Acts 17:27
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
2212 [e]ζητεῖν
zētein
to seekV-PNA
3588 [e]τὸν
ton
- Art-AMS
2316 [e]Θεὸν,
Theon
God,N-AMS
1487 [e]εἰ
ei
ifConj
687 [e]ἄρα
ara
perhapsConj
1065 [e]γε
ge
indeedPrtcl
5584 [e]ψηλαφήσειαν
psēlaphēseian
they might palpate forV-AOA-3P
846 [e]αὐτὸν
auton
Him,PPro-AM3S
2532 [e]καὶ
kai
andConj
2147 [e]εὕροιεν,
heuroien
might find Him.V-AOA-3P
2532 [e]καί
kai
AndConj
1065 [e]γε
ge
indeed,Prtcl
3756 [e]οὐ
ou
notAdv
3112 [e]μακρὰν
makran
farAdj-AFS
575 [e]ἀπὸ
apo
fromPrep
1520 [e]ἑνὸς
henos
oneAdj-GMS
1538 [e]ἑκάστου
hekastou
eachAdj-GMS
1473 [e]ἡμῶν
hēmōn
of usPPro-G1P
5225 [e]ὑπάρχοντα.
hyparchonta
He is.V-PPA-AMS









Greek Texts
ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 17:27 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
ζητεῖν τὸν Θεὸν, εἰ ἄρα γε ψηλαφήσειαν αὐτὸν καὶ εὕροιεν, καί γε οὐ μακρὰν ἀπὸ ἑνὸς ἑκάστου ἡμῶν ὑπάρχοντα.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 17:27 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
ζητεῖν τὸν θεὸν εἰ ἄρα γε ψηλαφήσειαν αὐτὸν καὶ εὕροιεν, καί γε οὐ μακρὰν ἀπὸ ἑνὸς ἑκάστου ἡμῶν ὑπάρχοντα.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 17:27 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
ζητεῖν τὸν θεὸν εἰ ἄρα γε ψηλαφήσειαν αὐτὸν καὶ εὕροιεν, καί γε οὐ μακρὰν ἀπὸ ἑνὸς ἑκάστου ἡμῶν ὑπάρχοντα.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 17:27 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
ζητεῖν τὸν κύριον, εἰ ἄρα γε ψηλαφήσειαν αὐτὸν καὶ εὕροιεν, καί γε οὐ μακρὰν ἀπὸ ἑνὸς ἑκάστου ἡμῶν ὑπάρχοντα.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 17:27 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
ζητεῖν τὸν Κύριον εἰ ἄρα γε ψηλαφήσειαν αὐτὸν καὶ εὕροιεν, καί γε οὐ μακρὰν ἀπὸ ἑνὸς ἑκάστου ἡμῶν ὑπάρχοντα.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 17:27 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
ζητεῖν τὸν θεὸν εἰ ἄραγε ψηλαφήσειαν αὐτὸν καὶ εὕροιεν, καίγε οὐ μακρὰν ἀπὸ ἑνὸς ἑκάστου ἡμῶν ὑπάρχοντα.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 17:27 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
ζητεῖν τὸν Κύριον, εἰ ἄραγε ψηλαφήσειαν αὐτὸν καὶ εὕροιεν, καίτοιγε οὐ μακρὰν ἀπὸ ἑνὸς ἑκάστου ἡμῶν ὑπάρχοντα.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 17:27 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
ζητεῖν τὸν Κύριον, εἰ ἄρα γε ψηλαφήσειαν αὐτὸν καὶ εὕροιεν καίτοιγε οὐ μακρὰν ἀπὸ ἑνὸς ἑκάστου ἡμῶν ὑπάρχοντα

Acts 17:27 Hebrew Bible
למען יבקשו את האלהים אולי ימששהו וימצאהו אף כי איננו רחוק מכל אחד ממנו׃

Acts 17:27 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܕܢܗܘܘܢ ܒܥܝܢ ܠܐܠܗܐ ܘܡܥܩܒܝܢ ܘܡܢ ܒܪܝܬܗ ܡܫܟܚܝܢ ܠܗ ܡܛܠ ܕܐܦ ܠܐ ܗܘܐ ܪܚܝܩ ܡܢ ܟܠ ܡܢܢ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
that they would seek God, if perhaps they might grope for Him and find Him, though He is not far from each one of us;

King James Bible
That they should seek the Lord, if haply they might feel after him, and find him, though he be not far from every one of us:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He did this so they might seek God, and perhaps they might reach out and find Him, though He is not far from each one of us.
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they.

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he be.

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Jeremiah 23:23,24 Am I a God at hand, said the LORD, and not a God afar off…

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