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Acts 1:8 King James Version (KJV)

But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.

Acts 1:8 Amplified Bible (AMP)

But you will receive power and ability when the Holy Spirit comes upon you; and you will be My witnesses [to tell people about Me] both in Jerusalem and in all Judea, and Samaria, and even to the ends of the earth.”

Amplified Bible (AMP)

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Acts 1:8 The Passion Translation (TPT)

But I promise you this—the Holy Spirit will come upon you and you will be filled with power.[a] And you will be my messengers[b] to Jerusalem, throughout Judea, the distant provinces[c]even to the remotest places on earth!”[d]


  1. Acts 1:8 Or “You will seize power,” or “You will be seized with power.”
  2. Acts 1:8 Or “witnesses.” The Greek word can also be translated “martyrs.”
  3. Acts 1:8 Or “Samaria,” a term used for a distant province populated by another people group.
  4. Acts 1:8 See Matt. 24:14.
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Acts 1:8 Complete Jewish Bible (CJB)

But you will receive power when the Ruach HaKodesh comes upon you; you will be my witnesses both in Yerushalayim and in all Y’hudah and Shomron, indeed to the ends of the earth!”

Complete Jewish Bible (CJB)

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