Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

For, he that energised in Peter, into an apostleship to the circumcision, energised also in me, for the nations, -

New American Standard Bible

(for He who effectually worked for Peter in his apostleship to the circumcised effectually worked for me also to the Gentiles),

King James Version

(For he that wrought effectually in Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision, the same was mighty in me toward the Gentiles:)

Holman Bible

since the One at work in Peter for an apostleship to the circumcised was also at work in me for the Gentiles.

International Standard Version

For the one who worked through Peter by making him an apostle to the circumcised also worked through me by sending me to the gentiles.

A Conservative Version

(for he who was working in Peter for the apostleship for men of circumcision was also working in me for the Gentiles),

American Standard Version

(for he that wrought for Peter unto the apostleship of the circumcision wrought for me also unto the Gentiles);

Amplified

(for He who worked effectively for Peter and empowered him in his ministry to the Jews also worked effectively for me and empowered me in my ministry to the Gentiles).

An Understandable Version

For God assigned Peter to be an apostle to the circumcised ones [i.e., Jews], and me to be an apostle to the Gentiles.

Anderson New Testament

(for he who gave efficiency to Peter, for the apostleship of the circumcision, gave efficiency to me also, as an apostle for the Gentiles,)

Bible in Basic English

(Because he who was working in Peter as the Apostle of the circumcision was working no less in me among the Gentiles);

Common New Testament

(for he who effectually worked for Peter in his apostleship to the circumcised effectually worked for me also to the Gentiles),

Daniel Mace New Testament

(for he that had wrought powerfully in Peter with respect to his apostleship among the Jews, had also wrought powerfully in me upon account of the Gentiles:) and when James,

Darby Translation

(for he that wrought in Peter for the apostleship of the circumcision wrought also in me towards the Gentiles,)

Godbey New Testament

for the one having wrought with Peter unto the apostleship of the circumcision also wrought with me unto the Gentiles:

John Wesley New Testament

(For he that wrought effectually in Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision, wrought likewise effectually in me toward the Gentiles:

Julia Smith Translation

(For be having been energetic in Peter for the mission of circumcision, was energetic also in me for the nations:)

King James 2000

(For he that worked effectually in Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision, the same was mighty in me toward the Gentiles:)

Lexham Expanded Bible

(for the one who was at work through Peter for [his] apostleship to the circumcision was at work also through me for the Gentiles),

Modern King James verseion

for He working in Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision also worked in me to the nations.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For he that was mighty in Peter in the apostleship over the circumcision, the same was mighty in me among the gentiles -

Moffatt New Testament

(for He who equipped Peter to be an apostle of the circumcised equipped me as well for the uncircumcised),

Montgomery New Testament

(for he who has equipped Peter for the apostleship to the circumcised, equipped me also for the apostleship to the Gentiles),

NET Bible

(for he who empowered Peter for his apostleship to the circumcised also empowered me for my apostleship to the Gentiles)

New Heart English Bible

(for he who appointed Peter to be an apostle of the circumcision appointed me also to the Gentiles);

Noyes New Testament

(for he who wrought for Peter in behalf of the apostleship to the circumcised, wrought also for me in behalf of the gentiles,)

Thomas Haweis New Testament

(for he that wrought powerfully by Peter in his apostolic mission to the circumcision, wrought mightily also by me among the Gentiles.)

Twentieth Century New Testament

For he who gave Peter power for his mission to the Jews gave me, also, power to go to the Gentiles.

Webster

(For he that wrought effectually in Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision, the same was mighty in me towards the Gentiles:)

Weymouth New Testament

for He who had been at work within Peter with a view to his Apostleship to the Jews had also been at work within me with a view to my Apostleship to the Gentiles--

Williams New Testament

for He who had been at work in Peter for his apostleship to the Jews had been at work in me too for the apostleship to the heathen --

World English Bible

(for he who appointed Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision appointed me also to the Gentiles);

Worrell New Testament

(for He Who wrought for Peter with regard to an apostleship of the circumcision, wrought for me also with regard to the gentiles).

Worsley New Testament

(for He who wrought effectually in Peter as to the apostleship of the circumcision, wrought effectually also in me as to the gentiles:)

Youngs Literal Translation

for He who did work with Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision, did work also in me in regard to the nations,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

he that

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

ἐνεργέω 
Energeo 
Usage: 21

in Peter
Πέτρος 
Petros 
Usage: 160

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

ἀποστολή 
Apostole 
Usage: 4

of the circumcision
περιτομή 
Peritome 
Usage: 34

ἐνεργέω 
Energeo 
Usage: 21

in me
ἐμοί 
Emoi 
me, I, mine, my, 9
Usage: 58

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

the Gentiles
ἔθνος 
Ethnos 
Usage: 132

Images Galatians 2:8

Prayers for Galatians 2:8

Context Readings

Paul's Ministry Recognized By The Jerusalem Apostles

7 But, on the contrary, - when they saw that I had been entrusted with the glad-message to the uncircumcision, even as, Peter, with that to the circumcision, 8 For, he that energised in Peter, into an apostleship to the circumcision, energised also in me, for the nations, - 9 And when they perceived the favour which had been given unto me, James and Cephas and John, who were reputed to be pillars, gave, the right hand of fellowship, unto me and Barnabas, in order that, we, should go unto the nations, and, they, unto the circumcision: -


Cross References

Acts 1:8

But ye shall receive power when the Holy Spirit cometh upon you, and ye shall be my witnesses, both in Jerusalem and inall Judaea and Samaria and as far as the uttermost part of the land.

Acts 1:25

To take the place of this ministry and apostleship, from which Judas went aside, to go his way unto his own place.

Acts 2:14-41

But, taking his stand, Peter with the eleven lifted up his voice, and sounded out unto them - Ye men of Judaea, and all ye who are sojourning in Jerusalem! Let, this, unto you be known, and give ear unto my declarations; -

Acts 3:12-26

And Peter, seeing it, made answer unto the people: - Ye men of Israel! Why marvel ye at this man? Or, upon us, why are ye intently looking, as though, by our own power or godliness, we had made him walk?

Acts 4:4

Howbeit, many of them that heard the word, believed; and the number of the men became about five thousand.

Acts 5:12-16

And, through the hands of the Apostles, were coming to pass many signs and wonders among the people; and they were all with one accord in the portico of Solomon;

Acts 8:17

Then, proceeded they to lay their hands upon them, and they were receiving Holy Spirit.

Acts 9:15

But the Lord said unto him - Be going thy way; for, a choice vessel unto me, is this man, to bear my name before both thenations and kings, and the sons of Israel;

Acts 13:2-11

And, as they were publicly ministering unto the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said - Separate forthwith unto me, Barnabas and Saul, unto the work whereunto I have called them.

Acts 14:3-11

A good while, therefore, tarried they, using boldness of speech in dependence upon the Lord, who was bearing witness unto his word of favour, granting signs and wonders to be coming to pass through their hands.

Acts 15:12

And all the throng held their peace, and began to hearken unto Barnabas and Paul relating how many signs and wonders God had done among the nations, through them.

Acts 19:11-12

Mighty works, also, not the ordinary, God was working through the hands of Paul;

Acts 19:26

and ye perceive and hear that, not only in Ephesus, but well-nigh in all Asia, this Paul, hath persuaded and turned away a considerable multitude, saying that they are, no gods, which, with hands, are made.

Acts 21:19

And, saluting them, he went on to narrate, one by one, each of the things which God had wrought among the nations through his ministry.

Acts 22:21

And he said unto me - -Be taking thy journey; because, I, unto nations afar off, will send thee.

Acts 26:17-18

Rescuing thee from among the people, and from among the nations, unto whom, I, am sending thee -

1 Corinthians 1:5-7

That, in everything, ye have been enriched in him - in all discourse and in all knowledge;

1 Corinthians 9:2

If, unto others, I am not an apostle, certainly at least, unto you, I am; for, the seal of my apostleship, ye, are in the Lord.

1 Corinthians 15:10

But, by favour of God, I am what I am, and, his favour, which was unto me, hath not been made void, - but, much more abundantly than they all, have I toiled, albeit not, I, but the favour of God with me.

2 Corinthians 11:4-5

For, if, indeed, he that cometh, is proclaiming, another Jesus, whom we have not proclaimed, or, a different Spirit, ye are receiving, which ye had not received, or a different glad-message, which ye have never welcomed, ye are, well, bearing.

Galatians 3:5

He then who was supplying unto you the Spirit, and energising mighty works among you, by works of law, or by a believed report did he it ?

Colossians 1:29

Unto which I am even toiling, contending according to his energy which is energising itself in me with power.

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