Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The high priest Ananias commanded those standing beside him to strike him on the mouth.

King James Version

And the high priest Ananias commanded them that stood by him to smite him on the mouth.

Holman Bible

But the high priest Ananias ordered those who were standing next to him to strike him on the mouth.

International Standard Version

Then the high priest Ananias ordered the men standing near him to strike him on the mouth.

A Conservative Version

And the high priest Ananias ordered those who stood by him to strike his mouth.

American Standard Version

And the high priest Ananias commanded them that stood by him to smite him on the mouth.

Amplified

At this the high priest Ananias ordered those who stood near him to strike him on the mouth.

An Understandable Version

[Upon hearing this], the head priest Ananias ordered that those standing closest to Paul hit him on the mouth.

Anderson New Testament

And the chief priest, Ananias, commanded those who stood by to smite him on the mouth.

Bible in Basic English

And the high priest, Ananias, gave orders to those who were near him to give him a blow on the mouth.

Common New Testament

The high priest Ananias commanded those standing beside him to strike him on the mouth.

Daniel Mace New Testament

at which the high priest Ananias order'd those that were near him to strike him on the face:

Darby Translation

But the high priest Ananias ordered those standing by him to smite his mouth.

Godbey New Testament

And the high priest Ananias commanded those standing near him to smite him in the mouth.

Goodspeed New Testament

At this the high priest Ananias ordered the people who were standing nearest to him to strike him on the mouth.

John Wesley New Testament

And Ananias the high priest commanded them that stood by, to smite him on the mouth.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the prince of the priests, Ananias, commanded those that stood by him to smite him on the mouth.

Julia Smith Translation

And the chief priest Ananias commanded those standing by him to strike his month.

King James 2000

And the high priest Ananias commanded them that stood by him to smite him on the mouth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So the high priest Ananias ordered those standing near him to strike his mouth.

Modern King James verseion

And the high priest Ananias commanded those who stood by him to strike him on the mouth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The high priest Ananias commanded them that stood by, to smite him on the mouth.

Moffatt New Testament

Then the high priest Ananias ordered those who were standing next Paul to strike him on the mouth.

Montgomery New Testament

Then the High Priest Ananias ordered those who stood near Paul to strike him on the mouth.

NET Bible

At that the high priest Ananias ordered those standing near Paul to strike him on the mouth.

New Heart English Bible

The high priest, Ananias, commanded those who stood by him to strike him on the mouth.

Noyes New Testament

And the highpriest, Ananias, commanded those who stood by him to smite him on the mouth.

Sawyer New Testament

And the chief priest Ananias commanded those standing by to strike him on the mouth.

The Emphasized Bible

And, the High-priest, Ananias, ordered them that stood by him, to be smiting him on the mouth.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then the high-priest Ananias commanded those who stood by him to smite him on the mouth.

Twentieth Century New Testament

At this, the High Priest Ananias ordered the men standing near to strike him on the mouth;

Webster

And the high priest Ananias commanded them that stood by him, to strike him on the mouth.

Weymouth New Testament

On hearing this the High Priest Ananias ordered those who were standing near Paul to strike him on the mouth.

Williams New Testament

At this the high priest Ananias ordered the people standing near him to strike him on the mouth.

World English Bible

The high priest, Ananias, commanded those who stood by him to strike him on the mouth.

Worrell New Testament

And the high priest, Ananias, commanded those who stood by, to smite him on the mouth.

Worsley New Testament

but the high priest Ananias ordered those that stood next him, to smite him on the mouth.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the chief priest Ananias commanded those standing by him to smite him on the mouth,

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

ἀρχιερεύς 
Archiereus 
Usage: 118

Ἀνανίας 
Ananias 
Usage: 9

ἐπιτάσσω 
Epitasso 
Usage: 8


which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

stood by
παρίστημι παριστάνω 
Paristemi 
Usage: 38




Usage: 0
Usage: 0

to smite
τύπτω 
Tupto 
Usage: 10

Context Readings

Paul Before The Council

1 Paul, looking intently at the Council, said, "Brethren, I have lived my life with a perfectly good conscience before God up to this day." 2 The high priest Ananias commanded those standing beside him to strike him on the mouth. 3 Then Paul said to him, "God is going to strike you, you whitewashed wall! Do you sit to try me according to the Law, and in violation of the Law order me to be struck?"



Cross References

Acts 24:1

After five days the high priest Ananias came down with some elders, with an attorney named Tertullus, and they brought charges to the governor against Paul.

John 18:22

When He had said this, one of the officers standing nearby struck Jesus, saying, "Is that the way You answer the high priest?"

1 Kings 22:24

Then Zedekiah the son of Chenaanah came near and struck Micaiah on the cheek and said, "How did the Spirit of the LORD pass from me to speak to you?"

Micah 5:1

"Now muster yourselves in troops, daughter of troops; They have laid siege against us; With a rod they will smite the judge of Israel on the cheek.

Jeremiah 20:2

Pashhur had Jeremiah the prophet beaten and put him in the stocks that were at the upper Benjamin Gate, which was by the house of the LORD.

Matthew 26:67

Then they spat in His face and beat Him with their fists; and others slapped Him,



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