Parallel Verses

Amplified

Philip [the deacon, not the apostle] went down to the city of Samaria and proclaimed the Christ (the Messiah) to them [the people];

New American Standard Bible

Philip went down to the city of Samaria and began proclaiming Christ to them.

King James Version

Then Philip went down to the city of Samaria, and preached Christ unto them.

Holman Bible

Philip went down to a city in Samaria and proclaimed the Messiah to them.

International Standard Version

Philip went down to the city of Samaria and began to preach the Messiah to the people.

A Conservative Version

And Philip, who went down to a city of Samaria, proclaimed the Christ to them.

American Standard Version

And Philip went down to the city of Samaria, and proclaimed unto them the Christ.

An Understandable Version

And Philip went down to the city of Samaria and proclaimed Christ to them.

Anderson New Testament

And Philip went down to the city of Samaria, and preached the Christ to them.

Bible in Basic English

And Philip went down to Samaria and was teaching them about Christ.

Common New Testament

Philip went down to a city of Samaria and proclaimed Christ to them.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Philip being arrived at Samaria, preached Christ to them.

Darby Translation

And Philip, going down to a city of Samaria, preached the Christ to them;

Godbey New Testament

and Philip, having gone down to the city of Samaria, was preaching Christ to them,

Goodspeed New Testament

Philip reached the city of Samaria, and proclaimed the Christ to them.

John Wesley New Testament

And Philip coming down to a city of Samaria, preached Christ to them.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then Philip went down to the city of Samaria and preached the Christ unto them.

Julia Smith Translation

And Philip having come down to the city of Samaria, proclaimed Christ to them.

King James 2000

Then Philip went down to the city of Samaria, and preached Christ unto them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Philip came down to the city of Samaria [and] began proclaiming the Christ to them.

Modern King James verseion

And Philip went down to the city of Samaria and proclaimed Christ to them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then came Philip into a city of Samaria, and preached Christ unto them.

Moffatt New Testament

Philip travelled down to a town in Samaria, where he preached Christ to the people.

Montgomery New Testament

Philip went down to the city of Samaria, and began to preach Christ there.

NET Bible

Philip went down to the main city of Samaria and began proclaiming the Christ to them.

New Heart English Bible

Philip went down to the city of Samaria, and proclaimed to them the Messiah.

Noyes New Testament

And Philip went down to a city of Samaria, and preached to them the Christ.

Sawyer New Testament

and Philip going down to a city of Samaria preached Christ to them.

The Emphasized Bible

And, Philip, going down unto the city of Samaria, proclaimed unto them the Christ.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But Philip, going down to a city of Samaria, preached Christ unto them.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Philip went down to the city of Samaria, and there began to preach the Christ.

Webster

Then Philip went down to the city of Samaria, and preached Christ to them.

Weymouth New Testament

while Philip went down to the city of Samaria and proclaimed Christ there.

Williams New Testament

So Philip went down to the city of Samaria and began to preach the Christ to the Samaritans.

World English Bible

Philip went down to the city of Samaria, and proclaimed to them the Christ.

Worrell New Testament

And Philip, having come down to the city of Samaria, preached to them the Christ.

Worsley New Testament

And Philip coming to the city of Samaria, preached Christ unto them.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Philip having gone down to a city of Samaria, was preaching to them the Christ,

Interlinear

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

Φίλιππος 
Philippos 
Usage: 36

κατέρχομαι 
Katerchomai 
Usage: 13

to
εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the city
πόλις 
Polis 
Usage: 132

of Samaria
Σαμάρεια 
Samareia 
Usage: 10

and preached
κηρύσσω 
Kerusso 
Usage: 49

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

Context Readings

Philip Preaches In Samaria

4 Now those who were scattered abroad went about [through the land from place to place] preaching the glad tidings, the Word [ the doctrine concerning the attainment through Christ of salvation in the kingdom of God]. 5 Philip [the deacon, not the apostle] went down to the city of Samaria and proclaimed the Christ (the Messiah) to them [the people]; 6 And great crowds of people with one accord listened to and heeded what was said by Philip, as they heard him and watched the miracles and wonders which he kept performing [from time to time].



Cross References

Acts 6:5

And the suggestion pleased the whole assembly, and they selected Stephen, a man full of faith (a strong and welcome belief that Jesus is the Messiah) and full of and controlled by the Holy Spirit, and Philip, and Prochorus, and Nicanor, and Timon, and Parmenas, and Nicolaus, a proselyte (convert) from Antioch.

Matthew 10:5-6

Jesus sent out these twelve, charging them, Go nowhere among the Gentiles and do not go into any town of the Samaritans;

John 4:25-26

The woman said to Him, I know that Messiah is coming, He Who is called the Christ (the Anointed One); and when He arrives, He will tell us everything we need to know and make it clear to us.

Acts 1:8

But you shall receive power (ability, efficiency, and might) when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you shall be My witnesses in Jerusalem and all Judea and Samaria and to the ends (the very bounds) of the earth.

Acts 5:42

Yet [in spite of the threats] they never ceased for a single day, both in the temple area and at home, to teach and to proclaim the good news (Gospel) of Jesus [as] the Christ (the Messiah).

Acts 8:1

And Saul was [not only] consenting to [Stephen's] death [he was pleased and entirely approving]. On that day a great and severe persecution broke out against the church which was in Jerusalem; and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles (special messengers).

Acts 8:14-15

Now when the apostles (special messengers) at Jerusalem heard that [the country of] Samaria had accepted and welcomed the Word of God, they sent Peter and John to them,

Acts 8:35-36

Then Philip opened his mouth, and beginning with this portion of Scripture he announced to him the glad tidings (Gospel) of Jesus and about Him.

Acts 8:40

But Philip was found at Azotus, and passing on he preached the good news (Gospel) to all the towns until he reached Caesarea.

Acts 9:20

And immediately in the synagogues he proclaimed Jesus, saying, He is the Son of God!

Acts 17:2-3

And Paul entered, as he usually did, and for three Sabbaths he reasoned and argued with them from the Scriptures,

Acts 21:8

On the morrow we left there and came to Caesarea; and we went into the house of Philip the evangelist, who was one of the Seven [first deacons], and stayed with him.

1 Corinthians 1:23

We preach Christ (the Messiah) crucified, [preaching which] to the Jews is a scandal and an offensive stumbling block [that springs a snare or trap], and to the Gentiles it is absurd and utterly unphilosophical nonsense.

1 Corinthians 2:2

For I resolved to know nothing (to be acquainted with nothing, to make a display of the knowledge of nothing, and to be conscious of nothing) among you except Jesus Christ (the Messiah) and Him crucified.

1 Corinthians 3:11

For no other foundation can anyone lay than that which is [already] laid, which is Jesus Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One).

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