Acts 1:2
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English Standard Version
until the day when he was taken up, after he had given commands through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen.

King James Bible
Until the day in which he was taken up, after that he through the Holy Ghost had given commandments unto the apostles whom he had chosen:

American Standard Version
until the day in which he was received up, after that he had given commandment through the Holy Spirit unto the apostles whom he had chosen:

Douay-Rheims Bible
Until the day on which, giving commandments by the Holy Ghost to the apostles whom he had chosen, he was taken up.

English Revised Version
until the day in which he was received up, after that he had given commandment through the Holy Ghost unto the apostles whom he had chosen:

Webster's Bible Translation
Until the day in which he was taken up, after that he through the Holy Spirit had given commandments to the apostles whom he had chosen:

Weymouth New Testament
after giving instruction through the Holy Spirit to the Apostles whom He had chosen, He was taken up to Heaven.

Acts 1:2 Parallel
Commentary
Vincent's Word Studies

Had given commandment (ἐντειλάμενος)

Special injunctions or charges. Compare Matthew 4:6; Mark 13:34; Hebrews 11:22.

Through the Holy Ghost

Construe with had given commandment: by means of the Holy Spirit, which inspired him. Not, as some interpreters, with whom he had chosen.

Acts 1:2 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the day.

Acts 1:9 And when he had spoken these things, while they beheld, he was taken up; and a cloud received him out of their sight.

Mark 16:19 So then after the Lord had spoken to them, he was received up into heaven, and sat on the right hand of God.

Luke 9:51 And it came to pass, when the time was come that he should be received up, he steadfastly set his face to go to Jerusalem,

Luke 24:51 And it came to pass, while he blessed them, he was parted from them, and carried up into heaven.

John 6:62 What and if you shall see the Son of man ascend up where he was before?

John 13:1,3 Now before the feast of the passover, when Jesus knew that his hour was come that he should depart out of this world to the Father...

John 16:28 I came forth from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go to the Father.

John 17:13 And now come I to you; and these things I speak in the world, that they might have my joy fulfilled in themselves.

John 20:17 Jesus said to her, Touch me not; for I am not yet ascended to my Father: but go to my brothers, and say to them, I ascend to my Father...

Ephesians 4:8-10 Why he said, When he ascended up on high, he led captivity captive, and gave gifts to men...

1 Timothy 3:16 And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifest in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen of angels...

Hebrews 6:19,20 Which hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and steadfast, and which enters into that within the veil...

Hebrews 9:24 For Christ is not entered into the holy places made with hands, which are the figures of the true; but into heaven itself...

1 Peter 3:22 Who is gone into heaven, and is on the right hand of God; angels and authorities and powers being made subject to him.

through.

Acts 10:38 How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: who went about doing good...

Isaiah 11:2,3 And the spirit of the LORD shall rest on him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might...

Isaiah 42:1 Behold my servant, whom I uphold; my elect, in whom my soul delights; I have put my spirit on him...

Isaiah 48:16 Come you near to me, hear you this; I have not spoken in secret from the beginning; from the time that it was, there am I...

Isaiah 59:20,21 And the Redeemer shall come to Zion, and to them that turn from transgression in Jacob, said the LORD...

Isaiah 61:1 The Spirit of the Lord GOD is on me; because the LORD has anointed me to preach good tidings to the meek...

Matthew 3:16 And Jesus, when he was baptized, went up straightway out of the water: and, see, the heavens were opened to him...

Matthew 12:28 But if I cast out devils by the Spirit of God, then the kingdom of God is come to you.

John 1:16 And of his fullness have all we received, and grace for grace.

John 3:34 For he whom God has sent speaks the words of God: for God gives not the Spirit by measure to him.

Revelation 1:1 The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave to him, to show to his servants things which must shortly come to pass...

Revelation 2:7,11,17,29 He that has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit said to the churches; To him that overcomes will I give to eat of the tree of life...

Revelation 3:16,13,22 So then because you are lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I will spew you out of my mouth...

given.

Matthew 28:19 Go you therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost:

Mark 16:15-19 And he said to them, Go you into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature...

Luke 24:45-49 Then opened he their understanding, that they might understand the scriptures...

the apostles.

Acts 1:13 And when they were come in, they went up into an upper room, where stayed both Peter, and James, and John, and Andrew, Philip...

Acts 10:40-42 Him God raised up the third day, and showed him openly...

Matthew 10:1-4 And when he had called to him his twelve disciples, he gave them power against unclean spirits, to cast them out...

Mark 3:14-19 And he ordained twelve, that they should be with him, and that he might send them forth to preach...

Luke 6:13-16 And when it was day, he called to him his disciples: and of them he chose twelve, whom also he named apostles...

John 6:70 Jesus answered them, Have not I chosen you twelve, and one of you is a devil?

John 13:18 I speak not of you all: I know whom I have chosen: but that the scripture may be fulfilled...

John 20:21 Then said Jesus to them again, Peace be to you: as my Father has sent me, even so send I you.

Galatians 1:1 Paul, an apostle, (not of men, neither by man, but by Jesus Christ, and God the Father, who raised him from the dead;)

Ephesians 2:20 And are built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief corner stone;

2 Peter 3:2 That you may be mindful of the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets...

Revelation 21:14 And the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and in them the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb.

Cross References
Matthew 28:19
Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,

Mark 6:30
The apostles returned to Jesus and told him all that they had done and taught.

Mark 16:15
And he said to them, "Go into all the world and proclaim the gospel to the whole creation.

Mark 16:19
So then the Lord Jesus, after he had spoken to them, was taken up into heaven and sat down at the right hand of God.

John 3:34
For he whom God has sent utters the words of God, for he gives the Spirit without measure.

John 13:18
I am not speaking of all of you; I know whom I have chosen. But the Scripture will be fulfilled, 'He who ate my bread has lifted his heel against me.'

John 20:21
Jesus said to them again, "Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, even so I am sending you."

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