Parallel Verses

Williams New Testament

For we are in danger of being charged with rioting for today's assembly, as there is not a single reason we can give for it."

New American Standard Bible

For indeed we are in danger of being accused of a riot in connection with today’s events, since there is no real cause for it, and in this connection we will be unable to account for this disorderly gathering.”

King James Version

For we are in danger to be called in question for this day's uproar, there being no cause whereby we may give an account of this concourse.

Holman Bible

In fact, we run a risk of being charged with rioting for what happened today, since there is no justification that we can give as a reason for this disorderly gathering.”

International Standard Version

because we are in danger of being charged with rioting today, and there is no good reason we can give to justify this commotion."

A Conservative Version

For we are also in danger to be accused about the uproar today, there being no cause about which we can give account of this commotion.

American Standard Version

For indeed we are in danger to be accused concerning this day's riot, there being no cause for it : and as touching it we shall not be able to give account of this concourse.

Amplified

For we are running the risk of being accused of rioting in regard to today’s events, and since there is no reason for it, we will be unable to give an account and justify this disorderly gathering.”

An Understandable Version

For we are truly in danger of being accused of inciting a riot here today when there is [really] no reason for it to happen. Then concerning this problem, we will not be able to explain how it all came about."

Anderson New Testament

For we are in danger of being called to answer for this day's tumult, since there is no cause by which we shall be able to account for this concourse.

Bible in Basic English

For, truly, we are in danger of being made responsible for this day's trouble, there being no cause for it: and we are not able to give any reason for this coming together.

Common New Testament

As it is, we are in danger of being charged with rioting because of today's events. In that case we would not be able to account for this commotion, since there is no reason for it."

Daniel Mace New Testament

for we run the risk of being answerable for this day's sedition: there being no justifiable occasion for such a commotion."

Darby Translation

For also we are in danger to be put in accusation for sedition for this affair of to-day, no cause existing in reference to which we shall be able to give a reason for this concourse.

Godbey New Testament

For indeed we are in danger of prosecution for the disturbance this day, there being no cause concerning which we shall be able to give a reason for this uproar.

Goodspeed New Testament

For we are in danger of being charged with rioting in connection with today's events, though there is really nothing about this commotion that we will not be able to explain."

John Wesley New Testament

And indeed we are in danger to be questioned for sedition, concerning this day; there being no cause, whereby we can account for this concourse.

Julia Smith Translation

For we are also in danger to be called in question for this day, being no cause for which we shall be able to give back word of this confederation.

King James 2000

For we are in danger to be called in question for this day's uproar, there being no cause for which we may give an account of this commotion.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For indeed we are in danger of being accused of rioting concerning today, [since there] is no cause in relation to which we will be able to give an account concerning this disorderly gathering!" And [when he] had said these [things], he dismissed the assembly.

Modern King James verseion

For we are in danger to be accused of revolt concerning today; there being no cause by which we may give an account of this crowding together.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For we are in jeopardy to be accused of this day's business: forasmuch as there is no cause whereby we may give a reckoning of this concourse of people."

Moffatt New Testament

Indeed there is a danger of our being charged with riot over to-day's meeting; there is not a single reason we can give for this disorderly gathering."

Montgomery New Testament

For indeed we are in danger of being accused in regard to this day's riot, since there is no cause for it, nor shall we be able to give account for this disorderly gathering."

NET Bible

For we are in danger of being charged with rioting today, since there is no cause we can give to explain this disorderly gathering."

New Heart English Bible

For indeed we are in danger of being accused concerning this day's riot, there being no cause. Concerning it, we would not be able to give an account of this commotion."

Noyes New Testament

For we are in danger of being called to answer concerning this days riot, there being no ground on which we shall be able to give an account of this concourse.

Sawyer New Testament

For we are in danger of being called to account for the tumult of to-day, there being no cause by which we can excuse this concourse.

The Emphasized Bible

For we are, even in danger of being accused of riot, concerning this day, no cause at all, existing, by reference to which we shall be able to give a reason for this concourse.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For we are even in danger of being called to account for this day's insurrection, there being no cause on account of which we can justify this tumultuary concourse:

Twentieth Century New Testament

For I tell you that we are in danger of being proceeded against for to-day's riot, there being nothing to account for it; and in that case we shall be at a loss to give any reason for this disorderly gathering."

Webster

For we are in danger to be called in question for this day's uproar, there being no cause by which we may give an account of this concourse.\

Weymouth New Testament

For in connexion with to-day's proceedings there is danger of our being charged with attempted insurrection, there having been no real reason for this riot; nor shall we be able to justify the behaviour of this disorderly mob."

World English Bible

For indeed we are in danger of being accused concerning this day's riot, there being no cause. Concerning it, we wouldn't be able to give an account of this commotion."

Worrell New Testament

For, indeed, we are in danger of being accused of riot respecting this day, there existing no cause for it, and regarding which we will be unable to give an account of this concourse."

Worsley New Testament

for we are in danger of being charged with sedition for what has happened this day, there being no cause by which we can give a reason for this concourse.

Youngs Literal Translation

for we are also in peril of being accused of insurrection in regard to this day, there being no occasion by which we shall be able to give an account of this concourse;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

we are in danger
κινδυνέυω 
Kinduneuo 
be in danger, be in jeopardy, stand in jeopardy
Usage: 4

to be called in question
ἐγκαλέω 
Egkaleo 
Usage: 7

for
περί 
Peri 
Usage: 254

σήμερον 
Semeron 
Usage: 27

στάσις 
Stasis 
Usage: 9

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

no
μηδείς μηδεμία μηδέν 
medeis 
no man, nothing, no, none, not, anything,
Usage: 79

αἴτιος 
Aitios 
Usage: 1

we may
δύναμαι 
Dunamai 
can , cannot , be able, may , able,
Usage: 140

ἀποδίδωμι 
Apodidomi 
Usage: 25

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

of
περί 
Peri 
Usage: 254

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

References

Context Readings

A Major Riot In Ephesus

39 But if you require anything beyond this, it must be settled in the regular assembly. 40 For we are in danger of being charged with rioting for today's assembly, as there is not a single reason we can give for it." 41 With these words he dismissed the assembly.



Cross References

Matthew 26:5

But they kept saying, "It must not be at the feast, for a riot may break out among the people."

Acts 17:5-8

But this enraged the Jews; so they got together some wicked loafers about the public square, formed a mob, and set the town in an uproar.

Acts 20:1

When the uproar had ceased, Paul sent for the disciples and encouraged them. Then he bade them goodbye and started off for Macedonia.

Acts 21:31

Now while they were trying to kill him, news reached the colonel of the regiment that all Jerusalem was in a ferment.

Acts 21:38

Are you not the Egyptian who sometime ago raised a mob of four thousand cut-throats and led them out into the desert?"

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