New International Version
But since they could see the man who had been healed standing there with them, there was nothing they could say.
King James Bible
And beholding the man which was healed standing with them, they could say nothing against it.
Darby Bible Translation
And beholding the man who had been healed standing with them, they had nothing to reply;
World English Bible
Seeing the man who was healed standing with them, they could say nothing against it.
Young's Literal Translation
and seeing the man standing with them who hath been healed, they had nothing to say against it,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They could say nothing against it - They could not gainsay the apostolic doctrine, for that was supported by the miraculous fact before them. If the doctrine be false, the man cannot have been miraculously healed: if the man be miraculously healed, then the doctrine must be true that it is by the name of Jesus of Nazareth that he has been healed. But the man is incontestably healed; therefore the doctrine is true.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Chester Cathedral, 1871. Acts iv. 13, 18-20. "Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marvelled; and they took knowledge of them, that they had been with Jesus. . . . And they called them, and commanded them not to speak at all nor teach in the name of Jesus. But Peter and John answered and said unto them, Whether it be right in the sight of God to hearken unto you more than unto God, judge ye. For we cannot but speak …
Charles Kingsley—All Saints' Day and Other Sermons
A Manifestation of God in Answer to Prayer
Against the Modern Free-Thinkers.
When they saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished and they took note that these men had been with Jesus.
So they ordered them to withdraw from the Sanhedrin and then conferred together.
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