Parallel Verses

World English Bible

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

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

And while they were stoning Stephen, he prayed, Lord Jesus, receive and accept and welcome my spirit!

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]."

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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And they stoned Stephen calling upon God 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!"

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

American

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. The witnesses placed their garments at the feet of a young man named Saul. 59 They stoned Stephen as he called out, saying, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit!" 60 He kneeled down, and cried with a loud voice, "Lord, don't hold this sin against them!" When he had said this, he fell asleep.


Cross References

Psalm 31:5

Into your hand I commend my spirit. You redeem me, Yahweh, God of truth.

Luke 23:46

Jesus, crying with a loud voice, said, "Father, into your hands I commit my spirit!" Having said this, he breathed his last.

Acts 9:14

Here he has authority from the chief priests to bind all who call on your name."

Acts 9:21

All who heard him were amazed, and said, "Isn't this he who in Jerusalem made havoc of those who called on this name? And he had come here intending to bring them bound before the chief priests!"

Acts 22:16

Now why do you wait? Arise, be baptized, and wash away your sins, calling on the name of the Lord.'

Romans 10:12-14

For there is no distinction between Jew and Greek; for the same Lord is Lord of all, and is rich to all who call on him.

1 Corinthians 1:2

to the assembly of God which is at Corinth; those who are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, with all who call on the name of our Lord Jesus Christ in every place, both theirs and ours:

Joel 2:32

It will happen that whoever will call on the name of Yahweh shall be saved; for in Mount Zion and in Jerusalem there will be those who escape, as Yahweh has said, and among the remnant, those whom Yahweh calls.

Acts 2:21

It will be, that whoever will call on the name of the Lord will be saved.'

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