Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

I will rescue you from the [Jewish] people and from the Gentiles. I am sending you to them,

New American Standard Bible

rescuing you from the Jewish people and from the Gentiles, to whom I am sending you,

King James Version

Delivering thee from the people, and from the Gentiles, unto whom now I send thee,

Holman Bible

I will rescue you from the people and from the Gentiles. I now send you to them

International Standard Version

I'll continue to rescue you from your people and from the gentiles to whom I'm sending you.

A Conservative Version

delivering thee from the people, and from the Gentiles, to whom I send thee,

American Standard Version

delivering thee from the people, and from the Gentiles, unto whom I send thee,

Amplified

[choosing you for Myself and] rescuing you from the Jewish people and from the Gentiles, to whom I am sending you,

Anderson New Testament

delivering you from the people, and from the Gentiles, to whom now I send you,

Bible in Basic English

And I will keep you safe from the people, and from the Gentiles, to whom I send you,

Common New Testament

rescuing you from the Jewish people and from the Gentiles, to whom I am sending you,

Daniel Mace New Testament

by delivering you from this people, and from the Gentiles to whom I now send thee, to open their eyes,

Darby Translation

taking thee out from among the people, and the nations, to whom I send thee,

Godbey New Testament

delivering thee from the people, and from the Gentiles, unto whom now I send thee,

Goodspeed New Testament

I will save you from your people and from the heathen, to whom I will send you

John Wesley New Testament

and of those in which I will appear to thee, Delivering thee from the people,

Julia Smith Translation

Taking thee away from people, and nations, to whom I now send thee.

King James 2000

Delivering you from the people, and from the Gentiles, unto whom now I send you,

Lexham Expanded Bible

rescuing you from the people and from the Gentiles to whom I am sending you,

Modern King James verseion

delivering you from the people and the nations, to whom I now send you

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

delivering thee from the people, and from the gentiles, unto thee which now I send thee,

Moffatt New Testament

I will rescue you from the People and also from the Gentiles ??to whom I send you,

Montgomery New Testament

"'I will deliver you from the Jewish people, and from the Gentiles to whom I am sending you to open their eyes

NET Bible

I will rescue you from your own people and from the Gentiles, to whom I am sending you

New Heart English Bible

delivering you from the people, and from the Gentiles, to whom I send you,

Noyes New Testament

delivering thee from the people, and from the gentiles, to whom I send thee,

Sawyer New Testament

delivering you from the people, and the gentiles, to whom I send you

The Emphasized Bible

Rescuing thee from among the people, and from among the nations, unto whom, I, am sending thee -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

delivering thee both from the people, and from the Gentiles, to whom now I send thee,

Twentieth Century New Testament

Since I am choosing you out from your own people and from the Gentiles, to whom I now send you,

Webster

Delivering thee from the people, and from the Gentiles, to whom now I send thee,

Weymouth New Testament

I will save you from the Jewish people and from the Gentiles, to whom I send you to open their eyes,

Williams New Testament

I will continue to rescue you from the Jewish people and from the heathen to whom I am going to send you,

World English Bible

delivering you from the people, and from the Gentiles, to whom I send you,

Worrell New Testament

delivering you from the people and the gentiles, to whom I send you,

Worsley New Testament

delivering thee from the people and from the Gentiles, to whom I now send thee,

Youngs Literal Translation

delivering thee from the people, and the nations, to whom now I send thee,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἐξαιρέω 
Exaireo 
Usage: 5

σέ 
Se 
thee, thou, thy house, not tr
Usage: 110

ἐκ ἐξ 
Ek 
of, from, out of, by, on, with,
Usage: 709

the people
λαός 
Laos 
Usage: 137

and

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

ἔθνος 
Ethnos 
Usage: 132

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

now
νῦν 
Nun 
Usage: 102

I send
ἀποστέλλω 
Apostello 
Usage: 73

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Smith

Watsons

Images Acts 26:17

Prayers for Acts 26:17

Context Readings

Paul Makes His Defense Before King Agrippa

16 But, get up onto your feet, for the reason I have appeared to you is to appoint you a minister and witness of both the things you have [already] seen of me and the things I will [reveal when] appearing to you. 17 I will rescue you from the [Jewish] people and from the Gentiles. I am sending you to them, 18 to open their eyes [to the truth] so they will turn from darkness to light and from the power [i.e., the influence] of Satan to God. [Then] they can receive the forgiveness of sins and the inheritance [of never ending life], along with [all] those who are set apart [for God] by trusting in Me.'



Cross References

Acts 9:15

But the Lord replied to him, "Go on your way, for Saul is someone I have especially chosen to carry my name to the [unconverted] Gentiles, kings and the Israelites.

Acts 9:15

But the Lord replied to him, "Go on your way, for Saul is someone I have especially chosen to carry my name to the [unconverted] Gentiles, kings and the Israelites.

Acts 9:15

But the Lord replied to him, "Go on your way, for Saul is someone I have especially chosen to carry my name to the [unconverted] Gentiles, kings and the Israelites.

Romans 11:13

Now I am talking to you Gentiles, [and] since I am an apostle to the Gentiles, I will make the most of my ministry [to you],

1 Timothy 2:7

I was appointed to be a preacher [of this testimony] and an apostle and teacher of the true faith to the Gentiles. (I am telling the truth and not lying).

1 Timothy 2:7

I was appointed to be a preacher [of this testimony] and an apostle and teacher of the true faith to the Gentiles. (I am telling the truth and not lying).

1 Timothy 2:7

I was appointed to be a preacher [of this testimony] and an apostle and teacher of the true faith to the Gentiles. (I am telling the truth and not lying).

1 Timothy 2:7-33

I was appointed to be a preacher [of this testimony] and an apostle and teacher of the true faith to the Gentiles. (I am telling the truth and not lying).

Acts 9:23-25

And after a number of days had passed [these] Jews conspired together to kill Saul,

Acts 9:29-30

preaching boldly in the name of the Lord [and] speaking and arguing with the Greek-[speaking] Jews, but they were out to kill him.

Acts 13:50

But the Jews incited the devoted [non-Jewish] women who held respected positions, and the principal men of the city, by stirring up a persecution against Paul and Barnabas, and [succeeded] in running them out of the region.

Acts 14:5-6

And when the Jews, along with their rulers and [unconverted] Gentiles, all mounted an attack, intending to stone them,

Acts 14:19-20

But Jews came to [Lystra] from Antioch [in Pisidia] and Iconium. When they persuaded the crowds [to reject Paul's message] they stoned him and dragged him out of town, assuming he was dead.

Acts 16:39

So, they came and appealed to them [to leave peacefully]. Then the authorities themselves accompanied them out [of the jail] and asked them to leave the city.

Acts 17:10

The brothers [then] immediately sent Paul and Silas away at night to Berea [i.e., a town in Macedonia]. When they got there they went into the Jewish synagogue.

Acts 17:14

So, immediately the brothers sent Paul clear over to the coast, while Silas and Timothy remained there [at Berea].

Acts 18:10

for I will be with you [See Matt. 28:20] and no one will attack you or hurt you, for I have many people in this city [i.e., who will be converted]."

Acts 18:12-16

But when Gallio was magistrate of Achaia [i.e., the southern province of Greece] the Jews joined forces to attack Paul and brought him before the court of justice,

Acts 19:28-41

When they heard this they became extremely angry and shouted out, "Great is [the goddess] Artemis, of the Ephesians."

Acts 21:28-36

shouting, "[You] Israelites, help [us]! This man is teaching people everywhere [to be] against our people [i.e., the Jews], the law of Moses and this place [i.e., the Temple]; and in addition to that he has also brought Greeks [i.e., Gentiles] into the Temple and has [thereby] contaminated this holy place."

Acts 22:21-22

Then the Lord said to me, 'Go, for I will send you far away from here to the Gentiles.' "

Acts 23:10-24

And when a serious debate broke out, the commander was afraid that Paul might [virtually] be torn apart by the mob, so he ordered his soldiers to go down [to the Council meeting] and forcibly remove Paul and take him to the battalion headquarters.

Acts 25:3

to do them a favor by having Paul brought [from Caesarea] to Jerusalem, for they were plotting to kill him on the way.

Acts 25:9-11

But Festus, wanting to gain favor with the Jews [See 24:27], answered Paul, "Are you willing to go up to Jerusalem and stand trial before me there?"

Acts 27:42-44

[Meanwhile] the soldiers had decided to kill the prisoners so that none of them would swim away and escape.

Acts 28:28

Then let it be known to you that salvation from God is [now] being announced to the Gentiles. They will listen [to it]." {{Some ancient manuscripts insert verse

Romans 15:16

in appointing me to be a minister of Christ Jesus to the Gentiles. I am serving like a priest in preaching God's good news, so that the Gentiles might be like an acceptable sacrifice [to God], dedicated by the Holy Spirit.

2 Corinthians 1:8-10

For we want you to know, brothers, about the trouble that we experienced in Asia. [See I Cor. 16:19]. We were under a heavy burden [which was] more than we could stand, even to the point of despairing of life.

2 Corinthians 4:8-10

We are afflicted in every way, but are not crushed; [we are] perplexed, but not to the point of despair;

2 Corinthians 11:23-26

Are they servants of Christ? (I am really talking like a crazy person now). I am more [of a servant, than they are]. I have worked much harder. I have been in prison more often. I have been flogged more severely. I have been in danger of death more frequently.

Galatians 2:9

Also, when they perceived that this [special] favor [of preaching to Gentiles] was granted to me, James, Cephas [i.e., Peter] and John, the highly regarded pillars [i.e., leaders of the church] extended to me and Barnabas their right hands [signifying an agreement] to share [in the preaching of the Gospel], with us going to the Gentiles and they going to the circumcised ones [i.e., Jews].

Ephesians 3:7-8

I was made a minister [of the Gospel] according to the gift of God's unearned favor, which was given to me according to the working of His power.

2 Timothy 1:11

of which I was appointed a preacher and an apostle and a teacher.

2 Timothy 3:11

persecutions and sufferings. You know what kind of things happened to me at Antioch, Iconium and Lystra [See Acts 13:13-14:23], and what [severe] persecutions I experienced [there]. But the Lord rescued me from all of them.

2 Timothy 4:16-17

At my first defense [Note: Paul here refers to his initial hearing before the Roman court] no one supported me, but everyone deserted me. May it not be held against them.

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