Acts 6:11
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English Standard Version
Then they secretly instigated men who said, “We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses and God.”

King James Bible
Then they suborned men, which said, We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses, and against God.

American Standard Version
Then they suborned men, who said, We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses, and against God.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Then they suborned men to say, they had heard him speak words of blasphemy against Moses and against God.

English Revised Version
Then they suborned men, which said, We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses, and against God.

Webster's Bible Translation
Then they suborned men, who said, We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses, and against God.

Weymouth New Testament
Then they privately put forward men who declared, "We have heard him speak blasphemous things against Moses and against God."

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Vincent's Word Studies

Suborned (ὑπέβαλον)

Only here in New Testament. The verb originally means to put under, as carpets under one's feet; hence, to put one person in place of another; to substitute, as another's child for one's own; to employ a secret agent in one's place, and to instigate or secretly instruct him.

Acts 6:11 Parallel Commentaries

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they.

Acts 23:12-15 And when it was day, certain of the Jews banded together, and bound themselves under a curse...

Acts 24:1-13 And after five days Ananias the high priest descended with the elders, and with a certain orator named Tertullus...

Acts 25:3,7 And desired favor against him, that he would send for him to Jerusalem, laying wait in the way to kill him...

1 Kings 21:10,13 And set two men, sons of Belial, before him, to bear witness against him, saying, You did blaspheme God and the king...

Matthew 26:59,60 Now the chief priests, and elders, and all the council, sought false witness against Jesus, to put him to death...

Matthew 28:12-15 And when they were assembled with the elders, and had taken counsel, they gave large money to the soldiers...

John 16:3 And these things will they do to you, because they have not known the Father, nor me.

Romans 3:8 And not rather, (as we be slanderously reported, and as some affirm that we say,) Let us do evil, that good may come?...

blasphemous.

Acts 6:13 And set up false witnesses, which said, This man ceases not to speak blasphemous words against this holy place, and the law:

Acts 18:6 And when they opposed themselves, and blasphemed, he shook his raiment, and said to them, Your blood be on your own heads; I am clean...

Acts 26:11 And I punished them oft in every synagogue, and compelled them to blaspheme; and being exceedingly mad against them...

Leviticus 24:16 And he that blasphemes the name of the LORD, he shall surely be put to death, and all the congregation shall certainly stone him...

1 Kings 21:10-13 And set two men, sons of Belial, before him, to bear witness against him, saying, You did blaspheme God and the king...

John 10:33-36 The Jews answered him, saying, For a good work we stone you not; but for blasphemy; and because that you, being a man...

1 Timothy 1:13 Who was before a blasphemer, and a persecutor, and injurious: but I obtained mercy, because I did it ignorantly in unbelief.

against Moses.

Acts 7:37-39 This is that Moses, which said to the children of Israel, A prophet shall the Lord your God raise up to you of your brothers...

Acts 15:21 For Moses of old time has in every city them that preach him, being read in the synagogues every sabbath day.

Acts 21:20-22,28 And when they heard it, they glorified the Lord, and said to him, You see, brother, how many thousands of Jews there are which believe...

John 1:17 For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.

John 5:45-47 Do not think that I will accuse you to the Father: there is one that accuses you, even Moses, in whom you trust...

John 9:29 We know that God spoke to Moses: as for this fellow, we know not from where he is.

Hebrews 3:2-5 Who was faithful to him that appointed him, as also Moses was faithful in all his house...

Cross References
Exodus 23:1
"You shall not spread a false report. You shall not join hands with a wicked man to be a malicious witness.

1 Kings 21:10
And set two worthless men opposite him, and let them bring a charge against him, saying, 'You have cursed God and the king.' Then take him out and stone him to death."

Jeremiah 26:11
Then the priests and the prophets said to the officials and to all the people, "This man deserves the sentence of death, because he has prophesied against this city, as you have heard with your own ears."

Jeremiah 37:13
When he was at the Benjamin Gate, a sentry there named Irijah the son of Shelemiah, son of Hananiah, seized Jeremiah the prophet, saying, "You are deserting to the Chaldeans."

Acts 6:10
But they could not withstand the wisdom and the Spirit with which he was speaking.

Acts 6:12
And they stirred up the people and the elders and the scribes, and they came upon him and seized him and brought him before the council,

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