Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

But for this reason I sent for you, to see and have talk with you: for because of the hope of Israel I am in these chains.

New American Standard Bible

For this reason, therefore, I requested to see you and to speak with you, for I am wearing this chain for the sake of the hope of Israel.”

King James Version

For this cause therefore have I called for you, to see you, and to speak with you: because that for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.

Holman Bible

For this reason I’ve asked to see you and speak to you. In fact, it is for the hope of Israel that I’m wearing this chain.”

International Standard Version

That's why I asked to see you and speak with you, since it is for the hope of Israel that I'm wearing this chain."

A Conservative Version

Because of this reason therefore I summoned you to see and to speak with me, for because of the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.

American Standard Version

For this cause therefore did I entreat you to see and to speak with me : for because of the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.

Amplified

This is the reason therefore why I have begged to see you and to talk with you, since it is because of the Hope of Israel (the Messiah) that I am bound with this chain.

An Understandable Version

It was for this reason that I requested to see you and talk with you, for I am wearing this chain because of the hope held by the Israelites."

Anderson New Testament

For this reason, I called for you, that I might see you and speak to you; for on account of the hope of Israel, I am bound with this chain.

Common New Testament

For this reason therefore I have asked to see you and speak with you, since it is because of the hope of Israel that I am bound with this chain."

Daniel Mace New Testament

for this reason I desir'd to see and talk with you; it being for the expectation of Israel that I am subject to this chain."

Darby Translation

For this cause therefore I have called you to me to see and to speak to you; for on account of the hope of Israel I have this chain about me.

Godbey New Testament

Then for this cause I have called you, to see you, and talk to you: for on account of the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.

Goodspeed New Testament

That is why I asked to see you and speak with you, for it is on account of Israel's hope that I have to wear this chain."

John Wesley New Testament

For this cause therefore have I intreated, to see and speak with you; for it is on account of the hope of Israel, that I am bound with this chain.

Julia Smith Translation

For this cause therefore I besought to see you, and to speak: for, for the hope of Israel am I surrounded by this chain.

King James 2000

For this cause therefore have I called for you, to see you, and to speak with you: because for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore for this reason I have requested to see you and to speak with [you], for because of the hope of Israel I am wearing this chain!"

Modern King James verseion

For this cause, then, I called for you, to see and to speak with you. For I have this chain around me for the hope of Israel.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For this cause have I called for you, even to see you, and to speak with you. Because that for the hope of Israel, I am bound with this chain."

Moffatt New Testament

This is my reason for asking to see you and have a word with you. I am wearing this chain because I share Israel's hope."

Montgomery New Testament

This is the reason why I begged you to see and speak with me. For because of the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain."

NET Bible

So for this reason I have asked to see you and speak with you, for I am bound with this chain because of the hope of Israel."

New Heart English Bible

For this cause therefore I asked to see you and to speak with you. For because of the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain."

Noyes New Testament

For this reason therefore I have called for you, to see you and speak to you; for it is on account of the hope of Israel that I am bound with this chain.

Sawyer New Testament

For this reason, therefore, I have called you to see and converse with you, because I am loaded with this chain on account of the hope of Israel.

The Emphasized Bible

For this cause, therefore, have I called for you, to see and to speak with you; for, on account of the hope of Israel, this chain, have I about me!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For this cause therefore have I invited you hither, to see and to converse with you; for on account of the hope of Israel am I bound with this chain.

Twentieth Century New Testament

This, then, is my reason for urging you to come to see me and talk with me; because it is for the sake of the Hope of Israel that I am here in chains."

Webster

For this cause therefore have I called for you, to see you, and to speak with you: because that for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.

Weymouth New Testament

For these reasons, then, I have invited you here, that I might see you and speak to you; for it is for the sake of Him who is the hope of Israel that this chain hangs upon me."

Williams New Testament

Now it is for this reason that I invited you to come, namely, to see you and speak with you, for it is on account of Israel's hope that I am wearing this chain."

World English Bible

For this cause therefore I asked to see you and to speak with you. For because of the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain."

Worrell New Testament

For this cause, therefore, I called for you, to see and to speak with you: for, on account of the hope of Israel, I am encompassed with this chain."

Worsley New Testament

For this reason therefore I desired to see and to speak to you: because that for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.

Youngs Literal Translation

for this cause, therefore, I called for you to see and to speak with you, for because of the hope of Israel with this chain I am bound.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258
Usage: 258

αἰτία 
Aitia 
Usage: 20

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

παρακαλέω 
Parakaleo 
Usage: 102

ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
Usage: 314

to see
εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

you, and

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

to speak with
προσλαλέω 
Proslaleo 
speak to, speak with
Usage: 2

ἕνεκα ἕνεκεν εἵνεκεν 
heneka 
for ... sake, for ... cause, for, because 9, wherefore , by reason of, that ... might
Usage: 8

for
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

the hope
ἐλπίς 
Elpis 
Usage: 54

of Israel
Ἰσραήλ 
Israel 
Usage: 57

I am bound with
περίκειμαι 
Perikeimai 
be hanged, be bound with, be compassed with, be compassed about with Trans
Usage: 2

Context Readings

Paul And The Jewish Community In Rome

19 But when the Jews made protest against it, I had to put my cause into Caesar's hands; not because I have anything to say against my nation. 20 But for this reason I sent for you, to see and have talk with you: for because of the hope of Israel I am in these chains. 21 And they said to him, We have not had letters from Judaea about you, and no one of the brothers has come to us here to give an account or say any evil about you.


Cross References

Acts 21:33

Then the chief captain came near and took him, and gave orders for him to be put in chains, questioning them as to who he was and what he had done.

Acts 23:6

But when Paul saw that half of them were Sadducees and the rest Pharisees, he said in the Sanhedrin, Brothers, I am a Pharisee, and the son of Pharisees: I am here to be judged on the question of the hope of the coming back from the dead.

Acts 26:6-7

And now I am here to be judged because of the hope given by God's word to our fathers;

Acts 26:29

And Paul said, It is my prayer to God that, in little or great measure, not only you, but all those hearing me today might be even as I am, but for these chains.

Ephesians 6:20

For which I am a representative in chains, and that I may say without fear the things which it is right for me to say.

Acts 10:29

And so I came without question, when I was sent for. What then is your purpose in sending for me?

Acts 10:33

So, straight away, I sent for you; and you have done well to come. And now, we are all present before God, ready to give attention to all the things which the Lord has given you to say.

Acts 24:15

Hoping in God for that which they themselves are looking for, that there will be a coming back from the dead for upright men and wrongdoers.

Acts 28:17

Then after three days he sent for the chief men of the Jews: and when they had come together, he said to them, My brothers, though I had done nothing against the people or the ways of our fathers, I was given, a prisoner from Jerusalem, into the hands of the Romans.

Ephesians 3:1

For this cause I Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus for you Gentiles,

Ephesians 4:1

I then, the prisoner in the Lord, make this request from my heart, that you will see that your behaviour is a credit to the position which God's purpose has given you,

Philippians 1:13

So that it became clear through all the Praetorium, and to all the rest, that I was a prisoner on account of Christ;

Colossians 4:18

I, Paul, give you this word of love in my handwriting. Keep in memory that I am a prisoner. Grace be with you.

2 Timothy 1:10

But has now been made clear by the revelation of our Saviour Christ Jesus, who put an end to death and made life unending come to light through the good news,

2 Timothy 2:9

In which I put up with the hardest conditions, even prison chains, like one who has done a crime; but the word of God is not in chains.

2 Timothy 2:9

In which I put up with the hardest conditions, even prison chains, like one who has done a crime; but the word of God is not in chains.

2 Timothy 2:9

In which I put up with the hardest conditions, even prison chains, like one who has done a crime; but the word of God is not in chains.

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