Acts 2:15

“For these are not drunken, as ye suppose, seeing it is but the third hour of the day.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For these are not drunken, as ye suppose, seeing it is but the third houre of the day.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For these men are not drunk, as you suppose, for it is {only} the third hour of the day;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For these are not drunken, as ye suppose; seeing it is `but' the third hour of the day.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For these men are not overcome with wine, as it seems to you, for it is only the third hour of the day;
- Basic English Bible

for these are not full of wine, as *ye* suppose, for it is the third hour of the day;
- Darby Bible

For these are not drunken, as ye suppose, seeing it is but the third hour of the day.
- Webster's Bible

For this is not intoxication, as you suppose, it being only the third hour of the day.
- Weymouth Bible

For these aren't drunken, as you suppose, seeing it is only the third hour of the day.
- World English Bible

For not as ye wenen, these ben dronkun, whanne it is the thridde our of the dai;
- Wycliffe Bible

for these are not drunken, as ye take it up, for it is the third hour of the day.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 2:15


2:15 It is but the third hour of the day - That is, nine in the morning. And on the solemn festivals the Jews rarely ate or drank any thing till noon.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 2:15


Ac 2:15 These are not drunken. It was only the third hour, nine o'clock. The Jews at their festivals seldom ate before this hour, and as their drink was taken at a meal, could not be drunken.

Discussion for Acts 2

  • Redeemed
    To Ben: in order to be saved you must believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, Repent of your sins and if you believe with all your heart that Jesus is the Son of God you can be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the remmission or removal of your sins and you will receive the gift of the Holy Ghost it's Gods promise to you now you are in him and called by his name and you are an heir with him to
  • Ben
    What does this mean it is saying to be saved you haft to receive the gift of the Holy Ghost and to do that you haft to truely repent and then be baptized in the name of Jesus not the trinity but Jesus name and with the the evidence of speaking in tounges
  • Love for Truth
    Calling upon the name of the of the Lord is definitely a part of our salvation further study and prayer is necessary for a more complete understanding of what is required. Mark 16:16 He that believeth and is baptized shall be saved.Titus 3;5 He saved us by the washing of regeneration and the renewing of the Holy Ghost the same Acts 2:4 Holy Ghost.Jesus loves us all don't reject His promise
  • Steve morrow
    ROMANS 10:13 FOR WHOSOEVER SHALL CALL UPON THE NAME OF THE LORD SHALL BE SAVED 2 TIMOTHY 2:19 NEVERTHELESS THE FOUNDATION OF GOD STANDETH SURE HAVING THIS SEAL THE LORD KNOWETH THEM THAT ARE HIS AND LET EVERYONE THAT NAMETH THE NAME OF CHRIST DEPART FROM INIQUITY ACTS 3:26 UNTO YOU FIRST GOD HAVING RAISED UP HIS SON JESUS SENT HIM TO BLESS YOU IN TURNING EVERYONE OF YOU FROM HIS INIQUITIES ISAIAH 8:16 BIND UP THE TESTIMONY SEAL THE LAW AMONG MY DISCIPLES EPHESIANS 1:13 IN WHOM YOU ALSO TRUSTED --- AFTER --- THAT YOU HEARD --- THE WORD OF TRUTH --- THE GOSPEL OF YOUR SALVATION IN WHOM ALSO AFTER THAT YOU BELIEVED YOU WERE SEALED WITH THAT HOLY SPIRIT OF PROMISE ROMANS 8:2 FOR THE --- LAW --- OF THE SPIRIT OF LIFE IN CHRIST JESUS HATH MADE ME FREE FROM THE LAW OF SIN AND DEATH
  • Love for Truth
    I thank my God for everyone on here who has obeyed Acts 2:38 and those that are on there way to obeying it .Do npt resist or reject this verse holds the keys to the kingdom of heaven which Jesus told Nicodemus he could not enter into heaven without John 3:3-5. Obey and recieve the Acts 2:4 promise.The promise is unto UActs 2:39 and unto all
  • Lilian
    Those who call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved. Thank you Jesus i believed you Jesus that you are Son of the living God. I trust you Lord and worship you alone for you are worthy to be praise you are my Rock and my Salvation amen

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