Parallel Verses

Moffatt New Testament

And he followed him out, not realizing that what the angel did was real, but imagining that he saw a vision.

New American Standard Bible

And he went out and continued to follow, and he did not know that what was being done by the angel was real, but thought he was seeing a vision.

King James Version

And he went out, and followed him; and wist not that it was true which was done by the angel; but thought he saw a vision.

Holman Bible

So he went out and followed, and he did not know that what took place through the angel was real, but thought he was seeing a vision.

International Standard Version

So Peter went out and began to follow him, not realizing that what was being done by the angel was real; he thought he was seeing a vision.

A Conservative Version

And after going out, he followed him. And he had not seen that the thing happening by the heavenly agent was true, but presumed to see a vision.

American Standard Version

And he went out, and followed; and he knew not that it was true which was done by the angel, but thought he saw a vision.

Amplified

And Peter went out following the angel. He did not realize that what was being done by the angel was real, but thought he was seeing a vision.

An Understandable Version

So, he followed the angel out [of the jail], not fully realizing what had happened, thinking [perhaps] he had seen [all this in] a vision.

Anderson New Testament

And he went out, and followed him; and he knew not that what was done by the angel was real, but thought that he saw a vision.

Bible in Basic English

And he went out after him; and he was not certain if what was done by the angel was a fact, for it seemed to him that he was seeing a vision.

Common New Testament

So he went out and followed him; and he did not know that what was done by the angel was real, but thought he was seeing a vision.

Daniel Mace New Testament

so he went out after the angel without knowing that what the angel had done, was real; but thinking it was all a vision.

Darby Translation

And going forth he followed him and did not know that what was happening by means of the angel was real, but supposed he saw a vision.

Godbey New Testament

And having come out, he was following; and did not know that it is true which was done by the angel; but he was thinking that he saw a vision.

Goodspeed New Testament

So he followed him out without knowing that what the angel was doing was real, for he thought he was having a vision.

John Wesley New Testament

And going out, he followed him. And he knew not, that it was real which was done by the angel, but thought he saw a vision.

Julia Smith Translation

And having come out, he followed him; and knew not that it is true that being done by the messenger; and seemed to see a vision.

King James 2000

And he went out, and followed him; and knew not that it was true which was done by the angel; but thought he saw a vision.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he went out [and] was following [him]. And he did not know that what was being done by the angel was real, but was thinking [he] was seeing a vision.

Modern King James verseion

And he went out and followed him. And he did not know that this happening through the angel was true, but thought he saw a vision.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he came out, and followed him: and wist not that it was truth which was done by the angel; but thought he had seen a vision.

Montgomery New Testament

So Peter went out, following him, but did not realize that what the angel was doing was real, but supposed that he was seeing a vision.

NET Bible

Peter went out and followed him; he did not realize that what was happening through the angel was real, but thought he was seeing a vision.

New Heart English Bible

And he went out and followed him. He did not know that what was being done by the angel was real, but thought he saw a vision.

Noyes New Testament

And he went out, and followed; and he knew not that what was done by the angel was real, but thought he saw a vision.

Sawyer New Testament

And going out he followed him, and knew not that it was real which was done by the angel, but thought he saw a vision.

The Emphasized Bible

And, coming out, he began following, and knew not that it was true which was coming about through means of the messenger; but supposed that, a vision, he was beholding.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And going out, he followed him; and knew not that it was a reality which was done by the angel; but he supposed he saw a vision.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Peter followed him out, not knowing that what was happening under the angel's guidance was real, but thinking that he was seeing a vision.

Webster

And he went out, and followed him, and knew not that it was true which was done by the angel; but thought he saw a vision.

Weymouth New Testament

So Peter went out, following him, yet could not believe that what the angel was doing was real, but supposed that he saw a vision.

Williams New Testament

So he kept following him out, but he was not conscious that what was being done by the angel was real; he thought he was dreaming it.

World English Bible

And he went out and followed him. He didn't know that what was being done by the angel was real, but thought he saw a vision.

Worrell New Testament

And, going forth, he was following him; and he knew not that it was true, which was being done by the angel, but was thinking that he saw a vision.

Worsley New Testament

So he went out and followed him; and he did not know, that what was done by the angel was real, but thought he saw a vision.

Youngs Literal Translation

and having gone forth, he was following him, and he knew not that it is true that which is done through the messenger, and was thinking he saw a vision,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

he went out
ἐξέρχομαι 
Exerchomai 
go out, come, depart, go, go forth, come out, come forth,
Usage: 164

and followed
ἀκολουθέω 
Akoloutheo 
Usage: 67

him

Usage: 0

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

it was
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

ἀληθής 
Alethes 
Usage: 17

γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

by
διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

the angel
G32
ἄγγελος 
Aggelos 
Usage: 153

but
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

δοκέω 
Dokeo 
Usage: 45

he saw
βλέπω 
Blepo 
Usage: 85

References

Context Readings

Peter Rescued By An Angel

8 and the angel said to him, "Gird yourself and put on your sandals." He did so. Then said the angel, "Put on your coat and follow me." 9 And he followed him out, not realizing that what the angel did was real, but imagining that he saw a vision. 10 When they had passed the first guard and the second they came to the iron gate leading into the city, which opened to them of its own accord; they passed out, and after they had gone through one street, the angel immediately left him.


Cross References

John 2:5

His mother said to the servants, "Do whatever he tells you."

Acts 9:10

Now there was a disciple called Ananias in Damascus. The Lord said to him in a vision, "Ananias." He said, "I am here, Lord."

Acts 10:3

About three o'clock in the afternoon he distinctly saw in a vision an angel of God entering and saying to him, "Cornelius."

Acts 10:17

Peter was quite at a loss to know the meaning of the vision he had seen; but just then, the messengers of Cornelius, who had made inquiries for the house of Simon, stood at the door

Acts 11:5

"I was in the town of Joppa at prayer," he said, "and in a trance I saw a vision ??a vessel coming down like a huge sheet lowered from heaven by the four corners. It came down to me,

Acts 26:19

Upon this, O king Agrippa, I did not disobey the heavenly vision;

2 Corinthians 12:1-3

There is nothing to be gained by this sort of thing, but as I am obliged to boast, I will go on to visions and revelations of the Lord.

Hebrews 11:8

It was by faith that Abraham obeyed his call to go forth to a place which he would receive as an inheritance; he went forth, although he did not know where he was to go.

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