Acts 2:29

“Men and brethren, let me freely speak unto you of the patriarch David, that he is both dead and buried, and his sepulchre is with us unto this day.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Men and brethren, let me freely speake vnto you of the Patriarch Dauid, that he is both dead & buried, and his sepulchre is with vs vnto this day:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Brethren, I may confidently say to you regarding the patriarch David that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us to this day.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Brethren, I may say unto you freely of the patriarch David, that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us unto this day.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My brothers, I may say to you openly that David came to his death, and was put in the earth, and his resting-place is with us today.
- Basic English Bible

Brethren, let it be allowed to speak with freedom to you concerning the patriarch David, that he has both died and been buried, and his monument is amongst us unto this day.
- Darby Bible

Men, brethren, let me freely speak to you concerning the patriarch David, that he is both dead and buried, and his sepulcher is with us to this day.
- Webster's Bible

As to the patriarch David, I need hardly remind you, brethren, that he died and was buried, and that we still have his tomb among us.
- Weymouth Bible

Brothers, I may tell you freely of the patriarch David, that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us to this day.
- World English Bible

Britheren, be it leueful boldli to seie to you of the patriark Dauid, for he is deed and biried, and his sepulcre is among vs in to this dai.
- Wycliffe Bible

`Men, brethren! it is permitted to speak with freedom unto you concerning the patriarch David, that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is among us unto this day;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 2:29


2:29 The patriarch - A more honourable title than king.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 2:29


Ac 2:29 He is both dead and buried. David. His sepulcher was in their midst, within the walls of the city. All his hearers had seen it.

Discussion for Acts 2:29

  • Johnpaul for verse 29
    This passage speaks of the death (to flesh)and burial with Christ of a believer as well as The evidence of such death with The Host of Heaven.

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