Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

and he was returning and sitting in his chariot, and was reading the prophet Isaiah.

King James Version

Was returning, and sitting in his chariot read Esaias the prophet.

Holman Bible

and was sitting in his chariot on his way home, reading the prophet Isaiah aloud.

International Standard Version

Now he was returning home, seated in his chariot, and reading from the prophet Isaiah.

A Conservative Version

And he was returning, and sitting in his chariot, and reading the prophet Isaiah.

American Standard Version

and he was returning and sitting in his chariot, and was reading the prophet Isaiah.

Amplified

and he was returning, and sitting in his chariot he was reading [the scroll of] the prophet Isaiah.

An Understandable Version

He was returning [to his home in Ethiopia] and was sitting in his chariot [Note: Chariots were stopped on long journeys occasionally for resting, eating, reading, etc.] reading [a scroll of] the prophet Isaiah.

Anderson New Testament

was returning, and, sitting in his chariot, read the prophet Isaiah.

Bible in Basic English

He was going back, seated in his carriage, and was reading the book of the prophet Isaiah.

Common New Testament

and he was returning and sitting in his chariot, and was reading the prophet Isaiah.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but was now upon his return, and sat in his chariot, reading the prophet Esaias.

Darby Translation

was returning and sitting in his chariot: and he was reading the prophet Esaias.

Godbey New Testament

and was returning, and sitting upon his chariot he was reading the prophet Isaiah.

Goodspeed New Testament

and was on his way home. He was sitting in his car, reading the prophet Isaiah.

John Wesley New Testament

and had come to Jerusalem to worship, Was returning, and sitting in his chariot, read the prophet Isaiah.

Julia Smith Translation

And he was returning, and sitting in his chariot he read the prophet Esaias.

King James 2000

Was returning, and sitting in his chariot read Isaiah the prophet.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and was returning and sitting in his chariot, and reading aloud the prophet Isaiah.

Modern King James verseion

was returning. And sitting in his chariot he read Isaiah the prophet.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And as he returned home again, sitting in his chariot, he read Isaiah the prophet.

Moffatt New Testament

and was on his way home. He was sitting in his chariot, reading the prophet Isaiah.

Montgomery New Testament

Was now on his way home, and was reading the Prophet Isaiah as he sat in his chariot.

NET Bible

and was returning home, sitting in his chariot, reading the prophet Isaiah.

New Heart English Bible

He was returning and sitting in his chariot, and was reading the prophet Isaiah.

Noyes New Testament

was returning and sitting in his chariot; and he was reading the prophet Isaiah.

Sawyer New Testament

and he was returning and sitting in his chariot reading the prophet Isaiah.

The Emphasized Bible

And was returning, and, sitting in his chariot, and was reading the prophet Isaiah.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

and was returning, and sitting in his chariot, was reading the prophet Isaiah.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And was now on his way home, sitting in his carriage and reading the Prophet Isaiah.

Webster

Was returning; and sitting in his chariot, read Isaiah the prophet.

Weymouth New Testament

and was now on his way home; and as he sat in his chariot he was reading the Prophet Isaiah.

Williams New Testament

and now was on his way home. He was seated in his chariot, reading the prophet Isaiah.

World English Bible

He was returning and sitting in his chariot, and was reading the prophet Isaiah.

Worrell New Testament

he was also returning, and, sitting on his chariot, was reading the prophet Isaiah.

Worsley New Testament

was returning, and as he sat in his chariot, was reading the prophet Esaias:

Youngs Literal Translation

he was also returning, and is sitting on his chariot, and he was reading the prophet Isaiah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Was
ἦν 
En 
was, were, had been, had, taught , stood , , vr was
Usage: 410

ὑποστρέφω 
Hupostrepho 
Usage: 31

and

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

κάθημαι 
Kathemai 
sit, sit down, sit by, be set down, dwell
Usage: 78

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

his

Usage: 0

ἅρμα 
Harma 
Usage: 3

ἀναγινώσκω 
Anaginosko 
Usage: 20

Ἡσαΐ́ας 
hesaias 
Usage: 18

Context Readings

Philip And The Ethiopian Eunuch

27 So he got up and went; and there was an Ethiopian eunuch, a court official of Candace, queen of the Ethiopians, who was in charge of all her treasure; and he had come to Jerusalem to worship, 28 and he was returning and sitting in his chariot, and was reading the prophet Isaiah. 29 Then the Spirit said to Philip, “Go up and join this chariot.”


Cross References

Deuteronomy 6:6-7

These words, which I am commanding you today, shall be on your heart.

Deuteronomy 11:18-20

You shall therefore impress these words of mine on your heart and on your soul; and you shall bind them as a sign on your hand, and they shall be as frontals on your forehead.

Deuteronomy 17:18-19

“Now it shall come about when he sits on the throne of his kingdom, he shall write for himself a copy of this law on a scroll in the presence of the Levitical priests.

Joshua 1:8

This book of the law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it; for then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have success.

Psalm 1:2-3

But his delight is in the law of the Lord,
And in His law he meditates day and night.

Psalm 119:99

I have more insight than all my teachers,
For Your testimonies are my meditation.

Psalm 119:111

I have inherited Your testimonies forever,
For they are the joy of my heart.

Proverbs 2:1-6

My son, if you will receive my words
And treasure my commandments within you,

Proverbs 8:33-34

Heed instruction and be wise,
And do not neglect it.

Isaiah 1:1

The vision of Isaiah the son of Amoz concerning Judah and Jerusalem, which he saw during the reigns of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz and Hezekiah, kings of Judah.

Luke 3:4

as it is written in the book of the words of Isaiah the prophet,
The voice of one crying in the wilderness,
Make ready the way of the Lord,
Make His paths straight.

Luke 4:17

And the book of the prophet Isaiah was handed to Him. And He opened the book and found the place where it was written,

John 5:39-40

You search the Scriptures because you think that in them you have eternal life; it is these that testify about Me;

Acts 17:11-12

Now these were more noble-minded than those in Thessalonica, for they received the word with great eagerness, examining the Scriptures daily to see whether these things were so.

Acts 28:25

And when they did not agree with one another, they began leaving after Paul had spoken one parting word, “The Holy Spirit rightly spoke through Isaiah the prophet to your fathers,

Colossians 3:16

Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with thankfulness in your hearts to God.

2 Timothy 3:15-17

and that from childhood you have known the sacred writings which are able to give you the wisdom that leads to salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus.

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