Acts 6:4

“But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Acts 6:4

But we will giue our selues continually to prayer, and to the ministerie of the word.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But we will devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the word."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But we will continue stedfastly in prayer, and in the ministry of the word.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then we will give all our time to prayer and the teaching of the word.
- Basic English Bible

but *we* will give ourselves up to prayer and the ministry of the word.
- Darby Bible

But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word.
- Webster's Bible

But, as for us, we will devote ourselves to prayer and to the delivery of the Message."
- Weymouth Bible

But we will continue steadfastly in prayer and in the ministry of the word."
- World English Bible

for we schulen be bisi to preier, and preche the word of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

and we to prayer, and to the ministration of the word, will give ourselves continually.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Acts 6:4

Wesley's Notes for Acts 6:4


6:4 We will constantly attend to prayer, and to the ministry of the word - This is doubtless the proper business of a Christian bishop: to speak to God in prayer; to men in preaching his word, as an ambassador for Christ.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 6:4


Ac 6:4 We will give ourselves continually to prayer, etc. Observe that the apostles regard prayer of equal importance with preaching. Every preacher ought to heed this.

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