Acts 5:30

“The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom ye slew and hanged on a tree.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The God of our fathers raised vp Iesus, whom yee slew and hanged on a tree.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom you had put to death by hanging Him on a cross.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom ye slew, hanging him on a tree.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The God of our fathers gave Jesus back to life, whom you had put to death, hanging him on a tree.
- Basic English Bible

The God of our fathers has raised up Jesus, whom *ye* have slain, having hanged on a cross.
- Darby Bible

The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom ye slew and hanged on a tree:
- Webster's Bible

The God of our forefathers has raised Jesus to life, whom you crucified and put to death.
- Weymouth Bible

The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom you killed, hanging him on a tree.
- World English Bible

God of oure fadris reiside Jhesu, whom ye slowen, hangynge in a tre.
- Wycliffe Bible

and the God of our fathers did raise up Jesus, whom ye slew, having hanged upon a tree;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 5:30


5:30 Hath raised up Jesus - Of the seed of David, according to the promises made to our fathers.


Discussion for Acts 5

  • Ray321
    Galatians 1:1 Paul, an apostle, not of men, neither by man, but by Jesus Christ, and God the Father, who raised him from the dead Apostle Paul was taught from God himself, so we must listen to what Paul has to say. 1 Corinthians 11:1 Be ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ.
  • Steve morrow
    ACTS 5:29 THEN PETER AND THE OTHER APOSTLES ANSWERED AND SAID WE OUGHT TO --- OBEY GOD --- RATHER THAN MEN --5:30-- THE GOD OF OUR FATHERS RAISED UP JESUS WHOM YOU SLEW AND HANGED ON A TREE ***ROMANS 8:11 BUT IF THE SPIRIT OF HIM THAT RAISED UP JESUS FROM THE DEAD DWELL IN YOU HE THAT RAISED UP CHRIST FROM THE DEAD SHALL ALSO QUICKEN YOUR MORTAL BODIES BY HIS SPIRIT THAT DWELLETH IN YOU
  • Ray321
    Acts 5:3 But Peter said, Ananias, why hath Satan filled thine heart to lie to the Holy Ghost, and to keep back part of the price of the land? It's always good to give to the Lord, if not, the Lord can make you pay some way or another.
  • Bruce
    The servant is not greater than his Lord. If they have Persecuted Me, they will also Persecute You;if they have kept My saying, they will keep yours also. John 15:20./ Persecution will come to a Born-again Believer when they Preach The Way of Salvation. In the Last Days there'll be rockers: Jude:18./Ye Shall be Hated of all---: He that shall endure unto The End,---Shall be Saved. Mark 13:13
  • BSP
    Even though the apostles had been flogged and persecuted, verse 42 shows that they did not give up. This is a great example of endurance for us.
  • Maria Morales
    Verse 30-31The God of our fathers has raised up Jesus to be a Prince and Savior to give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins.

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