Acts 24:19

“Who ought to have been here before thee, and object, if they had ought against me.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Acts 24:19

Who ought to haue beene here before thee, and obiect, if they had ought against me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

who ought to have been present before you and to make accusation, if they should have anything against me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

who ought to have been here before thee, and to make accusation, if they had aught against me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And it would have been better if they had come here to make a statement, if they have anything against me.
- Basic English Bible

who ought to appear before thee and accuse, if they have anything against me;
- Darby Bible

Who ought to have been here before thee, and object if they had aught against me.
- Webster's Bible

They ought to have been here before you, and to have been my prosecutors, if they have any charge to bring against me.
- Weymouth Bible

They ought to have been here before you, and to make accusation, if they had anything against me.
- World English Bible

And summe Jewis of Asie, whiche it behofte to be now present at thee, and accuse, if thei hadden ony thing ayens me,
- Wycliffe Bible

whom it behoveth to be present before thee, and to accuse, if they had anything against me,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Acts 24:19

Wesley's Notes for Acts 24:19


24:19 Who ought to have been present before thee - But the world never commit greater blunders, even against its own laws, than when it is persecuting the children of God.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 24:19


Ac 24:19 Who ought to have been here. These foreign Jews were the legal accusers. The Sanhedrin was a court of trial, and its members present were not the accusers. The Roman custom required the accusers to face the accused.

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