New American Standard Bible
This man was listening to Paul as he spoke, who, when he had fixed his gaze on him and had seen that he had faith to be made well,
King James Bible
The same heard Paul speak: who stedfastly beholding him, and perceiving that he had faith to be healed,
Darby Bible Translation
This man heard Paul speaking, who, fixing his eyes on him, and seeing that he had faith to be healed,
World English Bible
He was listening to Paul speaking, who, fastening eyes on him, and seeing that he had faith to be made whole,
Young's Literal Translation
this one was hearing Paul speaking, who, having stedfastly beheld him, and having seen that he hath faith to be saved,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Who stedfastly beholding him - Fixing his eyes intently on him. See the notes on Acts 1:10.
And perceiving - How he perceived this is not said. Perhaps it was indicated by the ardor, humility, and strong desire depicted in his countenance. He had heard Paul, and perhaps the apostle had dwelt particularly on the miracles with which the gospel had been attested. The miracles performed also in Icontium had doubtless also been heard of in Lystra.
LibraryDeified and Stoned
'And when the people saw what Paul had done, they lifted up their voices, saying in the speech of Lycaonia, The gods are come down to us in the likeness of men. 12. And they called Barnabas, Jupiter; and Paul, Mercurius, because he was the chief speaker. 13. Then the priest of Jupiter, which was before their city, brought oxen and garlands unto the gates, and would have done sacrifice with the people. 14. Which when the apostles, Barnabas and Paul, heard of, they rent their clothes, and ran in among …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
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Jew and Gentile
The Sovereignty of God in Reprobation
When He entered the house, the blind men came up to Him, and Jesus said to them, "Do you believe that I am able to do this?" They said to Him, "Yes, Lord."
Then again He laid His hands on his eyes; and he looked intently and was restored, and began to see everything clearly.
But Peter, along with John, fixed his gaze on him and said, "Look at us!"
And fixing his gaze on him and being much alarmed, he said, "What is it, Lord?" And he said to him, "Your prayers and alms have ascended as a memorial before God.
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