Acts 5:33

“When they heard that, they were cut to the heart, and took counsel to slay them.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

When they heard that, they were cut to the heart, and tooke counsell to slay them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But when they heard this, they were cut to the quick and intended to kill them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But they, when they heard this, were cut to the heart, and minded to slay them.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But when these words came to their ears, they were cut to the heart, and had a mind to put them to death.
- Basic English Bible

But they, when they heard [these things], were cut to the heart, and took counsel to kill them.
- Darby Bible

When they heard that, they were cut to the heart, and took counsel to slay them.
- Webster's Bible

Infuriated at getting this answer, they were disposed to kill the Apostles.
- Weymouth Bible

But they, when they heard this, were cut to the heart, and determined to kill them.
- World English Bible

Whanne thei herden these thingis, thei weren turmentid, and thouyten to sle hem.
- Wycliffe Bible

And they having heard, were cut [to the heart], and were taking counsel to slay them,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Acts 5:33


Ac 5:33 Cut [to the heart]. Convulsed with rage, not sorrow. Took counsel to slay them. Concerning the expediency of putting them to death.

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