Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

As they were speaking to the [crowd of] people, the [Jewish] priests, the captain of the Temple [guard] and the Sadducees [i.e., a sect of the Jewish religion] approached them

New American Standard Bible

As they were speaking to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple guard and the Sadducees came up to them,

King James Version

And as they spake unto the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple, and the Sadducees, came upon them,

Holman Bible

Now as they were speaking to the people, the priests, the commander of the temple police, and the Sadducees confronted them,

International Standard Version

While they were speaking to the people, the priests, the commander of the Temple guards, and the Sadducees came to them.

A Conservative Version

And as they spoke to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees approached them,

American Standard Version

And as they spake unto the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees came upon them,

Amplified

And while Peter and John were talking to the people, the priests and the captain [who was in charge of the temple area and] of the temple guard and the Sadducees came up to them,

Anderson New Testament

While they were speaking to the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple, and the Sadducees came upon them,

Bible in Basic English

And while they were talking to the people, the priests and the captain of the Temple and the Sadducees came up to them,

Common New Testament

And as they were speaking to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple guard and the Sadducees came up to them,

Daniel Mace New Testament

While they were speaking to the people, the priests, the captain of the temple, and the Sadduces came upon them,

Darby Translation

And as they were speaking to the people, the priests and captain of the temple and the Sadducees came upon them,

Godbey New Testament

And they speaking to the people, the priests and captain of the temple and the Sadducees rose up against them,

Goodspeed New Testament

As they were talking in this way to the people, the high priests, the commander of the Temple, and the Sadducees came up to them,

John Wesley New Testament

And as they were speaking to the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple,

Julia Smith Translation

And they speaking to the people, the priests, and commander of the temple, and the Sadducees, resisted them,

King James 2000

And as they spoke unto the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple, and the Sadducees, came upon them,

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [while] they were speaking to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees approached them,

Modern King James verseion

And as they spoke to the people, the priests, and the temple commander, and the Sadducees came on them,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

As they spake unto the people, the priests and the ruler of the temple and the Sadducees came upon them,

Moffatt New Testament

While they were speaking to the people, they were surprised by the priests, the commander of the temple, and the Sadducees,

Montgomery New Testament

While they were addressing the people the priests, the commander of the Temple, and the Sadducees came upon them,

NET Bible

While Peter and John were speaking to the people, the priests and the commander of the temple guard and the Sadducees came up to them,

New Heart English Bible

As they spoke to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees came to them,

Noyes New Testament

And while they were speaking to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees came upon them,

Sawyer New Testament

And while they were speaking to the people, the priests, and the commander of the temple, and the Sadducees came upon them,

The Emphasized Bible

But, as they were speaking unto the people, the High-priests and the Captain of the temple and the Sadducees came upon them,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

AND as they were thus speaking, the priests, and the captain of the temple-guard, and the Sadducees, came upon them,

Twentieth Century New Testament

While Peter and John were still speaking to the people, the Chief Priest, with the Officer in charge at the Temple and the Sadducees, came up to them,

Webster

And as they were speaking to the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple, and the Sadducees came upon them,

Weymouth New Testament

While they were saying this to the people, the Priests, the Commander of the Temple Guard, and the Sadducees came upon them,

Williams New Testament

While they were talking to the people, the high priests, the military commander of the temple, and the Sadducees came down upon them,

World English Bible

As they spoke to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees came to them,

Worrell New Testament

But, as they were speaking to the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple, and the Sadducees, came upon them,

Worsley New Testament

And while they were speaking to the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple, and the sadducees came upon them,

Youngs Literal Translation

And as they are speaking unto the people, there came to them the priests, and the magistrate of the temple, and the Sadducees --

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

as
λαλέω 
Laleo 
Usage: 235


Usage: 0

λαλέω 
Laleo 
Usage: 235

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

the people
λαός 
Laos 
Usage: 137

the priests
ἱερεύς 
Hiereus 
Usage: 22

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

the captain
στρατηγός 
Strategos 
Usage: 10

of the temple
ἱερόν 
Hieron 
Usage: 64

the Sadducees
Σαδδουκαῖος 
Saddoukaios 
Usage: 12

ἐφίστημι 
Ephistemi 
Usage: 20

Context Readings

Peter And John Arrested

1 As they were speaking to the [crowd of] people, the [Jewish] priests, the captain of the Temple [guard] and the Sadducees [i.e., a sect of the Jewish religion] approached them 2 and were greatly disturbed because they were teaching the people and proclaiming that Jesus had been raised from the dead.


Cross References

Luke 22:4

So, he left [probably the house of Simon, the man healed of an infectious skin disease. See Matt. 26:6-13] and went and discussed with the leading priests and captains [i.e., of the Temple guard] how he could turn Jesus over to them.

Acts 5:24

Now when the captain of the Temple [guard] and the leading priests heard about this, they became frustrated over how far this [teaching] would [eventually] spread.

Acts 5:26

[Immediately] the captain, with his officers, went [to the Temple] and brought the apostles back again, but did not use any violence because they feared that the people might stone them.

Acts 6:12

And they stirred up the people, the elders and the teachers of the law of Moses and searched for him, seized him and brought him before the Council.

Acts 6:12-9

And they stirred up the people, the elders and the teachers of the law of Moses and searched for him, seized him and brought him before the Council.

Matthew 3:7

But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming to be immersed, John said to them, "You children of snakes, who warned you to run away from the coming wrath [of God]?

Matthew 16:12

Then they understood that He was not telling them to watch out for the yeast in [physical] bread, but for the teaching of the Pharisees and Sadducees.

Matthew 22:16

So, they sent their disciples, [along] with the Herodians to Him [Note: These were members of a political party favoring King Herod], saying, "Teacher, we know that you are sincere, and that you teach the truth about God's way. You do not care for [i.e., do not fear or give in to] anyone or allow the position of any person to influence you.

Matthew 22:23-24

Some Sadducees [Note: These were the Jewish party that denied there was a resurrection] came to Jesus that day and asked Him,

Matthew 26:3-4

Then the leading priests and elders of the [Jewish] people were gathered in the courtroom of the head priest, named Caiaphas.

Matthew 27:1-2

Now when morning came, all the leading priests and the elders of the [Jewish] people conferred together against Jesus as to how they might put Him to death.

Matthew 27:20

Now the leading priests and [Jewish] elders persuaded the crowds to ask for Barabbas [to be released] and for Jesus to be killed.

Matthew 27:41

In the same way the leading priests, experts in the law of Moses and [Jewish] elders also mocked Him, saying,

John 15:20

Remember what I said to you, 'A slave is not greater [in importance] than his master.' If they persecuted me, they will [also] persecute you, too; if they obeyed my teaching, they will obey yours also.

John 18:3

So, Judas took a detachment of [Roman] soldiers and some [Temple] guards sent from the leading priests and Pharisees, and carrying lanterns, torches and weapons, they went to the orchard.

Acts 4:6

[They were]: Annas, the head priest, Caiaphas, John, Alexander, and all the head priest's family [members].

Acts 6:7

So, the message of God increased [in its influence] and the disciples multiplied in number greatly in Jerusalem, [so that even] a large number of [Jewish] priests became obedient to [the message of] the faith.

Acts 23:6-9

When Paul realized that part [of the Sanhedrin] were Sadducees and the other part were Pharisees, he lifted up his voice before the Council and said, "Brothers, I am a Pharisee and the son of a Pharisee. And it is concerning our hope that the dead will be raised that I have been brought to trial."

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