|New International Version (© 2011)|
They all wept as they embraced him and kissed him.
King James Bible
And they all wept sore, and fell on Paul's neck, and kissed him,
American Standard Version
And they all wept sore, and fell on Paul's neck and kissed him,
Young's Literal Translation
and there came a great weeping to all, and having fallen upon the neck of Paul, they were kissing him,
Acts 20:37 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Fell on Paul's neck - Leaned their heads against his shoulders, and kissed his neck. This was not an unusual custom in the east.
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1 Samuel 20:41 And as soon as the lad was gone, David arose out of a place toward the south, and fell on his face to the ground...
2 Samuel 15:30 And David went up by the ascent of mount Olivet, and wept as he went up, and had his head covered, and he went barefoot...
2 Kings 20:3 I beseech you, O LORD, remember now how I have walked before you in truth and with a perfect heart...
Ezra 10:1 Now when Ezra had prayed, and when he had confessed, weeping and casting himself down before the house of God...
Job 2:12 And when they lifted up their eyes afar off, and knew him not, they lifted up their voice, and wept; and they rent every one his mantle...
Psalm 126:5 They that sow in tears shall reap in joy.
2 Timothy 1:4 Greatly desiring to see you, being mindful of your tears, that I may be filled with joy;
Revelation 7:17 For the Lamb which is in the middle of the throne shall feed them, and shall lead them to living fountains of waters...
Revelation 21:4 And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying...
Genesis 45:14 And he fell on his brother Benjamin's neck, and wept; and Benjamin wept on his neck.
Genesis 46:29 And Joseph made ready his chariot, and went up to meet Israel his father, to Goshen, and presented himself to him...
Romans 16:16 Salute one another with an holy kiss. The churches of Christ salute you.
1 Corinthians 16:20 All the brothers greet you. Greet you one another with an holy kiss.
2 Corinthians 13:12 Greet one another with an holy kiss.
1 Thessalonians 5:26 Greet all the brothers with an holy kiss.
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1 Kings 19:20 Elisha then left his oxen and ran after Elijah. "Let me kiss my father and mother goodbye," he said, "and then I will come with you." "Go back," Elijah replied. "What have I done to you?"
Luke 15:20 So he got up and went to his father. "But while he was still a long way off, his father saw him and was filled with compassion for him; he ran to his son, threw his arms around him and kissed him.
2 Timothy 1:4 Recalling your tears, I long to see you, so that I may be filled with joy.