Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

So they threatened Peter and John even more and then let them go. They couldn't find any way to punish them, because all the people were praising God for what had happened,

New American Standard Bible

When they had threatened them further, they let them go (finding no basis on which to punish them) on account of the people, because they were all glorifying God for what had happened;

King James Version

So when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding nothing how they might punish them, because of the people: for all men glorified God for that which was done.

Holman Bible

After threatening them further, they released them. They found no way to punish them, because the people were all giving glory to God over what had been done;

A Conservative Version

And they, having further threatened, released them, finding nothing how they might punish them, because of the people. Since all glorified God for that which happened.

American Standard Version

And they, when they had further threatened them, let them go, finding nothing how they might punish them, because of the people; for all men glorified God for that which was done.

Amplified

Then when [the rulers and council members] had further threatened them, they let them go, not seeing how they could secure a conviction against them because of the people; for everybody was praising and glorifying God for what had occurred.

An Understandable Version

And when the Council had threatened them some more, they [finally] released them because they could not find any reason to punish them. [Actually] they were worried about how the people felt [about the matter], since everybody was giving honor to God for the miracle that had been performed.

Anderson New Testament

And when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding nothing for which they could punish them, because of the people; for they all glorified God on ac count of that which had been done;

Bible in Basic English

And when they had said more sharp words to them, they let them go, not seeing what punishment they might give them, because of the people; for all men were giving praise to God for what had taken place.

Common New Testament

And when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding no way to punish them, because of the people; for all the people were praising God for what had happened.

Daniel Mace New Testament

so when they had further threatned them, they let them go, not finding it practicable to punish them, because of the people, who all glorified God for that which was done.

Darby Translation

But they, having further threatened them, let them go, finding no way how they might punish them, on account of the people, because all glorified God for what had taken place;

Godbey New Testament

And they having threatened them, in addition sent them away, finding nothing to the end that they can punish them, on account of the people, because all continued to glorify God over that which had taken place;

Goodspeed New Testament

But after further threats they let them go, as they could find no way to punish them, on account of the people, who were all giving honor to God for what had happened,

John Wesley New Testament

And having threatened them again, they let them go, finding nothing how they might punish them, because of the people; for they all glorified God for that which was done.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding no way how they might punish them because of the people, for everyone glorified God for that which was done.

Julia Smith Translation

And they having made additional threats, loosed them, finding nothing how they might chastise them, for sake of the people: for all honoured God for that having been done.

King James 2000

So when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding nothing for which they might punish them, because of the people: for all men glorified God for that which was done.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So [after] threatening [them] further, they released them, finding no way to punish them on account of the people, because they were all praising God for what had happened.

Modern King James verseion

So when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding no way as to how they might punish them, because of the people. For all glorified God for that which was done.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So threatened they them and let them go; And found nothing how to punish them, because of the people: For all men lauded God for the miracle which was done.

Moffatt New Testament

Then they threatened them still further and let them go; on account of the people they found themselves unable to find any means of punishing them, for everybody was glorifying God over what had happened

Montgomery New Testament

So when they had further threatened them they let the apostles go, being quite unable to find any way of punishing them because of the people, for everybody was glorifying God over what had happened.

NET Bible

After threatening them further, they released them, for they could not find how to punish them on account of the people, because they were all praising God for what had happened.

New Heart English Bible

When they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding no way to punish them, because of the people; for everyone glorified God for that which was done.

Noyes New Testament

So, having further threatened them, they let them go, finding no way to punish them, on account of the people; because all were glorifying God for that which had been done.

Sawyer New Testament

And threatening them still further, they dismissed them, not being able to punish them, on account of the people, because all glorified God for what was done;

The Emphasized Bible

They, however, further charging them with threats, let them go, finding nothing as to how they might chastise them, on account of the people; because, all, were glorifying God for that which had come to pass; -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then they with many additional threatenings dismissed them, finding no pretext how they might punish them, because of the people: for all men glorified God for what had been done.

Twentieth Century New Testament

However, after further warnings, the Council set them at liberty, not seeing any safe way of punishing them, because of the people, for they were all praising God for what had occurred;

Webster

So when they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding nothing how they might punish them, because of the people: for all men glorified God for that which was done.

Weymouth New Testament

The Court added further threats and then let them go, being quite unable to find any way of punishing them on account of the people, because all gave God the glory for the thing that had happened.

Williams New Testament

So, after further threatening them, they turned them loose, because they could not find any way to punish them, on account of the people, because they all continued to praise God for what had taken place,

World English Bible

When they had further threatened them, they let them go, finding no way to punish them, because of the people; for everyone glorified God for that which was done.

Worrell New Testament

And they, when they had further threatened them, released them, finding no way to punish them, on account of the people; because all were glorifying God for what had taken place;

Worsley New Testament

So they threatened them more severely, and let them go; not finding how to punish them, because of the people: for they all glorified God for that which was done.

Youngs Literal Translation

And they having further threatened them, let them go, finding nothing how they may punish them, because of the people, because all were glorifying God for that which hath been done,

Interlinear

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

προσαπειλέω 
Prosapeileo 
Usage: 1




Usage: 0
Usage: 0

ἀπολύω 
Apoluo 
Usage: 52

εὑρίσκω 
heurisko 
find,
Usage: 130

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

how
πῶς 
Pos 
Usage: 65

κολάζω 
Kolazo 
Usage: 2

because of
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

the people
λαός 
Laos 
Usage: 137

for
διά 
Dia 
ἐπί 
Epi 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 527
Usage: 644

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

δοξάζω 
Doxazo 
Usage: 42

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151


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

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Peter And John On Trial Before The Sanhedrin

20 for we cannot stop talking about what we've seen and heard." 21 So they threatened Peter and John even more and then let them go. They couldn't find any way to punish them, because all the people were praising God for what had happened, 22 since the man on whom this sign of healing had been performed was more than 40 years old.



Cross References

Acts 5:26

So the commander of the Temple guards went with his men to bring them back without force, because they were afraid of being stoned to death by the people.

Matthew 21:46

Although they wanted to arrest him, they were afraid of the crowds, who considered Jesus to be a prophet.

Luke 20:6

But if we say, "From humans,' all the people will stone us to death, because they are convinced that John was a prophet."

Luke 20:19

When the scribes and the high priests realized that Jesus had told this parable about them, they wanted to arrest him right then, but they were afraid of the crowd.

Luke 22:2

So the high priests and the scribes were looking for a way to put him to death, because they were afraid of the crowd.

Matthew 9:8

When the crowds saw this, they became frightened and glorified God for giving such authority to humans.

Matthew 9:33

As soon as the demon had been driven out, the man began to speak. The crowds were amazed and said, "Nothing like this has ever been seen in Israel!"

Matthew 15:31

As a result, the crowd was amazed to see those who were unable to talk speaking, the crippled healed, the lame walking, and the blind seeing. So they praised the God of Israel.

Matthew 26:5

But they kept saying, "This must not happen during the festival. Otherwise, there'll be a riot among the people."

Luke 5:26

Amazement seized all the people, and they began to praise God. They were filled with fear and declared, "We have seen wonderful things today!"

Luke 13:17

Even as he was saying this, all of his opponents were blushing with shame. But the rest of the crowd was rejoicing at all the wonderful things he was doing.

Luke 19:47-48

Then he began teaching in the Temple every day. The high priests, the scribes, and the leaders of the people kept looking for a way to kill him,

John 12:18-19

The crowd was going out to meet Jesus because they had heard that he had performed this sign.

Acts 3:6-9

However, Peter said, "I don't have any silver or gold, but I'll give you what I do have. In the name of Jesus the Messiah from Nazareth, walk!"

Acts 4:17

But to keep it from spreading any further among the people, let us warn them never again to speak to anyone in this name."

Acts 5:40

So they were convinced by him. After calling in the apostles and beating them, they again ordered them to stop speaking in the name of Jesus and let them go.

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