Acts 9:29

“And he spake boldly in the name of the Lord Jesus, and disputed against the Grecians: but they went about to slay him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he spake boldly in the Name of the Lord Iesus, and disputed against the Grecians: but they went about to slay him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And he was talking and arguing with the Hellenistic {Jews;} but they were attempting to put him to death.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

preaching boldly in the name of the Lord: and he spake and disputed against the Grecian Jews; but they were seeking to kill him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Preaching in the name of the Lord without fear; and he had discussions with the Greek Jews; but they were working for his death.
- Basic English Bible

and speaking boldly in the name of the Lord. And he spoke and discussed with the Hellenists; but they sought to kill him.
- Darby Bible

And he spoke boldly in the name of the Lord Jesus, and disputed against the Grecians: but they went about to slay him.
- Webster's Bible

and speaking fearlessly in the name of the Lord. And he often talked with the Hellenists and had discussions with them.
- Weymouth Bible

preaching boldly in the name of the Lord Jesus. He spoke and disputed against the Hellenists, but they were seeking to kill him.
- World English Bible

And he spak with hethene men, and disputide with Grekis. And thei souyten to sle hym.
- Wycliffe Bible

and speaking boldly in the name of the Lord Jesus, he was both speaking and disputing with the Hellenists, and they were taking in hand to kill him,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Acts 9:29


Ac 9:29 He . . . disputed against the Grecians. The Jews in Jerusalem who had been born in foreign countries and spoke the Greek language. See PNT "Ac 6:1".

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