Acts 1:6
New International Version
Then they gathered around him and asked him, "Lord, are you at this time going to restore the kingdom to Israel?"

New Living Translation
So when the apostles were with Jesus, they kept asking him, "Lord, has the time come for you to free Israel and restore our kingdom?"

English Standard Version
So when they had come together, they asked him, “Lord, will you at this time restore the kingdom to Israel?”

Berean Study Bible
So when they came together, they asked Him, “Lord, will You at this time restore the kingdom to Israel?”

Berean Literal Bible
So indeed those having come together were asking Him, saying, "Lord, at this time are you restoring the kingdom to Israel?"

New American Standard Bible
So when they had come together, they were asking Him, saying, "Lord, is it at this time You are restoring the kingdom to Israel?"

King James Bible
When they therefore were come together, they asked of him, saying, Lord, wilt thou at this time restore again the kingdom to Israel?

Christian Standard Bible
So when they had come together, they asked him, "Lord, are you restoring the kingdom to Israel at this time?"

Contemporary English Version
While the apostles were still with Jesus, they asked him, "Lord, are you now going to give Israel its own king again?"

Good News Translation
When the apostles met together with Jesus, they asked him, "Lord, will you at this time give the Kingdom back to Israel?"

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So when they had come together, they asked Him, "Lord, are You restoring the kingdom to Israel at this time?"

International Standard Version
Now those who had gathered together began to ask Jesus, "Lord, is this the time when you will restore the kingdom to Israel?"

NET Bible
So when they had gathered together, they began to ask him, "Lord, is this the time when you are restoring the kingdom to Israel?"

New Heart English Bible
Therefore, when they had come together, they asked him, "Lord, are you now restoring the kingdom to Israel?"

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
But when they were assembled, they asked him and said to him, “Our Lord, are you at this time restoring The Kingdom to Israel?”

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So when the apostles came together, they asked him, "Lord, is this the time when you're going to restore the kingdom to Israel?"

New American Standard 1977
And so when they had come together, they were asking Him, saying, “Lord, is it at this time You are restoring the kingdom to Israel?”

Jubilee Bible 2000
Then those that were come together asked of him, saying, Lord, wilt thou at this time restore again the kingdom to Israel?

King James 2000 Bible
When they therefore were come together, they asked of him, saying, Lord, will you at this time restore again the kingdom to Israel?

American King James Version
When they therefore were come together, they asked of him, saying, Lord, will you at this time restore again the kingdom to Israel?

American Standard Version
They therefore, when they were come together, asked him, saying, Lord, dost thou at this time restore the kingdom to Israel?

Douay-Rheims Bible
They therefore who were come together, asked him, saying: Lord, wilt thou at this time restore again the kingdom to Israel?

Darby Bible Translation
They therefore, being come together, asked him saying, Lord, is it at this time that thou restorest the kingdom to Israel?

English Revised Version
They therefore, when they were come together, asked him, saying, Lord, dost thou at this time restore the kingdom to Israel?

Webster's Bible Translation
When they therefore were come together, they asked of him, saying, Lord, wilt thou at this time restore again the kingdom to Israel?

Weymouth New Testament
Once when they were with Him, they asked Him, "Master, is this the time at which you are about to restore the kingdom of Israel?"

World English Bible
Therefore, when they had come together, they asked him, "Lord, are you now restoring the kingdom to Israel?"

Young's Literal Translation
They, therefore, indeed, having come together, were questioning him, saying, 'Lord, dost thou at this time restore the reign to Israel?'
Study Bible
The Ascension
5For John baptized with water, but in a few days you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit.” 6So when they came together, they asked Him, “Lord, will You at this time restore the kingdom to Israel?” 7Jesus replied, “It is not for you to know times or seasons that the Father has fixed by His own authority.…
Cross References
Matthew 17:11
Jesus replied, "Elijah does indeed come, and he will restore all things.

Mark 9:12
He replied, "Elijah does indeed come first, and he restores all things. Why then is it written that the Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected?

Luke 17:20
When asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, "The kingdom of God will not come with observable signs.

Luke 19:11
While the people were listening to this, Jesus proceeded to tell them a parable, because He was near Jerusalem and they thought the kingdom of God would appear imminently.

Treasury of Scripture

When they therefore were come together, they asked of him, saying, Lord, will you at this time restore again the kingdom to Israel?

Lord.

Matthew 24:3
And as he sat upon the mount of Olives, the disciples came unto him privately, saying, Tell us, when shall these things be? and what shall be the sign of thy coming, and of the end of the world?

John 21:21
Peter seeing him saith to Jesus, Lord, and what shall this man do?

restore.

Genesis 49:10
The sceptre shall not depart from Judah, nor a lawgiver from between his feet, until Shiloh come; and unto him shall the gathering of the people be.

Isaiah 1:26
And I will restore thy judges as at the first, and thy counsellers as at the beginning: afterward thou shalt be called, The city of righteousness, the faithful city.

Isaiah 9:6,7
For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counseller, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace…







Lexicon
So
οὖν (oun)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 3767: Therefore, then. Apparently a primary word; certainly, or accordingly.

[when] they
Οἱ (Hoi)
Article - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's Greek 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

came together,
συνελθόντες (synelthontes)
Verb - Aorist Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's Greek 4905: From sun and erchomai; to convene, depart in company with, associate with, or, cohabit.

they asked
ἠρώτων (ērōtōn)
Verb - Imperfect Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 2065: Apparently from ereo; to interrogate; by implication, to request.

Him,
αὐτὸν (auton)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Accusative Masculine 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 846: He, she, it, they, them, same. From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons.

“Lord,
Κύριε (Kyrie)
Noun - Vocative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 2962: Lord, master, sir; the Lord. From kuros; supreme in authority, i.e. controller; by implication, Master.

{will You} at
ἐν (en)
Preposition
Strong's Greek 1722: In, on, among. A primary preposition denoting position, and instrumentality, i.e. A relation of rest; 'in, ' at, on, by, etc.

this
τούτῳ (toutō)
Demonstrative Pronoun - Dative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 3778: This; he, she, it.

time
χρόνῳ (chronō)
Noun - Dative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 5550: A space of time or interval; by extension, an individual opportunity; by implication, delay.

restore
ἀποκαθιστάνεις (apokathistaneis)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 2nd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 600: From apo and kathistemi; to reconstitute.

the
τὴν (tēn)
Article - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

kingdom
βασιλείαν (basileian)
Noun - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's Greek 932: From basileus; properly, royalty, i.e. rule, or a realm.

to Israel?”
Ἰσραήλ (Israēl)
Noun - Dative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 2474: Of Hebrew origin; Israel, the adopted name of Jacob, including his descendants.
(6) Lord, wilt thou at this time restore again the kingdom?--More literally, art Thou restoring . . . Before the Passion the disciples had thought that "the kingdom of God should immediately appear" (Luke 19:11). Then had come the seeming failure of those hopes (Luke 24:21). Now they were revived by the Resurrection, but were still predominantly national. Even the Twelve were thinking, not of a kingdom of God, embracing all mankind, but of a sovereignty restored to Israel.

Verse 6. - They therefore, when for when they therefore, A.V.; him for of him, A.V.; dost thou for wilt thou, A.V.; restore for restore again, A.V. Dost thou at this time, etc.? It appears from Luke 19:11 and Luke 24:21, as well as from other passages, that the apostles expected the kingdom of Christ to come immediately. It was most natural, therefore, that, after the temporary extinction of this hope by the Crucifixion, it should revive with new force when they saw the Lord alive after his passion. They had doubtless too been thinking over the promise of the baptism of the Holy Spirit "not many days hence." Restore. (Comp. restitution, Acts 3:21; and see Matthew 17:11.) 1:6-11 They were earnest in asking about that which their Master never had directed or encouraged them to seek. Our Lord knew that his ascension and the teaching of the Holy Spirit would soon end these expectations, and therefore only gave them a rebuke; but it is a caution to his church in all ages, to take heed of a desire of forbidden knowledge. He had given his disciples instructions for the discharge of their duty, both before his death and since his resurrection, and this knowledge is enough for a Christian. It is enough that He has engaged to give believers strength equal to their trials and services; that under the influence of the Holy Spirit they may, in one way or other, be witnesses for Christ on earth, while in heaven he manages their concerns with perfect wisdom, truth, and love. When we stand gazing and trifling, the thoughts of our Master's second coming should quicken and awaken us: when we stand gazing and trembling, they should comfort and encourage us. May our expectation of it be stedfast and joyful, giving diligence to be found of him blameless.
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