Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

So, they stoned Stephen [to death] as he called out to the Lord, saying, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit [as I die]."

New American Standard Bible

They went on stoning Stephen as he called on the Lord and said, “Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!”

King James Version

And they stoned Stephen, calling upon God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Holman Bible

They were stoning Stephen as he called out: “Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!”

International Standard Version

As they continued to stone Stephen, he kept praying, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!"

A Conservative Version

And they stoned Stephen, who was calling and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

American Standard Version

And they stoned Stephen, calling upon the Lord , and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Amplified

They continued stoning Stephen as he called on the Lord and said, “Lord Jesus, receive and accept and welcome my spirit!”

Anderson New Testament

And they stoned Stephen while he was calling on the Lord, and saying: Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Bible in Basic English

And Stephen, while he was being stoned, made prayer to God, saying, Lord Jesus, take my spirit.

Common New Testament

And as they were stoning Stephen, he prayed, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit."

Daniel Mace New Testament

Thus they stoned Stephen, while he was calling upon God, and saying, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit."

Darby Translation

And they stoned Stephen, praying, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Godbey New Testament

and continued to stone Stephen, calling upon the Lord, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Goodspeed New Testament

As they stoned Stephen, he prayed, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!"

John Wesley New Testament

And they stoned Stephen, invoking and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Julia Smith Translation

And they stoned Stephen, calling upon, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

King James 2000

And they stoned Stephen, calling upon God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they kept on stoning Stephen [as he] was calling out and saying, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!"

Modern King James verseion

And they stoned Stephen, who was calling on God and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they stoned Stephen, calling on and saying, "Lord Jesus receive my spirit."

Moffatt New Testament

So they stoned Stephen, who called on the Lord, saying, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!"

Montgomery New Testament

So they stoned Stephen while he prayed, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit."

NET Bible

They continued to stone Stephen while he prayed, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!"

New Heart English Bible

They stoned Stephen as he called out, saying, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit."

Noyes New Testament

and they stoned Stephen, making supplication, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Sawyer New Testament

and they stoned Stephen, calling and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

The Emphasized Bible

And they stoned Stephen, as he was invoking and saying - Lord Jesus! give welcome unto my spirit.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And they stoned Stephen, in the act of prayer, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!

Twentieth Century New Testament

And they stoned Stephen, while he cried to the Lord: "Lord Jesus! receive my spirit!"

Webster

And they stoned Stephen, calling upon God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Weymouth New Testament

So they stoned Stephen, while he prayed, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit."

Williams New Testament

They continued stoning Stephen as he continued praying, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!"

World English Bible

They stoned Stephen as he called out, saying, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!"

Worrell New Testament

And they were stoning Stephen, calling and saying, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!"

Worsley New Testament

And they stoned Stephen calling upon God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.

Youngs Literal Translation

and they were stoning Stephen, calling and saying, 'Lord Jesus, receive my spirit;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

λιθοβολέω 
Lithoboleo 
Usage: 5

Στέφανος 
Stephanos 
Usage: 7

ἐπικαλέομαι 
Epikaleomai 
Usage: 32

God, and

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

λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

δέχομαι 
Dechomai 
Usage: 30

my
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

References

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Easton

Fausets

Images Acts 7:59

Prayers for Acts 7:59

Context Readings

Stephen's Martyrdom

58 They threw him out of the city and stoned him [to death]. Those who witnessed [the incident] placed their clothes at the feet of a young man named Saul. 59 So, they stoned Stephen [to death] as he called out to the Lord, saying, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit [as I die]." 60 Then he kneeled down and called out in a loud voice, "Lord, do not hold them responsible for this sin [of killing me]." And when he said this he fell asleep [in death].


Cross References

Luke 23:46

Jesus called out in a loud voice, "Father, I commit my spirit into your hands." And after He said this, He gave up His spirit [i.e., to God in death].

Acts 9:14

And [now] he is here with authority from the leading priests to tie up [and imprison] everyone who calls on your name."

Acts 9:21

And everyone who heard him was amazed and exclaimed, "Is this not the man who tried to destroy all the people who called on [Jesus'] name in Jerusalem and has now come here [to Damascus] for the purpose of arresting them and bringing them before the leading priests?"

Acts 22:16

So now, what are you waiting for? Get up and be immersed [into Christ], and have your sins washed away as you appeal to His name [i.e., to Christ's authority].'

Romans 10:12-14

For there is no distinction [with God] between Jews and Greeks [i.e., Gentiles], for all have the same Lord, who is generous to all who appeal to Him [for help].

1 Corinthians 1:2

[it is being sent] to the church of God at Corinth. [You people are] set apart in [the fellowship of] Christ Jesus and called [by God] to be saints [i.e., His holy people], along with all [others] everywhere who call on our Lord Jesus Christ [i.e., in prayer]. He is their Lord and ours [as well].

1 Corinthians 1:2

[it is being sent] to the church of God at Corinth. [You people are] set apart in [the fellowship of] Christ Jesus and called [by God] to be saints [i.e., His holy people], along with all [others] everywhere who call on our Lord Jesus Christ [i.e., in prayer]. He is their Lord and ours [as well].

Acts 2:21

And the time will come when every person who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved' [i.e., whoever appeals to God through obedient faith in Christ].

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