Acts 5:7

“And it was about the space of three hours after, when his wife, not knowing what was done, came in.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And it was about the space of three houres after, when his wife, not knowing what was done, came in.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now there elapsed an interval of about three hours, and his wife came in, not knowing what had happened.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it was about the space of three hours after, when his wife, not knowing what was done, came in.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And about three hours after, his wife, having no knowledge of what had taken place, came in.
- Basic English Bible

And it came to pass about three hours afterwards, that his wife, not knowing what had happened, came in.
- Darby Bible

And it was about the space of three hours after, when his wife, not knowing what was done, came in.
- Webster's Bible

About three hours had passed, when his wife came in, knowing nothing of what had happened.
- Weymouth Bible

About three hours later, his wife, not knowing what had happened, came in.
- World English Bible

And ther was maad as a space of thre ouris, and his wijf knewe not that thing that was don, and entride.
- Wycliffe Bible

And it came to pass, about three hours after, that his wife, not knowing what hath happened, came in,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 5:7


5:7 About the space of three hours - How precious a space! The woman had a longer time for repentance.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 5:7


Ac 5:7 His wife . . . came in. To the place of assembly, not having heard of her husband's fate, but full of his spirit.

Discussion for Acts 5:7

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