Acts 7:24

“And seeing one of them suffer wrong, he defended him, and avenged him that was oppressed, and smote the Egyptian:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And seeing one of them suffer wrong, he defended him, and auenged him that was oppressed, and smote the Egyptian:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"And when he saw one {of them} being treated unjustly, he defended him and took vengeance for the oppressed by striking down the Egyptian.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And seeing one `of them' suffer wrong, he defended him, and avenged him that was oppressed, smiting the Egyptian:
- American Standard Version (1901)

And seeing one of them being attacked, he went to his help and gave the Egyptian a death-blow:
- Basic English Bible

and seeing a certain one wronged, he defended [him], and avenged him that was being oppressed, smiting the Egyptian.
- Darby Bible

And seeing one of them suffer wrong, he defended him, and avenged him that was oppressed, and smote the Egyptian:
- Webster's Bible

Seeing one of them wrongfully treated he took his part, and secured justice for the ill-treated man by striking down the Egyptian.
- Weymouth Bible

Seeing one of them suffer wrong, he defended him, and avenged him who was oppressed, striking the Egyptian.
- World English Bible

And whanne he say a man suffringe wronge, he vengide hym, and dide veniaunce for hym that suffride the wronge, and he killide the Egipcian.
- Wycliffe Bible

and having seen a certain one suffering injustice, he did defend, and did justice to the oppressed, having smitten the Egyptian;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 7:24


7:24 Seeing one wronged - Probably by one of the task masters.


Discussion for Acts 7:24

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