Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

And there was much rejoicing in Samaria [over the wonderful effects of Philip's ministry].

New American Standard Bible

So there was much rejoicing in that city.

King James Version

And there was great joy in that city.

Holman Bible

So there was great joy in that city.

International Standard Version

As a result, there was great rejoicing in that city.

A Conservative Version

And there became great joy in that city.

American Standard Version

And there was much joy in that city.

Amplified

So there was great rejoicing in that city.

Anderson New Testament

And there was great joy in that city.

Bible in Basic English

And there was much joy in that town.

Common New Testament

So there was much joy in that city.

Daniel Mace New Testament

which caused great joy in that city.

Darby Translation

And there was great joy in that city.

Godbey New Testament

and there was great joy in that city.

Goodspeed New Testament

So there was great rejoicing in that city.

John Wesley New Testament

And there was great joy in that city.

Julia Smith Translation

And great joy was in that city.

King James 2000

And there was great joy in that city.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And there was great joy in that city.

Modern King James verseion

And there was great joy in that city.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And there was great joy in that city.

Moffatt New Testament

So there was great rejoicing in that town.

Montgomery New Testament

There began to be great joy in that city.

NET Bible

So there was great joy in that city.

New Heart English Bible

There was great joy in that city.

Noyes New Testament

And there was great joy in that city.

Sawyer New Testament

and there was great joy in that city.

The Emphasized Bible

And there came to be great joy in that city.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And there was great joy in that city.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And many who were paralyzed or lame were cured, so that there was great rejoicing throughout that city.

Webster

And there was great joy in that city.

Weymouth New Testament

And there was great joy in that city.

Williams New Testament

So there was great rejoicing in that city.

World English Bible

There was great joy in that city.

Worrell New Testament

and there was much joy in that city.

Worsley New Testament

And there was great joy in that city.

Youngs Literal Translation

and there was great joy in that city.

Topics

Joy

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

μέγας 
megas 
Usage: 167

joy
χαρά 
Chara 
Usage: 44

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

ἐκεῖνος 
Ekeinos 
that, those, he, the same, they,
Usage: 148

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Word Count of 37 Translations in Acts 8:8

Context Readings

Philip Preaches In Samaria

7 Evil spirits came out, with loud shrieks, from many persons and large numbers of people were healed of their paralysis and crippled conditions. 8 And there was much rejoicing in Samaria [over the wonderful effects of Philip's ministry]. 9 But a certain man named Simon, from there in Samaria, who had been amazing the people with his magical powers, was claiming to be someone great.



Cross References

Luke 2:10-11

And the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid; for look, I am bringing good news that will cause great joy to all people.

Acts 8:39

And when they came up out of the water, the Holy Spirit of the Lord [supernaturally?] directed Philip to go elsewhere and the eunuch did not see him anymore, as he continued on his journey rejoicing.

Acts 13:48

And when the Gentiles heard this they were glad and gave honor to the message of God [i.e., they accepted it as true]. And all those who were appointed [by God] to receive never ending life [through faith and obedience] became believers.

Acts 13:52

But the [newly won] disciples [of the Lord] were filled with joy and with the Holy Spirit.

Romans 15:9-12

and so that the Gentiles [also] may honor God for His mercy, as it is written [Psa. 18:49], "Therefore, I will praise you among the Gentiles and sing to your name." [Note: Paul here accommodates the words of King David by applying them to Jews participating with Gentiles in praising God as part of the one body].

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