Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

and when they had brought them to the chief magistrates, they said, “These men are throwing our city into confusion, being Jews,

King James Version

And brought them to the magistrates, saying, These men, being Jews, do exceedingly trouble our city,

Holman Bible

Bringing them before the chief magistrates, they said, “These men are seriously disturbing our city. They are Jews

International Standard Version

They brought them before the magistrates and said, "These men are stirring up a lot of trouble in our city. They are Jews

A Conservative Version

And after bringing them to the magistrates, they said, These men, being Jews, disturb our city,

American Standard Version

and when they had brought them unto the magistrates, they said, These men, being Jews, do exceedingly trouble our city,

Amplified

and when they had brought them before the chief magistrates, they said, “These men, who are Jews, are throwing our city into confusion and causing trouble.

An Understandable Version

And when they brought them before the city officials, they made this charge [against them]: "These Jewish men are causing too much trouble in our city,

Anderson New Testament

And having brought them to the magistrates, they said: These men, who are Jews, do greatly trouble our city;

Bible in Basic English

And when they had taken them before the authorities, they said, These men, who are Jews, are greatly troubling our town;

Common New Testament

and when they had brought them to the magistrates they said, "These men are Jews and they are throwing our city into an uproar.

Daniel Mace New Testament

having presented them to the Officers, they said, these men, who are Jews, raise great disorders in our city, and preach such maxims,

Darby Translation

and having brought them up to the praetors, said, These men utterly trouble our city, being Jews,

Godbey New Testament

and leading them to the magistrates, said, These men do exceedingly trouble our city, being Jews,

Goodspeed New Testament

and brought them before the chief magistrates. "These men," they said, "are Jews, and they are making a great disturbance in our town.

John Wesley New Testament

And having brought them to the pretors, they said, These men,

Julia Smith Translation

And having brought them to the generals, they said, These the men who cause disturbance to our city, being Jews,

King James 2000

And brought them to the magistrates, saying, These men, being Jews, do exceedingly trouble our city,

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [when they] had brought them to the chief magistrates, they said, "These men are throwing our city into confusion, being Jews,

Modern King James verseion

And bringing them near to the judges, they said, These men, being Jews, are exceedingly troubling our city.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and brought them to the officers, saying, "These men trouble our city, which are Jews

Moffatt New Testament

Bringing them before the praetors they declared, "These fellows are Jews who are making an agitation in our town;

Montgomery New Testament

Then they brought them before the praetors, saying. "These fellows are Jews, who are making a great disturbance in our city.

NET Bible

When they had brought them before the magistrates, they said, "These men are throwing our city into confusion. They are Jews

New Heart English Bible

When they had brought them to the magistrates, they said, "These men, being Jews, are agitating our city,

Noyes New Testament

and having brought them before the magistrates, said, These men are grievously disturbing our city, being Jews;

Sawyer New Testament

and bringing them before the prefects said, These men, being Jews, greatly trouble the city,

The Emphasized Bible

and, leading them forward unto the magistrates, said - These men, are exceedingly troubling our city, they, being Jews,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

and presenting them to the magistrates, they said, These are the men that exceedingly disturb the peace of our city, being Jews,

Twentieth Century New Testament

And took them before the Magistrates. "These men are causing a great disturbance in our town," they complained;

Webster

And brought them to the magistrates, saying, These men, being Jews, do exceedingly trouble our city,

Weymouth New Testament

Then they brought them before the praetors. "These men," they said, "are creating a great disturbance in our city.

Williams New Testament

and brought them to the chiefs of the police court. They said, "These men are Jews; they continue to make great disturbance in our town

World English Bible

When they had brought them to the magistrates, they said, "These men, being Jews, are agitating our city,

Worrell New Testament

and, leading them forward to the magistrates, they said, "These men, being Jews, are greatly disturbing our city;

Worsley New Testament

And when they brought them to the governors, they said, These men cause great disturbance in our city, for they are Jews, and teach customs,

Youngs Literal Translation

and having brought them to the magistrates, they said, 'These men do exceedingly trouble our city, being Jews;

Interlinear

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

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

προσάγω 
Prosago 
Usage: 3


Usage: 0

to the magistrates
στρατηγός 
Strategos 
Usage: 10

ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

men
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

ὑπάρχω 
Huparcho 
be, have, live, after, not tr
Usage: 41

Ἰουδαῖος 
Ioudaios 
Usage: 190

ἐκταράσσω 
Ektarasso 
Usage: 1

our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

Context Readings

Paul And Silas Imprisoned

19 And when her masters saw that the hope of their gains was gone, they caught Paul and Silas and drew them into the marketplace unto the rulers 20 and when they had brought them to the chief magistrates, they said, “These men are throwing our city into confusion, being Jews, 21 and teach rites which are not lawful for us to receive neither to observe, being Romans.


Cross References

Acts 28:22

But we desire to hear of thee what thou thinkest; for as concerning this sect, we know that everywhere it is spoken against.

1 Kings 18:17-18

And it came to pass when Ahab saw Elijah, that Ahab said unto him, Art thou he that troubles Israel?

Ezra 4:12-15

Be it known unto the king that the Jews who came up from thee to us are come unto Jerusalem, building the rebellious and the bad city, and have founded the walls thereof and joined the foundations.

Esther 3:8-9

And Haman said unto King Ahasuerus, There is a certain people scattered abroad and dispersed among the peoples in all the provinces of thy kingdom, and their laws are different from all other people; neither do they observe the king's laws: therefore, it is not profitable for the king to allow them to remain.

Matthew 2:3

When Herod the king had heard these things, he was troubled and all Jerusalem with him.

John 15:18-20

If the world hates you, ye know that it hated me before it hated you.

Acts 17:6-8

And when they did not find them, they brought Jason and certain brethren unto the rulers of the city, crying, These that have turned the world upside down have come here also,

Acts 18:2

and found a certain Jew named Aquila, born in Pontus, lately come from Italy, with his wife Priscilla (for Claudius had commanded all Jews to depart from Rome) and came unto them.

Acts 19:34

But when they knew that he was a Jew, all with one voice about the space of two hours cried out, Great is Diana of the Ephesians.

Romans 12:2

And be not conformed to this age, but be ye transformed by the renewing of your soul that ye may experience what is that good and well pleasing and perfect will of God.

James 4:4

Ye adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? Whosoever therefore that desires to be a friend of the world, makes himself the enemy of God.

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