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Acts 4:35

    Acts 4:35 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And laid them down at the apostles' feet: and distribution was made unto every man according as he had need.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And laid them down at the apostles' feet: and distribution was made to every man according as he had need.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and laid them at the apostles feet: and distribution was made unto each, according as any one had need.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And put it at the feet of the Apostles for distribution to everyone as he had need.

    Webster's Revision

    and laid them at the apostles feet: and distribution was made unto each, according as any one had need.

    World English Bible

    and laid them at the apostles' feet, and distribution was made to each, according as anyone had need.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and laid them at the apostles' feet: and distribution was made unto each, according as any one had need.

    Clarke's Commentary on Acts 4:35

    Laid ...down at the apostles' feet - To show how cordially and entirely they parted with them. And they entrusted the management of the whole to those men to whom they found God had entrusted the gifts of his Holy Spirit, and the doctrine of the kingdom of heaven.

    Barnes' Notes on Acts 4:35

    And laid them down ... - That is, they committed the money received for their property to the disposal of the apostles, to distribute it as was necessary among the poor. This soon became a burdensome and inconvenient office, and they therefore appointed men who had special charge of it, Acts 6:1-2, etc.

    Wesley's Notes on Acts 4:35

    4:35 And distribution was made - At first by the apostles themselves, afterward by them whom they appointed.