Acts 4:20
Parallel Verses
English Standard Version
for we cannot but speak of what we have seen and heard.”

King James Bible
For we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard.

American Standard Version
for we cannot but speak the things which we saw and heard.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard.

English Revised Version
for we cannot but speak the things which we saw and heard.

Webster's Bible Translation
For we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard.

Weymouth New Testament
As for us, what we have seen and heard we cannot help speaking about."

Acts 4:20 Parallel
Commentary


Acts 4:20 Parallel Commentaries
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

we cannot.

Acts 2:4,32 And they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and began to speak with other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance...

Acts 17:16,17 Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry...

Acts 18:5 And when Silas and Timotheus were come from Macedonia, Paul was pressed in the spirit, and testified to the Jews that Jesus was Christ.

Numbers 22:38 And Balaam said to Balak, See, I am come to you: have I now any power at all to say any thing? the word that God puts in my mouth...

Numbers 23:20 Behold, I have received commandment to bless: and he has blessed; and I cannot reverse it.

2 Samuel 23:2 The Spirit of the LORD spoke by me, and his word was in my tongue.

Job 32:18-20 For I am full of matter, the spirit within me constrains me...

Jeremiah 1:7,17-19 But the LORD said to me, Say not, I am a child: for you shall go to all that I shall send you...

Jeremiah 4:19 My bowels, my bowels! I am pained at my very heart; my heart makes a noise in me; I cannot hold my peace, because you have heard...

Jeremiah 6:11 Therefore I am full of the fury of the LORD; I am weary with holding in: I will pour it out on the children abroad...

Jeremiah 20:9 Then I said, I will not make mention of him, nor speak any more in his name...

Ezekiel 3:11,14-21 And go, get you to them of the captivity, to the children of your people, and speak to them, and tell them, Thus said the Lord GOD...

Micah 3:8 But truly I am full of power by the spirit of the LORD, and of judgment, and of might, to declare to Jacob his transgression...

1 Corinthians 9:16,17 For though I preach the gospel, I have nothing to glory of: for necessity is laid on me; yes, woe is to me, if I preach not the gospel!...

the things.

Acts 1:8,22 But you shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come on you: and you shall be witnesses to me both in Jerusalem...

Acts 3:15 And killed the Prince of life, whom God has raised from the dead; whereof we are witnesses.

Acts 5:32 And we are his witnesses of these things; and so is also the Holy Ghost, whom God has given to them that obey him.

Acts 10:39-41 And we are witnesses of all things which he did both in the land of the Jews, and in Jerusalem; whom they slew and hanged on a tree...

Acts 22:15 For you shall be his witness to all men of what you have seen and heard.

Luke 1:2 Even as they delivered them to us, which from the beginning were eyewitnesses, and ministers of the word;

Hebrews 2:3,4 How shall we escape, if we neglect so great salvation; which at the first began to be spoken by the Lord...

1 John 1:1-3 That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked on...

Cross References
Jeremiah 20:9
If I say, "I will not mention him, or speak any more in his name," there is in my heart as it were a burning fire shut up in my bones, and I am weary with holding it in, and I cannot.

Amos 3:8
The lion has roared; who will not fear? The Lord GOD has spoken; who can but prophesy?"

1 Corinthians 9:16
For if I preach the gospel, that gives me no ground for boasting. For necessity is laid upon me. Woe to me if I do not preach the gospel!

1 John 1:1
That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we looked upon and have touched with our hands, concerning the word of life--

1 John 1:3
that which we have seen and heard we proclaim also to you, so that you too may have fellowship with us; and indeed our fellowship is with the Father and with his Son Jesus Christ.

Jump to Previous
Hear Heard Help Possible Refrain Speak Speaking Stop Telling
Jump to Next
Hear Heard Help Possible Refrain Speak Speaking Stop Telling
Links
Acts 4:20 NIV
Acts 4:20 NLT
Acts 4:20 ESV
Acts 4:20 NASB
Acts 4:20 KJV

Acts 4:20 Bible Apps
Acts 4:20 Biblia Paralela
Acts 4:20 Chinese Bible
Acts 4:20 French Bible
Acts 4:20 German Bible

Bible Hub

ESV Text Edition: 2016. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version® copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers.
Acts 4:19
Top of Page
Top of Page