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Acts 14:2

    Acts 14:2 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the Gentiles, and made their minds evil affected against the brethren.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the Gentiles, and made their minds evil affected against the brothers.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    But the Jews that were disobedient stirred up the souls of the Gentiles, and made them evil affected against the brethren.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But those Jews who had not the faith, made the minds of the Gentiles bitter against the brothers.

    Webster's Revision

    But the Jews that were disobedient stirred up the souls of the Gentiles, and made them evil affected against the brethren.

    World English Bible

    But the disbelieving Jews stirred up and embittered the souls of the Gentiles against the brothers.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    But the Jews that were disobedient stirred up the souls of the Gentiles, and made them evil affected against the brethren.

    Definitions for Acts 14:2

    Gentiles - A people; nations other than Israel.

    Clarke's Commentary on Acts 14:2

    Stirred up the Gentiles - Των εθνων, Such as were mere heathens, and thus distinguished from the Jews, and the Greeks who were proselytes.

    Evil affected - Εκακωσαν, Irritated or exasperated their minds against the brethren, the disciples of Christ; one of their appellations before they were called Christians at Antioch. See on Acts 11:26 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on Acts 14:2

    But the unbelieving Jews ... - See the notes on Acts 13:50.

    And made their minds evil-affected - Irritated, or exasperated them.

    Against the brethren - One of the common appellations by which Christians were known.