Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Whom they set before the apostles: and when they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.

New American Standard Bible

And these they brought before the apostles; and after praying, they laid their hands on them.

King James Version

Whom they set before the apostles: and when they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.

Holman Bible

They had them stand before the apostles, who prayed and laid their hands on them.

International Standard Version

They had these men stand before the apostles, who prayed and laid their hands on them.

A Conservative Version

men whom they placed before the apostles. And having prayed, they laid hands upon them.

American Standard Version

whom they set before the apostles: and when they had prayed, they laid their hands upon them.

Amplified

They brought these men before the apostles; and after praying, they laid their hands on them [to dedicate and commission them for this service].

An Understandable Version

[Then] they presented these men to the apostles, who prayed for them while placing their hands on them [to signify their appointment].

Anderson New Testament

whom they set before the apostles. And when they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.

Bible in Basic English

These they took to the Apostles, who, after prayer, put their hands on them.

Common New Testament

These they set before the apostles, and they prayed and laid their hands on them.

Daniel Mace New Testament

these they presented to the apostles: who after prayer gave them imposition of hands.

Darby Translation

whom they set before the apostles; and, having prayed, they laid their hands on them.

Godbey New Testament

the Antiochian proselyte, whom they placed before the apostles, and having prayed, they placed their hands on them.

Goodspeed New Testament

They brought these men before the apostles, and they prayed and laid their hands upon them.

John Wesley New Testament

Whom they set before the apostles, and having prayed, they laid their hands upon them.

Julia Smith Translation

Whom they set before the sent: and having prayed, they put hands upon them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

whom they stood before the apostles. And they prayed [and] placed [their] hands on them.

Modern King James verseion

They set these before the apostles. And having prayed, they laid hands on them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

which they set before the apostles, and they prayed and laid their hands on them.

Moffatt New Testament

these men they presented to the apostles, who, after prayer, laid their hands upon them.

Montgomery New Testament

These men they presented to the apostles who, when they had prayed, laid their hands upon them.

NET Bible

They stood these men before the apostles, who prayed and placed their hands on them.

New Heart English Bible

whom they set before the apostles. When they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.

Noyes New Testament

whom they set before the apostles; and when they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.

Sawyer New Testament

and set them before the Apostles; and they having prayed imposed hands on them.

The Emphasized Bible

Whom they set before the Apostles, and, praying, they laid upon them their hands.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

whom they presented before the apostles: and having prayed, they laid their hands upon them.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And they brought these men to the Apostles, who, after praying, placed their hands on them.

Webster

Whom they set before the apostles: and when they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.

Weymouth New Testament

These men they brought to the Apostles, and, after prayer, they laid their hands upon them.

Williams New Testament

They presented these men to the apostles, and after they had prayed, they laid their hands upon them.

World English Bible

whom they set before the apostles. When they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.

Worrell New Testament

whom they set before the apostles; and, having prayed, they laid their hands on them.

Worsley New Testament

These they set before the apostles; who, when they had prayed, laid their hands upon them.

Youngs Literal Translation

whom they did set before the apostles, and they, having prayed, laid on them their hands.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

ἵστημι 
histemi 
Usage: 129

ἐνώπιον 
Enopion 
before, in the sight of, in the presence of, in sight, in presence, to, not tr
Usage: 78

the apostles
ἀπόστολος 
Apostolos 
Usage: 78

and

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

προσεύχομαι 
Proseuchomai 
Usage: 61

ἐπιτίθημι 
Epitithemi 
lay on, lay, put, lay upon, put on, put upon, set, not tr,
Usage: 34

χείρ 
Cheir 
hand, not tr
Usage: 149

Context Readings

The First Seven Deacons Appointed

5 And the saying pleased the whole multitude: and they chose Stephen, a man full of faith and of the Holy Spirit, and Philip, and Prochorus, and Nicanor, and Timon, and Parmenas, and Nicolaus a proselyte of Antioch: 6 Whom they set before the apostles: and when they had prayed, they laid their hands on them. 7 And the word of God increased; and the number of the disciples multiplied in Jerusalem greatly; and a great company of the priests were obedient to the faith.


Cross References

Acts 1:24

And they prayed, and said, You, Lord, who know the hearts of all men, show which of these two you have chosen,

Acts 8:17

Then laid they their hands on them, and they received the Holy Spirit.

1 Timothy 4:14

Neglect not the gift that is in you, which was given you through prophecy, with the laying on of the hands of the presbytery.

2 Timothy 1:6

Therefore I remind you that you stir up the gift of God, which is in you by the laying on of my hands.

Acts 9:17

And Ananias went his way, and entered into the house; and putting his hands on him said, Brother Saul, the Lord, even Jesus, that appeared unto you in the way as you came, has sent me, that you might receive your sight, and be filled with the Holy Spirit.

Acts 13:3

And when they had fasted and prayed, and laid their hands on them, they sent them away.

1 Timothy 5:22

Lay hands hastily on no man, neither be partaker of other men's sins: keep yourself pure.

Numbers 8:10

And you shall bring the Levites before the LORD: and the children of Israel shall put their hands upon the Levites:

Hebrews 6:2

Of the doctrine of baptisms, and of laying on of hands, and of resurrection of the dead, and of eternal judgment.

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