Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

But Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men!

New American Standard Bible

But Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men.

King James Version

Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.

Holman Bible

But Peter and the apostles replied, “We must obey God rather than men.

A Conservative Version

And Peter and the apostles having answered, they said, We must obey God rather than men.

American Standard Version

But Peter and the apostles answered and said, We must obey God rather than men.

Amplified

Then Peter and the apostles replied, We must obey God rather than men.

An Understandable Version

But Peter and the apostles answered them, "We must obey God instead of [you] men [in this situation].

Anderson New Testament

But Peter and the apostles answered and said: "We must obey God rather than men.

Bible in Basic English

But Peter and the Apostles, answering, said, We have to do the orders of God, not of man.

Common New Testament

But Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men.

Daniel Mace New Testament

then Peter and the other apostles made answer, we ought to obey God rather than men.

Darby Translation

But Peter answering, and the apostles, said, God must be obeyed rather than men.

Godbey New Testament

But Peter and the apostles responding said, It behooves us to obey God rather than men.

Goodspeed New Testament

Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men.

John Wesley New Testament

Then Peter and the other apostles answering said, We ought to obey God rather than man.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We must persuade God rather than men.

Julia Smith Translation

And Peter having answered, and the sent, said, We must obey God rather than men.

King James 2000

Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But Peter and the apostles answered [and] said, "It is necessary to obey God rather than men!

Modern King James verseion

And Peter and the apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Peter and the other apostles answered, and said, "We ought more to obey God than men.

Moffatt New Testament

Peter and the apostles answered, "One must obey God rather than men.

Montgomery New Testament

But Peter and the apostles said in reply.

NET Bible

But Peter and the apostles replied, "We must obey God rather than people.

New Heart English Bible

But Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men.

Noyes New Testament

But Peter and the apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.

Sawyer New Testament

And Peter answering, and the apostles, said, It is necessary to obey God rather than man.

The Emphasized Bible

But Peter and the Apostles, answering, said - It is needful to be yielding obedience unto God rather than unto men: -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then Peter and the apostles answering said, We must obey God rather than men.

Twentieth Century New Testament

To this Peter and the Apostles replied: "We must obey God rather than men.

Webster

Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.

Weymouth New Testament

Peter and the other Apostles replied, "We must obey God rather than man.

Williams New Testament

Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men.

World English Bible

But Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men.

Worrell New Testament

But Peter and the apostles, answering, said, "It is proper to obey God rather than men.

Worsley New Testament

But Peter, and the other apostles, answered, and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Peter and the apostles answering, said, 'To obey God it behoveth, rather than men;

Interlinear

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

Πέτρος 
Petros 
Usage: 160

and



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

the
ἀπόστολος 
Apostolos 
Usage: 78

ἀπόστολος 
Apostolos 
Usage: 78

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

We
πειθαρχέω 
Peitharcheo 
Usage: 4

δεῖ 
Dei 
Usage: 72

to obey
πειθαρχέω 
Peitharcheo 
Usage: 4

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

μᾶλλον 
Mallon 
more, rather, the more, better ,
Usage: 66

ἤ 
or, than, either, or else, nor, not tr,
Usage: 199

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

The Apostles On Trial Again

28 He said, "We gave you strict orders not to teach in his name, didn't we? Yet you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching and are determined to bring this man's blood on us!" 29 But Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men! 30 The God of our ancestors raised Jesus to life after you killed him by hanging him on a tree.



Cross References

Acts 4:19

But Peter and John answered them, "You must decide whether it is right in the sight of God to listen to you rather than God,

Mark 7:7-9

Their worship of me is worthless, because they teach human rules as doctrines.'

Genesis 3:17

He told the man, "Because you have listened to what your wife said, and have eaten from the tree about which I commanded you, "You must not eat from it,' cursed is the ground because of you. You'll eat from it through pain-filled labor for the rest of your life.

1 Samuel 15:24

"I've sinned," Saul replied to Samuel. "I've broken the LORD's command and your word, because I was afraid of the people and listened to them.

Revelation 14:8-12

Then another angel, a second one, followed him, saying, "Fallen! Babylon the Great has fallen! She has made all nations drink the wine, the wrath earned for her sexual sins."

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