Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

saying, "This man is persuading people to worship God contrary to the law!"

New American Standard Bible

saying, “This man persuades men to worship God contrary to the law.”

King James Version

Saying, This fellow persuadeth men to worship God contrary to the law.

Holman Bible

“This man,” they said, “persuades people to worship God contrary to the law!”

International Standard Version

They said, "This man is persuading people to worship God in ways that are contrary to the Law."

A Conservative Version

saying, This man is persuading men to worship God against the law.

American Standard Version

saying, This man persuadeth men to worship God contrary to the law.

Amplified

declaring, “This man is persuading people to worship God in violation of the law [of Moses].”

An Understandable Version

and said [about him], "This man is persuading people to worship God contrary to the law [of Moses]."

Anderson New Testament

saying: This man persuades men to worship God contrary to the law.

Bible in Basic English

Saying, This man is teaching the people to give worship to God in a way which is against the law.

Common New Testament

saying, "This man is persuading men to worship God contrary to the law."

Daniel Mace New Testament

this fellow, said they, would persuade us to set up a way of worship inconsistent with our law.

Darby Translation

saying, This man persuades men to worship God contrary to the law.

Godbey New Testament

saying, This one persuades men to worship God contrary to law.

Goodspeed New Testament

"This fellow," they said, "is trying to induce people to worship God in ways that are against the law."

John Wesley New Testament

This fellow persuadeth men to worship God contrary to the law.

Julia Smith Translation

Saying, This one persuades men to worship God against the law.

King James 2000

Saying, This fellow persuades men to worship God contrary to the law.

Modern King James verseion

saying, This one persuades men to worship God contrary to the Law.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

saying, "This fellow counceleth men to worship God contrary to the law."

Moffatt New Testament

crying, "This fellow incites men to worship God contrary to the Law."

Montgomery New Testament

"This fellow," they said, "is persuading men to offer unlawful worship to God."

NET Bible

saying, "This man is persuading people to worship God in a way contrary to the law!"

New Heart English Bible

saying, "This man persuades men to worship God contrary to the law."

Noyes New Testament

saying, This man persuadeth people to worship God contrary to the law.

Sawyer New Testament

saying, This man persuades men to worship God contrary to the law.

The Emphasized Bible

saying - Contrary to the law, is this one seducing men to be worshipping God.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

saying, This is the fellow that earnestly persuades men to worship God contrary to the law.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Charging him with persuading people to worship God in a way forbidden by the Law.

Webster

Saying, This man persuadeth men to worship God contrary to the law.

Weymouth New Testament

"This man," they said, "is inducing people to offer unlawful worship to God."

Williams New Testament

and said, "This fellow is inducing people to worship God in ways that violate our laws."

World English Bible

saying, "This man persuades men to worship God contrary to the law."

Worrell New Testament

saying, "This man is persuading men to worship God contrary to the law."

Worsley New Testament

saying, this fellow persuadeth men to worship God contrary to the law.

Youngs Literal Translation

saying -- 'Against the law this one doth persuade men to worship God;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

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

ἀναπείθω 
Anapeitho 
Usage: 1

men
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

to worship
σέβομαι 
Sebomai 
Usage: 8

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

παρά 
Para 
of, with, from, by ... side, at, than,
Usage: 145

References

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Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Paul Accused Before The Proconsul Gallio

12 Now [when] Gallio was proconsul of Achaia, the Jews rose up with one purpose against Paul and brought him before the judgment seat, 13 saying, "This man is persuading people to worship God contrary to the law!" 14 But [when] Paul was about to open [his] mouth, Gallio said to the Jews, "If it was some crime or wicked villainy, O Jews, {I would have been justified in accepting} your complaint.


Cross References

Acts 6:13

And they put forward false witnesses who said, "This man does not stop speaking words against the holy place and the law!

Acts 18:4

And he argued in the synagogue every Sabbath, attempting to persuade both Jews and Greeks.

Acts 18:15

But if it is questions concerning a word and names and {your own law}, see to [it] yourselves! I do not wish to be a judge of these [things]."

Acts 21:28

shouting, "Israelite men, help! This is the man who is teaching everyone everywhere against the people and the law and this place! And furthermore he also brought Greeks into the temple, and has defiled this holy place!"

Acts 24:5-6

For we have found this man [to be] a public menace and one who causes riots among all the Jews throughout the Roman Empire and a ringleader of the sect of the Nazarenes,

Acts 25:8

[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!"

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