NIV: Simon has described to us how God first intervened to choose a people for his name from the Gentiles.
NAS: "Simeon has related how God first concerned Himself about taking from among the Gentiles a people for His name.
KJV: Simeon hath declared how God at the first did visit the Gentiles, to take out of them a people for his name.
GWT: Simon has explained how God first showed his concern by taking from non-Jewish people those who would honor his name.
ASV: Symeon hath rehearsed how first God visited the Gentiles, to take out of them a people for his name.
BBE: Symeon has given an account of how God was first pleased to take from among the Gentiles a people for himself.
DBY: Simon has related how God first visited to take out of the nations a people for his name.
DRB: Simon hath related how God first visited to take of the Gentiles a people to his name.
WBS: Simeon hath declared how God at the first visited the Gentiles to take from among them a people for his name.
WEB: Simeon has reported how God first visited the nations, to take out of them a people for his name.
YLT: Simeon did declare how at first God did look after to take out of the nations a people for His name,
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