Acts 20:27

“For I have not shunned to declare unto you all the counsel of God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For I haue not shunned to declare vnto you all the counsell of God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For I did not shrink from declaring to you the whole purpose of God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For I shrank not from declaring unto you the whole counsel of God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For I have not kept back from you anything of the purpose of God.
- Basic English Bible

for I have not shrunk from announcing to you all the counsel of God.
- Darby Bible

For I have not shunned to declare to you all the counsel of God.
- Webster's Bible

For I have not shrunk from declaring to you God's whole truth.
- Weymouth Bible

for I didn't shrink from declaring to you the whole counsel of God.
- World English Bible

For Y fley not awey, that Y telde not to you al the counsel of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

for I did not keep back from declaring to you all the counsel of God.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 20:27


20:27 For I have not shunned - Otherwise if any had perished, their blood would have been on his head.


Discussion for Acts 20

  • BSP
    In verse 37 there was a free flow of tears by men showing that they had real heartfelt love for Paul.
  • Wayne
    Diadema, just says first day of the week.
  • Diadema
    Verse 7
    My NKJV cross reference for this verse was found in Revelation 1:10, and it was mentioned there ..." the Lord's day". but the bible dictionary of this website defined the Lord's day as Sabbath. It is really confusing.
  • Jacksonngwira
    I am very blessed with this verse and I have learnt something.Giving is a source of blessings
  • Lilian
    It is very important and be blessed for us to give than to receive. Without thanksgiving to God we will not receive his blessing. This is the commandment of the Lord that needs to be obeyed."Love One Another as God loves us" Obedience to God's words are more important than prayers. Thanks to the blood of Jesus that shed for us. His blood is more than enough to give us life. Trust in God and keep thanking and praising him for he is worthy to be praised. There is no other Jehovah its only Jesus our life, our Savior and our Peace. Amen
  • Gary Cartet
    vs 29-30 When Christ departs men will break the Church he just organized into the many churches of today.

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