Acts 13:40
New International Version
Take care that what the prophets have said does not happen to you:

New Living Translation
Be careful! Don't let the prophets' words apply to you. For they said,

English Standard Version
Beware, therefore, lest what is said in the Prophets should come about:

Berean Study Bible
Watch out, then, that what was spoken by the prophets does not happen to you:

Berean Literal Bible
Take heed therefore, lest that having been said in the prophets might come about:

New American Standard Bible
"Therefore take heed, so that the thing spoken of in the Prophets may not come upon you:

King James Bible
Beware therefore, lest that come upon you, which is spoken of in the prophets;

Christian Standard Bible
So beware that what is said in the prophets does not happen to you:

Contemporary English Version
Make sure what the prophets have said doesn't happen to you. They said,

Good News Translation
Take care, then, so that what the prophets said may not happen to you:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So beware that what is said in the prophets does not happen to you:

International Standard Version
So be careful that what the prophets said doesn't happen to you:

NET Bible
Watch out, then, that what is spoken about by the prophets does not happen to you:

New Heart English Bible
Beware therefore, lest that come on you which is spoken in the Prophets:

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Beware therefore, lest that which is written in The Prophets come upon you:

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"Be careful, or what the prophets said may happen to you.

New American Standard 1977
“Take heed therefore, so that the thing spoken of in the Prophets may not come upon you:

Jubilee Bible 2000
Beware, therefore, lest what is spoken of in the prophets come upon you:

King James 2000 Bible
Beware therefore, lest that come upon you, which is spoken of in the prophets;

American King James Version
Beware therefore, lest that come on you, which is spoken of in the prophets;

American Standard Version
Beware therefore, lest that come upon you which is spoken in the prophets:

Douay-Rheims Bible
Beware, therefore, lest that come upon you which is spoken in the prophets:

Darby Bible Translation
See therefore that that which is spoken in the prophets do not come upon [you],

English Revised Version
Beware therefore, lest that come upon you, which is spoken in the prophets;

Webster's Bible Translation
Beware therefore, lest that come upon you which is spoken in the prophets;

Weymouth New Testament
Beware, then, lest what is spoken in the Prophets should come true of you:

World English Bible
Beware therefore, lest that come on you which is spoken in the prophets:

Young's Literal Translation
see, therefore, it may not come upon you that hath been spoken in the prophets:
Study Bible
In Pisidian Antioch
39Through Him everyone who believes is justified from everything you could not be justified from by the Law of Moses. 40Watch out, then, that what was spoken by the prophets does not happen to you: 41‘Look, you scoffers, wonder and perish; for I am doing a work in your days that you would never believe, even if someone told you.’”…
Cross References
Ezekiel 33:9
But if you warn the wicked man to turn from his way, and he does not turn from it, he will die in his iniquity, but you will have saved your life.

Luke 24:44
Jesus said to them, "These are the words I spoke to you while I was still with you: Everything must be fulfilled that is written about Me in the Law of Moses, the Prophets, and the Psalms."

John 6:45
It is written in the Prophets: 'And they will all be taught by God.' Everyone who has heard the Father and learned from Him comes to Me--

Acts 7:42
But God turned away from them and gave them over to the worship of the heavenly bodies, as it is written in the book of the prophets: 'Did you offer Me slain beasts and sacrifices forty years in the wilderness, O house of Israel?

Acts 15:15
The words of the prophets agree with this, as it is written:

Treasury of Scripture

Beware therefore, lest that come on you, which is spoken of in the prophets;

Beware.

Malachi 3:2
But who may abide the day of his coming? and who shall stand when he appeareth? for he is like a refiner's fire, and like fullers' soap:

Malachi 4:1
For, behold, the day cometh, that shall burn as an oven; and all the proud, yea, and all that do wickedly, shall be stubble: and the day that cometh shall burn them up, saith the LORD of hosts, that it shall leave them neither root nor branch.

Matthew 3:9-12
And think not to say within yourselves, We have Abraham to our father: for I say unto you, that God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham…

which.

Isaiah 29:14
Therefore, behold, I will proceed to do a marvellous work among this people, even a marvellous work and a wonder: for the wisdom of their wise men shall perish, and the understanding of their prudent men shall be hid.

Habakkuk 1:5
Behold ye among the heathen, and regard, and wonder marvellously: for I will work a work in your days, which ye will not believe, though it be told you.







Lexicon
Watch out,
βλέπετε (blepete)
Verb - Present Imperative Active - 2nd Person Plural
Strong's Greek 991: (primarily physical), I look, see, perceive, discern. A primary verb; to look at.

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

that
τὸ (to)
Article - Nominative Neuter 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.

what was spoken
εἰρημένον (eirēmenon)
Verb - Perfect Participle Middle or Passive - Nominative Neuter Singular
Strong's Greek 2046: Probably a fuller form of rheo; an alternate for epo in certain tenses; to utter, i.e. Speak or say.

by
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.

the
τοῖς (tois)
Article - Dative 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.

prophets
προφήταις (prophētais)
Noun - Dative Masculine Plural
Strong's Greek 4396: From a compound of pro and phemi; a foreteller; by analogy, an inspired speaker; by extension, a poet.

does not happen [to you]:
ἐπέλθῃ (epelthē)
Verb - Aorist Subjunctive Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 1904: From epi and erchomai; to supervene, i.e. Arrive, occur, impend, attack, influence.
(40) Which is spoken of in the prophets.--This formula of citation seems to have been common, as in Acts 7:42, in the case of quotations from the Minor Prophets, which were regarded, as it were, as a single volume with this title.

Verse 40. - Spoken for spoken of, A.V. 13:38-41 Let all that hear the gospel of Christ, know these two things: 1. That through this Man, who died and rose again, is preached unto you the forgiveness of sins. Your sins, though many and great, may be forgiven, and they may be so without any injury to God's honour. 2. It is by Christ only that those who believe in him, and none else, are justified from all things; from all the guilt and stain of sin, from which they could not be justified by the law of Moses. The great concern of convinced sinners is, to be justified, to be acquitted from all their guilt, and accepted as righteous in God's sight, for if any is left charged upon the sinner, he is undone. By Jesus Christ we obtain a complete justification; for by him a complete atonement was made for sin. We are justified, not only by him as our Judge but by him as the Lord our Righteousness. What the law could not do for us, in that it was weak, the gospel of Christ does. This is the most needful blessing, bringing in every other. The threatenings are warnings; what we are told will come upon impenitent sinners, is designed to awaken us to beware lest it come upon us. It ruins many, that they despise religion. Those that will not wonder and be saved, shall wonder and perish.
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