, under, with, in, not tr,
Usage: 188

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Acts 2:5

Context Readings

Pentecost And The Coming Of The Holy Spirit

4 And they were all full of the Holy Spirit, and were talking in different languages, as the Spirit gave them power. 5 Now there were living at Jerusalem, Jews, God-fearing men, from every nation under heaven. 6 And when this sound came to their ears, they all came together, and were greatly surprised because every man was hearing the words of the disciples in his special language.


Cross References

Acts 8:2

And God-fearing men put Stephen's body in its last resting-place, making great weeping over him.

Luke 2:25

And there was then in Jerusalem a man whose name was Simeon; and he was an upright man, fearing God and waiting for the comfort of Israel: and the Holy Spirit was on him.

Exodus 23:16

And the feast of the grain-cutting, the first-fruits of your planted fields: and the feast at the start of the year, when you have got in all the fruit from your fields.

Deuteronomy 2:25

From now on I will put the fear of you in all peoples under heaven, who, hearing of you, will be shaking with fear and grief of heart because of you.

Isaiah 66:18

And I am coming to get together all nations and tongues: and they will come and will see my glory.

Zechariah 8:18

And the word of the Lord of armies came to me, saying,

Matthew 24:14

And this good news of the kingdom will be given through all the world for a witness to all nations; and then the end will come.

Luke 17:24

For as in a thunderstorm the bright light is seen from one end of the sky to the other, so will the Son of man be when his time comes.

Luke 24:18

Then stopping, and looking sadly at him, one of them, named Cleopas, said to him, Are you the only man living in Jerusalem who has not had news of the things which have taken place there at this time?

John 12:20

Now there were some Greeks among the people who had come up to give worship at the feast:

Acts 2:1

And when the day of Pentecost was come, they were all together in one place.

Acts 8:27

And he went and there was a man of Ethiopia, a servant of great authority under Candace, queen of the Ethiopians, and controller of all her property, who had come up to Jerusalem for worship;

Acts 10:2

A serious-minded man, fearing God with all his family; he gave much money to the poor, and made prayer to God at all times.

Acts 10:7

And when the angel who said these words to him had gone away, he sent for two of his house-servants, and a God-fearing man of the army, one of those who were waiting on him at all times;

Acts 13:50

But the Jews, working up the feelings of the God-fearing women of high position and of the chief men of the town, got an attack started against Paul and Barnabas, driving them out of those parts.

Acts 22:12

And one Ananias, a God-fearing man, who kept the law, and of whom all the Jews in that place had a high opinion,

Colossians 1:23

If you keep yourselves safely based in the faith, not moved from the hope of the good news which came to you, and which was given to every living being under heaven; of which I, Paul, was made a servant.

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