New American Standard Bible
and he was well spoken of by the brethren who were in Lystra and Iconium.
King James Bible
Which was well reported of by the brethren that were at Lystra and Iconium.
Darby Bible Translation
who had a good testimony of the brethren in Lystra and Iconium.
World English Bible
The brothers who were at Lystra and Iconium gave a good testimony about him.
Young's Literal Translation
who was well testified to by the brethren in Lystra and Iconium;
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Which - That is, Timothy. The connection requires us to understand this of him. Of the character of his father nothing is known.
Was well reported of - Was esteemed highly as a young man of piety and promise. Compare the notes on Acts 6:3. Compare 1 Timothy 5:10. Timothy had been religiously educated. He was carefully trained in the knowledge of the holy Scriptures, and was therefore the better qualified for his work, 2 Timothy 3:15.
LibraryThe Riot at Philippi
'And when her masters saw that the hope of their gains was gone, they caught Paul and Silas, and drew them into the marketplace unto the rulers, 20. And brought them to the magistrates, saying, These men, being Jews, do exceedingly trouble our city, 21. And teach customs, which are not lawful for us to receive, neither to observe, being Romans. 22. And the multitude rose up together against them: and the magistrates rent off their clothes, and commanded to beat them. 23. And when they had laid many …
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At this time Peter stood up in the midst of the brethren (a gathering of about one hundred and twenty persons was there together), and said,
But they shook off the dust of their feet in protest against them and went to Iconium.
In Iconium they entered the synagogue of the Jews together, and spoke in such a manner that a large number of people believed, both of Jews and of Greeks.
they became aware of it and fled to the cities of Lycaonia, Lystra and Derbe, and the surrounding region;
They went out of the prison and entered the house of Lydia, and when they saw the brethren, they encouraged them and departed.
But you know of his proven worth, that he served with me in the furtherance of the gospel like a child serving his father.
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