Acts 13:36
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English Standard Version
For David, after he had served the purpose of God in his own generation, fell asleep and was laid with his fathers and saw corruption,

King James Bible
For David, after he had served his own generation by the will of God, fell on sleep, and was laid unto his fathers, and saw corruption:

American Standard Version
For David, after he had in his own generation served the counsel of God, fell asleep, and was laid unto his fathers, and saw corruption:

Douay-Rheims Bible
For David, when he had served in his generation, according to the will of God, slept: and was laid unto his fathers, and saw corruption.

English Revised Version
For David, after he had in his own generation served the counsel of God, fell on sleep, and was laid unto his fathers, and saw corruption:

Webster's Bible Translation
For David, after he had served his own generation by the will of God, fell asleep, and was laid to his fathers, and saw corruption:

Weymouth New Testament
For David, after having been useful to his own generation in accordance with God's purpose, did fall asleep, was gathered to his forefathers, and did undergo decay.

Acts 13:36 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Was laid unto (προσετέθη)

Lit., was added unto. Compare Acts 2:47; Acts 5:14.

Acts 13:36 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

served, etc. or, in his own age served the will of God.

Acts 13:22 And when he had removed him, he raised up to them David to be their king; to whom also he gave their testimony, and said...

1 Chronicles 11:2 And moreover in time past, even when Saul was king, you were he that led out and brought in Israel: and the LORD your God said to you...

1 Chronicles 13:2-4 And David said to all the congregation of Israel, If it seem good to you, and that it be of the LORD our God...

1 Chronicles 15:12-16,25-29 And said to them, You are the chief of the fathers of the Levites: sanctify yourselves, both you and your brothers...

1 Chronicles 18:14 So David reigned over all Israel, and executed judgment and justice among all his people.

1 Chronicles 22:1-29:30 Then David said, This is the house of the LORD God, and this is the altar of the burnt offering for Israel...

Psalm 78:71,72 From following the ewes great with young he brought him to feed Jacob his people, and Israel his inheritance...

fell.

Acts 7:60 And he kneeled down, and cried with a loud voice, Lord, lay not this sin to their charge. And when he had said this, he fell asleep.

2 Samuel 7:12 And when your days be fulfilled, and you shall sleep with your fathers, I will set up your seed after you...

1 Kings 2:10 So David slept with his fathers, and was buried in the city of David.

1 Corinthians 15:6,18 After that, he was seen of above five hundred brothers at once; of whom the greater part remain to this present...

1 Thessalonians 4:13 But I would not have you to be ignorant, brothers, concerning them which are asleep, that you sorrow not...

and was.

Acts 2:29 Men and brothers, let me freely speak to you of the patriarch David, that he is both dead and buried...

1 Chronicles 17:11 And it shall come to pass, when your days be expired that you must go to be with your fathers, that I will raise up your seed after you...

2 Chronicles 9:31 And Solomon slept with his fathers, and he was buried in the city of David his father: and Rehoboam his son reigned in his stead.

2 Chronicles 12:16 And Rehoboam slept with his fathers, and was buried in the city of David: and Abijah his son reigned in his stead.

2 Chronicles 21:1 Now Jehoshaphat slept with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the city of David. And Jehoram his son reigned in his stead.

2 Chronicles 26:23 So Uzziah slept with his fathers, and they buried him with his fathers in the field of the burial which belonged to the kings...

and saw.

Genesis 3:19 In the sweat of your face shall you eat bread, till you return to the ground; for out of it were you taken: for dust you are...

Job 17:14 I have said to corruption, You are my father: to the worm, You are my mother, and my sister.

Job 19:26,27 And though after my skin worms destroy this body, yet in my flesh shall I see God...

Job 21:26 They shall lie down alike in the dust, and the worms shall cover them.

Psalm 49:9,14 That he should still live for ever, and not see corruption...

John 11:39 Jesus said, Take you away the stone. Martha, the sister of him that was dead, said to him, Lord, by this time he stinks...

1 Corinthians 15:42-44,53,54 So also is the resurrection of the dead. It is sown in corruption; it is raised in incorruption...

Cross References
2 Samuel 7:12
When your days are fulfilled and you lie down with your fathers, I will raise up your offspring after you, who shall come from your body, and I will establish his kingdom.

1 Kings 2:10
Then David slept with his fathers and was buried in the city of David.

1 Chronicles 29:28
Then he died at a good age, full of days, riches, and honor. And Solomon his son reigned in his place.

Acts 2:29
"Brothers, I may say to you with confidence about the patriarch David that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us to this day.

Acts 7:60
And falling to his knees he cried out with a loud voice, "Lord, do not hold this sin against them." And when he had said this, he fell asleep.

Acts 8:1
And Saul approved of his execution. And there arose on that day a great persecution against the church in Jerusalem, and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles.

Acts 13:22
And when he had removed him, he raised up David to be their king, of whom he testified and said, 'I have found in David the son of Jesse a man after my heart, who will do all my will.'

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