Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

And the wall of the city had twelve foundation stones, and the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb [were inscribed on them].

New American Standard Bible

And the wall of the city had twelve foundation stones, and on them were the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

King James Version

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and in them the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Holman Bible

The city wall had 12 foundations, and the 12 names of the Lamb’s 12 apostles were on the foundations.

International Standard Version

The wall of the city had twelve foundations, and the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the lamb were written on them.

A Conservative Version

And the wall of the city having twelve foundations, and on them the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

American Standard Version

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Amplified

And the wall of the city had twelve foundation stones, and on them the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb (Christ).

Anderson New Testament

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them were the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Bible in Basic English

And the wall of the town had twelve bases, and on them the twelve names of the twelve Apostles of the Lamb.

Common New Testament

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them were the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Daniel Mace New Testament

the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them the names of the twelve apostles of the lamb.

Darby Translation

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations; and on them the names of the twelve Apostles of the Lamb.

Godbey New Testament

And the wall of the city having twelve foundations, and on them the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Goodspeed New Testament

The wall of the city had twelve foundation stones, and on them were the twelve names of the Lamb's twelve apostles.

John Wesley New Testament

And the walls of the city had twelve foundations, and upon them the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Julia Smith Translation

And the wall of the city having twelve foundations, and in them the names of the twelve sent of the Lamb.

King James 2000

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and in them the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the wall of the city has twelve foundations, and on them [are] twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Modern King James verseion

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and in them were the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and in them the names of the Lamb's twelve apostles.

Moffatt New Testament

And the wall of the City has twelve foundation-stones, bearing the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Montgomery New Testament

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them were the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

NET Bible

The wall of the city has twelve foundations, and on them are the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

New Heart English Bible

The wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Noyes New Testament

And the wall of the city had twelve foundationstones, and on them the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Sawyer New Testament

And the wall of the city has twelve foundations, and on them the twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

The Emphasized Bible

and, the wall of the city, having twelve foundations, and, upon them, twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The wall of the City had twelve foundation stones, on which were the twelve names of the twelve Apostles of the Lamb.

Webster

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Weymouth New Testament

The wall of the city had twelve foundation stones, and engraved upon them were twelve names--the names of the twelve Apostles of the Lamb.

Williams New Testament

The wall of the city had twelve foundation stones, and on them were the twelve names of the Lamb's twelve apostles.

World English Bible

The wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them twelve names of the twelve Apostles of the Lamb.

Worrell New Testament

and the wall of the city, having twelve foundations; and on them, twelve names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Worsley New Testament

And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and in them names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Interlinear

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

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

the wall
τεῖχος 
Teichos 
Usage: 9

of the city
πόλις 
Polis 
Usage: 132

had
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

δώδεκα 
Dodeka 
Usage: 65

θεμέλιος 
themelios 
Usage: 13

and

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

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


Usage: 0

the names
ὄνομα 
Onoma 
name, named, called, surname , named , not tr
Usage: 162

of the twelve
δώδεκα 
Dodeka 
Usage: 65

ἀπόστολος 
Apostolos 
Usage: 78

Context Readings

A Description Of The New Jerusalem

13 There were three gates on the east side [of the wall]; three gates on the north side; three gates on the south side; and three gates on the west side. 14 And the wall of the city had twelve foundation stones, and the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb [were inscribed on them]. 15 And the angel who spoke to me [See verse 9] had a golden measuring stick with which to measure the city, its gates and its wall.


Cross References

Hebrews 11:10

For he was looking forward to [living in] a city with [lasting] foundations, designed and built by God. [Note: This undoubtedly refers to heaven].

Matthew 16:18

And I also tell you, [although] you are Peter [i.e., a stone], it is on this rock [i.e., the truth you have just confessed] that I will build my church and [not even] the gates of the unseen place of departed spirits will win out over it [i.e., all efforts to stamp out the church by killing Christians will fail].

Ephesians 2:20

[You are] built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets [See I Cor. 12:28], with Christ Jesus Himself being the principal stone by which the entire building is aligned.

Ephesians 2:20

[You are] built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets [See I Cor. 12:28], with Christ Jesus Himself being the principal stone by which the entire building is aligned.

Matthew 10:2-4

Now the names of the twelve apostles were: First, Simon, also called Peter, Andrew, his brother, James and John, sons of Zebedee,

1 Corinthians 3:10-11

Using the unearned favor shown to me by God [Note: Paul here probably refers to his apostleship and its attending spiritual gifts], as an expert building contractor, I laid the foundation [i.e., in starting the Corinthian church], and someone else is building on it [i.e., Apollos. See verse 6].

Galatians 2:9

Also, when they perceived that this [special] favor [of preaching to Gentiles] was granted to me, James, Cephas [i.e., Peter] and John, the highly regarded pillars [i.e., leaders of the church] extended to me and Barnabas their right hands [signifying an agreement] to share [in the preaching of the Gospel], with us going to the Gentiles and they going to the circumcised ones [i.e., Jews].

Ephesians 3:5

which was not told to people of previous generations as it has now been revealed to His [i.e., Christ's] holy apostles and prophets by the Holy Spirit.

Ephesians 4:11

And He gave some people [the gift of being] apostles; and some people prophets; and some people evangelists; and some people pastors [i.e., elders] and teachers,

Jude 1:17

But you dearly loved ones, you should remember the message that was previously told to you by the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ,

Revelation 18:20

Be glad, heaven, and you saints, and you apostles, and you prophets, for God has brought judgment on her for you [i.e., for the way she treated you].'"

Revelation 21:19-21

The foundation of the city's wall was decorated with all kinds of precious stones [Note: Not all of the following stones listed can be accurately identified today]. The first foundation stone was jasper [i.e., a bluish-colored stone]; the second was sapphire; the third was chalcedony [i.e., a translucent quartz of pale blue or gray]; the fourth was emerald;

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