Acts 3:23

“And it shall come to pass, that every soul, which will not hear that prophet, shall be destroyed from among the people.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And it shall come to passe, that euery soule which will not heare that Prophet, shalbe destroyed from among the people.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'And it will be that every soul that does not heed that prophet shall be utterly destroyed from among the people.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it shall be, that every soul that shall not hearken to that prophet, shall be utterly destroyed from among the people.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And every soul who does not give attention to that prophet, will be cut off from among the people.
- Basic English Bible

And it shall be that whatsoever soul shall not hear that prophet shall be destroyed from among the people.
- Darby Bible

And it shall come to pass, that every soul who will not hear that Prophet, shall be destroyed from among the people.
- Webster's Bible

And every one, without exception, who refuses to listen to that Prophet shall be utterly destroyed from among the People.'
- Weymouth Bible

It will be, that every soul that will not listen to that prophet will be utterly destroyed from among the people.'
- World English Bible

And it schal be, that euery man that schal not here the ilke profete, schal be distried fro the puple.
- Wycliffe Bible

and it shall be, every soul that may not hear that prophet shall be utterly destroyed out of the people;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 3:23


3:23 Every soul who will not hear that prophet, shall be destroyed from among the people - One cannot imagine a more masterly address than this, to warn the Jews of the dreadful consequence of their infidelity, in the very words of their favourite prophet, out of a pretended zeal for whom they rejected Christ.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 3:23


Ac 3:23 Shall be destroyed. The Jews could be saved only by hearing Christ. Nor can we be saved otherwise.

Discussion for Acts 3:23

  • KENNETH for verse 23
    Acts 23 verse 3 And it shall come to pass,that every soul,which will not hear that prophet,shall be destroyed from among the people I am having a questions from a Jehovah 's Witness who claims that the soul is not immortal but here it says the every soul shall be destroyed..can you explain thank you!

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