Acts 5:19

“But the angel of the Lord by night opened the prison doors, and brought them forth, and said,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But the Angel of the Lord by night opened the prison doores, and brought them foorth, and said,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But during the night an angel of the Lord opened the gates of the prison, and taking them out he said,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But an angel of the Lord by night opened the prison doors, and brought them out, and said,
- American Standard Version (1901)

But in the night an angel of the Lord, opening the doors of the prison, took them out and said,
- Basic English Bible

But an angel of [the] Lord during the night opened the doors of the prison, and leading them out, said,
- Darby Bible

But the angel of the Lord by night opened the prison-doors, and brought them forth, and said,
- Webster's Bible

But during the night an angel of the Lord opened the prison doors and brought them out, and said,
- Weymouth Bible

But an angel of the Lord opened the prison doors by night, and brought them out, and said,
- World English Bible

But the aungel of the Lord openyde bi nyyt the yatis of the prisoun, and ledde hem out, and seide, Go ye,
- Wycliffe Bible

and a messenger of the Lord through the night opened the doors of the prison, having also brought them forth, he said,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Acts 5:19


Ac 5:19 The angel of the Lord by night opened. The language would apply, if the doors were opened by any providential agency, but the messenger was probably a celestial one.

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