Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the jailer reported these words to Paul: "The chief magistrates have sent [an order] that you should be released. So come out now [and] go in peace!"

New American Standard Bible

And the jailer reported these words to Paul, saying, “The chief magistrates have sent to release you. Therefore come out now and go in peace.”

King James Version

And the keeper of the prison told this saying to Paul, The magistrates have sent to let you go: now therefore depart, and go in peace.

Holman Bible

The jailer reported these words to Paul: “The magistrates have sent orders for you to be released. So come out now and go in peace.”

International Standard Version

The jailer reported these words to Paul, and added, "The magistrates have sent word to release you. So come out now and go in peace."

A Conservative Version

And the jailor reported these words to Paul: The magistrates have sent out so that ye may be released. Now therefore after coming out, go in peace.

American Standard Version

And the jailor reported the words to Paul,'saying , The magistrates have sent to let you go: now therefore come forth, and go in peace.

Amplified

And the jailer repeated the words to Paul, saying, “The chief magistrates have sent word to release you; so come out now and go in peace.”

An Understandable Version

The jailor then informed Paul [of the officials' decision], saying, "The city officials have decided to release you so you may leave the jail [if] you go peacefully."

Anderson New Testament

And the jailer told these words to Paul: The magistrates have sent to release you. Now, therefore, come out, and go in peace.

Bible in Basic English

And the keeper said to Paul, The authorities have given orders to let you go: come out now, and go in peace.

Common New Testament

And the jailer reported these words to Paul, saying, "The chief magistrates have sent to release you. Therefore come out now and go in peace."

Daniel Mace New Testament

so the jayler told Paul, the magistrates had order'd them to be discharg'd. depart then, said he, and go in peace.

Darby Translation

And the jailor reported these words to Paul: The praetors have sent that ye may be let go. Now therefore go out and depart in peace.

Godbey New Testament

And the jailer proclaimed these words to Paul, The magistrates have sent word that you may be released: now therefore having gone out, depart in peace.

Goodspeed New Testament

The jailer reported this message to Paul, saying, "The magistrates have sent orders that you are to be released. So you can take your leave and go unmolested."

John Wesley New Testament

And the jailor told these things to Paul, The magistrates have sent to let you go: now therefore depart, and go in peace.

Julia Smith Translation

And the jailor announced these words to Paul, That the generals have sent that ye be loosed: now therefore having come out, go in peace.

King James 2000

And the keeper of the prison told this saying to Paul, The magistrates have sent to let you go: now therefore depart, and go in peace.

Modern King James verseion

And the jailer spoke these words to Paul: The judges have sent to let you go. Now therefore depart, and go in peace.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The keeper of the prison told this saying to Paul, "The officers have sent word to loose you. Now therefore get you hence and go in peace."

Moffatt New Testament

The jailer repeated this to Paul. "The praetors," he said, "have sent to release you. So come out and go in peace?"

Montgomery New Testament

The jailer reported the words to Paul, saying. "The praetors have sent to release you; so come out, and go in peace."

NET Bible

The jailer reported these words to Paul, saying, "The magistrates have sent orders to release you. So come out now and go in peace."

New Heart English Bible

The jailer reported these words to Paul, saying, "The magistrates have sent to let you go; now therefore come out, and go in peace."

Noyes New Testament

And the jailer reported these words to Paul: The magistrates have sent to release you; now therefore come out, and go in peace.

Sawyer New Testament

And the jailer told these words to Paul; The prefects have sent to let you go; now, therefore, go, and depart in peace.

The Emphasized Bible

And the prison-keeper reported the words unto Paul - The magistrates have sent, that ye be let go. Now, therefore, going forth, be taking your journey in peace.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then the jailor told these words to Paul, That the magistrates had sent to set them at liberty: now therefore, [said he,] get ye out, and pursue your journey in peace.

Twentieth Century New Testament

The Governor of the Jail told Paul of his instructions. "The Magistrates have sent an order for your discharge," he said, "so you had better leave the place at once and go quietly away."

Webster

And the keeper of the prison told this saying to Paul, The magistrates have sent to let you go: now therefore depart, and go in peace.

Weymouth New Testament

So the jailer brought Paul word, saying, "The praetors have sent orders for you to be released. Now therefore you can go, and proceed on your way in peace."

Williams New Testament

The jailer reported this message to Paul, saying, "The chiefs of the police court have sent orders to let you go. So now you may come out and go in peace."

World English Bible

The jailer reported these words to Paul, saying, "The magistrates have sent to let you go; now therefore come out, and go in peace."

Worrell New Testament

And the jailer reported these words to Paul, "The magistrates have sent that ye be released; now, therefore, going forth, go on your way in peace."

Worsley New Testament

And the jailor told these words to Paul, saying, the governors have sent orders, that you should be discharged; now therefore depart, and go in peace.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the jailor told these words unto Paul -- 'The magistrates have sent, that ye may be let go; now, therefore, having gone forth go on in peace;'

Interlinear

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

the keeper of the prison
δεσμοφύλαξ 
Desmophulax 
keeper of the prison, jailor
Usage: 3

ἀπαγγέλλω 
Apaggello 
Usage: 40

τούτους 
Toutous 
Usage: 21

λόγος 
Logos 
word, saying, account, speech, Word , thing, not tr,
Usage: 256

to
πρός 
Pros 
ἵνα 
Hina 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
that, to,
Usage: 412
Usage: 472

Παῦλος 
Paulos 
Usage: 162

στρατηγός 
Strategos 
Usage: 10

ἀποστέλλω 
Apostello 
Usage: 73

let you go
ἀπολύω 
Apoluo 
Usage: 52

now
νῦν 
Nun 
Usage: 102

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

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

and go
πορεύομαι 
Poreuomai 
go, depart, walk, go way,
Usage: 101

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

Context Readings

Paul And Silas Receive An Official Apology

35 And [when it] was day, the chief magistrates sent the police officers, saying, "Release those men." 36 And the jailer reported these words to Paul: "The chief magistrates have sent [an order] that you should be released. So come out now [and] go in peace!" 37 But Paul said to them, "They beat us in public without due process--men who are Roman citizens--[and] threw [us] into prison, and now they are wanting to release us secretly? Certainly not! Rather let them come themselves [and] bring us out!"


Cross References

Acts 15:33

And [after] spending [some] time, they were sent away in peace from the brothers to those who had sent them.

Exodus 4:18

And Moses went, and he returned to Jethro his father-in-law, and he said to him, "Please let me go, and let me return to my brothers who [are] in Egypt, and let me see whether they [are] yet alive. And Jethro said to Moses, "Go in peace."

Judges 18:6

And the priest said to them, "Go in peace. Yahweh [is] in front of you on the journey you want to go on."

1 Samuel 1:17

Then Eli answered and said, "Go in peace, and may the God of Israel grant your request that you have asked of him."

1 Samuel 20:42

Jonathan said to David, "Go in peace, because we have sworn, the two of us, [an oath] in the name of Yahweh, saying, "Yahweh will be between me and you, and between my offspring and your offspring forever." Then he got up and left, and Jonathan went into the city.

1 Samuel 25:35

Then David took from her hand what she had brought for him, and he said to her, "Go up to your house in peace. See, I have listened to your voice, and I have {granted your request}."

1 Samuel 29:7

So then, return and go in peace, so that you do not do {something that displeases} the rulers of [the] Philistines."

2 Kings 5:19

He said to him, "Go in peace," so he went from him {a short distance}.

Mark 5:34

But he said to her, "Daughter, your faith has healed you. Go in peace and be well from your suffering."

John 14:27

"Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you--not as the world gives, I give to you. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let [them] be afraid.

Acts 16:27

And [after] the jailer was awake and saw the doors of the prison open, he drew [his] sword [and] was about to kill himself, [because he] thought the prisoners had escaped.

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