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Acts 23:27

    Acts 23:27 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    This man was taken of the Jews, and should have been killed of them: then came I with an army, and rescued him, having understood that he was a Roman.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    This man was taken of the Jews, and should have been killed of them: then came I with an army, and rescued him, having understood that he was a Roman.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    This man was seized by the Jews, and was about to be slain of them, when I came upon them with the soldiers and rescued him, having learned that he was a Roman.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    This man was taken by the Jews, and was about to be put to death by them, when I came on them with the army and took him out of danger, having knowledge that he was a Roman.

    Webster's Revision

    This man was seized by the Jews, and was about to be slain of them, when I came upon them with the soldiers and rescued him, having learned that he was a Roman.

    World English Bible

    "This man was seized by the Jews, and was about to be killed by them, when I came with the soldiers and rescued him, having learned that he was a Roman.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    This man was seized by the Jews, and was about to be slain of them, when I came upon them with the soldiers, and rescued him, having learned that he was a Roman.

    Barnes' Notes on Acts 23:27

    Should have been killed of them - Was about to be killed by them. The life of Paul had been twice endangered in this manner, Acts 21:30; Acts 23:10.

    With an army - With a band of soldiers, Acts 23:10.

    Wesley's Notes on Acts 23:27

    23:27 Having learned that he was a Roman - True; but not before he rescued him. Here he uses art.