Parallel Verses

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!

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.

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

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 
Usage: 764

thou hast thought
νομίζω 
Nomizo 
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 
Usage: 1151

κτάομαι 
Ktaomai 
Usage: 4

Context Readings

Philip Preaches In Samaria

19 saying, “Give me this power too, so that anyone I lay hands on may receive the Holy Spirit.” 20 But Peter told him, “May your silver be destroyed with you, because you thought the gift of God could be obtained with money! 21 You have no part or share in this matter, because your heart is not right before God.



Cross References

Daniel 5:17

Then Daniel answered the king, “You may keep your gifts, and give your rewards to someone else; however, I will read the inscription for the king and make the interpretation known to him.

Acts 2:38

“Repent,” Peter said to them, “and be baptized, each of you, 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 those with skin diseases, drive out demons. You have received free of charge; give free of charge.

Deuteronomy 7:26

You must not bring any abhorrent thing into your house, or you will be set apart for destruction like it. You are to utterly detest and abhor it, because it is set apart for destruction.

Deuteronomy 15:9

Be careful that there isn’t this wicked thought in your heart, ‘The seventh year, the year of canceling debts, is near,’ and you are stingy toward your poor brother and give him nothing. He will cry out to the Lord against you, and you will be guilty.

Joshua 7:24-25

Then Joshua and all Israel with him took Achan son of Zerah, the silver, the cloak, and the bar of gold, his sons and daughters, his ox, donkey, and sheep, his tent, and all that he had, and brought them up to the Valley of Achor.

2 Kings 5:15-16

Then Naaman and his whole company went back to the man of God, stood before him, and declared, “I know there’s no God in the whole world except in Israel. Therefore, please accept a gift from your servant.”

2 Kings 5:26-27

But Elisha questioned him, “Wasn’t my spirit there when the man got down from his chariot to meet you? Is it a time to accept money and clothes, olive orchards and vineyards, sheep and oxen, and male and female slaves?

Proverbs 15:26

The Lord detests the plans of an evil man,
but pleasant words are pure.

Isaiah 55:1

“Come, everyone who is thirsty,
come to the waters;
and you without money,
come, buy, and eat!
Come, buy wine and milk
without money and without cost!

Habakkuk 2:9-10

Woe to him who dishonestly makes
wealth for his house
to place his nest on high,
to escape from the reach of disaster!

Zechariah 5:4

I will send it out,”—this is the declaration of 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. It will stay inside his house and destroy it along with its timbers and stones.”

Matthew 15:19

For from the heart come evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, sexual immoralities, thefts, false testimonies, blasphemies.

Matthew 27:3-5

Then Judas, His betrayer, seeing that He had been condemned, was full of remorse and returned the 30 pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders.

Acts 1:18

Now this man acquired a field with his unrighteous wages. He fell headfirst and burst open in the middle, and all his insides spilled out.

Acts 8:22

Therefore repent of this wickedness of yours, and pray to the Lord that the intent of your heart may be forgiven you.

Acts 10:45

The circumcised believers who had come with Peter were astounded because the gift of the Holy Spirit had been poured out on the Gentiles also.

Acts 11:17

Therefore, if God gave them the same gift that He also gave to us when we believed on the Lord Jesus Christ, how could I possibly hinder God?”

1 Timothy 6:9

But those who want to be rich fall into temptation, a trap, and many foolish and harmful desires, which plunge people into ruin and destruction.

James 5:3

Your silver and gold are corroded, and their corrosion will be a witness against you and will eat your flesh like fire. You stored up treasure in the last days!

2 Peter 2:14-17

They have eyes full of adultery and are always looking for sin. They seduce unstable people and have hearts trained in greed. Children under a curse!

Revelation 18:15

The merchants of these things, who became rich from her, will stand far off in fear of her torment, weeping and mourning,

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