Parallel Verses

Amplified

Now when the military leader of the temple area and the chief priests heard these facts, they were much perplexed and thoroughly at a loss about them, wondering into what this might grow.

New American Standard Bible

Now when the captain of the temple guard and the chief priests heard these words, they were greatly perplexed about them as to what would come of this.

King James Version

Now when the high priest and the captain of the temple and the chief priests heard these things, they doubted of them whereunto this would grow.

Holman Bible

As the captain of the temple police and the chief priests heard these things, they were baffled about them, as to what could come of this.

International Standard Version

When the commander of the Temple guards and the high priests heard these words, they were utterly at a loss as to what could have happened to them.

A Conservative Version

Now when they heard these words, the high priest, and the captain of the temple, and the chief priests, were perplexed about them, whatever this would become.

American Standard Version

Now when the captain of the temple and the chief priests heard these words, they were much perplexed concerning them whereunto this would grow.

An Understandable Version

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.

Anderson New Testament

When the priest and the captain of the temple and the chief priests heard these words, they were in doubt about them, what this could mean.

Bible in Basic English

Now, at these words, the captain of the Temple and the chief priests were greatly troubled about what might be the end of this business.

Common New Testament

Now when the captain of the temple guard and the chief priests heard these words, they were much perplexed about them, wondering what would come of this.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Upon hearing this, the high priest, the captain of the temple, and the chief priests wonder'd bow this could be.

Darby Translation

And when they heard these words, both the priest and the captain of the temple and the chief priests were in perplexity as to them, what this would come to.

Godbey New Testament

And when the captain of the temple, and the chief priests heard these words, they were at a loss concerning them, what this might be.

Goodspeed New Testament

When the commander of the Temple and the high priests heard this report, they were very much at a loss as to what would come of it.

John Wesley New Testament

When the high priest, and the captain of the temple, and the chief priests heard these things, they doubted of them, what this should be?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Now when the high priest and the captain of the temple and the princes of the priests heard these things, they were perplexed regarding what this would come to.

Julia Smith Translation

And when the priest and captain of the temple and chief priests heard these words, they were in doubt of them, what this might be.

King James 2000

Now when the high priest and the captain of the temple and the chief priests heard these things, they were perplexed of what might come of this.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now when both the captain of the temple and the chief priests heard these words, they were greatly perplexed concerning them, [as to] what this might be.

Modern King James verseion

And when the high priest and the temple commander and the chief priests heard these things, they were bewildered about them, what this might be.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When the chief priest of all and the ruler of the temple and the high priests heard these things, they doubted of them whereunto this would grow.

Moffatt New Testament

On hearing this the commander of the temple and the high priests were quite at a loss to know what to make of it.

Montgomery New Testament

When the officer in charge of the Temple and the high priest heard these words, they were perplexed concerning them, wondering what would come of it.

NET Bible

Now when the commander of the temple guard and the chief priests heard this report, they were greatly puzzled concerning it, wondering what this could be.

New Heart English Bible

Now when the captain of the temple, and the chief priests heard these words, they were very perplexed about them and what might become of this.

Noyes New Testament

And when the priest, and the captain of the temple, and the chief priests heard these words, they were at a loss concerning them, to what this would come.

Sawyer New Testament

And when they heard these words, both the priest and the commander of the temple and the chief priests doubted concerning them, what this could mean.

The Emphasized Bible

Now, when both the captain of the temple and the High-priests heard these words, they were utterly at a loss concerning them - what perhaps this might come to.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Now when they heard these words, both the priest and captain of the temple and the chief priests were in the utmost perplexity concerning these things, what could be the meaning of it.

Twentieth Century New Testament

When the Officer in charge at the Temple and the Chief Priests heard their story, they were perplexed about the Apostles and as to what all this would lead to.

Webster

Now when the high priest, and the captain of the temple, and the chief priests heard these things, they doubted of them to what this would grow.

Weymouth New Testament

When the Commander of the Temple Guards and the High Priests heard this statement, they were utterly at a loss with regard to it, wondering what would happen next.

Williams New Testament

When the military commander of the temple square and the high priest heard this, they were utterly at a loss to know how this might turn out.

World English Bible

Now when the high priest, the captain of the temple, and the chief priests heard these words, they were very perplexed about them and what might become of this.

Worrell New Testament

Now, when both the captain of the temple and the high priests heard these words, they were thoroughly perplexed concerning them, what this might become.

Worsley New Testament

Now when the high priest, and the captain of the temple, and the chief priests heard these words, they were in doubt concerning them, what this would come to;

Youngs Literal Translation

And as the priest, and the magistrate of the temple, and the chief priests, heard these words, they were doubting concerning them to what this would come;

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

ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

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

ἀρχιερεύς 
Archiereus 
Usage: 118

ἀκούω 
Akouo 
Usage: 313

τούτους 
Toutous 
Usage: 21

λόγος 
Logos 
Usage: 256

διαπορέω 
Diaporeo 
Usage: 5

of
περί 
Peri 
Usage: 254


Usage: 0

τοῦτο 
Touto 
Usage: 232

Context Readings

The Apostles Arrested And Imprisoned

23 We found the prison quite safely locked up and the guards were on duty outside the doors, but when we opened [it], we found no one on the inside. 24 Now when the military leader of the temple area and the chief priests heard these facts, they were much perplexed and thoroughly at a loss about them, wondering into what this might grow. 25 But some man came and reported to them, saying, Listen! The men whom you put in jail are standing [right here] in the temple and teaching the people!



Cross References

Acts 4:1

And while they [Peter and John] were talking to the people, the high priests and the military commander of the temple and the Sadducees came upon them,

Acts 5:26

Then the military leader went with the attendants and brought [the prisoners], but without violence, for they dreaded the people lest they be stoned by them.

Isaiah 9:7

Of the increase of His government and of peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David and over his kingdom, to establish it and to uphold it with justice and with righteousness from the [latter] time forth, even forevermore. The zeal of the Lord of hosts will perform this.

Isaiah 53:1-2

Who has believed (trusted in, relied upon, and clung to) our message [of that which was revealed to us]? And to whom has the arm of the Lord been disclosed?

Daniel 2:34-35

As you looked, a Stone was cut out without human hands, which smote the image on its feet of iron and [baked] clay [of the potter] and broke them to pieces.

Daniel 2:44-45

And in the days of these [final ten] kings shall the God of heaven set up a kingdom which shall never be destroyed, nor shall its sovereignty be left to another people; but it shall break and crush and consume all these kingdoms and it shall stand forever.

Zechariah 6:12-13

And say to him, Thus says the Lord of hosts: [You, Joshua] behold (look at, keep in sight, watch) the Man [the Messiah] whose name is the Branch, for He shall grow up in His place and He shall build the [true] temple of the Lord.

Mark 4:30-32

And He said, With what can we compare the kingdom of God, or what parable shall we use to illustrate and explain it?

Luke 22:4

And he went away and discussed with the chief priests and captains how he might betray Him and deliver Him up to them.

Luke 22:52

Then Jesus said to those who had come out against Him -- "the chief priests and captains of the temple and elders [of the Sanhedrin] -- "Have you come out with swords and clubs as [you would] against a robber?

John 11:47-48

So the chief priests and Pharisees called a meeting of the council (the Sanhedrin) and said, What are we to do? For this Man performs many signs (evidences, miracles).

John 12:19

Then the Pharisees said among themselves, You see how futile your efforts are and how you accomplish nothing. See! The whole world is running after Him!

Acts 2:12

And all were beside themselves with amazement and were puzzled and bewildered, saying one to another, What can this mean?

Acts 4:16-17

Saying, What are we to do with these men? For that an extraordinary miracle has been performed by (through) them is plain to all the residents of Jerusalem, and we cannot deny it.

Acts 4:21

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.

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