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Acts 13:3-5 1599 Geneva Bible (GNV)

[a]Then fasted they and prayed, and laid their hands on them, and let them go.

[b]And they after they were sent forth of the holy Ghost, came down unto [c]Seleucia, and from thence they sailed to Cyprus.

And when they were at Salamis, they preached the word of God in the Synagogues of the Jews: and they had also John to their minister.


  1. Acts 13:3 Fast, and solemn prayers were used before the laying on of hands.
  2. Acts 13:4 Paul and his companions do at the first bring Cyprus to the subjection and obedience of Christ.
  3. Acts 13:4 Seleucia was a city of Cilicia, so called of Seleucus one of Alexander’s successors.
1599 Geneva Bible (GNV)

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Acts 13:3-5 New International Version (NIV)

So after they had fasted and prayed, they placed their hands on them and sent them off.

On Cyprus

The two of them, sent on their way by the Holy Spirit, went down to Seleucia and sailed from there to Cyprus. When they arrived at Salamis, they proclaimed the word of God in the Jewish synagogues. John was with them as their helper.

New International Version (NIV)

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