Acts 19:31
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English Standard Version
And even some of the Asiarchs, who were friends of his, sent to him and were urging him not to venture into the theater.

King James Bible
And certain of the chief of Asia, which were his friends, sent unto him, desiring him that he would not adventure himself into the theatre.

American Standard Version
And certain also of the Asiarchs, being his friends, sent unto him and besought him not to adventure himself into the theatre.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And some also of the rulers of Asia, who were his friends, sent unto him, desiring that he would not venture himself into the theatre.

English Revised Version
And certain also of the chief officers of Asia, being his friends, sent unto him, and besought him not to adventure himself into the theatre.

Webster's Bible Translation
And certain of the chief of Asia, who were his friends, sent to him, desiring him that he would not adventure himself into the theater.

Weymouth New Testament
A few of the public officials, too, who were friendly to him, sent repeated messages entreating him not to venture into the Theatre.

Acts 19:31 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Of the chief officers of Asia (τῶν Ἀσιαρχῶν)

The Asiarchs. These were persons chosen from the province of Asia, on account of their influence and wealth, to preside at the public games and to defray their expenses.

Acts 19:31 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the chief.

Acts 19:10 And this continued by the space of two years; so that all they which dwelled in Asia heard the word of the Lord Jesus...

Acts 16:6 Now when they had gone throughout Phrygia and the region of Galatia, and were forbidden of the Holy Ghost to preach the word in Asia,

Proverbs 16:7 When a man's ways please the LORD, he makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.

desiring.

Acts 21:12 And when we heard these things, both we, and they of that place, sought him not to go up to Jerusalem.

Cross References
Mark 1:40
And a leper came to him, imploring him, and kneeling said to him, "If you will, you can make me clean."

Acts 19:29
So the city was filled with the confusion, and they rushed together into the theater, dragging with them Gaius and Aristarchus, Macedonians who were Paul's companions in travel.

Acts 19:30
But when Paul wished to go in among the crowd, the disciples would not let him.

Acts 19:32
Now some cried out one thing, some another, for the assembly was in confusion, and most of them did not know why they had come together.

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