Parallel Bible results for Acts 2:1-21

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Acts 2:1-21

RSVA 1 When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. NIV 1 When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place. RSVA 2 And suddenly a sound came from heaven like the rush of a mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting. NIV 2 Suddenly a sound like the blowing of a violent wind came from heaven and filled the whole house where they were sitting. RSVA 3 And there appeared to them tongues as of fire, distributed and resting on each one of them. NIV 3 They saw what seemed to be tongues of fire that separated and came to rest on each of them. RSVA 4 And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance. NIV 4 All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit enabled them. RSVA 5 Now there were dwelling in Jerusalem Jews, devout men from every nation under heaven. NIV 5 Now there were staying in Jerusalem God-fearing Jews from every nation under heaven. RSVA 6 And at this sound the multitude came together, and they were bewildered, because each one heard them speaking in his own language. NIV 6 When they heard this sound, a crowd came together in bewilderment, because each one heard their own language being spoken. RSVA 7 And they were amazed and wondered, saying, "Are not all these who are speaking Galileans? NIV 7 Utterly amazed, they asked: “Aren’t all these who are speaking Galileans? RSVA 8 And how is it that we hear, each of us in his own native language? NIV 8 Then how is it that each of us hears them in our native language? RSVA 9 Par'thians and Medes and E'lamites and residents of Mesopota'mia, Judea and Cappado'cia, Pontus and Asia, NIV 9 Parthians, Medes and Elamites; residents of Mesopotamia, Judea and Cappadocia, Pontus and Asia, RSVA 10 Phryg'ia and Pamphyl'ia, Egypt and the parts of Libya belonging to Cyre'ne, and visitors from Rome, both Jews and proselytes, NIV 10 Phrygia and Pamphylia, Egypt and the parts of Libya near Cyrene; visitors from Rome RSVA 11 Cretans and Arabians, we hear them telling in our own tongues the mighty works of God." NIV 11 (both Jews and converts to Judaism); Cretans and Arabs—we hear them declaring the wonders of God in our own tongues!” RSVA 12 And all were amazed and perplexed, saying to one another, "What does this mean?" NIV 12 Amazed and perplexed, they asked one another, “What does this mean?” RSVA 13 But others mocking said, "They are filled with new wine." NIV 13 Some, however, made fun of them and said, “They have had too much wine.” RSVA 14 But Peter, standing with the eleven, lifted up his voice and addressed them, "Men of Judea and all who dwell in Jerusalem, let this be known to you, and give ear to my words. NIV 14 Then Peter stood up with the Eleven, raised his voice and addressed the crowd: “Fellow Jews and all of you who live in Jerusalem, let me explain this to you; listen carefully to what I say. RSVA 15 For these men are not drunk, as you suppose, since it is only the third hour of the day; NIV 15 These people are not drunk, as you suppose. It’s only nine in the morning! RSVA 16 but this is what was spoken by the prophet Joel: NIV 16 No, this is what was spoken by the prophet Joel: RSVA 17 'And in the last days it shall be, God declares, that I will pour out my Spirit upon all flesh, and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams; NIV 17 “ ‘In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men will see visions, your old men will dream dreams. RSVA 18 yea, and on my menservants and my maidservants in those days I will pour out my Spirit; and they shall prophesy. NIV 18 Even on my servants, both men and women, I will pour out my Spirit in those days, and they will prophesy. RSVA 19 And I will show wonders in the heaven above and signs on the earth beneath, blood, and fire, and vapor of smoke; NIV 19 I will show wonders in the heavens above and signs on the earth below, blood and fire and billows of smoke. RSVA 20 the sun shall be turned into darkness and the moon into blood, before the day of the Lord comes, the great and manifest day. NIV 20 The sun will be turned to darkness and the moon to blood before the coming of the great and glorious day of the Lord. RSVA 21 And it shall be that whoever calls on the name of the Lord shall be saved.' NIV 21 And everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.’