|New International Version (© 2011)|
This is the passage of Scripture the eunuch was reading: "He was led like a sheep to the slaughter, and as a lamb before its shearer is silent, so he did not open his mouth.
King James Bible
The place of the scripture which he read was this, He was led as a sheep to the slaughter; and like a lamb dumb before his shearer, so opened he not his mouth:
American Standard Version
Now the passage of the Scripture which he was reading was this, He was led as a sheep to the slaughter; And as a lamb before his shearer is dumb, So he openeth not his mouth:
Young's Literal Translation
And the contents of the Writing that he was reading was this: 'As a sheep unto slaughter he was led, and as a lamb before his shearer dumb, so he doth not open his mouth;
Acts 8:32 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The place of the scripture - Περιοχη της γραφης, The section, or paragraph.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Isaiah 53:7,8 He was oppressed, and he was afflicted, yet he opened not his mouth: he is brought as a lamb to the slaughter...
Psalm 44:11,12 You have given us like sheep appointed for meat; and have scattered us among the heathen...
Jeremiah 11:19 But I was like a lamb or an ox that is brought to the slaughter; and I knew not that they had devised devices against me, saying...
Jeremiah 12:3 But you, O LORD, know me: you have seen me, and tried my heart toward you: pull them out like sheep for the slaughter...
Jeremiah 51:40 I will bring them down like lambs to the slaughter, like rams with he goats.
Romans 8:36 As it is written, For your sake we are killed all the day long; we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.
John 1:29 The next day John sees Jesus coming to him, and said, Behold the Lamb of God, which takes away the sin of the world.
1 Peter 1:19 But with the precious blood of Christ, as of a lamb without blemish and without spot:
1 Peter 2:21-24 For even hereunto were you called: because Christ also suffered for us, leaving us an example, that you should follow his steps...
Psalm 39:2,9 I was dumb with silence, I held my peace, even from good; and my sorrow was stirred...
Matthew 26:62,63 And the high priest arose, and said to him, Answer you nothing? what is it which these witness against you...
Luke 23:34 Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his raiment, and cast lots.
John 18:9-11 That the saying might be fulfilled, which he spoke, Of them which you gave me have I lost none...
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Numbers 7:57 one young bull, one ram and one male lamb a year old for a burnt offering;
Isaiah 53:7 He was oppressed and afflicted, yet he did not open his mouth; he was led like a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before its shearers is silent, so he did not open his mouth.
John 1:29 The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, "Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!
Acts 8:31 "How can I," he said, "unless someone explains it to me?" So he invited Philip to come up and sit with him.
1 Corinthians 15:3 For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures,