Acts 25:8



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

while Paul said in his own defense, "I have committed no offense either against the Law of the Jews or against the temple or against Caesar."

King James Version

While he answered for himself, Neither against the law of the Jews, neither against the temple, nor yet against Caesar, have I offended any thing at all.

International Standard Version

Paul said in his defense, "I have done nothing wrong against the Law of the Jews, or of the Temple, or of the emperor."

A Conservative Version

while he was defending, Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar, have I transgressed anything.

American Standard Version

while Paul said in his defense, Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar, have I sinned at all.

Amplified

Paul declared in [his own] defense, Neither against the Law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar have I offended in any way.

An Understandable Version

Paul replied in his defense, "I have not committed any sin against the law of the Jews, nor against the Temple, nor against Caesar."

Anderson New Testament

he answering for himself: Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar, have I committed any offense.

Bible in Basic English

Then Paul, in his answer to them, said, I have done no wrong against the law of the Jews, or against the Temple, or against Caesar.

Common New Testament

Paul said in his defense, "Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar have I offended at all."

Daniel Mace New Testament

to this he answer'd, "I have not been guilty of any misdemeanour, either against the law, or against the temple, or against Cesar."

Darby Translation

Paul answering for himself, Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar, have I offended in anything.

Godbey New Testament

And Paul apologizing, that Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar, have I done anything wrong.

Goodspeed New Testament

Paul said in his own defense, "I have committed no offense against the Jewish Law or the Temple or the emperor."

Holman Bible

while Paul made the defense that, "Neither against the Jewish law, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar have I sinned at all."

John Wesley New Testament

While he answered for himself, Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Cesar have I offended at all.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

While he answered for himself, Neither against the law of the Jews, neither against the temple, nor yet against Caesar have I sinned in anything at all.

Julia Smith Translation

He justifying himself, That neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar have I sinned any thing.

King James 2000

While he answered for himself, Neither against the law of the Jews, neither against the temple, nor yet against Caesar, have I offended anything at all.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[while] Paul said in his defense, "Neither against the law of the Jews nor against the temple nor against Caesar have I sinned with reference to anything!"

Modern King James verseion

Defending himself, Paul said, Neither against the Law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar have I offended in anything.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

as long as he answered for himself, that he had neither against the law of the Jews, neither against the temple, nor yet against Caesar offended anything at all.

Moffatt New Testament

Paul's defence was, "I have committed no offence against the Law of the Jews, against the temple, or against Caesar."

Montgomery New Testament

Paul said in his defense, "I have committed no crime against the Law of the Jews, against the Temple, or against Caesar."

NET Bible

Paul said in his defense, "I have committed no offense against the Jewish law or against the temple or against Caesar."

New Heart English Bible

while he said in his defense, "Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar, have I sinned at all."

New simplified Bible

Paul defended himself: Neither against the law of the Jews, neither against the temple, nor yet against Caesar, have I committed any sin.

Noyes New Testament

while Paul said in his defence, Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar have I committed any offence.

Sawyer New Testament

while Paul maintained in his defense, Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar, have I done any wrong.

The Emphasized Bible

Paul saying in defence - Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar, have I in anything sinned.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But he pleaded in his defence, That neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar, have I committed the least offence.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Paul's answer to the charge was--'I have not committed any offence against the Jewish Law, or the Temple, or the Emperor.'

Webster

While he answered for himself, Neither against the law of the Jews, neither against the temple, nor yet against Cesar have I committed any offense.

Weymouth New Testament

But, in reply, Paul said, "Neither against the Jewish Law, nor against the Temple, nor against Caesar, have I committed any offence whatever."

Williams New Testament

Paul continued to maintain, in his defense, "I have committed no offense against the Jewish law or temple or against the emperor."

World English Bible

while he said in his defense, "Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar, have I sinned at all."

Worrell New Testament

Paul saying in his defense, "Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Caesar, did I commit any sin."

Worsley New Testament

he answering in his own defence, Neither against the law of the Jews, nor against the temple, nor against Cesar have I committed any offence.

Youngs Literal Translation

he making defence -- 'Neither in regard to the law of the Jews, nor in regard to the temple, nor in regard to Caesar -- did I commit any sin.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ὅτι 
Hoti 
that , for , because , how that , how ,
Usage: 764

ἀπολογέομαι 
Apologeomai 
Usage: 8


him , his , their , he , her , they , same , himself ,
Usage: 0

οὔτε 
Oute 
neither , nor , nor yet , no not , not , yet not ,
Usage: 68

εἰς 
Eis 
εἰς 
Eis 
εἰς 
Eis 
into , to , unto , for , in , on , toward , against ,
into , to , unto , for , in , on , toward , against ,
into , to , unto , for , in , on , toward , against ,
Usage: 1267
Usage: 1267
Usage: 1267

the law
νόμος 
Nomos 
Usage: 179

of the Jews
Ἰουδαῖος 
Ioudaios 
Jew , of Judea , Jewess
Usage: 190

οὔτε 
Oute 
neither , nor , nor yet , no not , not , yet not ,
Usage: 68

the temple
ἱερόν 
Hieron 
Usage: 64

οὔτε 
Oute 
neither , nor , nor yet , no not , not , yet not ,
Usage: 68

sar
Καῖσαρ 
Kaisar 
Usage: 24

ἁμαρτάνω 
Hamartano 
Usage: 35

Context Readings

Paul Appeals To Caesar

7 After Paul arrived, the Jews who had come down from Jerusalem stood around him, bringing many and serious charges against him which they could not prove, 8 while Paul said in his own defense, "I have committed no offense either against the Law of the Jews or against the temple or against Caesar." 9 But Festus, wishing to do the Jews a favor, answered Paul and said, "Are you willing to go up to Jerusalem and stand trial before me on these charges?"


Cross References

Acts 24:12

"Neither in the temple, nor in the synagogues, nor in the city itself did they find me carrying on a discussion with anyone or causing a riot.

Acts 28:17

After three days Paul called together those who were the leading men of the Jews, and when they came together, he began saying to them, "Brethren, though I had done nothing against our people or the customs of our fathers, yet I was delivered as a prisoner from Jerusalem into the hands of the Romans.

Genesis 40:15

"For I was in fact kidnapped from the land of the Hebrews, and even here I have done nothing that they should have put me into the dungeon."

Jeremiah 37:18

Moreover Jeremiah said to King Zedekiah, "In what way have I sinned against you, or against your servants, or against this people, that you have put me in prison?

Daniel 6:22

"My God sent His angel and shut the lions' mouths and they have not harmed me, inasmuch as I was found innocent before Him; and also toward you, O king, I have committed no crime."

Acts 6:13-14

They put forward false witnesses who said, "This man incessantly speaks against this holy place and the Law;

Acts 23:1

Paul, looking intently at the Council, said, "Brethren, I have lived my life with a perfectly good conscience before God up to this day."

Acts 24:6

"And he even tried to desecrate the temple; and then we arrested him. [We wanted to judge him according to our own Law.

Acts 24:17-21

"Now after several years I came to bring alms to my nation and to present offerings;

Acts 25:10

But Paul said, "I am standing before Caesar's tribunal, where I ought to be tried. I have done no wrong to the Jews, as you also very well know.

Acts 28:21

They said to him, "We have neither received letters from Judea concerning you, nor have any of the brethren come here and reported or spoken anything bad about you.

2 Corinthians 1:12

For our proud confidence is this: the testimony of our conscience, that in holiness and godly sincerity, not in fleshly wisdom but in the grace of God, we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you.



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