Acts 3:11
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New International Version
While the man held on to Peter and John, all the people were astonished and came running to them in the place called Solomon's Colonnade.

New Living Translation
They all rushed out in amazement to Solomon's Colonnade, where the man was holding tightly to Peter and John.

English Standard Version
While he clung to Peter and John, all the people, utterly astounded, ran together to them in the portico called Solomon’s.

Berean Study Bible
While the man clung to Peter and John, all the people were astonished and ran to them in the walkway called Solomon's Colonnade.

Berean Literal Bible
Now as he is clinging to Peter and John, all the people ran together to them in the porch called Solomon's, greatly amazed.

New American Standard Bible
While he was clinging to Peter and John, all the people ran together to them at the so-called portico of Solomon, full of amazement.

King James Bible
And as the lame man which was healed held Peter and John, all the people ran together unto them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
While he was holding on to Peter and John, all the people, greatly amazed, ran toward them in what is called Solomon's Colonnade.

International Standard Version
While he was holding on to Peter and John, all the people came running to them in what was called "Solomon's Colonnade". They were dumbfounded.

NET Bible
While the man was hanging on to Peter and John, all the people, completely astounded, ran together to them in the covered walkway called Solomon's Portico.

New Heart English Bible
And as he held on to Peter and John, all the people ran together to them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And as he was holding to Shimeon and Yohannan, all the people, while marveling, ran to them at the porch which is called Solomon's.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
They were excited, and everyone ran to see them at the place called Solomon's Porch. The man wouldn't let go of Peter and John.

New American Standard 1977
And while he was clinging to Peter and John, all the people ran together to them at the so-called portico of Solomon, full of amazement.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And as the lame man who was healed held onto Peter and John, all the people ran together unto them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

King James 2000 Bible
And as the lame man who was healed held Peter and John, all the people ran together unto them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

American King James Version
And as the lame man which was healed held Peter and John, all the people ran together to them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

American Standard Version
And as he held Peter and John, all the people ran together unto them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And as he held Peter and John, all the people ran to them to the porch which is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

Darby Bible Translation
And as he held Peter and John, all the people ran together to them in the portico which is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

English Revised Version
And as he held Peter and John, all the people ran together unto them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

Webster's Bible Translation
And as the lame man who was healed held Peter and John, all the people ran together to them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

Weymouth New Testament
While he still clung to Peter and John, the people, awe-struck, ran up crowding round them in what was known as Solomon's Portico.

World English Bible
As the lame man who was healed held on to Peter and John, all the people ran together to them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

Young's Literal Translation
And at the lame man who was healed holding Peter and John, all the people ran together unto them in the porch called Solomon's -- greatly amazed,
Study Bible
Peter Speaks in Solomon's Colonnade
10they recognized him as the man who used to sit begging at the Beautiful Gate of the temple, and they were filled with wonder and amazement at what had happened to him. 11While the man clung to Peter and John, all the people were astonished and ran to them in the walkway called Solomon’s Colonnade. 12When Peter saw this, he addressed the people: “Men of Israel, why are you surprised by this? Why do you stare at us as if by our own power or godliness we had made this man walk?…
Cross References
Jeremiah 26:9
"Why have you prophesied in the name of the LORD saying, 'This house will be like Shiloh and this city will be desolate, without inhabitant '?" And all the people gathered about Jeremiah in the house of the LORD.

Luke 22:8
Jesus sent Peter and John, saying, "Go and prepare for us to eat the Passover."

John 10:23
and Jesus was walking in the temple courts in Solomon's Colonnade.

Acts 3:3
When he saw Peter and John about to enter the temple, he asked them for money.

Acts 3:4
Peter looked directly at him, as did John. "Look at us!" said Peter.

Acts 3:12
When Peter saw this, he addressed the people: "Men of Israel, why are you surprised by this? Why do you stare at us as if by our own power or godliness we had made this man walk?

Acts 5:12
The apostles performed many signs and wonders among the people, and with one accord the believers gathered together in Solomon's Colonnade.
Treasury of Scripture

And as the lame man which was healed held Peter and John, all the people ran together to them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.

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John 10:23 And Jesus walked in the temple in Solomon's porch.

(11) In the porch that is called Solomon's.--The porch--or better, portico or cloister--was outside the Temple, on the eastern side. It consisted, in the Herodian Temple, of a double row of Corinthian columns, about thirty-seven feet high, and received its name as having been in part constructed, when the Temple was rebuilt by Zerubbabel, with the fragments of the older edifice. The people tried to persuade Herod Agrippa the First to pull it down and rebuild it, but he shrank from the risk and cost of such an undertaking (Jos. Ant. xx. 9, 7). It was, like the porticos in all Greek cities, a favourite place of resort, especially as facing the morning sun in winter. (See Note on John 10:23.) The memory of what had then been the result of their Master's teaching must have been fresh in the minds of the two disciples. Then the people had complained of being kept in suspense as to whether Jesus claimed to be the Christ, and, when He spoke of being One with the Father, had taken up stones to stone Him (John 10:31-33). Now they were to hear His name as Holy and Just, as "the Servant of Jehovah," as the very Christ (Acts 3:13-14; Acts 3:18).

Verse 11. - He for the lame man which was healed, A.V. and T.R. The words of the T.R. are thought to have crept into the text from the portions read in church beginning here, which made it necessary to supply them. Held; by the hand or otherwise; not have to in the spiritual sense. The porch that is called Solomon's. Josephus tells us that King Solomon built up with masonry only the eastern side of the temple enclosure, and that upon the artificial foundation thus formed one στοά, or covered colonnade, was built, the other sides of the temple in Solomon's time being naked and bare of buildings, but that in process of time, and by an enormous expenditure of treasure, the ground was filled up, leveled, and made firm by the masonry of huge walls all round, and then the circuit of buildings was completed. This eastern στοά, or colonnade, was called Solomon's porch (see John 10:23). Greatly wondering; ἔκθαμβοι, (see note on ver. 10). And as the lame man which was healed,.... This is left out in the Vulgate Latin, Syriac, and Ethiopic versions, and in the Alexandrian copy, which only read, and as he

held Peter and John; by their clothes or arms, either through fear, lest his lameness should return on their leaving him; or rather out of affection to them for the favour he had received, and therefore hung about them, and was loath to part with them; unless it was to make them known, and point them out as the authors of his cure, that they might be taken notice of by others, and the miracle be ascribed unto them:

all the people ran together unto them; to the man that was healed, and to Peter and John, when they saw him standing, walking, and leaping, and clinging about the apostles; who were

in the porch that is called Solomon's; See Gill on John 10:23.

greatly wondering; at the man that was cured; at the cure that was wrought upon him; and still more at the persons who did it, and the manner in which it was done. 11. the lame man … held, etc.—This is human nature.

all the people ran together unto them in the porch, etc.—How vividly do these graphic details bring the whole scene before us! Thus was Peter again furnished with a vast audience, whose wonder at the spectacle of the healed beggar clinging to his benefactors prepared them to listen with reverence to his words.3:1-11 The apostles and the first believers attended the temple worship at the hours of prayer. Peter and John seem to have been led by a Divine direction, to work a miracle on a man above forty years old, who had been a cripple from his birth. Peter, in the name of Jesus of Nazareth, bade him rise up and walk. Thus, if we would attempt to good purpose the healing of men's souls, we must go forth in the name and power of Jesus Christ, calling on helpless sinners to arise and walk in the way of holiness, by faith in Him. How sweet the thought to our souls, that in respect to all the crippled faculties of our fallen nature, the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth can make us whole! With what holy joy and rapture shall we tread the holy courts, when God the Spirit causes us to enter therein by his strength!
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