Acts 8:23

“For I perceive that thou art in the gall of bitterness, and in the bond of iniquity.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For I perceiue that thou art in the gall of bitternesse, and in the bond of iniquitie.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For I see that you are in the gall of bitterness and in the bondage of iniquity."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For I see that thou art in the gall of bitterness and in the bond of iniquity.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For I see that you are prisoned in bitter envy and the chains of sin.
- Basic English Bible

for I see thee to be in the gall of bitterness, and bond of unrighteousness.
- Darby Bible

For I perceive that thou art in the gall of bitterness, and in the bond of iniquity.
- Webster's Bible

For I perceive that you have fallen into the bitterest bondage of unrighteousness."
- Weymouth Bible

For I see that you are in the gall of bitterness and in the bondage of iniquity."
- World English Bible

For Y se that thou art in the gall of bitternesse and in the boond of wickidnesse.
- Wycliffe Bible

for in the gall of bitterness, and bond of unrighteousness, I perceive thee being.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Acts 8:23


Ac 8:23 For I perceive that thou art. His great sin had brought him into the state now described. In the gall of bitterness. The gall of reptiles was considered by ancients the source of their venom. The expression would denote moral corruption. In the bond of iniquity. Bound by iniquity.

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