Parallel Verses

Amplified

Then [the apostles] laid their hands on them one by one, and they received the Holy Spirit.

New American Standard Bible

Then they began laying their hands on them, and they were receiving the Holy Spirit.

King James Version

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

Holman Bible

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

International Standard Version

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

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

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

An Understandable Version

Then the apostles placed their hands on [some of] them [and prayed, see verse 15] and they received [miraculous power from] the Holy Spirit.

Anderson New Testament

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

Bible in Basic English

Then they put their hands on them, and the Holy Spirit came on them.

Common New Testament

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

Daniel Mace New Testament

Jesus) the apostles therefore gave them imposition of hands, and they received the holy spirit.

Darby Translation

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

Godbey New Testament

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

Goodspeed New Testament

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

John Wesley New Testament

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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

Julia Smith Translation

Then put they hands upon them, and they received the Holy Spirit.

King James 2000

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

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then they placed [their] hands on them and they received the Holy Spirit.

Modern King James verseion

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

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then laid they their hands on them, and they received the holy ghost.

Moffatt New Testament

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

Montgomery New Testament

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

NET Bible

Then Peter and John placed their hands on the Samaritans, and they received the Holy Spirit.

New Heart English Bible

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

Noyes New Testament

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

Sawyer New Testament

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

The Emphasized Bible

Then, proceeded they to lay their hands upon them, and they were receiving Holy Spirit.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then they laid their hands upon them, and they received the Holy Ghost.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Then Peter and John placed their hands on them, and they received the Holy Spirit.

Webster

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

Weymouth New Testament

Then the Apostles placed their hands upon them, and they received the Holy Spirit.

Williams New Testament

Then they laid their hands upon them, and one by one they received the Holy Spirit.

World English Bible

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

Worrell New Testament

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

Worsley New Testament

and they received the holy Spirit.

Youngs Literal Translation

then were they laying hands on them, and they received the Holy Spirit.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
τότε 
Tote 
then, that time, when, not tr
Usage: 105

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

χείρ 
Cheir 
hand, not tr
Usage: 149

on
ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644


Usage: 0

and

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

λαμβάνω 
lambano 
receive, take, have, catch, not tr,
Usage: 178

the Holy
πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

Context Readings

Philip Preaches In Samaria

16 For He had not yet fallen upon any of them, but they had only been baptized into the name of the Lord Jesus. 17 Then [the apostles] laid their hands on them one by one, and they received the Holy Spirit. 18 However, when Simon saw that the [Holy] Spirit was imparted through the laying on of the apostles' hands, he brought money and offered it to them,



Cross References

Acts 6:6

These they presented to the apostles, who after prayer laid their hands on them.

Acts 9:17

So Ananias left and went into the house. And he laid his hands on Saul and said, Brother Saul, the Lord Jesus, Who appeared to you along the way by which you came here, has sent me that you may recover your sight and be filled with the Holy Spirit.

Acts 19:6

And as Paul laid his hands upon them, the Holy Spirit came on them; and they spoke in [foreign, unknown] tongues (languages) and prophesied.

Hebrews 6:2

With teachings about purifying, the laying on of hands, the resurrection from the dead, and eternal judgment and punishment. [These are all matters of which you should have been fully aware long, long ago.]

Numbers 8:10

And you shall present the Levites before the Lord, and the Israelites shall put their hands upon the Levites,

Numbers 27:18

The Lord said to Moses, Take Joshua son of Nun, a man in whom is the Spirit, and lay your hand upon him;

Acts 2:4

And they were all filled (diffused throughout their souls) with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other (different, foreign) languages (tongues), as the Spirit kept giving them clear and loud expression [in each tongue in appropriate words].

Acts 8:18

However, when Simon saw that the [Holy] Spirit was imparted through the laying on of the apostles' hands, he brought money and offered it to them,

Acts 13:3

Then after fasting and praying, they put their hands on them and sent them away.

Romans 1:11

For I am yearning to see you, that I may impart and share with you some spiritual gift to strengthen and establish you;

Galatians 3:2-5

Let me ask you this one question: Did you receive the [Holy] Spirit as the result of obeying the Law and doing its works, or was it by hearing [the message of the Gospel] and believing [it]? [Was it from observing a law of rituals or from a message of faith?]

1 Timothy 4:14

Do not neglect the gift which is in you, [that special inward endowment] which was directly imparted to you [by the Holy Spirit] by prophetic utterance when the elders laid their hands upon you [at your ordination].

1 Timothy 5:22

Do not be in a hurry in the laying on of hands [giving the sanction of the church too hastily in reinstating expelled offenders or in ordination in questionable cases], nor share or participate in another man's sins; keep yourself pure.

2 Timothy 1:6

That is why I would remind you to stir up (rekindle the embers of, fan the flame of, and keep burning) the [gracious] gift of God, [the inner fire] that is in you by means of the laying on of my hands [ with those of the elders at your ordination].

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