New International Version
They seized Peter and John and, because it was evening, they put them in jail until the next day.
King James Bible
And they laid hands on them, and put them in hold unto the next day: for it was now eventide.
Darby Bible Translation
and they laid hands on them, and put them in ward till the morrow; for it was already evening.
World English Bible
They laid hands on them, and put them in custody until the next day, for it was now evening.
Young's Literal Translation
and they laid hands upon them, and did put them in custody unto the morrow, for it was evening already;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Being grieved - Διαπονουμενοι, They were thoroughly fatigued with the continuance of this preaching; their minds suffered more labor, through vexation at the success of the apostles, than the bodies of the apostles did in their fatiguing exercise of preaching during the whole day.
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 Jesus heard that John had been put in prison, he withdrew to Galilee.
They arrested the apostles and put them in the public jail.
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