Acts 7:54

“When they heard these things, they were cut to the heart, and they gnashed on him with their teeth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Acts 7:54

When they heard these things, they were cut to the heart, and they gnashed on him with their teeth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now when they heard this, they were cut to the quick, and they {began} gnashing their teeth at him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now when they heard these things, they were cut to the heart, and they gnashed on him with their teeth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Hearing these things, they were cut to the heart and moved with wrath against him.
- Basic English Bible

And hearing these things they were cut to the heart, and gnashed their teeth against him.
- Darby Bible

When they heard these things, they were cut to the heart, and they gnashed on him with their teeth.
- Webster's Bible

As they listened to these words, they became infuriated and gnashed their teeth at him.
- Weymouth Bible

Now when they heard these things, they were cut to the heart, and they gnashed at him with their teeth.
- World English Bible

And thei herden these thingis, and weren dyuersli turmentid in her hertis, and grenneden with teeth on hym.
- Wycliffe Bible

And hearing these things, they were cut to the hearts, and did gnash the teeth at him;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Acts 7:54

Wesley's Notes for Acts 7:54


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|.

7:55 But he looking steadfastly up to heaven, saw the glory of God - Doubtless he saw such a glorious representation, God miraculously operating on his imagination, as on Ezekiel's, when he sat in his house at Babylon, and saw Jerusalem, and seemed to himself transported thither, #Eze 8:1 |- 4. And probably other martyrs, when called to suffer the last extremity, have had extraordinary assistance of some similar kind.

7:56 I see the Son of man standing - As if it were just ready to receive him. Otherwise he is said to sit at the right hand of God.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 7:54


Ac 7:54 They were cut to the heart. Convulsed with rage. Stephen's speech was now violently interrupted. Their rage is shown by their gnashing teeth.

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