Parallel Verses

Sawyer New Testament

to open their eyes, to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among the sanctified by faith in me.

New American Standard Bible

to open their eyes so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the dominion of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who have been sanctified by faith in Me.’

King James Version

To open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and inheritance among them which are sanctified by faith that is in me.

Holman Bible

to open their eyes so they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that by faith in Me they may receive forgiveness of sins and a share among those who are sanctified.’

International Standard Version

You will help them understand and turn them from darkness to light and from Satan's control to God, so that their sins will be forgiven and they will receive a share among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'

A Conservative Version

to open their eyes to turn about from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, for them to receive remission of sins and a lot among those who have been sanctified by faith in me.

American Standard Version

to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive remission of sins and an inheritance among them that are sanctified by faith in me.

Amplified

to open their [spiritual] eyes so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness and release from their sins and an inheritance among those who have been sanctified (set apart, made holy) by faith in Me.’

An Understandable Version

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.'

Anderson New Testament

in order to open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the authority of Satan to God, that they may receive remission of sins, and an inheritance among the sanctified, by faith in me.

Bible in Basic English

To make their eyes open, turning them from the dark to the light, and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may have forgiveness of sins and a heritage among those who are made holy by faith in me.

Common New Testament

to open their eyes, so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'

Daniel Mace New Testament

and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and partake of the inheritance of the saints, by believing on me."

Darby Translation

to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive remission of sins and inheritance among them that are sanctified by faith in me.

Godbey New Testament

to open their eyes, to turn them from darkness unto light, and from the power of Satan unto God, in order that they may receive remission of sins, and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in me.

Goodspeed New Testament

to open their eyes and turn them from darkness to light and from Satan's control to God, so that they may have their sins forgiven and have a place among those who are consecrated through faith in me.'

John Wesley New Testament

and the Gentiles, to whom I now send thee, To open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God; that they may receive through faith which is in me, forgiveness of sins, and an inheritance among them that are sanctified.

Julia Smith Translation

To open their eyes, to turn them back from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, fur them to receive remission of sins, and inheritance with the consecrated by faith in me.

King James 2000

To open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and inheritance among them who are sanctified by faith that is in me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

to open their eyes [so that they] may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, [so that] they may receive forgiveness of sins and a share among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'

Modern King James verseion

in order to open their eyes so that they may turn from darkness to light, and from the authority of Satan to God, so that they may receive remission of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in Me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

to open their eyes that they might turn from darkness unto light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and inheritance among them which are sanctified by faith in me.'

Moffatt New Testament

that their eyes may be opened and that they may turn from darkness to light, from the power of Satan to God, to get remission of their sins and an inheritance among those who are consecrated by faith in me.'

Montgomery New Testament

"'so that they may turn from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, in order to receive remission of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'

NET Bible

to open their eyes so that they turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a share among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'

New Heart English Bible

to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive remission of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'

Noyes New Testament

to open their eyes that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and an inheritance among the sanctified, by faith in me.

The Emphasized Bible

To open their eyes; that they turn from darkness unto light, and the authority of Satan unto God, that they may receive remission of sins, and an inheritance among them who have been made holy by the faith respecting me.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

to open their eyes, to convert them from darkness to light, and from the dominion of Satan unto God, that they may receive remission of sins, and an inheritance with those who are sanctified by faith which is in me.

Twentieth Century New Testament

To open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God; so that they may receive pardon for their sins, and a place among those who have become God's People, by faith in me.'

Webster

To open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and inheritance among them who are sanctified by faith that is in me.

Weymouth New Testament

that they may turn from darkness to light and from the obedience to Satan to God, in order to receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified through faith in Me.'

Williams New Testament

to open their eyes and turn them from darkness to light and from Satan's power to God, so as to have their sins forgiven and have a possession among those that are consecrated by faith in me.'

World English Bible

to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive remission of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'

Worrell New Testament

to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light, and from the dominion of Satan to God, that they may receive remission of sins, and an inheritance among those who have been sanctified by faith in Me.'

Worsley New Testament

to open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of satan unto God; that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and an inheritance among them that are sanctified by faith in me.

Youngs Literal Translation

to open their eyes, to turn them from darkness to light, and from the authority of the Adversary unto God, for their receiving forgiveness of sins, and a lot among those having been sanctified, by faith that is toward me.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
To open
ἀνοίγω 
Anoigo 
Usage: 62


Usage: 0

ὀφθαλμός 
Ophthalmos 
Usage: 57

and





which, who, the things, the son,
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
Usage: 0

to turn
ἐπιστρέφω 
Epistrepho 
Usage: 29

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

σκότος 
Skotos 
Usage: 23

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

φῶς 
Phos 
Usage: 44

from the power
ἐξουσία 
Exousia 
Usage: 79

of Satan
Σατανᾶς 
Satanas 
Usage: 16

ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151


Usage: 0

λαμβάνω 
lambano 
receive, take, have, catch, not tr,
Usage: 178

ἄφεσις 
Aphesis 
Usage: 11

of sins
ἁμαρτία 
Hamartia 
Usage: 143

κλῆρος 
Kleros 
Usage: 12

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


which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

G37
ἁγιάζω 
Hagiazo 
Usage: 20

by faith
πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about Acts 26:18

Devotionals containing Acts 26:18

Images Acts 26:18

Context Readings

Paul Makes His Defense Before King Agrippa

17 delivering you from the people, and the gentiles, to whom I send you 18  to open their eyes, to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among the sanctified by faith in me. 19 Whence, King Agrippa, I was not disobedient to the heavenly vision,



Cross References

Acts 20:32

And now I commend you to God, and the word of his grace, who is able to build you up and to give you an inheritance with all the sanctified.

1 Peter 2:9

But you are an elect race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people, that you should declare the virtues of him who called you out of darkness into his glorious light;

1 Peter 2:9

But you are an elect race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people, that you should declare the virtues of him who called you out of darkness into his glorious light;

1 Peter 2:9

But you are an elect race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people, that you should declare the virtues of him who called you out of darkness into his glorious light;

Luke 24:47

and that a change of mind and forgiveness of sins should be preached in his name to all nations, beginning from Jerusalem.

Acts 2:38

And Peter said to them, Change your minds, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of sins, and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

Ephesians 5:8

For you were formerly darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of light,??9 for the fruit of the light is in all goodness and righteousness and truth,??10 proving what is well pleasing to the Lord,

Acts 5:31

him has God exalted, a Prince and Saviour at his right hand, to give a change of mind to Israel and the forgiveness of sins.

2 Corinthians 4:6

For God who commanded the light to shine out of darkness, has shone in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.

Ephesians 1:18

the eyes of your minds being enlightened, that you may know what is the hope of his call, and what the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints,

Acts 15:9

and made no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by the faith.

Acts 20:21

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21-2

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21-25

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21-12

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21-3

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Acts 20:21

testifying both to Jews and Greeks the change of mind to God, and the faith in our Lord Jesus.

Matthew 4:16

the people who sat in darkness have seen a great light, and upon those who sat in the region and shade of death has light arisen.

Matthew 6:22-23

The light of the body is the eye. If, therefore, your eye is sound, your whole body will be light;

Luke 1:77

to give a knowledge of salvation to his people, with a forgiveness of sins,

Luke 1:79

to illuminate those sitting in darkness and the shade of death, to direct our feet in the way of peace.

Luke 2:32

a light for enlightening Gentiles, and a glory of thy people Israel.

Luke 4:18

The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to preach good news to the poor; he has sent me to proclaim a release to the captives, and a recovery of sight to the blind, to send the oppressed away free,

Luke 11:21-22

When a strong man armed keeps his court, his goods are in peace;

Luke 24:45

Then he opened their understanding to understand the Scriptures,

John 1:4-9

In him was life, and the life was the light of men;

John 3:19

And this is the judgment; that the light has come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than the light, because their deeds are evil.

John 4:10

Jesus answered and said to her, If you knew the gift of God, and who it is that says to you, Give me a drink, you would have asked him, and he would have given you living water.

John 4:14

but whoever drinks of the water which I will give him shall never thirst; but the water which I will give him shall be in him a fountain of water springing up to eternal life.

John 7:38-39

He that believes in me, as the Scripture has said, out of him shall flow rivers of living water.

John 8:12

THEN Jesus spoke to them again, saying, I am the light of the world; he that follows me shall not walk in darkness but shall have the light of life.

John 9:5

While I am in the world I am the light of the world.

John 9:39

And Jesus said, I came into this world for judgment, that those not seeing may see, and those seeing become blind.

John 12:35-36

Then Jesus said to them, Yet a little while is the light with you; walk while you have the light, that darkness may not overtake you; for he that walks in darkness knows not where he goes.

John 17:17

Sanctify them by thy truth; thy word is truth.

Acts 3:19

Change your minds, therefore, and turn yourselves, that your sins may be blotted out, that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord,

Acts 9:17-18

And Ananias went and entered into the house, and laying hands on him said, Brother Saul, the Lord has sent me, Jesus who appeared to you on the way which you came, that you may receive sight and be filled with the Holy Spirit.

Acts 10:43

To him all the prophets bear witness, that every one who believes in him has forgiveness of sins through his name.

Acts 13:38-39

Be it known to you therefore, men and brothers, that through this man is preached to you the forgiveness of sins,

Acts 13:47

For thus has the Lord commanded us; I have set you for a light of nations, that you should be a salvation even to the end of the earth.

Acts 26:23

that the Christ should suffer, and that he first from the resurrection of the dead should proclaim light both to the people and the nations.

Romans 4:6-9

As David describes the blessedness of the man to whom the Lord accounts righteousness without works,

Romans 5:1-2

Having been justified therefore by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Romans 8:17

And if children, [we are] also heirs, heirs indeed of God and co-heirs with Christ, if we suffer with him that we may also be glorified with him.

1 Corinthians 1:2

to the church of God which is at Corinth, to the sanctified in Jesus Christ, called to be saints, with all that call on the name of our Lord Jesus Christ in every place, both theirs and ours.

1 Corinthians 1:30

But you are of him in Christ Jesus, who has become to us wisdom from God, and righteousness, and sanctification and redemption,

1 Corinthians 6:10-11

nor thieves, nor covetous persons, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor the rapacious, shall inherit the kingdom of God.

2 Corinthians 4:4

in whom the god of this life has blinded the minds of the unbelieving, that the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the likeness of God, may not shine.

2 Corinthians 6:14

Be not unequally yoked with unbelievers; for what participation has righteousness with wickedness? or what communion has light with darkness?

Galatians 2:20

I am crucified with Christ; and I no longer live myself, but Christ lives in me; and the present life which I live in the flesh, I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.

Galatians 3:2

This only would I learn of you. Did you receive the Spirit by works of the law, or by a hearing of faith?

Galatians 3:14

that the blessing of Abraham may come on the nations, in Christ Jesus, that we may receive the promise of the Spirit through the faith.

Ephesians 1:7

in whom we have the redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace,

Ephesians 1:11

in whom also we have been called, having been predestinated according to the purpose of him who works out all things according to the counsel of his will,

Ephesians 1:14

which is a pledge of our inheritance for the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of his glory.

Ephesians 2:8

For by grace are you saved through the faith; and that not of you; [it is] the gift of God;

Ephesians 4:18

with their understandings darkened, alienated from the life of God on account of the ignorance which is in them, on account of the hardness of their hearts,

Ephesians 5:14

Wherefore he says, Awake you that sleep, and arise from the dead, and Christ shall give you light.

Colossians 1:12-14

giving thanks to the Father who has made us fit for a portion in the inheritance of the saints in light,

1 Thessalonians 5:4-8

But you, brothers, are not in darkness, that the day should come upon you like a thief;

2 Timothy 2:26

and that they may recover themselves from the snare of the devil, who are made captives by him to his will.

Titus 3:5-6

not by works of righteousness which we did but according to his mercy he saved us through the washing of regeneration and the renewing of the Holy Spirit,

Hebrews 2:14-15

Since then the children have partaken of blood and flesh, he in like manner also partook of them, that through death he might destroy him that has the power of death, that is the devil,

Hebrews 9:15

And for this cause he is the mediator of the new covenant, that death having been for a redemption of transgressions [transgressors] under the first covenant, the called might receive the promise of the eternal inheritance.

Hebrews 10:10

by which will we have been sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ, once for all.

Hebrews 10:14

For by one offering he has perfected forever the sanctified.

Hebrews 11:6

but without faith it is impossible to please; for he that comes to God, must believe that he is and that he is a rewarder of those that seek him.

James 2:5

Hear, my beloved brothers. Has not God chosen the poor of the world rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he promised to those who love him?

1 Peter 1:4

to an inheritance incorruptible and undefiled and unfading, kept in heaven for you

1 Peter 2:25

For you were like lost sheep, but are now returned to the shepherd and bishop of your souls.

1 John 1:9

If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive our sins, and to cleanse us from all wickedness.

1 John 2:8-9

Again, a new commandment I write you, which is true in him and in you, because the darkness is past and the true light now appears.

1 John 2:12

I write to you, little children, because your sins are forgiven on account of his name.

1 John 3:8

he that commits sin is of the devil, for the devil sinned from the beginning. For this was the Son of God manifested, to destroy the works of the devil.

1 John 5:19

We know that we are of God, and the whole world lies in wickedness.

Jude 1:1

JUDAS, a servant of Jesus Christ, and brother of James, to the beloved in God the Father, and the called who are kept by Jesus Christ.

Revelation 20:2-3

And he took the dragon, which is the old serpent, who is the devil and Satan, and bound him a thousand years,

Revelation 21:27

And there shall not enter into it any thing that is defiled, nor any one that commits an abomination and falsehood, but those enrolled in the Lamb's book of life.

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