Acts 5:25
New International Version
Then someone came and said, "Look! The men you put in jail are standing in the temple courts teaching the people."

New Living Translation
Then someone arrived with startling news: “The men you put in jail are standing in the Temple, teaching the people!”

English Standard Version
And someone came and told them, “Look! The men whom you put in prison are standing in the temple and teaching the people.”

Berean Study Bible
Then someone came in and announced, “Look, the men you put in jail are standing in the temple courts teaching the people!”

Berean Literal Bible
And a certain one having come, reported to them, "Behold, the men whom you put in the prison are standing in the temple and teaching the people!"

King James Bible
Then came one and told them, saying, Behold, the men whom ye put in prison are standing in the temple, and teaching the people.

New King James Version
So one came and told them, saying, “Look, the men whom you put in prison are standing in the temple and teaching the people!”

New American Standard Bible
But someone came and reported to them, “The men whom you put in prison are standing in the temple area and teaching the people!”

NASB 1995
But someone came and reported to them, "The men whom you put in prison are standing in the temple and teaching the people!"

NASB 1977
But someone came and reported to them, “Behold, the men whom you put in prison are standing in the temple and teaching the people!”

Amplified Bible
But someone came and told them, “The men whom you put in prison are standing [right here] in the temple [area], teaching the people!”

Christian Standard Bible
Someone came and reported to them, “Look! The men you put in jail are standing in the temple and teaching the people.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Someone came and reported to them, "Look! The men you put in jail are standing in the temple complex and teaching the people."

American Standard Version
And there came one and told them, Behold, the men whom ye put in the prison are in the temple standing and teaching the people.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And a man came informing them: “The same men whom you shut up in the prison, behold, they are standing in The Temple teaching the people.”

Contemporary English Version
Just then someone came in and said, "Now those men you put in jail are in the temple, teaching the people!"

Douay-Rheims Bible
But one came and told them: Behold, the men whom you put in prison are in the temple standing, and teaching the people.

English Revised Version
And there came one and told them, Behold, the men whom ye put in the prison are in the temple standing and teaching the people.

Good News Translation
Then a man came in and said to them, "Listen! The men you put in prison are in the Temple teaching the people!"

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then someone told them, "The men you put in prison are standing in the temple courtyard. They're teaching the people."

International Standard Version
Then someone came and told them, "Look! The men you put in prison are standing in the Temple and teaching the people!"

Literal Standard Version
and coming near, a certain one told them, saying, “Behold, the men whom you put in the prison are in the temple standing and teaching the people”;

NET Bible
But someone came and reported to them, "Look! The men you put in prison are standing in the temple courts and teaching the people!"

New Heart English Bible
One came and told them, "Look, the men whom you put in prison are in the temple, standing and teaching the people."

Weymouth New Testament
And some one came and brought them word, saying, "The men you put in prison are actually in the Temple, standing there, teaching the people."

World English Bible
One came and told them, "Behold, the men whom you put in prison are in the temple, standing and teaching the people."

Young's Literal Translation
and coming near, a certain one told them, saying -- 'Lo, the men whom ye did put in the prison are in the temple standing and teaching the people;'

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Apostles Before the Council
24When the captain of the temple guard and the chief priests heard this account, they were perplexed as to what was happening. 25Then someone came in and announced, “Look, the men you put in jail are standing in the temple courts teaching the people!” 26At that point, the captain went with the officers and brought the apostles—but not by force, for fear the people would stone them.…

Cross References
Acts 5:24
When the captain of the temple guard and the chief priests heard this account, they were perplexed as to what was happening.

Acts 5:26
At that point, the captain went with the officers and brought the apostles--but not by force, for fear the people would stone them.


Treasury of Scripture

Then came one and told them, saying, Behold, the men whom you put in prison are standing in the temple, and teaching the people.

Behold.

Acts 5:18-21
And laid their hands on the apostles, and put them in the common prison…









Verse 25. - And there came one for then came one, A.V.; behold for saying, Behold, A.V. and T.R.; the prison for prison, A.V.; in the temple standing for standing in the temple, A.V. Standing implying the calm, fearless attitude of the men. There is an apparent reference in the mind of the writer to the words of the angel in ver. 20, "Go ye, and stand and speak."

Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
Then
δέ (de)
Conjunction
Strong's 1161: A primary particle; but, and, etc.

someone
τις (tis)
Interrogative / Indefinite Pronoun - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's 5100: Any one, some one, a certain one or thing. An enclitic indefinite pronoun; some or any person or object.

came in
παραγενόμενος (paragenomenos)
Verb - Aorist Participle Middle - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's 3854: From para and ginomai; to become near, i.e. Approach; by implication, to appear publicly.

[and] announced,
ἀπήγγειλεν (apēngeilen)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 518: To report (from one place to another), bring a report, announce, declare. From apo and the base of aggelos; to announce.

“Look,
Ἰδοὺ (Idou)
Verb - Aorist Imperative Active - 2nd Person Singular
Strong's 2400: See! Lo! Behold! Look! Second person singular imperative middle voice of eido; used as imperative lo!

the
οἱ (hoi)
Article - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

men
ἄνδρες (andres)
Noun - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 435: A male human being; a man, husband. A primary word; a man.

you put
ἔθεσθε (ethesthe)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Middle - 2nd Person Plural
Strong's 5087: To put, place, lay, set, fix, establish. A prolonged form of a primary theo to place.

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

jail
φυλακῇ (phylakē)
Noun - Dative Feminine Singular
Strong's 5438: From phulasso; a guarding or, the act, the person; figuratively, the place, the condition, or, the time, literally or figuratively.

are
εἰσὶν (eisin)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 1510: I am, exist. The first person singular present indicative; a prolonged form of a primary and defective verb; I exist.

standing
ἑστῶτες (hestōtes)
Verb - Perfect Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 2476: A prolonged form of a primary stao stah'-o; to stand, used in various applications.

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

the
τῷ (tō)
Article - Dative Neuter Singular
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

temple courts,
ἱερῷ (hierō)
Noun - Dative Neuter Singular
Strong's 2411: Neuter of hieros; a sacred place, i.e. The entire precincts of the Temple.

teaching
διδάσκοντες (didaskontes)
Verb - Present Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 1321: To teach, direct, admonish. A prolonged form of a primary verb dao; to teach.

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

people!”
λαόν (laon)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 2992: Apparently a primary word; a people.


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