Acts 2:43

“And fear came upon every soul: and many wonders and signs were done by the apostles.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And feare came vpon euery soule: and many wonders and signes were done by the Apostles.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Everyone kept feeling a sense of awe; and many wonders and signs were taking place through the apostles.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And fear came upon every soul: and many wonders and signs were done through the apostles.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But fear came on every soul: and all sorts of wonders and signs were done by the Apostles.
- Basic English Bible

And fear was upon every soul, and many wonders and signs took place through the apostles' means.
- Darby Bible

And fear came upon every soul: and many wonders and signs were done by the apostles.
- Webster's Bible

Fear came upon every one, and many marvels and signs were done by the Apostles.
- Weymouth Bible

Fear came on every soul, and many wonders and signs were done through the apostles.
- World English Bible

And drede was maad to ech man. And many wondris and signes weren don bi the apostlis in Jerusalem, and greet drede was in alle.
- Wycliffe Bible

And fear came on every soul, many wonders also and signs were being done through the apostles,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 2:43


2:43 And fear came upon every soul - Of those who did not join with them: whereby persecution was prevented, till it was needful for them.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 2:43


Ac 2:43 Fear came upon every soul. Of the unbelievers.

Discussion for Acts 2

  • Jacob
    Acts chapter 2 is a continuation of John the Baptist's baptism see Mk 1:4. That's why they had to be re baptized in Acts 19 because they had his baptism Acts 19:4. Acts transitions from the law to grace. You don't receive the Holy Ghost like that today, you receive the Spirit through faith see Gal 3:14. After the Jews rejected Christ in Acts 7 Paul is saved and God goes to the Gentiles Acts 20:28.
  • Nathan
    Acts2:38 is the only salvation for our souls. Not confessing he is lord and BAM your saved. That would be false doctrine. Mark my words, "There will be a preacher killing day for the falls doctrine" there is only one God one Baptism One Holy Ghost. And it's reall o God it's reall blessed be your name o Lord. Amen
  • Irene123
    to Sharon - you advised someone (I didn't take notice of who) to read acts ch. 2. Yes, I agree - please really study it. Matt. 28: 19 is in there, in vs. 4 and 37-38.
  • Anyang
    What i think it means is that when you arks for something like a phone
    God would not just give it to you . But if you arks for something like blessing for somebody God will be done upon there lives. and to seek it means to seek the word of door you now what i am talking about? and nock and the door will be opened for you and Gods people . and may god bless you all in everything that is done Amen
  • Sharon
    First are you Saved? Have you received Jesus as your personal saver. Do you have a Relationship with him? In Matthew 7:7). Ask and it will be given to you, seek and you will find, knock and it shall be opened unto you...Bless you

    Read Act 2
  • Lilian
    Hi Betty Jesus loves you, the only way to have faith in God is by hearing the word of God. We must be Born Again in Spirit and not in flesh . We must invite Jesus and accept him into your life Jesus will be the one to connect his spirit to us, from his blood our sins are cleanse and we are pardoned and was healed from his stripes iasiah 53.5. Just keep praising and thanking him everyday.amen

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