Parallel Verses

Amplified

Then [the jailer] called for lights and rushed in, and trembling and terrified he fell down before Paul and Silas.

New American Standard Bible

And he called for lights and rushed in, and trembling with fear he fell down before Paul and Silas,

King James Version

Then he called for a light, and sprang in, and came trembling, and fell down before Paul and Silas,

Holman Bible

Then the jailer called for lights, rushed in, and fell down trembling before Paul and Silas.

International Standard Version

The jailer asked for torches and rushed inside. Trembling as he knelt in front of Paul and Silas,

A Conservative Version

And having asked for lights, he rushed in, and having become trembling, he fell down before Paul and Silas.

American Standard Version

And he called for lights and sprang in, and, trembling for fear, fell down before Paul and Silas,

An Understandable Version

The jailor called for torches [to be brought], then rushed in [to the cell block], shaking with fear, and fell down [on his knees] before Paul and Silas.

Anderson New Testament

Then he called for a light, and sprang in, and trembling, he fell down before Paul and Silas;

Bible in Basic English

And he sent for lights and came rushing in and, shaking with fear, went down on his face before Paul and Silas,

Common New Testament

And he called for lights and rushed in, and trembling with fear he fell down before Paul and Silas.

Daniel Mace New Testament

then having called for a light, he ran in, and with trembling fell down before Paul and Silas;

Darby Translation

And having asked for lights, he rushed in, and, trembling, fell down before Paul and Silas.

Godbey New Testament

And having asked for a light, he sprang in, and being alarmed, he fell down before Paul and Silas,

Goodspeed New Testament

Then he called for lights and rushed in, and fell trembling at the feet of Paul and Silas.

John Wesley New Testament

Then he called for lights, and sprang in, and trembling, fell down before Paul and Silas.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then he called for a light and came inside and fell down trembling before Paul and Silas

Julia Smith Translation

And having asked for a light, he rushed in, and being trembling, fell before Paul and Silas,

King James 2000

Then he called for a light, and sprang in, and came trembling, and fell down before Paul and Silas,

Lexham Expanded Bible

And demanding lights, he rushed in and, {beginning to tremble}, fell down at the feet of Paul and Silas.

Modern King James verseion

Then asking for a light he rushed in and fell trembling before Paul and Silas.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then he called for a light and sprang in, and came trembling, and fell down before Paul and Silas,

Moffatt New Testament

So calling for lights he rushed in, fell in terror before Paul and Silas,

Montgomery New Testament

So he called for lights, and sprang in, and, trembling for fear, fell down before Paul and Silas,

NET Bible

Calling for lights, the jailer rushed in and fell down trembling at the feet of Paul and Silas.

New Heart English Bible

He called for lights and sprang in, and, fell down trembling before Paul and Silas,

Noyes New Testament

Then he called for a light, and sprang in, and fell down trembling before Paul and Silas;

Sawyer New Testament

And asking for a light he sprang in, and fell down trembling before Paul and Silas,

The Emphasized Bible

And, asking for a light, he sprang in, and becoming, agitated, fell down unto Paul and Silas,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Thereupon calling for a light, he rushed in, and fell down trembling before Paul and Silas;

Twentieth Century New Testament

Calling for a light, the Governor rushed in, and flung himself trembling at the feet of Paul and Silas.

Webster

Then he called for a light, and sprang in, and came trembling, and fell down before Paul and Silas;

Weymouth New Testament

Then, calling for lights, he sprang in and fell trembling at the feet of Paul and Silas;

Williams New Testament

Then the jailer called for lights and rushed in and fell trembling at the feet of Paul and Silas.

World English Bible

He called for lights and sprang in, and, fell down trembling before Paul and Silas,

Worrell New Testament

And, calling for a light, he sprang in, and, being in fear, he fell down before Paul and Silas;

Worsley New Testament

Then he called for lights, and sprang in, and being in a tremor fell down before Paul and Silas:

Youngs Literal Translation

And, having asked for a light, he sprang in, and trembling he fell down before Paul and Silas,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

he called
αἰτέω 
Aiteo 
Usage: 43

φῶς 
Phos 
Usage: 44

and sprang in
εἰσπηδάω 
Eispedao 
run in, spring in
Usage: 2

and



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

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

ἔντρομος 
Entromos 
Usage: 3

and fell down
προσπίπτω 
Prospipto 
Usage: 7

Παῦλος 
Paulos 
Usage: 162

Context Readings

The Conversion Of The Philippian Jailer

28 But Paul shouted, Do not harm yourself, for we are all here! 29 Then [the jailer] called for lights and rushed in, and trembling and terrified he fell down before Paul and Silas. 30 And he brought them out [of the dungeon] and said, Men, what is it necessary for me to do that I may be saved?


Cross References

Psalm 99:1

The Lord reigns, let the peoples tremble [with reverential fear]! He sits [enthroned] above the cherubim, let the earth quake!

Psalm 119:120

My flesh trembles and shudders for fear and reverential, worshipful awe of You, and I am afraid and in dread of Your judgments.

Isaiah 60:14

The sons of those who afflicted you shall come bending low to you, and all those who despised you shall bow down at your feet, and they shall call you the City of the Lord, the Zion of the Holy One of Israel.

Isaiah 66:2

For all these things My hand has made, and so all these things have come into being [by and for Me], says the Lord. But this is the man to whom I will look and have regard: he who is humble and of a broken or wounded spirit, and who trembles at My word and reveres My commands.

Isaiah 66:5

Hear the word of the Lord, you who tremble at His word: Your brethren who hate you, who cast you out for My name's sake, have said, Let the Lord be glorified, that we may see your joy! But it is they who shall be put to shame.

Jeremiah 5:22

Do you not fear and reverence Me? says the Lord. Do you not tremble before Me? I placed the sand for the boundary of the sea, a perpetual barrier beyond which it cannot pass and by an everlasting ordinance beyond which it cannot go? And though the waves of the sea toss and shake themselves, yet they cannot prevail [against the feeble grains of sand which God has ordained by nature to be sufficient for His purpose]; though [the billows] roar, yet they cannot pass over that [barrier]. [Is not such a God to be reverently feared and worshiped?]

Jeremiah 10:10

But the Lord is the true God and the God of truth (the God Who is Truth). He is the living God and the everlasting King. At His wrath the earth quakes, and the nations are not able to bear His indignation.

Daniel 6:26

I make a decree that in all my royal dominion men must tremble and fear before the God of Daniel, for He is the living God, enduring and steadfast forever, and His kingdom shall not be destroyed and His dominion shall be even to the end [of the world].

Acts 9:5-6

And Saul said, Who are You, Lord? And He said, I am Jesus, Whom you are persecuting. It is dangerous and it will turn out badly for you to keep kicking against the goad [to offer vain and perilous resistance].

Acts 24:25

But as he continued to argue about uprightness, purity of life (the control of the passions), and the judgment to come, Felix became alarmed and terrified and said, Go away for the present; when I have a convenient opportunity, I will send for you.

Revelation 3:9

Take note! I will make those of the synagogue of Satan who say they are Jews and are not, but lie -- "behold, I will make them come and bow down before your feet and learn and acknowledge that I have loved you.

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