Acts: Chapter 13

The Acts of the Apostles. The 13th Chapter
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Wycliffe (1382/95)
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13:1 Forsooth there were in the church that was at Antioch, prophets and doctors, in which Barnabas, and Simon, that was called Black, and Lucius Cyreneus, and Manaen, that was the suckling-frère of Herod tetrarch, and Saul were. There were at antioche, in the congregation, prophets and doctors, as Barnabas and Symon, called Niger, And lucius of cerene, and Manahen Herod the tetrarch’s nursefellow, and Saul. There were also in the Church that was at Antiochia, certain Prophets and teachers, as Barnabas, & Simeon called Niger, and Lucius of Cyrene, & Manahen (which had been brought up with Herod the Tetrarch) and Saul. Now there were in the Church that was at Antioch, certain Prophets and teachers: as Barnabas, and Simeon that was called Niger, and Lucius of Cyrene, and Manaen, which had been brought up with Herod the Tetrarch, and Saul.
13:2 And when they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Ghost said to them, Part ye to me Saul and Barnabas, into the work to which I have taken them. As they served God, and fasted, The holy ghost said: separate me Barnabas and Saul, for the work whereunto I have called them. Now as they ministered to the Lord, & fasted, the holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas & Saul, for the work whereunto I have called them. As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul, for the work whereunto I have called them.
13:3 Then they fasted, and prayed, and laid hands on them, and let them go. Then fasted they and prayed, and put their hands on them, and let them go. Then fasted they and prayed, and laid their hands on them, and let them go. And when they had fasted and prayed, and laid their hands on them, they sent them away.
13:4 And soothly they sent of the Holy Ghost, went forth to Seleucia, and from thence they went by boat to Cyprus. And they after they were sent of the holy ghost, came unto seleutia, and from thence they sailed to cyprus. And they, after they were sent forth of the holy Ghost, came down unto Seleucia, and from thence they sailed to Cyprus. So they being sent forth by the holy Ghost, departed unto Seleucia, and from thence they sailed to Cyprus.
13:5 And when they came to Salamis, they preached the word of God in the synagogues of Jews; and they had also John in ministry. And when they were come to salamine, they shewed the word of god in the synagogues, unto the jews. And they had Jhon to their minister. And when they were at Salamis, they preached the word of God in the Synagogues of the Jews: and they had also John to their minister. And when they were at Salamis, they preached the word of God in the Synagogues of the Jews: and they had also John to their Minister.
13:6 And when they had walked by all the isle unto Paphos, they found some man witch, a false prophet, a Jew, to whom the name was Barjesus, When they had gone over all the isle unto the city of Paphos, they found a certain sorcerer, a false prophet which was a jew, named Barjesus, So when they had gone throughout the isle unto Paphus, they found a certain sorcerer, a false prophet, being a Jew, named Barjesus, And when they had gone through the Isle unto Paphos, they found a certain sorcerer, a false prophet, a Jew, whose name was Barjesus:
13:7 that was with the proconsul Sergius Paulus, a prudent man. This called Barnabas and Paul, and desired to hear the word of God. which was with the ruler of the country one Sergius Paulus a prudent man. the same ruler called unto him Barnabas and Saul, and desired to hear the word of god Which was with the Deputy Sergius Paulus, a prudent man. He called unto him Barnabas and Saul, and desired to hear the word of God. Which was with the deputy of the country Sergius Paulus, a prudent man: who called for Barnabas and Saul, and desired to hear the word of God.
13:8 Soothly Elymas the witch withstood them; so soothly is interpreted his name; seeking to turn away the proconsul from belief. The Sorcerer Elemas (for so was his name by interpretation) withstood them, and sought to turn away the ruler from the faith. But Elymas, the sorcerer (for so is his name by interpretation) withstood them, & sought to turn away the Deputy from the faith. But Elymas the sorcerer (for so is his name by interpretation) withstood them, seeking to turn away the deputy from the faith.
13:9 Forsooth Saul, which and Paul is called, was filled with the Holy Ghost, and beheld into him, Then Saul which also is called Paul being full of the holy ghost, set his eyes on him, Then Saul (which also is called Paul) being full of the holy Ghost, set his eyes on him, Then Saul (who also is called Paul) filled with the holy Ghost, set his eyes on him,
13:10 and said, A! thou full of all guile, and all falseness, thou son of the devil, thou enemy of all rightwiseness, thou leavest not to subvert the rightful ways of the Lord. and said: O full of all subtilty and deceitfulness the child of the devil, and the enemy of all righteousness thou ceasest not to pervert the straight ways of the lord. And said, O full of all subtilty and all mischief, the child of the devil, & enemy of all righteousness, wilt thou not cease to pervert the straight ways of the Lord? And said, O full of all subtilty and all mischief, thou child of the devil, thou enemy of all righteousness, wilt thou not cease to pervert the right ways of the Lord?
13:11 And now lo! the hand of the Lord on thee, and thou shalt be blind, and not seeing sun till a time. And anon a mist fell down on him and darkness, and he going about, sought him that should give the hand to him. And now behold the hand of the lord is upon thee, and thou shalt be blind and not see the sun for a season. And immediately fell on him a mist and a darkness, And he went about seeking, them that should lead him by the hand. Now therefore behold, the hand of the Lord is upon thee, & thou shalt be blind, & not see the sun for a season. And immediately there fell on him a mist and a darkness, and he went about, seeking some to lead him by the hand. And now behold, the hand of the Lord is upon thee, & thou shalt be blind, not seeing the Sun for a season. And immediately there fell on him a mist and a darkness, and he went about, seeking some to lead him by the hand.
13:12 Then the proconsul, when he had seen the deed, believed, wondering on the teaching of the Lord. Then the ruler when he saw what had happened, believed, and wondered at the doctrine of the lord. Then the Deputy when he saw what was done, believed, and was astonied at the doctrine of the Lord. Then the Deputy when he saw what was done, believed, being astonished at the doctrine of the Lord.
13:13 And when from Paphos Paul had gone by boat, and they that were with him, they came to Perga of Pamphylia; forsooth John departing from them, turned again to Jerusalem. When Paul and they that were with him, had shipped from Paphus, they came to Perga a city of Pamphylia. There departed Jhon from them, and returned to Jerusalem. Now when Paul and they that were with him were departed by ship from Paphus, they came to Perga a city of Pamphylia: then John departed from them, and returned to Jerusalem. Now when Paul and his company loosed from Paphos, they came to Perga in Pamphylia: and John departing from them, returned to Hierusalem.
13:14 And they went from Perga, and came to Antioch of Pisidia; and they entered into the synagogue in the day of sabbaths, and sat. But they wandered through the countries, from Perga to Antioche a city in the country of Pisidia, and went into the synagogue on the sabbath day, and sat down. But when they departed from Perga, they came to Antiochia a city of Pisidia, and went into the Synagogue on the Sabbath day, and sat down. But when they departed from Perga, they came to Antioch in Pisidia, and went into the synagogue on the Sabbath day, and sat down.
13:15 Soothly after the reading of the law and prophets, the princes of the synagogue sent to them, saying, Men brethren, if any word of exhortation to the people is in you, say ye. After the lecture of the law and the prophets, the rulers of the synagogue sent unto them saying: Ye men and brethren, if ye have any sermon to exhort the people, say on. And after the lecture of the Law & Prophets, the rulers of the Synagogue sent unto them, saying, Ye men and brethren, if ye have any word of exhortation for the people, say on. And after the reading of the Law and the Prophets, the rulers of the synagogue sent unto them, saying, Ye men and brethren, if ye have any word of exhortation for the people, say on.
13:16 Forsooth Paul rising, and with hand bidding silence, saith, Men of Israel, and ye that dread God, hear. Paul stood up and beckoned with his hand and said: Men of Israhel, and ye that fear God, give audience. Then Paul stood up and beckoned with the hand, and said, Men of Israel, and ye that fear God, hearken. Then Paul stood up, and beckoning with his hand, said, Men of Israel, and ye that fear God, give audience.
13:17 God of the people of Israel chose our fathers, and enhanced the people, when they were comelings in the land of Egypt, and in an high arm he led them out of it; The God of this people chose our fathers, and exalted the people, when they dwelt as strangers in the land of Egypt, and with a mighty arm brought them out of it, The God of this people of Israel chose our fathers, and exalted the people when they dwelt in the land of Egypt, & with an high arm brought them out thereof. The God of this people of Israel chose our fathers, and exalted the people when they dwelt as strangers in the land of Egypt, and with an high arm brought he them out of it.
13:18 and by the time of forty years he suffered their manners in desert. and about the time of forty years suffered he their manners in the wilderness. And about the time of forty years, suffered he their manners in the wilderness. And about the time of forty years suffered he their manners in the wilderness.
13:19 And he destroying seven folks in the land of Canaan, by sort parted to them the land of them, And destroyed seven nations in the land of Canaan, and divided their land to them by Lot. And he destroyed seven nations in the land of Chanaan, & divided their land to them by lot. And when he had destroyed seven nations in the land of Chanaan, he divided their land to them by lot:
13:20 as after four hundred and fifty years. And after these things he gave doomsmen, till to Samuel, the prophet. And afterward he gave unto them judges about the space of four hundred and fifty years unto the time of Samuel the prophet. Then afterward he gave unto them Judges about four hundred and fifty years, unto the time of Samuel the Prophet. And after that he gave unto them judges, about the space of four hundred and fifty years until Samuel the Prophet.
13:21 And from thence they asked a king, and God gave to them Saul, the son of Cis, a man of the lineage of Benjamin, by forty years. And after that they desired a king, and God gave unto them Saul the son of Cis, a man of the tribe of Benjamin, by the space of forty years. So after that they desired a King, and God gave unto them Saul, the son of Cis, a man of the tribe of Benjamin, by the space of forty years. And afterward they desired a King, and God gave unto them Saul the son of Cis, a man of the tribe of Benjamin, by the space of forty years.
13:22 And when he was done away, he raised to them David the king, to whom he bare witnessing, and said, I have found David, the son of Jesse, a man after mine heart, which shall do all my will. And after he had put him down, he set up David to be their king, to whom he gave witness, saying: I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after mine own heart, he shall fulfill all my will. And after he had taken him away, he raised up David to be their King, of whom he witnessed, saying, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after mine own heart, which will do all things that I will. And when he had removed him, he raised up unto them David to be their king, to whom also he gave testimony, and said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after mine own heart, which shall fulfill all my will.
13:23 Of whose seed after promise God led out to Israel a Saviour Jesus, Of this man’s seed hath God (according to his promise) brought forth to the people of Israel a saviour, one Jesus, Of this man’s seed hath God according to his promise raised up to Israel, the Saviour Jesus: Of this man’s seed hath God, according to his promise, raised unto Israel a Saviour, Jesus:
13:24 when John preached before the face of his coming the baptism of penance to all the people of Israel. when Jhon had first preached before his coming the baptism of repentance to Israhel. When John had first preached before his coming the baptism of repentance to all the people of Israel. When John had first preached before his coming, the baptism of repentance to all the people of Israel.
13:25 Forsooth when John fulfilled his course, he said, Whom ye deem me to be, I am not; but lo! there cometh after me, of whose I am not worthy to unbind the shoes of his feet. When Jhon had fulfilled his course, he said: Whom ye think that I am? the same am I not, but behold there cometh one after me, whose shoes of his feet I am not worthy to loose. And when John had fulfilled his course, he said, Whom ye think that I am, I am not he: but behold, there cometh one after me, whose shoe of his feet I am not worthy to loose. And as John fulfilled his course, he said, Whom think ye that I am? I am not he. But behold, there cometh one after me, whose shoes of his feet I am not worthy to loose.
13:26 Men brethren, sons of the kind of Abraham, and which that in you dread God, to you the word of this health is sent. Ye men and brethren, children of the generation of Abraham, and whosoever among you feareth God, to you is this word of health sent. Ye men and brethren, children of the generation of Abraham, and whosoever among you feareth God, to you is the word of this salvation sent. Men and brethren, children of the stock of Abraham, and whosoever among you feareth God, to you is the word of this salvation sent.
13:27 For they that dwell at Jerusalem, and princes of it, that knew not this Jesus, and the voices of prophets, that by every sabbath be read, deeming fulfilled; The inhabiters of Jerusalem, and their rulers because they knew him not, nor yet the voices of the prophets which are read every sabbath day, have fulfilled them in condemning him For the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and their rulers, because they knew him not, nor yet the words of the Prophets, which are read every Sabbath day, they have fulfilled them in condemning him. For they that dwell at Hierusalem, & their rulers, because they knew him not, nor yet the voices of the Prophets which are read every Sabbath day, they have fulfilled them in condemning him.
13:28 and they found in him no cause of death, and asked of Pilate, that they should slay him. And when they found no cause of death in him, yet desired they Pilate to kill him. And though they found no cause of death in him, yet desired they Pilate to kill him. And though they found no cause of death in him, yet desired they Pilate that he should be slain.
13:29 And when they had ended all things that were written of him, they took him down off the tree, and laid him in a grave. And when they had fulfilled all that were written of him, they took him down from the tree and put him in a sepulchre: And when they had fulfilled all things that were written of him, they took him down from the tree, and put him in a sepulchre. And when they had fulfilled all that was written of him, they took him down from the tree, and laid him in a Sepulchre.
13:30 Forsooth God raised him from dead the third day; But God raised him again from death, But God raised him up from the dead. But God raised him from the dead:
13:31 which was seen by many days to them that went up together with him from Galilee into Jerusalem, which be till now his witnesses to the people. and he was seen many days of them, which came with him from galile to Jerusalem which are his witnesses unto the people. And he was seen many days of them, which came up with him from Galile to Jerusalem, which are his witnesses unto the people. And he was seen many days of them which came up with him from Galilee to Hierusalem, who are his witnesses unto the people.
13:32 And we shew to you the promise that was made to our fathers; And we declare unto you, how that the promise made unto the fathers, And we declare unto you, that touching the promise made unto the fathers, And we declare unto you glad tidings, how that the promise which was made unto the fathers,
13:33 for God hath fulfilled this to their sons, and again-raised Jesus; and in the second psalm it is written, Thou art my Son, today I begat thee. god hath now fulfilled unto us the children, in that he raised up Jesus again, even as it is written in the first psalm: Thou art my son, this same day begat I thee. God hath fulfilled it unto us their children, in that he raised up Jesus, even as it is written in the second Psalm, Thou art my Son: this day have I begotten thee. God hath fulfilled the same unto us their children, in that he hath raised up Jesus again, as it is also written in the second Psalm: Thou art my Son, this day have I begotten thee.
13:34 Forsooth that he again-raised him from dead, now no more to turn again into corruption, he said thus, For I shall give to you the holy true things of David. As concerning that he so raised him up from death, now no more to return to corruption, he said on this wise: The holy promises made to David I will keep faithfully. Now as concerning that he raised him up from the dead, no more to return to the grave, he hath said thus, I will give you the holy things of David, which are faithful. And as concerning that he raised him up from the dead, now no more to return to corruption, he said on this wise, I will give you the sure mercies of David.
13:35 Therefore and in another stead he saith, Thou shalt not give thine holy to see corruption. Wherefore he saith also in another place: Thou shalt not suffer thy saint to see corruption. Wherefore he saith also in another place, Thou wilt not suffer thine Holy one to see corruption. Wherefore he saith also in another Psalm, Thou shalt not suffer thine holy one to see corruption.
13:36 Forsooth David in his generation, when he had ministered to the will of God, slept, and was laid with his fathers, and saw corruption; For David after he had in his time fulfilled the will of god, he slept, and was laid with his fathers, and saw corruption. Howbeit, David after he had served his time by the counsel of God, he slept, & was laid with his fathers, & saw corruption. For David after he had served his own generation by the will of God, fell on sleep, and was laid unto his fathers, and saw corruption:
13:37 soothly he whom God raised from dead men, saw not corruption. But he whom god raised again, saw no corruption. But he whom God raised up, saw no corruption. But he whom God raised again, saw no corruption.
13:38 Therefore, men brethren, be it known to you, that by him remission of sins is told to you, Be it known unto you therefore ye men and brethren, that through this man is preached unto you the forgiveness of sins, Be it known unto you therefore, men and brethren, that through this man is preached unto you the forgiveness of sins. Be it known unto you therefore, men and brethren, that through this man is preached unto you the forgiveness of sins.
13:39 from all sins, of which ye might not be justified in the law of Moses. In this each man that believeth, is justified. And by him are all that believe justified from all things from the which ye could not be justified by the law of Moses. And from all things, from which ye could not be justified by the Law of Moses, by him every one that believeth, is justified. And by him all that believe, are justified from all things, from which ye could not be justified by the Law of Moses.
13:40 Therefore see ye, that it come not to you, that is before-said in the prophets, Beware therefore lest that fall on you, which is spoken of in the prophets: Beware therefore, lest that come upon you, which is spoken of in the Prophets, Beware therefore, lest that come upon you which is spoken of in the Prophets,
13:41 See ye, despisers, and wonder ye, and be ye scattered abroad; for I work a work in your days, a work that ye shall not believe, if any man shall tell it out to you. Behold ye despisers, and wonder, and perish ye: for I do a work in your days, which ye shall not believe, if a man would declare it you. Behold, ye despisers, & wonder, and vanish away: for I work a work in your days, a work which ye shall not believe, if a man would declare it you. Behold, ye despisers, and wonder, and perish: for I work a work in your days, a work which you shall in no wise believe, though a man declare it unto you.
13:42 And when they went out, they prayed, that in the sabbath following they should speak to them these words. When the Jews were gone out of the Synagogue, the gentiles besought them that they would preach the word of god to them between the sabbath days. And when they were come out of the Synagogue of the Jews, the Gentiles besought, that they would preach these words to them the next Sabbath day. And when the Jews were gone out of the Synagogue, the Gentiles besought that these words might be preached to them the next Sabbath.
13:43 And when the synagogue was left, many of the Jews and comelings worshipping God followed Paul and Barnabas; the which speaking, softly counseled them, that they should dwell in the grace of God. When the congregation was broken up, many of the jews and virtuous proselytes followed Paul and Barnabas, which spake to them and exhorted them to continue in the grace of God. Now when the Congregation was dissolved, many of the Jews, and proselytes that feared God, followed Paul & Barnabas, which spake to them, and exhorted them to continue in the grace of God. Now when the Congregation was broken up, many of the Jews, and religious Proselytes followed Paul and Barnabas, who speaking to them, persuaded them to continue in the grace of God.
13:44 And in the sabbath following almost all the city came together, to hear the word of God. And the next sabbath day came Almost the whole city together to hear the word of God. And the next Sabbath day came almost the whole city together, to hear the word of God. And the next Sabbath day came almost the whole city together to hear the word of God.
13:45 And Jews saw the people, and were filled with envy, and against-said these things that were said of Paul, blaspheming. When the jews saw the people, they were full of indignation and spake against those things which were spoken of Paul, They spake against it, and dispraised it, railing on it. But when the Jews saw the people, they were full of envy, & spake against those things, which were spoken of Paul, contrarying them, and railing on them. But when the Jews saw the multitudes, they were filled with envy, and spake against those things which were spoken by Paul, contradicting, and blaspheming.
13:46 Then Paul and Barnabas steadfastly said, To you it behooved first to speak the word of God; but for ye put it away, and have deemed you unworthy of everlasting life, lo! we turn to heathen men. Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said: it was meet that the word of God should first have been preached to you, But seeing ye put it from you, and think yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we turn to the gentiles. Then Paul and Barnabas spake boldly, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first have been spoken unto you: but seeing ye put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we turn to the Gentiles. Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first have been spoken to you: but seeing ye put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we turn to the Gentiles.
13:47 For so the Lord commanded us, I have set thee into light of heathen men, that thou be into health unto the uttermost of the earth. For so hath the lord commanded us: I have made thee a light to the gentiles, that thou be health unto the end of the world. For so hath the Lord commanded us, saying, I have made thee a light of the Gentiles, that thou shouldest be the salvation unto the end of the world. For so hath the Lord commanded us, saying, I have set thee to be a light of the Gentiles, that thou shouldest be for salvation unto the ends of the earth.
13:48 Soothly heathen men hearing joyed, and glorified the word of the Lord; and believed, how many ever were ordained to everlasting life. The gentiles heard, and were glad and glorified the word of the lord, and believed even as many as were ordained unto eternal life. And when the Gentiles heard it, they were glad, and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained unto eternal life, believed. And when the Gentiles heard this, they were glad, and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to eternal life, believed.
13:49 Forsooth the word of the Lord was far sown by all the country. And the word of the lord was published throughout all the region. Thus the word of the Lord was published throughout the whole country. And the word of the Lord was published throughout all the region.
13:50 But the Jews stirred religious women, and honest, and the first men of the city, and stirred persecution against Paul and Barnabas, and cast them out of their countries. But the jews moved the worshipful and honorable women, and the chief men of the city. And raised persecution against Paul and Barnabas, And expelled them out of their coasts. But the Jews stirred certain devout & honorable women, & the chief men of the city, & raised persecution against Paul & Barnabas, & expelled them out of their coasts. But the Jews stirred up the devout and honourable women, and the chief men of the city, and raised persecution against Paul and Barnabas, and expelled them out of their coasts.
13:51 And they shook away the powder of feet into them, and came to Iconium. But they shook off the dust off their feet against them, and came unto Iconium. But they shook off the dust of their feet against them, and came unto Iconium. But they shook off the dust of their feet against them, and came unto Iconium.
13:52 And the disciples were filled with joy and the Holy Ghost. And the disciples were filled with joy and with the holy ghost. And the disciples were filled with joy, and with the holy Ghost. And the disciples were filled with joy, and with the holy Ghost.
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