Acts 11:4

“But Peter rehearsed the matter from the beginning, and expounded it by order unto them, saying,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But Peter rehearsed the matter from the beginning, and expounded it by order vnto them, saying,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But Peter began {speaking} and {proceeded} to explain to them in orderly sequence, saying,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But Peter began, and expounded `the matter' unto them in order, saying,
- American Standard Version (1901)

But Peter gave them an account of it all in order, saying to them,
- Basic English Bible

But Peter began and set forth [the matter] to them in order, saying,
- Darby Bible

But Peter rehearsed the matter from the beginning, and expounded it by order to them, saying,
- Webster's Bible

Peter, however, explained the whole matter to them from the beginning.
- Weymouth Bible

But Peter began, and explained to them in order, saying,
- World English Bible

And Petre bigan, and expownede to hem bi ordre,
- Wycliffe Bible

And Peter having begun, did expound to them in order saying,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 11:4


11:4 Peter laid all things before them - So he did not take it ill to be questioned, nor desire to be treated as infallible. And he answers the more mildly because it related to a point which he had not readily believed himself.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 11:4


Ac 11:4 But Peter rehearsed [the matter] from the beginning. Thus showing that he acted under the Divine orders. See notes in preceding chapter.

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