Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But Peter said to him, "May your silver perish with you, because you thought you could obtain the gift of God with money!

King James Version

But Peter said unto him, Thy money perish with thee, because thou hast thought that the gift of God may be purchased with money.

Holman Bible

But Peter told him, "May your silver be destroyed with you, because you thought the gift of God could be obtained with money!

International Standard Version

But Peter told him, "May your money perish with you, because you thought you could obtain God's free gift with money!

A Conservative Version

But Peter said to him, Thy silver with thee, may it be for destruction, because thou thought to obtain the gift of God by money.

American Standard Version

But Peter said unto him, Thy silver perish with thee, because thou hast thought to obtain the gift of God with money.

Amplified

But Peter said to him, Destruction overtake your money and you, because you imagined you could obtain the [free] gift of God with money!

An Understandable Version

But Peter said to him, "You and your money will both be destroyed for thinking you could buy the gift from God with money.

Anderson New Testament

But Peter said to him: Your money perish with you, because you thought that the gift of God might be purchased with money.

Bible in Basic English

But Peter said, May your money come to destruction with you, because you had the idea that what is freely given by God may be got for a price.

Common New Testament

But Peter said to him, "May your silver perish with you, because you thought you could obtain the gift of God with money!

Daniel Mace New Testament

but Peter said unto him, thy money perish with thee, for thinking that the gift of God may be purchased with money.

Darby Translation

And Peter said to him, Thy money go with thee to destruction, because thou hast thought that the gift of God can be obtained by money.

Godbey New Testament

And Peter said to him, Thy silver be unto destruction with thee, because thou hast thought to obtain the gift of God with money.

Goodspeed New Testament

But Peter said to him, "Go to destruction with your money, for thinking you could buy God's gift with it!

John Wesley New Testament

But Peter said to him, Thy money perish with thee, because thou hast thought to purchase the gift of God with money.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But Peter said unto him, Thy money perish with thee because thou hast thought that the gift of God may be purchased with money.

Julia Smith Translation

And Peter said to him, May thy silver be for ruin with thee, for thou thoughtest the gift of God to be purchased for money.

King James 2000

But Peter said unto him, Your money perish with you, because you have thought that the gift of God may be purchased with money.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But Peter said to him, "May your silver {be destroyed along with you}, because you thought {you could acquire} the gift of God by means of money!

Modern King James verseion

But Peter said to him, May your silver perish with you, because you have thought that the gift of God may be purchased with money.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said Peter unto him, "Thy money perish with thee, because thou wenest that the gift of God may be obtained with money.

Moffatt New Testament

Peter said to him, "Death to you and your money, for dreaming you could buy the gift of God!

Montgomery New Testament

But Peter said to him. "Your money perish with you, because you have supposed that with money you can obtain God's free gift!"

NET Bible

But Peter said to him, "May your silver perish with you, because you thought you could acquire God's gift with money!

New Heart English Bible

But Peter said to him, "May your silver perish with you, because you thought you could obtain the gift of God with money.

Noyes New Testament

But Peter said to him, Thy money perish with thee! because thou didst think to obtain the gift of God with money.

Sawyer New Testament

But Peter said to him, Your money go to perdition with you; because you have thought to purchase the gift of God with money.

The Emphasized Bible

And Peter said unto him - Thy silver, with thee, go to destruction! Because, the free-gift of God, thou didst suppose could, with money, be obtained!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But Peter said unto him, May thy silver with thyself go into perdition, because thou hast imagined that the gift of God can be purchased with money.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"A curse upon you and upon your money," Peter exclaimed, "for thinking that God's free gift can be bought with gold!

Webster

But Peter said to him, Thy money perish with thee, because thou hast thought that the gift of God may be purchased with money.

Weymouth New Testament

"Perish your money and yourself," replied Peter, "because you have imagined that you can obtain God's free gift with money!

Williams New Testament

But Peter said to him, "Your money go to perdition with you for even dreaming you could buy the gift of God with money!

World English Bible

But Peter said to him, "May your silver perish with you, because you thought you could obtain the gift of God with money!

Worrell New Testament

But Peter said to him, "Your money perish with you, because you thought to acquire the gift of God with money!

Worsley New Testament

But Peter said unto him, Let thy money perish with thee, since thou thoughtest to purchase the gift of God with money.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Peter said unto him, 'Thy silver with thee -- may it be to destruction! because the gift of God thou didst think to possess through money;

Interlinear

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

Πέτρος 
Petros 
Usage: 160

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

πρός 
Pros 
unto , to , with , for , against , among , at , not tr , , vr to
Usage: 412

him

him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

Thy
σοῦ 
Sou 
thy , thee , thine , thine own , thou , not tr
Usage: 241

ἀργύριον 
Argurion 
Usage: 15

ἀπώλεια 
Apoleia 
Usage: 18

with
σύν 
sun 
Usage: 120

σοί 
Soi 
thee , thou , thy , thine own , not tr
Usage: 113

ὅτι 
Hoti 
that , for , because , how that , how ,
Usage: 764

thou hast thought
νομίζω 
Nomizo 
suppose , think , be wont
Usage: 12

διά 
Dia 
by , through , with , for , for ... sake , therefore , for this cause , because ,
Usage: 527

the gift
δωρεά 
Dorea 
Usage: 10

of God
θεός 
theos 
God , god , godly , God-ward ,
Usage: 1151

κτάομαι 
Ktaomai 
Usage: 4

Context Readings

Philip Preaches In Samaria

19 saying, "Give this authority to me as well, so that everyone on whom I lay my hands may receive the Holy Spirit." 20 But Peter said to him, "May your silver perish with you, because you thought you could obtain the gift of God with money! 21 "You have no part or portion in this matter, for your heart is not right before God.



Cross References

Daniel 5:17

Then Daniel answered and said before the king, "Keep your gifts for yourself or give your rewards to someone else; however, I will read the inscription to the king and make the interpretation known to him.

Acts 2:38

Peter said to them, "Repent, and each of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins; and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

Matthew 10:8

"Heal the sick, raise the dead, cleanse the lepers, cast out demons. Freely you received, freely give.

Deuteronomy 7:26

"You shall not bring an abomination into your house, and like it come under the ban; you shall utterly detest it and you shall utterly abhor it, for it is something banned.

Deuteronomy 15:9

"Beware that there is no base thought in your heart, saying, 'The seventh year, the year of remission, is near,' and your eye is hostile toward your poor brother, and you give him nothing; then he may cry to the LORD against you, and it will be a sin in you.

Joshua 7:24-25

Then Joshua and all Israel with him, took Achan the son of Zerah, the silver, the mantle, the bar of gold, his sons, his daughters, his oxen, his donkeys, his sheep, his tent and all that belonged to him; and they brought them up to the valley of Achor.

2 Kings 5:15-16

When he returned to the man of God with all his company, and came and stood before him, he said, "Behold now, I know that there is no God in all the earth, but in Israel; so please take a present from your servant now."

2 Kings 5:26-27

Then he said to him, "Did not my heart go with you, when the man turned from his chariot to meet you? Is it a time to receive money and to receive clothes and olive groves and vineyards and sheep and oxen and male and female servants?

Proverbs 15:26

Evil plans are an abomination to the LORD, But pleasant words are pure.

Isaiah 55:1

"Ho! Every one who thirsts, come to the waters; And you who have no money come, buy and eat Come, buy wine and milk Without money and without cost.

Habakkuk 2:9-10

"Woe to him who gets evil gain for his house To put his nest on high, To be delivered from the hand of calamity!

Zechariah 5:4

"I will make it go forth," declares the LORD of hosts, "and it will enter the house of the thief and the house of the one who swears falsely by My name; and it will spend the night within that house and consume it with its timber and stones."

Matthew 15:19

"For out of the heart come evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications, thefts, false witness, slanders.

Matthew 27:3-5

Then when Judas, who had betrayed Him, saw that He had been condemned, he felt remorse and returned the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders,

Acts 1:18

(Now this man acquired a field with the price of his wickedness, and falling headlong, he burst open in the middle and all his intestines gushed out.

Acts 8:22

"Therefore repent of this wickedness of yours, and pray the Lord that, if possible, the intention of your heart may be forgiven you.

Acts 10:45

All the circumcised believers who came with Peter were amazed, because the gift of the Holy Spirit had been poured out on the Gentiles also.

Acts 11:17

"Therefore if God gave to them the same gift as He gave to us also after believing in the Lord Jesus Christ, who was I that I could stand in God's way?"

1 Timothy 6:9

But those who want to get rich fall into temptation and a snare and many foolish and harmful desires which plunge men into ruin and destruction.

James 5:3

Your gold and your silver have rusted; and their rust will be a witness against you and will consume your flesh like fire. It is in the last days that you have stored up your treasure!

2 Peter 2:14-17

having eyes full of adultery that never cease from sin, enticing unstable souls, having a heart trained in greed, accursed children;

Revelation 18:15

"The merchants of these things, who became rich from her, will stand at a distance because of the fear of her torment, weeping and mourning,



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