Acts 20:32

“And now, brethren, I commend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up, and to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And now brethren, I commend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you vp, and to giue you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"And now I commend you to God and to the word of His grace, which is able to build {you} up and to give {you} the inheritance among all those who are sanctified.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And now I commend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build `you' up, and to give `you' the inheritance among all them that are sanctified.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And now, I give you into the care of God and the word of his grace, which is able to make you strong and to give you your heritage among all the saints.
- Basic English Bible

And now I commit you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build [you] up and give [to you] an inheritance among all the sanctified.
- Darby Bible

And now, brethren, I commend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up, and to give you an inheritance among all them who are sanctified.
- Webster's Bible

And now I commend you to God and to the word of His grace. He is able to build you up and to give you your inheritance among His people.
- Weymouth Bible

Now, brothers, I entrust you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build up, and to give you the inheritance among all those who are sanctified.
- World English Bible

And now Y bitake you to God and to the word of his grace, that is myyti to edifie and yyue eritage in alle that ben maad hooli.
- Wycliffe Bible

and now, I commend you, brethren, to God, and to the word of His grace, that is able to build up, and to give you an inheritance among all those sanctified.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 20:32


20:32 The word of his grace - It is the grand channel of it, to believers as well as unbelievers. Who is able to build you up - To confirm and increase your faith, love, holiness. God can thus build us up, without any instrument. But he does build us up by them. O beware of dreaming that you have less need of human teachers after you know Christ than before! And to give you an inheritance - Of eternal glory, among them that are sanctified - And so made meet for it. A large number of these Paul doubtless knew, and remembered before God.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 20:32


Ac 20:32 I commend you to God. In their weighty responsibility he commends them to God. And to the word of his grace. The word will be a guide in all their difficulties and is able to build them up and give them an inheritance among the sanctified. If it is followed, they cannot stray. All them which are sanctified. All Christians are spoken of as sanctified. See 1Co 1:2 6:9-11.

Discussion for Acts 20:32

  • I now commend you to the Lord our God, Jesus Christ His Grace, who is able to build us all up and also give us inheritance, if we continue grounded in FAITH of our Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.

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