Acts: Chapter 11

The Acts of the Apostles. The 11th Chapter
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Wycliffe (1382/95)
Tyndale (1526)
Geneva (1560)
King James (1611)
11:1 And the apostles, and the brethren that were in Judaea, heard that also heathen men received the word of God, and they glorified God. It came to the ears of the apostles and brethren which were in jewry, that the heathen also had received the word of God. Now the Apostles and the brethren that were in Judea, heard, that the Gentiles had also received the word of God. And the Apostles, and brethren that were in Judea, heard that the Gentiles had also received the word of God.
11:2 But when Peter came to Jerusalem, they that were of circumcision, disputed against him, When Peter was come up to Jerusalem, they of the circumcision disputed with him, And when Peter was come up to Jerusalem, they of the circumcision contended against him, And when Peter was come up to Hierusalem, they that were of the circumcision contended with him,
11:3 saying, Why enteredst thou to men having prepuce, and hast eat with them? saying: Thou wentest in unto men uncircumcised, and atest with them. Saying, Thou wentest in to men uncircumcised, and hast eaten with them. Saying, Thou wentest in to men uncircumcised, & didst eat with them.
11:4 Peter soothly beginning, expounded to them the order, saying, Peter began and expounded the thing in order to them saying: Then Peter began, and expounded the thing in order to them, saying, But Peter rehearsed the matter from the beginning, and expounded it by order unto them, saying,
11:5 I was in the city of Joppa praying, and I saw in excess of my soul a vision, some vessel coming down, as a great sheet with four corners for to be sent down from heaven; and it came unto me. I was in the city of Joppa praying, and in a trance I saw a vision, A certain vessel descend as it had been a large linen cloth, let down from heaven by the four corners, And it came to me: I was in the city of Joppa, praying, and in a trance I saw this vision, A certain vessel coming down as it had been a great sheet, let down from heaven by the four corners, and it came to me. I was in the city of Joppa praying, and in a trance I saw a vision, a certain vessel descend, as it had been a great sheet, let down from heaven by four corners, and it came even to me.
11:6 Into which I looking beheld, and saw four-footed beasts of the earth, and beasts, and creeping beasts, and volatiles of the air. into the which when I had fastened mine eyes I considered and saw four footed beasts of the earth, and vermin and worms, and fowls of the air. Toward the which when I had fastened mine eyes, I considered, and saw four footed beasts of the earth, and wild beasts, and creeping things, & fowls of the heaven. Upon the which when I had fastened mine eyes, I considered, and saw four footed beasts of the earth, and wild beasts, and creeping things, and fowls of the air.
11:7 Forsooth I heard a voice saying to me, Peter, rise, slay, and eat. I heard also a voice, saying unto me: Arise Peter, slay and eat. Also I heard a voice, saying unto me, Arise, Peter: slay and eat. And I heard a voice, saying unto me, Arise Peter, slay, and eat.
11:8 But I said, Nay, Lord; for common thing or unclean entered never into my mouth. And I said: God forbid lord, for nothing common or unclean hath at any time entered into my mouth. And I said, God forbid, Lord: for nothing polluted or unclean hath at any time entered into my mouth. But I said, Not so, Lord: for nothing common or unclean hath at any time entered into my mouth.
11:9 And the voice answered the second time from heaven, Those things that God hath cleansed, thou shalt not say unclean. The voice answered me again from heaven count not thou those things common, which God hath cleansed. But the voice answered me the second time from heaven, The things that God hath purified, pollute thou not. But the voice answered me again from heaven, What God hath cleansed, that call not thou common.
11:10 And this was done by thrice, and all things were received again into heaven. And this was done three times. And all were taken up again into heaven. And this was done three times, and all were taken up again into heaven. And this was done three times: and all were drawn up again into heaven.
11:11 And lo! three men anon stood nigh in the house, in which I was, sent from Caesarea to me. And behold immediately were three men come unto the house where I was, sent from Cesarea unto me. Then behold, immediately there were three men already come unto the house where I was, sent from Cesarea unto me. And behold, immediately there were three men already come unto the house where I was, sent from Cesarea unto me.
11:12 And the Spirit said to me, that I should go with them, nothing doubting. Yea, and these six brethren came with me, and we entered into the house of the man. And the spirit said unto me, that I should go with them, without doubting. moreover these six brethren accompanied me. And we entered into the man’s house. And the Spirit said unto me, that I should go with them, without doubting: moreover these six brethren came with me, & we entered into the man’s house. And the spirit bade me go with them, nothing doubting: Moreover, these six brethren accompanied me, and we entered into the man’s house:
11:13 And he told to us, how he saw an angel in his house, standing and saying to him, Send into Joppa, and call Simon, that is named Peter, and he shewed us, how he had seen an angel in his house, which stood and said to him: Send men to Joppa, and call for Simon, named also Peter And he shewed us, how he had seen an Angel in his house, which stood and said to him, Send men to Joppa, and call for Simon whose surname is Peter. And he shewed us how he had seen an Angel in his house, which stood and said unto him, Send men to Joppa, and call for Simon, whose surname is Peter:
11:14 which shall speak to thee words, in which thou shalt be safe, and all thine house. he shall tell thee words, whereby both thou and all thine house shall be saved. He shall speak words unto thee, whereby both thou and all thine house shall be saved. Who shall tell thee words, whereby thou, and all thy house shall be saved.
11:15 And when I had begun to speak, the Holy Ghost fell on them, and into us in the beginning. As I began to preach, the holy ghost fell on them, as he did on us at the beginning. And as I began to speak, the holy Ghost fell on them, even as upon us at the beginning. And as I began to speak, the holy Ghost fell on them, as on us at the beginning.
11:16 And I bethought on the word of the Lord, as he said, Soothly John baptized in water, but ye shall be baptized in the Holy Ghost. Then came to my remembrance the words of the lord, how he said: Jhon verily baptised with water, but ye shall be baptised with the holy ghost. Then I remembered the word of the Lord, how he said, John baptized with water, but ye shall be baptized with the holy Ghost. Then remembered I the word of the Lord, how that he said, John indeed baptized with water: but ye shall be baptized with the holy Ghost.
11:17 Therefore if God gave to them the same grace, and to us that believed in the Lord Jesus Christ, who was I, that might forbid God, that he should not give the Holy Ghost to men believing in the name of Jesus Christ? Forasmuch then as God gave them like gifts, as he did unto us, when we believed on the lord Jesus Christ: what was I that I should have withstood God? Forasmuch then as God gave them a like gift, as he did unto us, when we believed in the Lord Jesus Christ, who was I, that I could let God? Forasmuch then as God gave them the like gift as he did unto us, who believed on the Lord Jesus Christ: what was I that I could withstand God?
11:18 When these things were heard, they held peace, and glorified God, saying, Therefore also to heathen men God hath given penance to life. when they heard this, they held their peace and glorified God, saying: Then hath God also to the gentiles granted repentance unto life. When they heard these things, they held their peace, and glorified God, saying, Then hath God also to the Gentiles granted repentance unto life. When they heard these things, they held their peace, and glorified God, saying, Then hath God also to the Gentiles granted repentance unto life.
11:19 And they that were scattered of the tribulation that was made under Stephen, walked forth till to Phenice, and Cyprus, and Antioch, to no man speaking the word, no but to Jews alone. They which were scattered abroad through the affliction that arose about steven, walked throughout till they came unto Phenices and Cypers and Antioche, preaching the word to no man, but unto the jews only. And they which were scattered abroad because of the affliction that arose about Steven, walked throughout till they came unto Phenice and Cyprus, and Antiochia, preaching the word to no man, but unto the Jews only. Now they which were scattered abroad upon the persecution that arose about Steven, traveled as far as Phenice, and Cyprus, and Antioch, preaching the word to none, but unto the Jews only.
11:20 But some of them were men of Cyprus, and Cyrene; the which when they entered into Antioch, spake to Greeks, shewing the Lord Jesus. Some of them were men of Cypers and of Syrene, which when they were come into Antioche, spake unto the greeks, and preached the lord Jesus. Now some of them were men of Cyprus and of Cyrene, which when they were come into Antiochia, spake unto the Grecians, and preached the Lord Jesus. And some of them were men of Cyprus, and Cyrene, which when they were come to Antioch, spake unto the Grecians, preaching the Lord Jesus.
11:21 And the hand of the Lord was with them, and much number of men believing was converted to the Lord. And the hand of the Lord was with them, and a great number believed and turned unto the lord. And the hand of the Lord was with them so that a great number believed & turned unto the Lord. And the hand of the Lord was with them: and a great number believed, and turned unto the Lord.
11:22 And the word came to the ears of the church, that was at Jerusalem, on these things; and they sent Barnabas till to Antioch. Tidings of this came unto the ears of the congregation, which was in Jerusalem, And they sent forth Barnabas that he should go unto Antioche. Then tidings of those things came unto the ears of the Church, which was in Jerusalem, & they sent forth Barnabas that he should go unto Antiochia. Then tidings of these things came unto the ears of the Church, which was in Hierusalem: and they sent forth Barnabas, that he should go as far as Antioch.
11:23 The which, when he had come, and seen the grace of the Lord, joyed, and admonished all men in purpose of heart to dwell in the Lord; Which when he was come, and had seen the grace of the lord, was glad, and exhorted them all, that with purpose of heart they would continually cleave unto the lord. Who when he was come & had seen the grace of God, was glad, and exhorted all, that with purpose of heart they would cleave unto the Lord. Who when he came, and had seen the grace of God, was glad, and exhorted them all, that with purpose of heart they would cleave unto the Lord.
11:24 for he was a good man, and full of the Holy Ghost, and of faith. And much people was increased to the Lord. For he was a perfect man, and full of the holy ghost and of faith. And much people was added unto the lord. For he was a good man, and full of the holy Ghost, and faith, and much people joined themselves unto the Lord. For he was a good man, and full of the holy Ghost, and of faith: and much people was added unto the Lord.
11:25 And he went forth to Tarsus, to seek Saul; Then departed Barnabas to Tarsus, for to seek Saul, Then departed Barnabas to Tarsus to seek Saul: Then departed Barnabas to Tarsus, for to seek Saul.
11:26 and when he had found him, he led to Antioch. And all a year they lived there in the church, and taught much people, so that the disciples were named first at Antioch christian men. and when he had found him, he brought him unto Antioche. It chanced that a whole year they had their conversation with the congregation there, and taught much people insomuch that the disciples of Antioche were the first that were called Christian. And when he had found him, he brought him unto Antiochia, and it came to pass that a whole year they were conversant with the Church, and taught much people, insomuch, that the disciples were first called Christians in Antiochia. And when he had found him, he brought him unto Antioch. And it came to pass, that a whole year they assembled themselves with the Church, and taught much people, and the disciples were called Christians first in Antioch.
11:27 And in these days prophets came over from Jerusalem to Antioch. In those days came prophets from Jerusalem unto Antioche, In those days also came Prophets from Jerusalem unto Antiochia. And in these days, came Prophets from Hierusalem unto Antioch.
11:28 And one of them rising, Agabus by name, signified by the Spirit a great hunger to come in all the roundness of the earth’s, which was made under Claudius. There stood up one of them named Agabus, and signified by the spirit, that there should be great dearth throughout all the world, which came to pass in the emperor claudius’ days. And there stood up one of them named Agabus, and signified by the Spirit, that there should be great famine throughout all the world, which also came to pass under Claudius Cesar. And there stood up one of them, named Agabus, and signified by the spirit, that there should be great dearth throughout all the world: which came to pass in the days of Claudius Cesar.
11:29 Forsooth the disciples purposed all, as each had, to send ministry to brethren dwelling in Judaea. Then the disciples every man according to his ability, purposed to send succour unto the brethren which dwelt in jewry, Then the disciples, every man according to his ability, purposed to send succour unto the brethren which dwelt in Judea. Then the disciples, every man according to his ability, determined to send relief unto the brethren which dwelt in Judea.
11:30 Which thing also they did, and sent it to the elder men, by the hands of Barnabas and Saul. which thing they also did, and sent it to the seniours, by the hands of Barnabas and Saul. Which thing they also did, and sent it to the Elders, by the hands of Barnabas and Saul. Which also they did, and sent it to the Elders by the hands of Barnabas and Saul.
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