Acts 8:35

“Then Philip opened his mouth, and began at the same scripture, and preached unto him Jesus.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then Philip opened his mouth, and began at the same Scripture, and preached vnto him Iesus.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then Philip opened his mouth, and beginning from this Scripture he preached Jesus to him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Philip opened his mouth, and beginning from this Scripture, preached unto him Jesus.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So Philip, starting from this writing, gave him the good news about Jesus.
- Basic English Bible

And Philip, opening his mouth and beginning from that scripture, announced the glad tidings of Jesus to him.
- Darby Bible

Then Philip opened his mouth, and began at the same scripture, and preached to him Jesus.
- Webster's Bible

Then Philip began to speak, and, commencing with that same portion of Scripture, told him the Good News about Jesus.
- Weymouth Bible

Philip opened his mouth, and beginning from this Scripture, preached to him Jesus.
- World English Bible

And Filip openyde his mouth, and bigan at this scripture, and prechide to him Jhesu.
- Wycliffe Bible

and Philip having opened his mouth, and having begun from this Writing, proclaimed good news to him -- Jesus.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Acts 8:35


Ac 8:35 Then Philip . . . preached unto him Jesus. He showed the prophecies of the Messiah, that it behooved him to suffer, die, and rise again, and that he commanded his gospel to be preached and believers to be baptized in his name. That the eunuch calls for baptism (Ac 8:36) shows that in preaching Jesus, Philip preached the rite.

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