Acts 8:10

“To whom they all gaue heed from the least to the greatest, saying, This man is the great power of God.”

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Other Translations

To whom they all gave heed, from the least to the greatest, saying, This man is the great power of God.
- King James Version

and they all, from smallest to greatest, were giving attention to him, saying, "This man is what is called the Great Power of God."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

to whom they all gave heed, from the least to the greatest, saying, This man is that power of God which is called Great.
- American Standard Version (1901)

To whom they all gave attention, from the smallest to the greatest, saying, This man is that power of God which is named Great.
- Basic English Bible

To whom they had all given heed, from small to great, saying, This is the power of God which is called great.
- Darby Bible

To whom they all gave heed, from the least to the greatest, saying, This man is the great power of God.
- Webster's Bible

To him people of all classes paid attention, declaring, "This man is the Power of God, known as the great Power."
- Weymouth Bible

to whom they all listened, from the least to the greatest, saying, "This man is that great power of God."
- World English Bible

Whom alle herkeneden, fro the leest to the moost, and seiden, This is the vertu of God, which is clepid greet.
- Wycliffe Bible

to whom they were all giving heed, from small unto great, saying, `This one is the great power of God;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Acts 8:10


Ac 8:10 This man is the great power of God. Unable to explain the things that he did, the Samaritans ascribed them to divine power manifested through Simon.

Discussion for Acts 8

  • Irene123
    The Bible itself proves one cannot be a 'lone' Christian. Acts 8:26-40 (God's spirit spoke to Philip). The eunuch admitted he needed someone to teach him. That's why God instituted the pastorate and disciples (saints), to be in that place, by prayer
  • Jodi
    I am so glad to read of the need of preaching. In this day so many say they don't need to go to church, but the unuch said how can I unless someone guide me?
  • Steve morrow
    ---RECEIVE THE HOLY SPIRIT---ACTS 5:32 AND WE ARE HIS WITNESSES OF THESE THINGS AND SO IS ALSO THE HOLY SPIRIT --- WHOM GOD HATH GIVEN ---TO THEM THAT OBEY HIM
    ( JESUS TEACHES NOT MAN ) LUKE 11:13 IF YOU THEN BEING EVIL KNOW HOW TO GIVE GOOD GIFTS UNTO YOUR CHILDREN HOW MUCH MORE SHALL YOUR HEAVENLY FATHER GIVE THE HOLY SPIRIT TO THEM THAT ASK HIM
  • A disciple
    Mark; It wasn't true, whatever you were taught that only the original living Apostles could be the vehicles for God giving His Holy Spirit. John the Baptist said, that Jesus was He who would baptize in the Holy Spirit and fire. Jesus Himself, when expounding to the Apostles about the purpose of God for "us" in this world till He returns; said how the Holy Spirit must be in us to fulfill that plan.
  • Bruce
    Mark:When you feel The Father tug on your Heart:John6:44 / ask forgiveness:1John 1:9 / Jesus will wash away your sins in his own blood Revelation1:5 / you will be Baptized with The Holy Ghost:Matthew 3:11 / you will know!:2Corinthians 5:17 / you will be Sealed:Ephesians 1:13 / Satan will try to destroy you! Get dressed for battle! Ephesians 6:11 / you will be persecuted:Matthew 5:11 / .
  • Irene123
    To receive the Holy Ghost today you follow the plan of Jesus in Acts 2:38; the people gathered from all over the Roman Emp. in Jerusalem for the Day of Pentecost asked, after hearing Peter's message - Acts 2:37 .....

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