Acts 4:7
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English Standard Version
And when they had set them in the midst, they inquired, “By what power or by what name did you do this?”

King James Bible
And when they had set them in the midst, they asked, By what power, or by what name, have ye done this?

American Standard Version
And when they had set them in the midst, they inquired, By what power, or in what name, have ye done this?

Douay-Rheims Bible
And setting them in the midst, they asked: By what power, or by what name, have you done this?

English Revised Version
And when they had set them in the midst, they inquired, By what power, or in what name, have ye done this?

Webster's Bible Translation
And when they had set them in the midst, they asked, By what power, or by what name have ye done this?

Weymouth New Testament
So they made the Apostles stand in the centre, and demanded of them, "By what power or in what name have you done this?"

Acts 4:7 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

What power - what name

Lit., what sort of power; what kind of name.

Have ye done

The ye closes the sentence in the Greek with a contemptuous emphasis: you people.

Acts 4:7 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

when.

Acts 5:27 And when they had brought them, they set them before the council: and the high priest asked them,

1 Kings 21:12-14 They proclaimed a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people...

John 8:3,9 And the scribes and Pharisees brought to him a woman taken in adultery; and when they had set her in the middle...

By what power.

Exodus 2:14 And he said, Who made you a prince and a judge over us? intend you to kill me, as you killed the Egyptian? And Moses feared, and said...

Matthew 21:23 And when he was come into the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to him as he was teaching, and said...

Mark 11:28 And say to him, By what authority do you these things? and who gave you this authority to do these things?

John 2:18 Then answered the Jews and said to him, What sign show you to us, seeing that you do these things?

by what name.

Acts 4:10 Be it known to you all, and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified...

Acts 5:28,40 Saying, Did not we straightly command you that you should not teach in this name? and, behold...

Cross References
John 8:3
The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery, and placing her in the midst

Acts 4:6
with Annas the high priest and Caiaphas and John and Alexander, and all who were of the high-priestly family.

Acts 4:8
Then Peter, filled with the Holy Spirit, said to them, "Rulers of the people and elders,

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