Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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

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 [now] returning, and sitting in his chariot he was reading the book 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 Then he arose and went, and, behold, a man of Ethiopia, a eunuch of great authority under Candace queen of the Ethiopians, who had the charge of all her treasure and had come to Jerusalem to worship, 28 was returning and sitting in his chariot reading Isaiah the prophet. 29 Then the Spirit said unto Philip, Go near and join thyself to this chariot.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 6:6-7

And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be upon thy heart,

Deuteronomy 11:18-20

Therefore, ye shall lay up these my words in your heart and in your soul and bind them for a sign upon your hand that they may be as frontlets between your eyes.

Deuteronomy 17:18-19

And it shall be when he sits upon the throne of his kingdom that he shall cause a copy of this second law to be written in a book in the presence of the priests the Levites;

Joshua 1:8

This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth, but thou shalt meditate therein day and night that thou may keep and do according to all that is written therein; for then thou shalt make thy way to prosper, and then thou shalt understand everything.

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 understanding than all my teachers, for thy testimonies have been my meditation.

Psalm 119:111

I have taken thy testimonies as a heritage for ever; for they are the rejoicing of my heart.

Proverbs 2:1-6

My son, if thou wilt receive my words and hide my commandments within thee

Proverbs 8:33-34

Hearken unto chastening, and be wise; refuse it not.

Isaiah 1:1

The vision of Isaiah the son of Amoz, which he saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem in the days 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, saying, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord; make his paths straight.

Luke 4:17

And there was delivered unto him the book of the prophet Isaiah. And when he had opened the book, he found the place where it was written,

John 5:39-40

Search the scriptures, for in them ye think ye have eternal life; and they are those who testify of me.

Acts 17:11-12

These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all diligence and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so.

Acts 28:25

And when they did not agree among themselves, they departed, after Paul had spoken this word, Well spoke the Holy Spirit by Isaiah the prophet unto our fathers,

Colossians 3:16

Let the word of the Christ dwell in you in abundance in all wisdom, teaching you and exhorting you one to another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with grace singing in your hearts unto the Lord.

2 Timothy 3:15-17

and that from a child thou hast known the holy scriptures, which are able to make thee wise unto saving health by the faith which is in Christ Jesus.

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