Acts 2:40

“And with many other words did he testify and exhort, saying, Save yourselves from this untoward generation.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Acts 2:40

And with many other words did hee testifie and exhort, saying, Saue your selues from this vntoward generation.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And with many other words he solemnly testified and kept on exhorting them, saying, "Be saved from this perverse generation!"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And with many other words he testified, and exhorted them, saying, Save yourselves from this crooked generation.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And with more such words he gave his witness, offering them salvation and saying, Come out from this evil generation.
- Basic English Bible

And with many other words he testified and exhorted them, saying, Be saved from this perverse generation.
- Darby Bible

And with many other words did he testify and exhort, saying, Save yourselves from this perverse generation.
- Webster's Bible

And with many more appeals he solemnly warned and entreated them, saying, "Escape from this crooked generation."
- Weymouth Bible

With many other words he testified, and exhorted them, saying, "Save yourselves from this crooked generation!"
- World English Bible

Also with othere wordis ful many he witnesside to hem, and monestide hem, and seide, Be ye sauyd fro this schrewid generacioun.
- Wycliffe Bible

Also with many more other words he was testifying and exhorting, saying, `Be saved from this perverse generation;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Acts 2:40

Wesley's Notes for Acts 2:40


2:40 And with many other words did he testify and exhort - In such an accepted time we should add line upon line, and not leave off, till the thing is done. Save yourselves from this perverse generation - Many of whom were probably mocking still.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 2:40


Ac 2:40 Save yourselves. This was the object of the "many other words". They could "save themselves" by complying with the conditions named in Ac 2:38, and thus accepting Christ as their Savior. From this perverse generation. The wicked Jewish race.

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