Acts 18:13

“Saying, This fellow persuadeth men to worship God contrary to the law.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Saying, This fellow perswadeth men to worship God contrary to the Law.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

saying, "This man persuades men to worship God contrary to the law."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

saying, This man persuadeth men to worship God contrary to the law.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Saying, This man is teaching the people to give worship to God in a way which is against the law.
- Basic English Bible

saying, This [man] persuades men to worship God contrary to the law.
- Darby Bible

Saying, This man persuadeth men to worship God contrary to the law.
- Webster's Bible

This man, they said, "is inducing people to offer unlawful worship to God."
- Weymouth Bible

saying, "This man persuades men to worship God contrary to the law."
- World English Bible

and seiden, Ayens the lawe this counselith men to worschipe God.
- Wycliffe Bible

saying -- `Against the law this one doth persuade men to worship God;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Acts 18:13


Ac 18:13 This [fellow] persuadeth . . . contrary to the law. Their charge was that Paul sought to persuade men to worship contrary to the Roman law; that is, he preached a new and unlawful religion. Besides the state religion, Rome recognized various others, among them Judaism. These Jews attempted to show that Paul's gospel was not Judaism.

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