Galatians 1:17



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

nor did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me; but I went away to Arabia, and returned once more to Damascus.

King James Version

Neither went I up to Jerusalem to them which were apostles before me; but I went into Arabia, and returned again unto Damascus.

International Standard Version

nor did I go up to Jerusalem to see those who were apostles before me. Instead, I went away to Arabia and then came back to Damascus.

A Conservative Version

nor did I go up to Jerusalem to the apostles before me, but I went into Arabia and returned again to Damascus.

American Standard Version

neither went I up to Jerusalem to them that were apostles before me: but I went away into Arabia; and again I returned unto Damascus.

Amplified

Nor did I [even] go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles (special messengers of Christ) before I was, but I went away and retired into Arabia, and afterward I came back again to Damascus.

An Understandable Version

I did not go up to Jerusalem to [discuss it with] those who had become apostles before me either; instead I went away into Arabia. [Note: This is probably when Paul received supernatural power from the Holy Spirit]. Then afterward, I returned to Damascus. [Note: This was in Syria where Paul was converted].

Anderson New Testament

nor did I go up to Jerusalem, to those who were apostles before me; but I went away into Arabia, and then returned to Damascus.

Bible in Basic English

And I went not up to Jerusalem to those who were Apostles before me; but I went away into Arabia, and again I came back to Damascus.

Common New Testament

nor did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me, but I went away into Arabia; and again I returned to Damascus.

Daniel Mace New Testament

neither went I up to Jerusalem, to those who were apostles before me: but I went immediately to Arabia, and returned again to Damascus.

Darby Translation

nor went I up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me; but I went to Arabia, and again returned to Damascus.

Godbey New Testament

neither did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me; but I went away into Arabia, and returned again to Damascus.

Goodspeed New Testament

or going up to Jerusalem to see those who had been apostles before me, I went off to Arabia, and on my return came back to Damascus.

Holman Bible

I did not go up to Jerusalem to those who had become apostles before me; instead I went to Arabia and came back to Damascus.

John Wesley New Testament

Neither did I go up to Jerusalem, to them that were apostles before me, but I immediately went into Arabia, and returned again to Damascus.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

neither did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me, but I went into Arabia and returned again unto Damascus.

Julia Smith Translation

Neither went I up to Jerusalem to them sent before me; but I went away to Arabia, and again returned to Damascus.

King James 2000

Neither went I up to Jerusalem to them who were apostles before me; but I went into Arabia, and returned again unto Damascus.

Lexham Expanded Bible

nor did I go up to Jerusalem to those [who were] apostles before me, but I went away to Arabia and I returned again to Damascus.

Modern King James verseion

Nor did I go up to Jerusalem to those apostles before me, but I went into Arabia and returned again to Damascus.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

neither returned to Jerusalem to them which were apostles before me: but went my ways into Arabia, and came again unto Damascus.

Moffatt New Testament

instead of going up to Jerusalem to see those who had been apostles before me, I went off at once to Arabia, and on my return I came back to Damascus.

Montgomery New Testament

or even going up to Jerusalem to see those who had been apostles before me, I went off at once to Arabia, and on my return came back to Damascus.

NET Bible

nor did I go up to Jerusalem to see those who were apostles before me, but right away I departed to Arabia, and then returned to Damascus.

New Heart English Bible

nor did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me, but I went away into Arabia. Then I returned to Damascus.

New simplified Bible

I did not go to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before I was. I went away to Arabia and again I returned to Damascus.

Noyes New Testament

neither did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me, but I went away into Arabia, and returned again to Damascus.

Sawyer New Testament

neither did I go to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me, but I went to Arabia and returned again to Damascus.

The Emphasized Bible

Neither went I up unto Jerusalem unto them who, before me, were apostles, - but I went away into Arabia, and again returned unto Damascus.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

nor went up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me; but I went away into Arabia, and returned again unto Damascus.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Or even going up to Jerusalem to see those who were Apostles before me, I went to Arabia, and came back again to Damascus.

Webster

Neither did I go to Jerusalem to them who were apostles before me: but I went into Arabia, and returned again to Damascus.

Weymouth New Testament

nor did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were my seniors in the Apostleship, but I went away into Arabia, and afterwards came back to Damascus.

Williams New Testament

and before I went up to Jerusalem to see those who had been apostles before me, I retired to Arabia, and afterwards returned to Damascus.

World English Bible

nor did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me, but I went away into Arabia. Then I returned to Damascus.

Worrell New Testament

neither went I up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me, but I went away into Arabia, and again returned to Damascus.

Worsley New Testament

nor went I up to Jerusalem to those that were apostles before me, but I departed into Arabia, and afterwards returned again to Damascus.

Youngs Literal Translation

nor did I go up to Jerusalem unto those who were apostles before me, but I went away to Arabia, and again returned to Damascus,

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὐδέ 
Oude 
neither , nor , not , no not , not so much as , then not , not tr ,
Usage: 83

went I up
ἀνέρχομαι 
Anerchomai 
go up
Usage: 3

to
εἰς 
Eis 
πρός 
Pros 
into , to , unto , for , in , on , toward , against ,
unto , to , with , for , against , among , at , not tr , , vr to
Usage: 1267
Usage: 412

Ἱεροσόλυμα 
Hierosoluma 
Usage: 54


which , who , the things , the son ,
Usage: 0

ἀπόστολος 
Apostolos 
Usage: 78

πρό 
Pro 
before , above , above ... ago , or ever
Usage: 34

me
ἐμοῦ 
Emou 
me , my , mine
Usage: 36

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but , yea , yet , nevertheless , howbeit , nay , therefore , save , not tr ,
Usage: 461

I went
ἀπέρχομαι 
Aperchomai 
go , depart , go , go away , come ,
Usage: 97

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

Ἀραβία 
Arabia 
Usage: 2

and

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

ὑποστρέφω 
Hupostrepho 
Usage: 31

πάλιν 
Palin 
Usage: 120

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

Context Readings

Paul's Defense Of His Apostleship

16 to reveal His Son in me so that I might preach Him among the Gentiles, I did not immediately consult with flesh and blood, 17 nor did I go up to Jerusalem to those who were apostles before me; but I went away to Arabia, and returned once more to Damascus. 18 Then three years later I went up to Jerusalem to become acquainted with Cephas, and stayed with him fifteen days.


Cross References

Acts 9:20-25

and immediately he began to proclaim Jesus in the synagogues, saying, "He is the Son of God."

2 Corinthians 11:32-33

In Damascus the ethnarch under Aretas the king was guarding the city of the Damascenes in order to seize me,

Galatians 1:18

Then three years later I went up to Jerusalem to become acquainted with Cephas, and stayed with him fifteen days.

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