Acts 5:23

“Saying, The prison truly found we shut with all safety, and the keepers standing without before the doors: but when we had opened, we found no man within.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Acts 5:23

Saying, The prison truely found we shut with all safety, and the keepers standing without before the doores, but when we had opened, we found no man within.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

saying, "We found the prison house locked quite securely and the guards standing at the doors; but when we had opened up, we found no one inside."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

saying, The prison-house we found shut in all safety, and the keepers standing at the doors: but when we had opened, we found no man within.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Saying, The doors of the prison were safely shut, and the keepers were at the doors, but when they were open, there was nobody inside.
- Basic English Bible

saying, We found the prison shut with all security, and the keepers standing at the doors; but when we had opened [them], within we found no one.
- Darby Bible

Saying, The prison truly we found shut with all safety, and the keepers standing without before the doors: but when we had opened, we found no man within.
- Webster's Bible

saying, "The jail we found quite safely locked, and the warders were on guard at the doors, but upon going in we found no one there."
- Weymouth Bible

We found the prison shut and locked, and the guards standing before the doors, but when we opened them, we found no one inside!
- World English Bible

and teelden, and seiden, We founden the prisoun schit with al diligence, and the keperis stondynge at the yatis; but we opneden, and founden no man ther ynne.
- Wycliffe Bible

saying -- `The prison indeed we found shut in all safety, and the keepers standing without before the doors, and having opened -- within we found no one.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Acts 5:23

Wesley's Notes for Acts 5:23


5:23 We found the prison shut - The angel probably had shut the doors again.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 5:23


Ac 5:23 The prison truly found we shut. All was as usual and the guards before the doors, but the prisoners gone.

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