Acts 9:20

“And straightway hee preached Christ in the Synagogues, that hee is the Sonne of God.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

And straightway he preached Christ in the synagogues, that he is the Son of God.
- King James Version

and immediately he {began} to proclaim Jesus in the synagogues, saying, "He is the Son of God."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And straightway in the synagogues he proclaimed Jesus, that he is the Son of God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And straight away, in the Synagogues, he was preaching Jesus as the Son of God.
- Basic English Bible

And straightway in the synagogues he preached Jesus that *he* is the Son of God.
- Darby Bible

And immediately he preached Christ in the synagogues, that he is the Son of God.
- Webster's Bible

And in the synagogues he began at once to proclaim Jesus as the Son of God;
- Weymouth Bible

Immediately in the synagogues he proclaimed the Christ, that he is the Son of God.
- World English Bible

And anoon he entride in to the synagogis, and prechide the Lord Jhesu, for this is the sone of God.
- Wycliffe Bible

and immediately in the synagogues he was preaching the Christ, that he is the Son of God.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Acts 9:20


Ac 9:20 Straightway. Following this he began to preach Christ in the synagogues. "Jesus" in the Revised Version. He preached that the Crucified Jesus is the Son of God.

Discussion for Acts 9

  • EROMOSELE CLEMENT EHIMARE
    Amazing scripture with so much to learn. first Jesus change Saul's vision from going to Damascus to kill persecute to preaching Christ and leading people to salvation. secondly, God used Ananias to restore Saul's sight, got him saved, baptize, and his name changed from Saul to Paul. third lesson was God working through Peter to raise Dorcas to life. it means God can do any miracle through us.et
  • I Am that Michael Isaac Dale
    All unrighteousness is sin: Verily, verily, I say unto you, Whosoever commits sin is the servant of sin. He that commits sin is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy the works of the devil. Whosoever is born of God does not commit sin; for his seed remains in him: and he cannot sin, because he is born of God.
  • Sonja Williamson
    When we live right and follow GOD'S commandments. We can do exploit like He told us we will do. We will have power to heal the sick, to deliver, and to help set the captive free. We will have power after being endued with the Holy ghost. Although, we sometimes commit sin and allow the devil to use us God knows our heart and He has a purpose for us. He is just to forgive and make us clean to be use
  • Will
    Amen to that....Praise God......everything is not as it seems..thanku Jesus..ps 25:7;ps 103:12;jn5:14
  • Stephen B
    Peter, I am glad to hear of your salvation!! Hopefully we can meet and tell young people about Jesus and not only save a soul but a life as well.
  • Peter
    i wish when i was young that someone would of told me about Jesus but now i now that he is the only way and i will keep him first in my life .

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