GOD'S WORD® Translation (© 1995)
Everyone who sat in the council stared at him and saw that his face looked like an angel's face.
King James Bible
And all that sat in the council, looking stedfastly on him, saw his face as it had been the face of an angel.
Darby Bible Translation
And all who sat in the council, looking fixedly on him, saw his face as the face of an angel.
World English Bible
All who sat in the council, fastening their eyes on him, saw his face like it was the face of an angel.
Young's Literal Translation
and gazing at him, all those sitting in the sanhedrim saw his face as it were the face of a messenger.
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LibraryFilled with the Spirit
'Men ... full of the Holy Ghost and wisdom.' ... 'A man full of faith and of the Holy Ghost....' 'Stephen, full of faith and power.'--ACTS vi. 3, 5, 8. I have taken the liberty of wrenching these three fragments from their context, because of their remarkable parallelism, which is evidently intended to set us thinking of the connection of the various characteristics which they set forth. The first of them is a description, given by the Apostles, of the sort of man whom they conceived to be fit to …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
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But I can guarantee that whoever is angry with another believer will answer for it in court. Whoever calls another believer an insulting name will answer for it in the highest court. Whoever calls another believer a fool will answer for it in hellfire.
Then Jesus placed his hands on the man's eyes a second time, and the man saw clearly. His sight was normal again. He could see everything clearly even at a distance.
Then the chief priest asked Stephen, "Is this true?"
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