Acts 4:5

“And it came to pass on the morrow, that their rulers, and elders, and scribes,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And it came to passe on the morow, that their rulers, and Elders, and Scribes,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

On the next day, their rulers and elders and scribes were gathered together in Jerusalem;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it came to pass on the morrow, that their rulers and elders and scribes were gathered together in Jerusalem;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And on the day after, the rulers and those in authority and the scribes came together in Jerusalem;
- Basic English Bible

And it came to pass on the morrow that their rulers and elders and scribes were gathered together at Jerusalem,
- Darby Bible

And it came to pass on the morrow, that their rulers, and elders, and scribes,
- Webster's Bible

The next day a meeting was held in Jerusalem of their Rulers, Elders, and Scribes,
- Weymouth Bible

It happened in the morning, that their rulers, elders, and scribes were gathered together in Jerusalem.
- World English Bible

And amorewe it was don, that the princis of hem, and eldre men and scribis weren gadirid in Jerusalem;
- Wycliffe Bible

And it came to pass upon the morrow, there were gathered together of them the rulers, and elders, and scribes, to Jerusalem,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 4:5


4:5 Rulers, and elders, and scribes - Who were eminent for power, for wisdom, and for learning.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 4:5


Ac 4:5 Their rulers, and elders, and scribes. A meeting of the Sanhedrin, the great council of seventy, is meant. These classes, with the priests named in Ac 4:6, constituted it. The members of the Sanhedrin were usually called "rulers"; the "elders" were old men, selected for the place on account of wisdom; the "scribes" were the lawyers, or theologians.

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