New International Version
For the man who was miraculously healed was over forty years old.
King James Bible
For the man was above forty years old, on whom this miracle of healing was shewed.
Darby Bible Translation
for the man on whom this sign of healing had taken place was above forty years old.
World English Bible
For the man on whom this miracle of healing was performed was more than forty years old.
Young's Literal Translation
for above forty years of age was the man upon whom had been done this sign of the healing.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The man was above forty years old - The disease was of long standing, and consequently the more inveterate; but all difficulties, small or great, yield equally to the sovereign power of God. It is as easy with God to convert a sinner of forty or four-score, as one of ten years old. But he who now refuses to obey the call of God has neither reason nor revelation to support himself even in the most distant hope that he shall get, in a future time, the salvation which he rejects in the present.
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.
After further threats they let them go. They could not decide how to punish them, because all the people were praising God for what had happened.
On their release, Peter and John went back to their own people and reported all that the chief priests and the elders had said to them.
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