Acts 17:9

“And when they had taken security of Jason, and of the other, they let them go.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And when they had taken securitie of Iason, and of the other, they let them goe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And when they had received a pledge from Jason and the others, they released them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when they had taken security from Jason and the rest, they let them go.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And having made Jason and the others give an undertaking to keep the peace, they let them go.
- Basic English Bible

And having taken security of Jason and the rest, they let them go.
- Darby Bible

And when they had taken security of Jason and of the other, they let them go.
- Webster's Bible

They required Jason and the rest to find substantial bail, and after that they let them go.
- Weymouth Bible

When they had taken security from Jason and the rest, they let them go.
- World English Bible

And whanne satisfaccioun was takun of Jason, and of othere, thei leten Poul and Silas go.
- Wycliffe Bible

and having taking security from Jason and the rest, they let them go.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Acts 17:9


Ac 17:9 When they had taken security. Of those asserted. They received some kind of guarantee that there would be nothing done contrary to the laws of the empire.

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