Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When they had placed them in the center, they began to inquire, "By what power, or in what name, have you done this?"

King James Version

And when they had set them in the midst, they asked, By what power, or by what name, have ye done this?

Holman Bible

After they had Peter and John stand before them, they asked the question: "By what power or in what name have you done this?"

International Standard Version

They made Peter and John stand in front of them and began asking, "By what power or by what name did you do this?"

A Conservative Version

And after placing them in the midst, they inquired, By what power, or in what name, have ye done this?

American Standard Version

And when they had set them in the midst, they inquired, By what power, or in what name, have ye done this?

Amplified

And they set the men in their midst and repeatedly demanded, By what sort of power or by what kind of authority did [such people as] you do this [healing]?

An Understandable Version

And when these men had Peter and John brought before them, they asked, "By whose authority or in what name have you done this thing [i.e., healed the crippled man]?"

Anderson New Testament

And when they had made them stand in the midst, they asked: By what power, or by what name have you done this?

Bible in Basic English

Then sending for Peter and John, they said, By what power and in whose name have you done this?

Common New Testament

And when they had set them in the midst, they began to inquire, "By what power or by what name did you do this?"

Daniel Mace New Testament

and having caused Peter and John to appear, they asked, by what influence, or by what authority have you done this?

Darby Translation

and having placed them in the midst they inquired, In what power or in what name have ye done this?

Godbey New Testament

And having set them in the midst, asked them, By what power or in what name have you done this?

Goodspeed New Testament

They had the apostles brought before them and demanded of them, "By what power or authority have men like you done this?"

John Wesley New Testament

And having set them in the midst, they asked, By what power, or by what name, have ye done this?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And when they had set them in the midst, they asked, By what power or by what name have ye done this?

Julia Smith Translation

And having set them in the midst, they inquired, In what power, or in what name did ye do this?

King James 2000

And when they had set them in the midst, they asked, By what power, or by what name, have you done this?

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they made them stand in [their] midst [and] began to ask, "By what power or by what name did you do this?"

Modern King James verseion

And when they had set them in the midst, they asked, By what power, or by what name have you done this?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and set the other before them, and asked, "By what power, or in what name, have ye done this, sirs?"

Moffatt New Testament

They made the men stand before them and inquired, "By what authority, in whose name, have you done this?"

Montgomery New Testament

Then they made the men stand before them and demanded, "By what power, or in what name, have you fellows done this?"

NET Bible

After making Peter and John stand in their midst, they began to inquire, "By what power or by what name did you do this?"

New Heart English Bible

When they had stood them in the middle of them, they inquired, "By what power, or in what name, have you done this?"

Noyes New Testament

And when they had set them in the midst, they asked, By what power, or by what name, did ye do this?

Sawyer New Testament

and placing them in the midst, asked, By what power, or by what name, have you done this?

The Emphasized Bible

And, setting them in the midst, they began to enquire - In what manner of power, or in what manner of name, did, ye, do this?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And placing them in the midst, they interrogated them, By what power, or by what name, have ye done this thing?

Twentieth Century New Testament

They had Peter and John brought before them, and questioned them. "By what power," they asked, "Or in whose name have men like you done this thing?"

Webster

And when they had set them in the midst, they asked, By what power, or by what name have ye done this?

Weymouth New Testament

So they made the Apostles stand in the centre, and demanded of them, "By what power or in what name have you done this?"

Williams New Testament

They had the men stand before them and repeatedly inquired of them, "By what sort of power and authority have you done this?"

World English Bible

When they had stood them in the middle of them, they inquired, "By what power, or in what name, have you done this?"

Worrell New Testament

And, having set them in the midst, they were inquiring, "In what power or in what name, did ye do this?"

Worsley New Testament

And when they had set them in the midst, they asked them, By what power, or in what name have ye done this?

Youngs Literal Translation

and having set them in the midst, they were inquiring, 'In what power, or in what name did ye do this?'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

ἵστημι 
histemi 
Usage: 129


Usage: 0

ἵστημι 
histemi 
Usage: 129

them in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

the midst
μέσος 
mesos 
Usage: 48

πυνθάνομαι 
Punthanomai 
Usage: 11

By
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

ποῖος 
Poios 
ποῖος 
Poios 
Usage: 19
Usage: 19

δύναμις 
Dunamis 
Usage: 95

or
ἤ 
or, than, either, or else, nor, not tr,
Usage: 199

by
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

ὄνομα 
Onoma 
name, named, called, surname , named , not tr
Usage: 162

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

ye
ὑμείς 
Humeis 
ye, ye yourselves, you, not tr
Usage: 120

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do, make, bring forth, commit, cause, work, show, bear, keep, fulfil, deal, perform, not tr, , vr do
Usage: 372

References

Context Readings

Peter And John On Trial Before The Sanhedrin

6 and Annas the high priest was there, and Caiaphas and John and Alexander, and all who were of high-priestly descent. 7 When they had placed them in the center, they began to inquire, "By what power, or in what name, have you done this?" 8 Then Peter, filled with the Holy Spirit, said to them, "Rulers and elders of the people,


Cross References

Matthew 21:23

When He entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to Him while He was teaching, and said, "By what authority are You doing these things, and who gave You this authority?"

Acts 4:10

let it be known to all of you and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ the Nazarene, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead--by this name this man stands here before you in good health.

Exodus 2:14

But he said, "Who made you a prince or a judge over us? Are you intending to kill me as you killed the Egyptian?" Then Moses was afraid and said, "Surely the matter has become known."

1 Kings 21:12-14

They proclaimed a fast and seated Naboth at the head of the people.

Mark 11:28

and began saying to Him, "By what authority are You doing these things, or who gave You this authority to do these things?"

John 2:18

The Jews then said to Him, "What sign do You show us as your authority for doing these things?"

John 8:3

The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman caught in adultery, and having set her in the center of the court,

John 8:9

When they heard it, they began to go out one by one, beginning with the older ones, and He was left alone, and the woman, where she was, in the center of the court.

Acts 5:27-28

When they had brought them, they stood them before the Council. The high priest questioned them,

Acts 5:40

They took his advice; and after calling the apostles in, they flogged them and ordered them not to speak in the name of Jesus, and then released them.

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