Acts 7:53

“Who have received the law by the disposition of angels, and have not kept it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Who haue receiued the Lawe by the disposition of Angels, and haue not kept it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

you who received the law as ordained by angels, and {yet} did not keep it."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

ye who received the law as it was ordained by angels, and kept it not.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You, to whom the law was given as it was ordered by angels, and who have not kept it.
- Basic English Bible

who have received the law as ordained by [the] ministry of angels, and have not kept [it].
- Darby Bible

Who have received the law by the disposition of angels, and have not kept it.
- Webster's Bible

you who received the Law given through angels, and yet have not obeyed it."
- Weymouth Bible

You received the law as it was ordained by angels, and didn't keep it!"
- World English Bible

Whiche token the lawe in ordynaunce of aungels, and han not kept it.
- Wycliffe Bible

who received the law by arrangement of messengers, and did not keep [it].'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 7:53


7:53 Who have received the law by the administration of angels - God, when he gave the law on Mount Sinai, was attended with thousands of his angels, #Gal 3:19|; #Psa 68:17|.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 7:53


Ac 7:53 Received the law by the disposition of angels. Through the ministration of angels. See De 29:29. Have not kept [it]. Pretending to be very scrupulous observers of the law, they were wicked law-breakers.

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