New International Version
On hearing this report, the captain of the temple guard and the chief priests were at a loss, wondering what this might lead to.
King James Bible
Now when the high priest and the captain of the temple and the chief priests heard these things, they doubted of them whereunto this would grow.
Darby Bible Translation
And when they heard these words, both the priest and the captain of the temple and the chief priests were in perplexity as to them, what this would come to.
World English Bible
Now when the high priest, the captain of the temple, and the chief priests heard these words, they were very perplexed about them and what might become of this.
Young's Literal Translation
And as the priest, and the magistrate of the temple, and the chief priests, heard these words, they were doubting concerning them to what this would come;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They doubted of them whereunto this would grow - They did not know what to think of the apostles, whether they had saved themselves by magic, or whether they were delivered by a real miracle; and they were at a loss to tell what the issue of these things would be.
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And Judas went to the chief priests and the officers of the temple guard and discussed with them how he might betray Jesus.
The priests and the captain of the temple guard and the Sadducees came up to Peter and John while they were speaking to the people.
"We found the jail securely locked, with the guards standing at the doors; but when we opened them, we found no one inside."
Then someone came and said, "Look! The men you put in jail are standing in the temple courts teaching the people."
At that, the captain went with his officers and brought the apostles. They did not use force, because they feared that the people would stone them.
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