Acts 12:12

“And when he had considered the thing, he came to the house of Mary the mother of John, whose surname was Mark; where many were gathered together praying.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Acts 12:12

And when he had considered the thing, he came to the house of Mary the mother of Iohn whose sirname was Marke, where many were gathered together praying.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And when he realized {this,} he went to the house of Mary, the mother of John who was also called Mark, where many were gathered together and were praying.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when he had considered `the thing', he came to the house of Mary the mother of John whose surname was Mark; where many were gathered together and were praying.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when he became clear about this, he went to the house of Mary, the mother of John named Mark, where a number of them had come together for prayer.
- Basic English Bible

And having become clearly conscious [in himself], he came to the house of Mary, the mother of John who was surnamed Mark, where were many gathered together and praying.
- Darby Bible

And when he had considered the thing, he came to the house of Mary the mother of John whose surname was Mark; where many were assembled, praying.
- Webster's Bible

So, after thinking things over, he went to the house of Mary, the mother of John surnamed Mark, where a large number of people were assembled, praying.
- Weymouth Bible

Thinking about that, he came to the house of Mary, the mother of John whose surname was Mark, where many were gathered together and were praying.
- World English Bible

And he bihelde, and cam to the hous of Marie, modir of Joon, that is named Marcus, where many weren gaderid togidre, and preiynge.
- Wycliffe Bible

also, having considered, he came unto the house of Mary, the mother of John, who is surnamed Mark, where there were many thronged together and praying.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Acts 12:12

Wesley's Notes for Acts 12:12


12:12 And having considered - What was best to be done. Many were gathered together - At midnight.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 12:12


Ac 12:12 Came to the house of Mary. This Mary was the mother of Mark, called in Acts both John and Mark. See Ac 13:5,13 15:39. She was related to Barnabas (Col 4:10). Many were assembled together praying. For Peter's deliverance.

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