Acts 15:14

“Simeon hath declared how God at the first did visit the Gentiles, to take out of them a people for his name.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Acts 15:14

Simeon hath declared how God at the first did visite the Gentiles to take out of them a people for his Name.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Simeon has related how God first concerned Himself about taking from among the Gentiles a people for His name.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Symeon hath rehearsed how first God visited the Gentiles, to take out of them a people for his name.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Symeon has given an account of how God was first pleased to take from among the Gentiles a people for himself.
- Basic English Bible

Simon has related how God first visited to take out of [the] nations a people for his name.
- Darby Bible

Simeon hath declared how God at the first visited the Gentiles to take from among them a people for his name.
- Webster's Bible

Symeon has related how God first looked graciously on the Gentiles to take from among them a People to be called by His name.
- Weymouth Bible

Simeon has reported how God first visited the nations, to take out of them a people for his name.
- World English Bible

Symount telde, hou God visitide, first to take of hethene men a puple to his name.
- Wycliffe Bible

Simeon did declare how at first God did look after to take out of the nations a people for His name,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Acts 15:14

Wesley's Notes for Acts 15:14


15:14 Simon hath declared - James, the apostle of the Hebrews, calls Peter by his Hebrew name. To take out of them a people for his name - That is to believe in him, to be called by his name.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 15:14


Ac 15:14 Simeon. Simon Peter.

Discussion for Acts 15:14

  • Anonymous on Acts 15:14
    The Jehovah's Witnesses are right on target with this one. They are the only ones who regularly and openly acknowledge His name is Jehovah. How can anyone else claim to be a people for His name?


 

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