Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"For you first, God raised up His Servant and sent Him to bless you by turning every one of you from your wicked ways."

King James Version

Unto you first God, having raised up his Son Jesus, sent him to bless you, in turning away every one of you from his iniquities.

Holman Bible

God raised up His Servant and sent Him first to you to bless you by turning each of you from your evil ways."

International Standard Version

When God raised up his servant, he sent him first to you to bless you by turning every one of you from your evil ways."

A Conservative Version

To you first, having raised up his Boy Jesus, God sent him blessing you, in turning away each man from your evils.

American Standard Version

Unto you first God, having raised up his Servant, sent him to bless you, in turning away every one of you from your iniquities.

Amplified

It was to you first that God sent His Servant and Son Jesus, when He raised Him up [ provided and gave Him for us], to bless you in turning every one of you from your wickedness and evil ways.

An Understandable Version

You [Jews] were the first ones to receive this blessing when God raised up [i.e., selected] His Servant [i.e., Jesus] and sent Him to turn all of you [away] from your sins."

Anderson New Testament

To you first, God, having raised up his Son Jesus, has sent him to bless you, in turning every one of you away from his iniquities.

Bible in Basic English

To you, first, God sent his servant, blessing you by turning every one of you from his sins.

Common New Testament

For you first, God raised up his servant and sent him to bless you by turning every one of you from your wicked ways."

Daniel Mace New Testament

it is to you that God first of all sent his son Jesus, having raised him up to bless you, provided you all renounce your iniquities.

Darby Translation

To you first God, having raised up his servant, has sent him, blessing you in turning each one of you from your wickedness.

Godbey New Testament

To you God, having first raised up his Son, sent him blessing you, in turning each one from your sins.

Goodspeed New Testament

It was to you that God first sent his servant after he had raised him from the dead, to bless you by making every one of you turn from his wickedness."

John Wesley New Testament

God having raised up his Son, hath sent him to you first, to bless you, by turning every one of you from your iniquities.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Unto you first, God, having raised up his Son Jesus, sent him to bless you, that each one of you might turn from his iniquities.

Julia Smith Translation

To you first God, having raised up his child Jesus, sent him praising you, in turning away each from your wickedness.

King James 2000

Unto you first God, having raised up his Son Jesus, sent him to bless you, in turning away every one of you from his iniquities.

Lexham Expanded Bible

God, [after he] had raised up his servant, sent him to you first, to bless you by turning each [of you] back from your wickedness!"

Modern King James verseion

Having raised up His son Jesus, God sent Him to you first, to bless you in turning every one of you away from his iniquities.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

First unto you hath God raised up his son Jesus, and him he hath sent to bless you, that every one of you should turn from your wickedness."

Moffatt New Testament

It was for you first that God raised up his Servant, and sent him to bless you by turning each of you from your wicked ways."

Montgomery New Testament

"It was for you first that God raised up his Servant, and sent him to bless you in turning every one of you away from your wicked ways."

NET Bible

God raised up his servant and sent him first to you, to bless you by turning each one of you from your iniquities."

New Heart English Bible

God, having raised up his Servant, sent him to you first, to bless you, in turning away everyone of you from your wickedness."

New simplified Bible

God raised up his servant and sent him to you first. He sent him to bless you and to turn every one of you from your wicked ways.

Noyes New Testament

To you first, God, having raised up his servant, sent him to bless you in turning away every one of you from your iniquities.

Sawyer New Testament

God having raised up his servant has sent him to you first, to bless you by turning each [one of you] from your evil ways.

The Emphasized Bible

Unto you first, God - having raised up his Servant - hath sent him forth, ready to bless you, when ye are turning away, each one, from your wickednesses.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Unto you in the first instance, hath God, after raising up his Son Jesus, sent him to bless you, to the end that every one of you should turn away from your iniquities.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For you, first, God raised up his Servant, and sent him to bless you, by turning each one of you from his wicked ways."

Webster

To you first, God having raised up his Son Jesus, sent him to bless you, in turning away every one of you from his iniquities.

Weymouth New Testament

It is to you first that God, after raising His Servant from the grave, has sent Him to bless you, by causing every one of you to turn from your wickedness."

Williams New Testament

It was to you first that He sent His Servant, after raising Him from the dead, to bless you by causing every one of you to turn from his wicked ways."

World English Bible

God, having raised up his servant, Jesus, sent him to you first, to bless you, in turning away everyone of you from your wickedness."

Worrell New Testament

To you first, God, having raised up His Child, sent Him forth, blessing you, in turning away every one of you from your iniquities."

Worsley New Testament

and to you first God having raised up his son Jesus, sent Him to bless you; in your turning away every one of you from your iniquities.

Youngs Literal Translation

to you first, God, having raised up His child Jesus, did send him, blessing you, in the turning away of each one from your evil ways.'

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you , ye , your , not tr ,
Usage: 293

πρῶτον 
Proton 
first , at the first Trans , first of all ,
Usage: 40

God
θεός 
theos 
God , god , godly , God-ward ,
Usage: 1151

ἀνίστημι 
Anistemi 
arise , rise , rise up , rise again , raise up , stand up , raise up again ,
Usage: 86

his


ὑμῶν 
Humon 
him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
your , you , ye , yours , not tr. ,
Usage: 0
Usage: 371

Son
παῖς 
Pais 
Usage: 21

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

ἀποστέλλω 
Apostello 
Usage: 73

him

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

to bless
εὐλογέω 
Eulogeo 
Usage: 39

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

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

ἀποστρέφω 
Apostrepho 
Usage: 8

ἕκαστος 
hekastos 
Usage: 73

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about Acts 3:26

Images Acts 3:26

Context Readings

Peter Preaches In The Temple

25 "It is you who are the sons of the prophets and of the covenant which God made with your fathers, saying to Abraham, 'AND IN YOUR SEED ALL THE FAMILIES OF THE EARTH SHALL BE BLESSED.' 26 "For you first, God raised up His Servant and sent Him to bless you by turning every one of you from your wicked ways."



Cross References

Acts 3:22

"Moses said, 'THE LORD GOD WILL RAISE UP FOR YOU A PROPHET LIKE ME FROM YOUR BRETHREN; TO HIM YOU SHALL GIVE HEED to everything He says to you.

Matthew 1:21

"She will bear a Son; and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins."

Acts 3:25

"It is you who are the sons of the prophets and of the covenant which God made with your fathers, saying to Abraham, 'AND IN YOUR SEED ALL THE FAMILIES OF THE EARTH SHALL BE BLESSED.'

Romans 1:16

For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.

Psalm 67:6-7

The earth has yielded its produce; God, our God, blesses us.

Psalm 72:17

May his name endure forever; May his name increase as long as the sun shines; And let men bless themselves by him; Let all nations call him blessed.

Isaiah 59:20-21

"A Redeemer will come to Zion, And to those who turn from transgression in Jacob," declares the LORD.

Jeremiah 32:38-41

"They shall be My people, and I will be their God;

Jeremiah 33:8-9

'I will cleanse them from all their iniquity by which they have sinned against Me, and I will pardon all their iniquities by which they have sinned against Me and by which they have transgressed against Me.

Ezekiel 11:19-20

"And I will give them one heart, and put a new spirit within them And I will take the heart of stone out of their flesh and give them a heart of flesh,

Ezekiel 36:25-29

"Then I will sprinkle clean water on you, and you will be clean; I will cleanse you from all your filthiness and from all your idols.

Matthew 10:5-6

These twelve Jesus sent out after instructing them: "Do not go in the way of the Gentiles, and do not enter any city of the Samaritans;

Luke 2:10-11

But the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid; for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be for all the people;

Luke 24:47

and that repentance for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in His name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem.

Acts 1:8

but you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to the remotest part of the earth."

Acts 2:24

"But God raised Him up again, putting an end to the agony of death, since it was impossible for Him to be held in its power.

Acts 3:15

but put to death the Prince of life, the one whom God raised from the dead, a fact to which we are witnesses.

Acts 3:20

and that He may send Jesus, the Christ appointed for you,

Acts 13:26

"Brethren, sons of Abraham's family, and those among you who fear God, to us the message of this salvation has been sent.

Acts 13:32-33

"And we preach to you the good news of the promise made to the fathers,

Acts 13:46-47

Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly and said, "It was necessary that the word of God be spoken to you first; since you repudiate it and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, behold, we are turning to the Gentiles.

Acts 18:4-6

And he was reasoning in the synagogue every Sabbath and trying to persuade Jews and Greeks.

Acts 26:20

but kept declaring both to those of Damascus first, and also at Jerusalem and then throughout all the region of Judea, and even to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, performing deeds appropriate to repentance.

Acts 28:23-28

When they had set a day for Paul, they came to him at his lodging in large numbers; and he was explaining to them by solemnly testifying about the kingdom of God and trying to persuade them concerning Jesus, from both the Law of Moses and from the Prophets, from morning until evening.

Romans 2:9-10

There will be tribulation and distress for every soul of man who does evil, of the Jew first and also of the Greek,

Romans 15:29

I know that when I come to you, I will come in the fullness of the blessing of Christ.

Galatians 3:9-14

So then those who are of faith are blessed with Abraham, the believer.

Ephesians 1:3

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ,

Ephesians 5:26-27

so that He might sanctify her, having cleansed her by the washing of water with the word,

Titus 2:11-14

For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all men,

1 Peter 1:3

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His great mercy has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,

1 Peter 3:9

not returning evil for evil or insult for insult, but giving a blessing instead; for you were called for the very purpose that you might inherit a blessing.

1 John 3:5-8

You know that He appeared in order to take away sins; and in Him there is no sin.

Jude 1:24

Now to Him who is able to keep you from stumbling, and to make you stand in the presence of His glory blameless with great joy,

Revelation 7:4-9

And I heard the number of those who were sealed, one hundred and forty-four thousand sealed from every tribe of the sons of Israel:



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