Acts 5:6

“And the young men arose, wound him up, and carried him out, and buried him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the yong men arose, wound him vp, and caried him out, and buried him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The young men got up and covered him up, and after carrying him out, they buried him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the young men arose and wrapped him round, and they carried him out and buried him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the young men went and made ready his body, and took it out, and put it in the earth.
- Basic English Bible

And the young men, rising up, swathed him up for burial, and having carried him out, buried him.
- Darby Bible

And the young men arose, wound him up, and carried him out, and buried him.
- Webster's Bible

The younger men, however, rose, and wrapping the body up, carried it out and buried it.
- Weymouth Bible

The young men arose and wrapped him up, and they carried him out and buried him.
- World English Bible

And yonge men risen, and mouyden hym awei, and baren hym out, and birieden.
- Wycliffe Bible

and having risen, the younger men wound him up, and having carried forth, they buried [him].
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Acts 5:6


Ac 5:6 The young men arose, wound him up. Wrapped his mantle tightly around him. Carried [him] out. Of the place of meeting and out of the city for burial. And buried [him]. It was common, in the warm climate of Palestine, to bury on the day of death.

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