Acts 20:12
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New International Version
The people took the young man home alive and were greatly comforted.

New Living Translation
Meanwhile, the young man was taken home unhurt, and everyone was greatly relieved.

English Standard Version
And they took the youth away alive, and were not a little comforted.

Berean Study Bible
And the people were greatly relieved to take the boy home alive.

Berean Literal Bible
Then they brought the boy alive, and were not just a little comforted.

New American Standard Bible
They took away the boy alive, and were greatly comforted.

King James Bible
And they brought the young man alive, and were not a little comforted.

Christian Standard Bible
They brought the boy home alive and were greatly comforted.

Contemporary English Version
Then the followers took the young man home alive and were very happy.

Good News Translation
They took the young man home alive and were greatly comforted.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They brought the boy home alive and were greatly comforted.

International Standard Version
They took the young man away alive and were greatly relieved.

NET Bible
They took the boy home alive and were greatly comforted.

New Heart English Bible
They brought the boy in alive, and were greatly comforted.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And they brought the youth alive, and they rejoiced over him greatly.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The people took the boy home. They were greatly relieved that he was alive.

New American Standard 1977
And they took away the boy alive, and were greatly comforted.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And they took the young man home alive and were greatly comforted.

King James 2000 Bible
And they brought the young man alive, and were not a little comforted.

American King James Version
And they brought the young man alive, and were not a little comforted.

American Standard Version
And they brought the lad alive, and were not a little comforted.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they brought the youth alive, and were not a little comforted.

Darby Bible Translation
And they brought [away] the boy alive, and were no little comforted.

English Revised Version
And they brought the lad alive, and were not a little comforted.

Webster's Bible Translation
And they brought the young man alive, and were not a little comforted.

Weymouth New Testament
They had taken the lad home alive, and were greatly comforted.

World English Bible
They brought the boy in alive, and were greatly comforted.

Young's Literal Translation
and they brought up the lad alive, and were comforted in no ordinary measure.
Study Bible
Eutychus Revived at Troas
11Then Paul went back upstairs, broke bread, and ate. After speaking until daybreak, he departed. 12And the people were greatly relieved to take the boy home alive. 13We went on ahead to the ship and sailed to Assos, where we were to take Paul aboard. He had arranged this because he was going there on foot.…
Cross References
Acts 20:11
Then Paul went back upstairs, broke bread, and ate. After speaking until daybreak, he departed.

Acts 20:13
We went on ahead to the ship and sailed to Assos, where we were to take Paul aboard. He had arranged this because he was going there on foot.

Treasury of Scripture

And they brought the young man alive, and were not a little comforted.

they.

Acts 20:10 And Paul went down, and fell on him, and embracing him said, Trouble …

were.

Isaiah 40:1 Comfort you, comfort you my people, said your God.

2 Corinthians 1:4 Who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort …

Ephesians 6:22 Whom I have sent to you for the same purpose, that you might know …

1 Thessalonians 3:2 And sent Timotheus, our brother, and minister of God, and our fellow …

1 Thessalonians 4:18 Why comfort one another with these words.

1 Thessalonians 5:11,14 Why comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also you do…

2 Thessalonians 2:16 Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God, even our Father, which …







And they brought the young man alive,.... Up into the upper room, and presented him alive to the disciples:

and were not a little comforted; that is, the disciples, at the sight of the young man, who was taken up dead, not only for his sake, but chiefly because by this miracle the Gospel, which the apostle preached, and who was about to depart from them, was greatly confirmed to them. 20:7-12 Though the disciples read, and meditated, and prayed, and sung apart, and thereby kept up communion with God, yet they came together to worship God, and so kept up their communion with one another. They came together on the first day of the week, the Lord's day. It is to be religiously observed by all disciples of Christ. In the breaking of the bread, not only the breaking of Christ's body for us, to be a sacrifice for our sins, is remembered, but the breaking of Christ's body to us, to be food and a feast for our souls, is signified. In the early times it was the custom to receive the Lord's supper every Lord's day, thus celebrating the memorial of Christ's death. In this assembly Paul preached. The preaching of the gospel ought to go with the sacraments. They were willing to hear, he saw they were so, and continued his speech till midnight. Sleeping when hearing the word, is an evil thing, a sign of low esteem of the word of God. We must do what we can to prevent being sleepy; not put ourselves to sleep, but get our hearts affected with the word we hear, so as to drive sleep far away. Infirmity requires tenderness; but contempt requires severity. It interrupted the apostle's preaching; but was made to confirm his preaching. Eutychus was brought to life again. And as they knew not when they should have Paul's company again, they made the best use of it they could, and reckoned a night's sleep well lost for that purpose. How seldom are hours of repose broken for the purposes of devotion! but how often for mere amusement or sinful revelry! So hard is it for spiritual life to thrive in the heart of man! so naturally do carnal practices flourish there!
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