Acts 1:7

“And he said unto them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father hath put in his own power.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he said vnto them, It is not for you to knowe the times or the seasons, which the Father hath put in his owne power.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He said to them, "It is not for you to know times or epochs which the Father has fixed by His own authority;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said unto them, It is not for you to know times or seasons, which the Father hath set within His own authority.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said to them, It is not for you to have knowledge of the time and the order of events which the Father has kept in his control.
- Basic English Bible

And he said to them, It is not yours to know times or seasons, which the Father has placed in his own authority;
- Darby Bible

And he said to them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father hath put in his own power.
- Webster's Bible

It is not for you, He replied, "to know times or epochs which the Father has reserved within His own authority;
- Weymouth Bible

He said to them, "It isn't for you to know times or seasons which the Father has set within his own authority.
- World English Bible

And he seide to hem, It is not youre to knowe the tymes ether momentis, whiche the fadir hath put in his power;
- Wycliffe Bible

and he said unto them, `It is not yours to know times or seasons that the Father did appoint in His own authority;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 1:7


1:7 The times or the seasons - Times, in the language of the Scriptures, denote a longer; seasons, a shorter space. Which the Father hath put in his own power - To be revealed when and to whom it pleaseth him.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 1:7


Ac 1:7 It is not for you to know. This was a reproof, not only to them, but to those in all ages who seek to know "the times or the seasons, which the Father hath put into his own power".

Discussion for Acts 1:7

  • Pst Stephen for verse 7
    Our Lord Jesus wouldn't disclose it,because it a matter of salvation. Apostle paul told us to work out our salvation with fear and trembling. So therefore we should be ready and prepare.

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